For Health Professionals
This page has been prepared to provide literature information and its summary to health professionals for Aloe Barbadensis standardized extract, which is included in the content of Planto Baby cosmeceutical products.
Aloe barbadensis (Aloe vera) gel is obtained from the mucilage in the center of the leaf. It is the main ingredient used in commercial skin products and wound repair products for centuries. Aloe vera gel contains Vitamins A, B, C, E, enzymes, polysaccharides, amino acids, sugars, and minerals. Glycoproteins obtained from aloe vera gel were found to be effective in repair by cell proliferation and migration.
Aloe barbadensis (aloe vera) leaf extract, which is rich in polysaccharides, is frequently used for burns, sunburns, wounds and skin inflammations. In a randomized study, lyophilized aloe vera extract was studied on 20 volunteers and a significant increase was observed in the moistening of the skin after 2 weeks. However, there was no significant change in TEWL.
Aloe barbadensis (aloe vera) has traditionally been used for wounds, burns, insect stings and skin inflammations for centuries. It has antioxidant, anti-inflammatory, antimicrobial and immunomodulatory effects. The mamose-6 phosphate and acemannan in a. vera supports the epithelization for effective wound repair and supports collagen synthesis. Aloe vera is used for its wound repairing properties.
UV radiation reduces immunity to infections along with many other damages. Vitamin C, Vitamin E, flavonoids, phenolic acids fight with free radicals that cause negative changes in the skin. Therefore, the complex structures of the plants rather than the individual substances have a higher protective effect on the skin. Aloe barbadensis (aloe vera) gel revitalizes the skin and promotes the formation of new cells.