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A – Z of Herbal Remedies

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Aloe Vera Gel and Tea Tree Oil

Other Names: Aloe Vera, Aloe Vera Gel, Aloes, Indian Aloe, First Aid Plant, Burn Aloe, True Aloe,  Medicine Aloe, Cape Aloes, Socotrine, House Leek, Sea House Leek, Aloe Barbadensis
Traditional Usages: Sunburn, Indigestion, Stomach Ulceration, Acne, Chapped Skin, Nappy Rash, Dry Scalp, Shampoo, Ringworm, Stretch Marks of Pregnancy, Wrinkles, Liver Spots, Itchy Dry Skin Conditions such as Shingles, Eczema and Poison Ivy, Burns, Leg Ulcers, Amnesia - Memory Enhancer, Low Libido, Depression, Eye Inflammations, Syphillis, Burns, Inflammatory Bowel Conditions such IBS, Colitis and Diverticulitis, Natural Source Vitamin B12
Resources: East and South Africa, Central and South America, India, Middle East, Caribbean Region, China
Parts Used: Leaves
Health Warniing: Do not use during Pregnancy or Breastfeeding.


Aloe Vera Gel and Tea Tree Oil - Herbal remedy for Herpes:  Apply a few drops of aloe vera gel or tea tree oil on the sore twice a day.

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