Table 1: Chemical Composition of A. vera

Aloe gel is a complex mixture of several components, although it appears to be a simple ingredient that has found consumer applications both as a cosmeceutical and a nutraceutical agent. Many compounds with diverse structures, such as tannins, flavonoids, terpenoids, carbohydrates and alkaloids, have been isolated from A. vera leaves and the exudate arising from the cells adjacent to the vascular bundles. This table contains the chemical composition of A. vera, from A to Z.13–14

Table showing the chemical composition of A. vera