Aloe Ferox Story

Aloe Ferox Story

Aloe Ferox is a succulent and well-known medicinal herb native to South Africa. Aloe Ferox has many different therapeutic uses and writings from as early as 1500BC in Ancient Egypt document its medicinal uses. For centuries this herb has been used topically for skin ailments like eczema and psoriasis. European sailors routinely used the sap to heal and protect their skin from the elements, rope burns, and salt water exposure. Modern research has verified the antiseptic, anti-inflammatory, and antibacterial functions of Aloe Ferox. Amongst other benefits, Aloe Ferox is known for its tonic effect on digestive functioning.  For centuries female...

Aloe Ferox South Africa

What is Aloe Ferox? All you need to know

What is Aloe Ferox? we are going to cover all you need to know about this fascinating medicinal plant. Aloe Ferox commonly known as “bitter aloe” is a species of flowering plant in the family Asphodelaceae. The name “ferox” means fierce in latin and refers to its spiky leaves.  The plant is indigenous to Southern Africa, it is also one of the several Aloe species used to make bitter aloes and also yields a non-bitter gel that is generally used in cosmetics. The plant is generally found in Southern Africa from the Swellendam district in the Western Cape province through...