Aloe Vera is really quite an incredible plant. It is a succulent plant and part of the lily family (Liliaceae), the same family that garlic and onions belong to. Man has used aloe therapeutically for over 5000 years; SmartShield is a huge fan of Aloe Vera and uses it in many of our products.

As an ingredient in SmartShield’s skincare products Aloe Vera acts as a penetrating agent, which pulls the sunscreen into the skin for hours of effectiveness. SmartShield is immediately absorbed into the skin rather than blocking or clogging the pores.

The list of benefits and effects for this miraculous plant are many: