Chamomile is a classic remedy for upset stomachs and irritated guts. It contains bitter components which promote digestive function, relieve bloating and aid liver detoxification. As a mild sedative, the herb is also soothing and restorative to the nervous system.
A deliciously warming digestive stimulant, ginger enhances the secretion of digestive enzymes and addresses indigestion. It is excellent to relieve nausea and bloating. It is also a great circulatory tonic, which improves oxygenation of the tissues, warms up cold hands and feet and enhances vitality and clarity of mind.
With a pleasant almond-like aroma, meadowsweet is traditionally used to soothe acid reflux. It is a rich source of vitamin C and of a wide range of important minerals including iron, calcium, magnesium and silica, which may need to be replenished after heavy alcohol consumption. It protects and heals the gut lining from irritation and inflammation. Meadowsweet is also a source of salicylic acid (a natural compound from which aspirin was synthesised), which is an effective remedy against headaches and other aches and pains.
Nutritive, relaxing and strengthening to the nervous system, oat straw helps dissolve tension, fatigue or stress associated with the excesses of the night before. A mild sedative, oat straw also provides the nerves with essential nutrients and helps repair any damage. Oat straw also contains mucilage, which is soothing and healing to the digestive tract.
Liquorice gently supports digestion and soothes the stomach and digestive tract. It helps to relieve any nausea and indigestion and lowers acidity. It also supports the liver’s natural detoxification work and protects it from damage from toxins including alcohol. Liquorice is a strengthening tonic – by supporting the adrenal glands, it improves resistance to physical and mental stress and helps address fatigue.
Also called “five flavour berry” due to its taste (salty, sour, bitter. sweet and umami), schisandra berry is an adaptogen – meaning it increases energy, endurance and resilience to stress. It helps bring balance where needed, soothing both body and mind. It is also an antioxidant, anti-inflammatory and contains significant amounts of vitamins C and E. Schisandra berry reduces stress levels and increases vitality and energy.
In addition to its sweet and warming taste, cinnamon is an invigorating circulatory stimulant, with natural anti-inflammatory and antioxidant benefits. It relieves tense and aching muscles and gently lifts fatigue.
Siberian ginseng is a famous natural energy booster. It improves mental and physical performance and helps to protect against the effects of stress. It has been used to increase energy and vitality for millenia. It improves digestion and absorption of nutrients, reduces LDL cholesterol and triglycerides, enhances immunity, protects the liver and regulates blood sugar levels. It increases blood flow to the brain and improves memory, concentration and mental stamina. With its powerful anti-fatigue effect, Siberian ginseng increases endurance and the ability of the mitochondria in the cells to produce energy.
Marshmallow leaf is rich in a moistening substance called mucilage, which makes it incredibly soothing and very effective to cool irritation and inflammation. It is ideal to nourish and protect mucous membranes along the digestive, respiratory or urinary systems. It is great to soothe any acidity and heartburn.
This product contains chamomile, ginger, meadowsweet, oat straw, cinnamon, Siberian ginseng, liquorice root, schisandra berry and marshmallow leaf.
Place one heaped teaspoon of loose herbs per cup of boiling water. Infuse for 5 minutes, strain, cool and enjoy. Drink one to three cups per day. Do not exceed recommended amount. Not suitable in pregnancy and breastfeeding. If you take any medication, please consult one of our medical herbalists or a healthcare practitioner before use. Keep out of reach of children. Store in a cool and dry place.