Aloe Vera is a popular ornamental plant that takes very little effort to look after and it contains a wide range of medicinal and health benefits. It is used in food products, cosmetics, herbal remedies and most popularly used in topical medications. Aloe is also used for diabetes and a range of gastrointestinal ailments. Its gel has the ability to heal wounds, and burns. Antioxidants derived from the Aloe plant are important because they can accelerate the regeneration of damaged skin, and also help cut out free radicals in the body while boosting immunity. Regular consumption of Aloe Vera gel lowers the blood sugar level among people with Type-2 diabetes. It is a natural laxative as it promotes intestinal health, relieves constipation, gastric ulcers, and Gastroesophageal reflux. Aloe Vera is an anti-irritant and used in moisturizers, soaps, and sunscreen lotions.