Aloe Vera Aloe Vera Aloe barbadensis Source: gel inside the leaves. Actions: wound healing, emollient, laxative. Therapeutic uses: gel can be applied topically to ease minor burns, scalds, cuts and sunburn. Liquid form can be drunk to soothe the digestive system and protect against ulcers. Bitter aloes, the bitter liquid exuded from the leaf, can be used to treat constipation. Typical Read More