Aloe vera gel contains antioxidant and antibacterial properties that can be extremely beneficial for your health. It belongs to a large family of substances by the name of Polyphenols. This helps to inhibit the growth of some bacteria that may cause certain infections. The aloe gel can penetrate three epidermal layers of skin and may even improve the absorption of other botanical herbs and plants. Aloe vera juice could also help support your immune system by slowing down the inflammatory process that is linked to certain conditions like asthma, eczema and Crohn's disease. The aloe vera juice is loaded with nutrients and it is also a great way to get an intake of minerals and vitamins, like vitamins B, C and E. It is also one of the few plant sources of vitamin B12 and also contains small amounts of calcium, potassium and zinc.
If you are interested in using aloe vera as an immune system booster please contact your doctor to discuss the risks and benefits.