Aloe Vera Gel, Juice, Extract and Oil. Aloe barbadensis. Pulverized from the inner fillet of Aloe Vera plants, then filtered for purity. As an oil, it is obtained by macerating Aloe Vera leaves in soybean oil. Aloe Vera moisturizes, conditions, and softens. It has numerous natural skin soothing properties. It is wonderful for treating burns, bites, and many other skin maladies. Aloe Vera also hydrates and facilitates tissue repair. It contains B vitamins as well as vitamin C and E, plus essential amino acids. Aloe Vera ranks in the "top ten" of our list of the most effective natural ingredients. It is native to East and South Africa. In all forms it oxidizes easily and must be preserved to maintain its healthy benefits.