The plant itself can be used as a topical treatment for healing and soothing minor cuts, scrapes and burns. Adding the gelatinous innards of the plant to vitamin E can act as a scar healer. You can treat rashes, insect bites, allergic skin reactions, shrink warts and heal eczema! The plant can be found in grocery stores with a diverse supply of produce for as little as $1.50! This plant that is under $2.00 has the ability to replace products that are not only expensive but are also more harmful than helpful in some cases.