aloe ferox

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Originally from South Africa, now also in Southwest U.S.A. , this is a much larger, more aggressive plant than Aloe Vera, sometimes having a stem reaching over 12 ft high (4m). The leaves have bigger thorns, and hold 20 times more bitter sap. Has a red flower stalk. Famous for it’s laxative properties, has fiber, stimulates peristalsis, soothes, cleanses and detoxifies toxic poisons from intestinal tract, relieves inflammation. More polysaccharides, vitamins, minerals and amino acids than Aloe Vera. Helps stimulate white blood cell production, heal wounds, inflammation and skin issues. Good for detoxifying old crap from bowels and body. Used for eczema, dermatitis, psoriasis, genital herpes, seborrhea, red eyelids, gums, ulcerative colitis, lung cancer, lowers blood sugar in diabetics, tightens skin, high antioxidant, contains aspirin-like compounds for pain relief. May cause some cramping as it works on intestines. Do not take while pregnant.
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The project created 75 jobs by training 75 tappers of aloe ferox (who harvest the plant in the wild) and organizing them in a cooperative.
Community Herbal Monograph on Aloe barbadensis Miller and Aloe (various species, mainly Aloe ferox Miller and its hybrids), EMEA/HMPC/76310/2006 Corrigendum, 9 p.
Main aloe products include aloe varietal juices - a line composed of aloe vera juice, aloe ferox juice, aloe arborescens juice, aloe chinensis juice and aloe saponaria juice-, aloe marmalades, aloe compote, and aloe formulations and aloe blends for new industrial applications, from animal nutrition to waste water treatment products.
10 vegetable oil (and) aloe ferox leaf extract) Fragancia Herbess #MEX-E00016458 (Mane) (Fragrance) 0.