The Surprising Truth About Aloe Vera

Aloe vera - Aloe Barbadensis MillerYou’ve reached for aloe when you’ve spent too much time in the sun. You’ve seen it listed as a ingredient in many of your personal care products. It’s always been there. Simple. Ordinary. Trusted.
There’s a reason aloe vera gel is trusted in products you see every day. And that reason dates back thousands of years. The earliest civilizations revered this extraordinary botanical for its astonishing properties. Its legendary uses have been passed down through time, enhanced by scientific innovation and centuries of experience.

Let aloe surprise you as it:

  • Nourishes your digestive system
  • Infuses you with energy
  • Protects skin from free radical damage
  • Promotes skin’s natural healing
  • Is the only vegetarian source of vitamin B12
  • ... And so much more

Forever Living Products offers you a complete line of nurturing products based on 100% pure aloe vera gel. Harvested by hand from our own plantations and immediately stabilized for purity, our aloe nourishes your body - inside and out - with products ranging from age-defying facial treatments to delicious, antioxidant rich drinks.



The Best Aloe for the Best Products

Aloe Vera PlantAloe Barbadensis Miller. It’s a mouthful, but it’s a name worth knowing.
There are around 400 species of aloe plants. They are all succulents found in arid regions throughout the world. They’re each beneficial in their own ways, but there is only one species that has been recognized for millenia for its magically soothing abilities—Aloe Barbadensis Miller.
Records of this plant exist on Sumerian clay tablets from as early as 2200 BC. Aloe’s cosmetic and medical benefits were prized the by ancient civilizations of Egypt, China, Greece, Rome, India, and Arabia. Just like these ancient civilizations, Forever Living reveres aloe for its soothing, nurturing properties.
We rely on the most valuable, most exclusive aloe vera to enhance our health and beauty products. We own all the aloe plantations used to make our products, so we can guarantee the purity and potency of all our products.
Our aloe vera products were the first to be awarded The International Aloe Science Council’s Seal of Approval. Look for their seal of approval on all of our aloe products.
We insist on the best—and that’s exactly what you get.



The Science of Nature

Aloe Vera Science - the Science of NatureNature has given us so many gifts. Our science helps us use them to their full potential. Forever Living Products employs respected scientists who are world leaders in product development. Because of their dedication, Forever Living is able to bring you innovative products you can’t find anywhere else like Forever Freedom, Forever Bright Toothgel, and our age-defying Sonya Skin Care products.

When it comes to aloe, our scientific leadership ensures you get the freshest, most potent product. Our special harvesting and stabilization processes preserve aloe in its freshest form for maximum benefits. Look for the International Aloe Science Seal of Approval.



Growth and Harvesting

Aloe vera harvestingAloe is the source of our health. The source of our phenomenal products. The source of our business. We take great care in making sure we provide you with the very best aloe on the planet. That’s why we own our plantations.
Forever Living Products owns aloe plantations in northern Mexico and southern Texas in the Rio Grande Valley. But our main source of aloe comes from our 5,000-acre plantation in the Dominican Republic—the largest in the world.
Instead of relying on pesticides, we use goats and sheep to naturally control weeds and provide 100% natural fertilizer to grow a superb crop without compromising the health of the aloe or the environment.
We employ local farmers and provide excellent working conditions. The steady jobs and pay are often the envy of other towns.
Our farmers harvest our aloe by hand, treating them with care. The leaves are processed within hours, so you get the purest, freshest aloe vera gel intact with all its inherent qualities.



More Than Just a Burn Balm

Enjoy Aloe Vera JuiceYou probably know aloe to be a cooling botanical that soothes burns and other skin irritations. While soothing burns is one of aloe’s amazing abilities, there’s so much more to aloe. As a succulent plant that thrives in even the driest of deserts, aloe’s graceful sword-like leaves are filled with hundreds of nutritional compounds and life-sustaining moisture that benefit the body on the inside and out.
Forever Living provides dozens of products featuring stabilized aloe vera in its purest, most potent form. From nutritional drinks to soothing lotions, and beautifying treatments, you’ll notice the aloe difference right away. Every product we offer nourishes and soothes, helping improve your overall wellness and health.



Why Drink Aloe?

Aloe Vera Nutritional DrinksThe essential goodness in aloe vera makes it an excellent source of nutrition. Aloe boasts a natural infusion of 20 minerals, 18 amino acids, and 12 vitamins that are important to your overall health. In fact, aloe vera is the only vegetarian source of vitamin B12.
Our exclusive aloe drinks are rich cocktails containing pure aloe pulp and liquid that nourish your body, benefit your digestive system, amplify your energy level, and deliver pure nutrition with every serving.



The Touch of Aloe

As one of the oldest recognized natural remedies, aloe vera has long been lauded for its natural soothing, cooling, and moisturizing abilities. When applied to your skin, it can soothe burns, comfort and moisturize stressed skin, and even help aid in your skin’s ability to heal itself.



The Beauty Secret of the Ancients

Beautiful hair with FLP Aloe vera productsThe legendary Egyptian queen Cleopatra championed the nature of aloe. She is reputed to have anointed her skin with aloe gel and even bathe in it. It was one of the secrets to her fabled beauty.

Aloe vera is a desert plant with amazing abilities to absorb and retain moisture. It contains 200 beneficial compounds that promote glowing, youthful looking skin and hair:

  • Salicylic acid, a natural exfoliant recommended by dermatologists
  • 12 vitamins including the antioxidant vitamins A, C, and E
  • 18 amino acids, including all 8 essential amino acids the body cannot produce
  • Beneficial enzymes
  • Numerous other nutritional ingredients


Quality Certified

Forever Living is committed to bringing you the best products. By this, we mean more than just effective products. We hold ourselves to the highest standards and we actively seek out external certifications to prove that to you.

Look for these certifications on our products:

  • International Aloe Science Council
  • PETA Cruelty Free
  • Islamic Seal of Approval
  • Kosher
  • Halal

Forever Living Products Quality Certificates