Gut Lab: Glow
antioxidant powerhouse - glow from the inside out / may reduce GI tract inflammation / may aid in growth of healthy gut bacteria (love your guts!) / known to improve circulation, flush toxins, + balance hormones / which equals your clearest, most glowy skin ever!
lab notes | add a quarter to half a teaspoon to tea, smoothies, dressings, or soups
ingredients | (maca root, baobab, tremella mushroom extract, turmeric root, sea buckthorn berry, spirulina, black pepper)*, love. *organic powder
maca root: this adaptogenic superfood is a member of the cruciferous family (like broccoli + cabbage!). it has been used for thousands of years. this slightly sweet + nutty flavoured root may help balance hormones, has been used to support the immune system, act as an aphrodisiac, + has been said to help to increase focus + energy by regulating the hypothalamus and pituitary gland. maca is known to have all 8 essential amino acids, calcium, magnesium, zinc, iron, + vitamins B1,B2, C + E! talk about an ancient treasure.
baobab: the fruit of the ancient, majestic baobab tree has been used for thousands of years- only more recently we are beginning to understand just why this fruit is so incredible! baobab is used to support the immune system with its impressive vitamin C, potassium, magnesium, + calcium content! known to assist with digestion + nurture optimal health in the gut as it is full of both soluble + insoluble fibre, making baobab a wonderful prebiotic. what’s more, baobab has been used as a powerful antioxidant, as well as considered beneficial for those on a low glycemic diet!
tremella mushroom extract: deemed a “beauty” mushroom, tremella is traditionally used for healthier, glowy skin due to it’s hydrating + skin protective qualities (oh la la!). known to be high in fiber, tremella may also promote growth of good bacteria (essential for optimal health!) in the gut all the while protecting the stomach lining + reducing overall inflammation. she’s known as a powerful antioxidant, + may also assist in supporting the liver + cardiovascular system.
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.
sea buckthorn berry: this brightly coloured berry was used traditionally to prevent aging + to smooth + clear up the skin. this beauty has been shown to be loaded with vitamins, minerals, flavonoids, + fatty acids that may assist with fighting oxidation + has been used to reduce inflammation!
spirulina: this blue green algae thrives in an alkaline fresh water system + loves sunshine. used for helping the good bacteria in our gut to flourish + may also help detox heavy metals (so important!). spirulina may increase production of antibodies (infection fighting good guys!) + reduce inflammation. not only that, spirulina has been shown to be full of protein, as well as all essential amino acids which may assist in supporting energy levels!
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]
tremella: 100% fruiting body, sustainably grown on natural substrates
cautions + warnings | if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, consult with a health care practitioner prior to use. products are made in a facility that also handles wheat, grains, peanuts + tree nuts
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