Also known as bitter aloe or Cape Aloe, Aloe Ferox is an aloe plant that originated in South Africa, which is known to have higher phytonutrient and nutritional values than of Aloe Vera. Studies suggests that the gel extracted from its leaves has anti-inflammatory properties and contains phytoactives which is beneficial in soothing skin and repairing its common problems.
Source: Sin, et al. 2013. Cultivation, Phytochemical Studies, Biological Activities and Medicinal Uses of Aloe ferox, Grandfather of Aloes an Important Amazing Medicinal Plant. International Journal of Pharmacology