Organic & Herbs
If you enjoy Turmeric as an ingredient in spicy dishes, you might be surprised to learn that this kitchen storecupboard ingredient has amazing benefits for your skin too. It has been used in traditional skin care preparations for hundreds of years and many of these treatments can be made at home. However, I have to say that they are a bit messy - so I was pleased to find this range of skin care treatments containing Turmeric in the Clear Face range from Passport to Organics. Read the review here
Boswellia is a major component in the Ayurvedic medicine system of India. The white oleo-gum resin that comes from this tree is taken and dried into the incense called frankincense. Ancient healers used boswellia to treat conditions like rheumatism, diabetes, fevers, cardiovascular disorders and asthma. It was also consumed in the belief that it would increase longevity.
The Magic Of Maca Root - Maca is in the “Super-Food” category because of it’s rich nutritional profile. It is a source of naturally balanced proteins, starches, sugars, fiber, vitamins, minerals, fatty acids and just about everything you could want in a health supplement. Many people take a maca supplement instead of a synthetic multi-vitamin. It’s all natural and so absorbs into the body better.
Turmeric --- Turmeric is a great natural liver detoxifier. Studies conducted at The University of Maryland Medical Center suggest that it works as an antioxidant, protecting the liver against damage by free radicals and helps increase the production of bile by the gallbladder. It is often used in the treatment of gallstones and liver disorders by the systems of Chinese and Ayurvedic medicine.