Aloe, Cape Powder - ALOE SPICATA
Available in 1 OZ, 1/4 LB, 1/2 LB, 1 LB.
Description: Aloe is a succulent plant belonging to the Liliaceae family, with perennial, strong and fibrous roots and numerous fleshy leaves, proceeding from the upper part of the root. Aloes (Cape) Powder consists of the liquid exuded from the transversely-cut bases of the leaves of Aloe Spicata, evaporated to dryness.
Origin: South Africa
Other Names: Burn Plant, Medicine Plant
Part Used: Dehydrated and powdered leaf
Medicinal Uses: Aloe has been used in ointments and creams to assist the healing of wounds, burns, eczema and psoriasis. Aloe has been known for use with issues of the gastrointestinal tract, and for its soothing and cleansing properties.
Precautions and Adverse Reactions: Caution advised for those with kidney issues.
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