Tag Archives: herb

Recharge and Glow with He Shou Wu

You may have heard of He Shou Wu (aka Fo-Ti) before, because it has been made famous by its anti-aging properties, and ability to help eliminate grey hair. Let’s delve a little deeper into the history and health benefits of this potent root extract powder. Prepare to recharge and glow! Let’s start by looking at… READ MORE

How to Detox The Kidneys & Bladder

We’ve posted about the function and importance of detoxifying the liver and gallbladder, the stomach and bowels, the lymphatic system, and the endocrine glands. So, now it’s time to focus on the kidneys and bladder! Most people know a little about the kidneys and bladder, but a more in depth understanding of even their most… READ MORE

The Magic of Moonshine Yarrow

Learning about the magical benefits of herbal medicine is something we enjoy immensely here at Our Botanicals. As we introduce another new powerful herb to our shop, we would like to focus our attention on Moonshine Yarrow and share all the reasons why it was next in line to be added to our repertoire. What… READ MORE

Is It Time to Detox Your GI Tract?

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Detoxification and holistic nutrition is definitely #trending. There is a vast amount of information out there and it can be pretty confusing when you don’t know where to start. If you are someone who is at the beginning of your detoxification path and you haven’t learned about or focused on your GI Tract (gastrointestinal tract),… READ MORE

Discover Ashwagandha’s Herbal Intelligence

Ashwagandha, otherwise known as Indian ginseng or winter cherry, has been used in both Ayurvedic and Chinese medicine for over 2,500 years. In fact, a loose translation of its Sanskrit name can be understood as ‘strength of the stallion’ or ‘smell of the horse’, due to it’s potency in regulating the immune system, enabling faster… READ MORE

The Restorative Power of Licorice Root

Finding New Levels of Peace With Licorice Root I recently had some first hand experience with the restorative and healing power of Our Licorice Root Extract. Just a little over a week ago I found myself with a sore throat and knew this was the first symptom of many to come. I began making fresh herbal tea… READ MORE

The Healing Power of Plantain

Spotlight on The Healing Power of Plantain When I first ventured into the world of Holistic health, I had no idea how big of a role botanical herbs would play in my life. I used to think herbs had medicinal (but very gentle) effects on the body. As I studied more I began to realize… READ MORE