Aloe Vera powder

Aloe Vera powder Organic 50g

$24.00 inc. GST

Aloe Vera Powder is composed of the freeze-dried inner “gel” of aloe leaf plants, which is then freeze dried and ground to a fine powder.  Aloe Vera powder contains Vitamin A, B1, B2, B3, B6, B12, C and E, and folic acid.  It also contains minerals, trace elements and nutrients.  Compared to Aloe Vera liquid, the powder is 200x the strength.  So if you were using 5% Aloe Vera liquid in a product, then you would only need 0.025% of the powder to get the same level of active ingredients.

Aloe Vera has anti-irritant, soothing and moisturising properties, and is commonly used in skincare creams, lotions and gels, as well as Haircare.  Aloe Vera Gel is useful in aftersun products to soothe the effects of sunburn on the skin.  Aloe Vera Gel can be made using the Aloe Vera Powder, plus a gelling agent such as carbomers (synthetic), gums (natural) or clays (natural).           Contact us to get recipes on how to make your own Aloe Vera Gels.

Uses of Aloe Vera Gel include;

Skincare                As a moisturising agent for hand and body lotions, face creams, foot care, balms.

Haircare               As a moisturiser and anti-irritant for shampoos, conditioners and hair styling products

Healing                Apply to irritated or inflamed skin to soothe and calm symptoms

Aftersun care      To soothe sunburnt and/or windburnt skin

Food                     As an aid to digestion

Oral care             May be useful for gum disease and pain caused by ulcers

Facial Wash       Take a small amount of powder and wet with water, make a paste in the palm of your hand and apply with circular motions, then rinse

Soapmaking       Aloe Vera powder can be added to cold process soaps to provide the skin with nutrients and healing properties.

 

7 in stock (backorders allowed)

Additional Information

Weight 0.5 kg