Gut Lab: Immunity
naturally support, strengthen + protect our cells / may help in decreasing overall inflammation in the body / known for adrenal support / helps us to adapt + stay in harmony on all levels / may help reduce cortisol levels (which assists in healing leaky gut + many associated symptoms!)
lab notes | add a quarter to half a teaspoon to tea, smoothies, dressings, or soups
ingredients | (turkey tail mushroom extract, shiitake mushroom extract, turmeric root, astragalus root, ashwagandha root, ginger root, black pepper)*, love. *organic powder
turkey tail mushroom extract: used to assist in smoother digestion thanks to the prebiotics (gut health!) it is said to offer, it may also act as a super strong anti-viral, + ally in modulating the immune system. turkey tail has been said to support those going through chemotherapy.
shiitake mushroom extract: known to contain all 8 essential amino acids, as well as essential fatty acids, shiitake is used for its ability to support immune function + promote optimal gut health. this mushroom has been used to help protect against cardiovascular disease, + obesity. shiitake may also boost energy, support brain health + provide building blocks for healthier skin! (okay now we’re bragging.)
turmeric root: traditionally used as a powerful anti-inflammatory, + known to increase antioxidant capacity of the body, helping to fight free radicals. this in turn may assist in preventing neurodegenerative disease, + may help support those with common digestive issues, joint pain, + symptoms of depression.
astragalus root: this super adaptogen has been used for thousands of years. at 4 years old the root is harvested + has been used to help support the immune system, which in turn may help combat stress + disease! it may help to lower cholesterol, improve cardiovascular wellness + has been shown to have anti-oxidative qualities. this root is used to reduce inflammation, + what’s more, it may even help regulate or prevent diabetes!
ashwagandha root: for thousands of years, this revered ancient plant has been used to help relieve stress, increase energy + brain function, + reduce cortisol levels. it may help to reduce overall inflammation, cholesterol, blood glucose levels + symptoms of depression. ashwagandha is also said to assist in boosting libido, fertility, + increasing strength. now that's incredible.
ginger root: this superfood is known as a powerful anti-inflammatory. ginger may help with chronic indigestion + is traditionally used to help relieve pain, especially related to menstruation. it has been used as an antibacterial, + as an antioxidant which may help support the immune system, as well as prevent cognitive decline.
black pepper: more than just a spice! it is known as an antibacterial in nature which may in turn relieve symptoms of cough/colds. black pepper has also been used to stimulate digestion + support intestinal health. what’s more, it may also increase the bioavailability of curcumin which is known to be the active compound found in turmeric. now that’s nothing to sneeze at!
nt. wt. 40g [1.4oz]
turkey tail + shiitake: 100% fruiting body, sustainably grown on natural substrates
caution + warnings | not for use while pregnant, if breastfeeding consult with a practitioner prior to use. made in a facility that may also handle eggs, wheat, tree nuts, + peanuts
disclaimer | the information found on this site is for educational purposes only. it is not meant to diagnose, prevent, or cure any disease or illness. Immunity