Thayers Witch Hazel with Aloe Vera formula cools, refreshes and cleanses. Original Witch Hazel Astringent Pads with Aloe Vera contain sterilized pads pre-moistened with witch hazel and may help cool and soften the skin, improve complexion, refresh skin after bath or shaving, or cleanse the skin. These handy, soft pre-moistened pads contain a gentle Native American formula for clear, soft, younger-looking skin. After exposure to the sun or wind. Refreshing: After shaving, bathing or showering. Cleansing: Gently remove dirt, oil or make-up. America's Oldest Witch Hazel and Slippery Elm Company since 1847.