Juices that contain aloe vera include GNC Natural Brand Aloe Vera Juice, Pharm-Aloe Aloe Vera Leaf Juice, Nature's Sunshine Aloe Vera Juice and Dynamic Health Juice. As of 2015, all of these juices are available for purchase from online retailers.
Aloe vera is the common name of a species of the plant genus Aloe. There are more than 400 known species of aloe. Aloe vera is also referred to as aloe barbadensis and may be referred to as such on many product labels. The International Aloe Science Council asserts that only products that contain acemannan, a naturally occurring polysaccharide found in aloe vera, should be labeled as aloe vera products.
Aloe vera leaf juice is made by grinding entire plant leaves, treating, and then filtering them. This juice has many health benefits. Aloe vera leaf juice alkalizes the body, helping it to resist disease. It removes toxins from the body and supports the immune system. Aloe vera lowers high cholesterol by impeding its absorption into the body.
Aloe vera thrives in temperate climates and is grown commercially in the U.S., Central America, South America, China, India, Africa, the Caribbean, Australia and the Asian tropics. Several other countries are beginning to grow aloe vera for commercial use.