Aloe vera (Aloe barbadensis) is a cactus-like plant that grows in hot, dry climates and has been used for its medicinal properties by many cultures for millennia.
- It contains healthful plant compounds.
- It has antioxidant and antibacterial properties.
- It accelerates wound healing.
- It reduces dental plaque.
- It helps treat canker sores.
- It reduces constipation.
- It may improve skin and prevent wrinkles.
- It lowers blood sugar levels.