Our Detox Tincture contains organic Burdock & Dandelion root, Chamomile & Calendula. Small batch herbalism harvested on the farm.
Burdock Root (Arctium lappa) Burdock is one of the best herbs for skin problems and can be used internally & externally to help relieve eczema, psoriasis and other skin related imbalances. Burdock is a specific remedy for the liver, it’s cooling which makes it useful for hot, agitated conditions. Burdock is helpful for nourishing and toning the liver and having beneficial effects on the lymphatic system, which is an important part of the immune system. Burdock is recommended whenever there is lymph stagnation or congestion.
Chamomile (Anthemis nobilis and Matricaria recutita) This small and gentle plant has been long used as a beverage tea but is equally valued for its powerful medicinal properties. It is one of the best children’s herbs. It has been used for treating children’s colic, nervous stress, infections and stomach disorders. One of chamomile’s major constituents is azulen volatile oil. Azulen contains a whole complex of active principles that serve as anti inflammatory and antipyretic agents. It’s medicinal action is most obvious in three major areas: the nervous system, the immune system and the digestive system.
Calendula ( Calendula officinalis) Calendula flower is a powerful vulnerary, healing wounds by promoting cell repair and growth. The flower is also a noted antiseptic and anti inflammatory, it can help keep infections at bay. The flowers mild astringent and antiseptic properties are helpful for treating gastrointestinal problems such as ulcers, cramps, indigestion and diarrhea. Calendula is one of the best herbs for nourishing & cleansing the lymphatic system.
Dandelion Root (Taraxacum officinale) The root is a classic liver tonic or “blood purifier”, with a stimulating and decongesting effect on the liver. It also encourages optimal digestion, with a rich supply of bitter compounds that, having stimulated receptor sites on the tongue, signal the digestive tract. The root also stimulates the production of bile, which in turn helps break down cholesterol and fat.
Ginger (Zingiber officinale) Ginger contains a proteolytic enzyme that has been shown to reduce inflammation and help repair damaged joints and cartilage tissue. It improves circulation in the pelvis and numerous studies confirm that Ginger lowers triglycerides linked to diabetes and heart disease.
Dandelion Root & Ginger loose leaf tea pairs well with our “Detox” tincture as a lymphatic and liver tonic blend for a soothing immune system focus.
Ingredients: Organic dandelion & burdock root, chamomile & calendula aerial parts & 76% grain vodka.
1.5 oz of organic dried dandelion root & ginger rhizome loose leaf tea.
Directions: Shake well before use. Keep in a cool dark area. Keep out of reach of children. Avoid use during pregnancy.
0.25 mL dose 1-3 x/day. Use 1 tsp of dandelion & ginger/cup of tea. Decoct - bring root and rhizomes to a boil, cover and lower heat to a simmer for 15 minutes, strain and pour.
Size: 15mL & 1.5 oz bag