ALOE VERA Aloe vera
Aloe Vera is a member of the Lily family and has been used by mankind for its healing properties for thousands of years.
Containing 96% water, it is a wonderful moisturizer and aids in the skin’s ability to hydrate itself and to remain soft and supple.
The main active ingredient is aloin, a C-glycoside manufactured by the plant. The cosmetics industry is the main consumer of aloe because of its healing, soothing and moisturizing characteristics.
It is used in sunscreen, after sun products, creams, lotions and wash products.
For additional information: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aloe