Indian Journal of Dermatology
REVIEW ARTICLE
Year
: 2008  |  Volume : 53  |  Issue : 4  |  Page : 163--166

Aloe vera: A short review


Amar Surjushe, Resham Vasani, DG Saple 
 Department of Dermatology, Venereology and Leprosy, Grant Medical College and Sir J J Group of Hospitals, Mumbai - 400 008 Maharashtra, India

Correspondence Address:
Amar Surjushe
Department of Dermatology, Venereology and Leprosy, Grant Medical College, Gokuldas Tejpal Hospital, Mumbai - 400 008, Maharashtra
India

Aloe vera is a natural product that is now a day frequently used in the field of cosmetology. Though there are various indications for its use, controlled trials are needed to determine its real efficacy. The aloe vera plant, its properties, mechanism of action and clinical uses are briefly reviewed in this article.


How to cite this article:
Surjushe A, Vasani R, Saple D G. Aloe vera: A short review.Indian J Dermatol 2008;53:163-166


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Surjushe A, Vasani R, Saple D G. Aloe vera: A short review. Indian J Dermatol [serial online] 2008 [cited 2020 Dec 2 ];53:163-166
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