A well-rounded whole body tonic herb blend designed to nurture all 3 treasures- Jing(Essence), Chi(Qi), and Shen(Spirit). This blend of highly revered tonic herbs will help to support all systems with a focus on kidney/adrenal, reproductive, respiratory, digestive, heart, and brain.
Tonic Herbs nurture our lives on every level- physically, mentally, emotionally, and spiritually. The use of tonic herbs puts the focus on prevention. It is much easier to keep the body healthy then it is to heal it once it breaks down. With consistent use of tonic herbs, you become more adaptive, you are able to do things that you avoided in the past and with more resilience. You may likely have more energy and rely less on stimulants and feel more calm and balanced throughout the day. For some the results can be instantaneous, for others it can be subtle at first, with cumulative effects resulting over time. †
Usage: 1-2 tsp 1-2 times per day in water, tea, or favorite beverage. Also try straight on the tongue with a little water. Use daily for best results.
He Shou Wu
He Shou Wu, is one of the premiere Superior class tonic herbs. It is a longevity and Yin Essence replenishing herb of the highest order. Legend has it that it can return an aging person to his or her youthful years. It builds essence, builds blood, and enhances reproductive function for men and women alike. It is also used in formulas for supporting hair growth and reversing premature graying of hair.
He Shou wu has been prized for centuries because of its ability to prevent premature aging and enhance longevity and youthfulness. According to Chinese theory, He Shou Wu restores and nourishes the primal energy of the body known as "Jing" or "Essence." By nourishing that root energy the skeletal system, the muscular system, and the nervous system are tonified and energized.
He Shou Wu has also been shown to increase the body's level of SOD (superoxide dismutase), a critical antioxidant that the body produces to fight free radical damage. SOD helps the body maintain proper cellular function and replication with protection against DNA damage.He Shou Wu may act as an MAO inhibitor. This inhibition essentially helps support the recycling of dopamine and serotonin in the brain instead of being broken down by MAO (Monoamine Oxidase)
He Shou Wu is very rich in the mineral Zinc, which supports reproductive and sexual energy, and Iron, which supports healthy blood building.Like any Jing tonic, He Shou Wu can help to build potential energy used for achieving, creating, and healing.
Cistanche is a premier Yang Jing tonic. Cistanche is excelent for anyone wanting to increase sexual and physical energy. It assists in blood quality making it a great herb for athletes and lovers. In some ancient texts, it is said that the consumption of Cistanche directs blood flow to the pelvic and genital area with the resulting effect of supporting sexual function. The Yang energy of Cistanche can be used for sexual vigor or may be directed to any creative outlet.
Cistanche is powerful yet gentle in its action and appropriate for most anyone. Cistanche is among the safest class of herbs.
Additional benefits are found in the colon where Cistanche can help moisten the intestines and support healthy bowel movement. It also is a great memory tonic.
Astragalus root has been revered for centuries in Chinese Medicine and used as a general tonic and medicine for many ailments. It provides unique polysaccharides to the immune system, enhances strength, stamina, and energy, and may support healthy digestion and respiratory function.
Astragalus is one of the great tonic herbs as it strongly tonifies the vital Qi of the body. Our Qi is our daily energy dervied from our lungs as we breathe, and our food as we eat and digest. Astragalus tonifies our lungs and our digestive organs, particularly, the spleen. It is also a first class herb for maintaining a healthy immune system. Astragalus also houses what is called "upright qi" which is the energy in the body that supports upright posture and the correct position of the organs. Compounds in Astragalus have recently been discovered which may support the bodies' ability to age at a slower rate by keeping the chromosome “caps” called telomeres, healthy and long. †
Goji Berries are ranked #1 in Chinese Medicine. They are classified as a Yin tonic, and support all three treasures. Goji may help support production of blood and fluids, strengthen and brighten the eyes, create cheerfulness, and support the legs. They are very high in antioxidants, a complete protein with 18 amino acids and 14% protein by weight, over 20 trace minerals, Iron, B vitamins, Vitamin A, E, & C, and immune supporting polysaccharides.
Our Goji Powder is carefully manufactured to the highest quality standards from Organic Goji Berries grown on the Tibetan Plateau. This area remains among the purest areas in the world for growing Goji.
Reishi Mushroom is regarded as an adaptogen, immune system modulator, cardiovascular protector, and a powerful heart opening Shen(spirit) tonic. Reishi is often touted as the single most effective and well-rounded tonic herb in the world and gentle enough for virtually all age groups. Enjoy this precious herb daily for enhanced super-you powers.
Reishi works on the heart, liver and lung meridians. It is among the few tonic herbs that is known to nurture all three treasures of the body according to Chinese medicine - Jing, Qi, and Shen. There have been over 100 different nutrients discovered in Reishi. Many of these rare nutrients directly feed the immune system. These nutrients strengthen the body and promote balance and have been useful for a large variety of ailments. If you consume stimulants such as cacao or caffeine, consider combining with Reishi for a more holistic and balanced effect due to its anti-stimulant properties.