FRESH LEAVES AND HEALTHY PLANTS FROM ALOE FRESH
Now at MATAKANA MARKET every Saturday 8am to 1pm
Aloe Vera - What's Real?
Aloe Vera Barbadensis or Barbadensis-Miller (the True Aloes) for healthy skin, healthy body and medicinal use....more
DON'T BE FOOLED!
The Aloe Vera labelled plants sold at numerous retailers throughout NZ are not the True Medicinal Aloe Vera used by the Health and Skin-care industries worldwide. .......more
The Myth and
of Aloe Vera
The two popular synonyms that appear often in regards to the Aloe Vera plant are The Silent Healer and The Miracle Plant.
There are over 500 varieties of aloe throughout the world. Of these only three have the Health properties the name Aloe Vera is renown for.
Aloe Barbadensis-Miller is the variety used throughout the Health and Cosmetic Industry and is the most beneficial to health and skin care.
Diagrams with full instructions on
how to extract the gel for juice.
Refrigerated juice will keep for about 4 - 6 days.
The Fresh Aloe leaf will keep it's beneficial qualities for about 3 weeks stored in a cool and dry environment.
Only refrigerate leaf in hot, humid months.
If you wish to extend the life of the juice naturally, add 0.5% Ascorbic Acid (Vitamin C) powder. A level tsp per litre.
This will extend the life well beyond a month.
Ascorbic Acid powder is available in most health or organic stores and some chemists or you can buy it online at Pure Nature - https://www.purenature.co.nz/products/vitamin-c-ascorbic-acid?_pos=1&_sid=ffb0da6e4&_ss=r
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