Name: Aloe vera oil Synonyms: Aloe oil CAS Number: 100084-89-7 EINECS: 309-126-3 The use of Aloe Vera oil is not a recent trend, but it has been brought to extensive use since ages and this can be completely attributed to the manifold benefits it provides. There are near about 500 species of Aloe Vera, the botanical name of which is Aloe barbadensis. It belongs to the Liliaceae family and is known by different names such as Aloe vera, Barbados Aloe, Curacao Aloe etc. This herbal plant is often called the 'lily of the desert'. The oil extracted from Aloe Vera plant is believed to be a great skin rejuvenator. Aloe Vera oil ensures speedy recovery of wounds and is also quite effective in treating sunburns. In addition, Aloe Vera oil is very beneficial in curing Arthritis. Aloe Vera is known to possess anti inflammatory properties. Aloe Vera oil also serves as a wonderful moisturizer. Aloe Vera oil is able to penetrate quickly and deeply into the skin and therefore is a popular choice amongst the base oils for use in Aromatherapy. For body scars and stretch marks, Aloe Vera oil truly works wonders. Aloe Vera oil provides innumerable health benefits for which it is preferred the most. Aloe Vera oil is not oil that comes direct from a plant. It is infused oil, much like the way a tea is made.