Receive the healthy benefits that superfoods like medicinal mushrooms have to offer! Used for thousands of years, the medley of mushrooms and herbs chosen for this tea contain active compounds that protect and boost the immune system.
Mushroom Medley™ - Cinnamon/Ginger
Turkey tail mushrooms are one of the most researched and highly regarded medicinal mushrooms. They are most prized for their source of anticancer polysaccharide, PSK. PSK is known to fight cancer and halt tumors by inhibiting the growth of cancer cells and strengthening the immune system.
Chaga mushrooms are gaining popularity around the world for their ability to inhibit tumor growth. This mushroom is high in antioxidants like Beta Glucans and Betulinic Acid. These antioxidants can have a direct effect on cell death within a tumor.
Reishi mushrooms have been used for millennia as a way to enforce the immune system. Also used in cancer prevention, Reishi mushrooms appear to target various stages of cancer development. Chemotherapy and radiation patients using Reishi report lesser side effects and smoother post operation recovery.
Astragalus Root is a powerful herb used to support immune function. Currently, Astragalus is widely used for inflammation, stress, diabetes regulation and cardiovascular health. In addition, research suggests that this herb may have anticancer properties.
Tundra Tea, or commonly known as Labroador Tea, is a plant found in the tundra regions of Alaska and Canada. This ingredient, along with other flavorful herbs and spices in this tea, are well known for their anti-inlammatory properties.
Labrador Leaves, traditionally has been taken as a beverage by the indigenous people of North America including the Inuit and Athabaskan-speaking groups. According to some scientific studies, Labrador tea exhibits strong antioxidant activities that help in reducing the effects of cardiovascular diseases and cancer. Research reveals that consumption of Labrador tea is beneficial in lessening muscle and joint pain as well as alleviating inflammatory conditions like rheumatism.
Moringa The National Institute of Health named moringa the "plant of the year" because of its science-baked health benefits and the fact that every part of the tree, including its bark, is edible. Moringa's combination of essential amino acids, antioxidants, and phytonutrients. According to multiple studies, these work as well at fighting inflammation as anti-inflammatory drugs. Let's talk Moringa, the superfood. Gram for gram, Moringa has twice the protein as yogurt, seven times the vitamin C as oranges, and a whopping four times the calcium as cow's milk. It's also an excellent source of vitamin A and potassium.
Cinnamon The anti-bacterial and anti-inflammatory properties of cinnamon are derived from cinnamaldehyde, a major constituent of cinnamon. This powerful anti-inflammatory agent blocks the release of arachidonic acid. Excess amounts of arachidonic acid can lead to inflammation.
Chrysanthemum These flowers have been used for hundred of years in Chinese medicine and now scientists have started to research the medicinal benefits of chrysanthemums because of their popularity in alternative practices. One study found that some chemicals extracted from chrysanthemum flowers can reduce inflammation. Another found that chrysanthemum extract could help treat bone disorders like osteoporosis.
These organic signature teas are caffeine-free herbal tisanes designed for use in the last three months of pregnancy to nurture the growing baby and help prepare mom's body for easier birthing. For those in the childbirth profession, include these teas in your childbirth classes or doula services.
Nurture Time™ - Peppermint/Fruit
Nesting Time™ - Citrus/Ginger
Red Raspberry Leaf - Used for centuries to help support a healthy pregnancy and birth. Well known for its ability to tone muscles of the uterus and pelvic area and therefore can help make delivery quicker and easier. May also improve blood circulation and milk supply and could relieve symptoms of nausea and constipation during pregnancy. Packed with vitamins and minerals, it provides good nutrition to the mother and developing baby.
Enhance the breastfeeding experience with these organic caffeine-free herbal tisanes. Designed to promote lactation in postpartum, begin drinking immediately after birth. Nursing moms need extra fluids for adequate milk supply. While nursing, drink a cup of tea to rehydrate, relax and take time to bond with baby.
Pamper Me™ - Chocolate/Apple
Cuddle Me™ - Cherry/Hibiscus
Red Raspberry Leaf - Provides nutritional support for the postpartum mother. Fennel Seed, Fenugreek & Blessed Thistle - Each of these ingredients is known to stimulate milk production, promote growth of breast tissue, and improve the quality and quantity of breast milk.
Most women eventually experience some effects of "the change". When the effects of that transition period take hold, try our Menopause Tea. There are a variety of herbs in each blend to target several common menopausal symptoms. This strategy was important to us because every woman will respond differently to different herbs. If one blend doesn't offer much relief, the other may. She's A Hottie contains herbs that can be very energizing to the body and mind making it an ideal daytime beverage. Cool Chick has no stimulating ingredients so it is great to drink anytime of the day. Like most herbal blends, continue drinking over time to get the best benefits.
She's A Hottie™ - Peach
Cool Chick™ - Raspberry
*Please note that that each menopause tea has its own unique blend of beneficial ingredients. Indicated ingredient is in tea: She's A Hottie = SAH, Cool Chick = CC
Dong Quai - This Chinese herb is often used to treat menopause in the Western World. Dong Quai dilates our blood vessels and thereby increases our blood flow. This helps to relieve hot flashes and vaginal dryness. It can also assist in regulating the levels of estrogen in our bodies, which assist in relieving many menopause symptoms. It also has sedative qualities that will help reduce mood swings and stress related to menopause. SAH
Black Cohosh - For centuries, the roots of the North American black cohosh plant have been used for various ailments. Black cohosh is now a popular remedy for the symptoms of menopause. It is used to treat headaches, hot flashes, mood changes, sleep problems, heart palpitations, night sweats and vaginal dryness.CC
Yerba Mate, an ingredient in our She's A Hottie Blend, has the ability to boost energy due to its caffeine content. Studies have indicated that it also helps to support bone density in postmenopausal women. SAH
Maca Root is a non-estrogenic herb that has success in naturally increasing hormonal levels. It's been known to curb the harsh effects of various menopause symptoms without producing some side effects associated with phytoestrogenic herbs. Proven to help reduce hot flashes, night sweats mood swings, loss of libido and irregular periods. SAH
Dandelion is a wonderful herb to aid the liver. If your hormones are out of balance, you liver is under extra stress. SAH, CC
Ginkgo is expected to help improve brain function, circulation and oxygenation of all body cells. May also help with symptoms of fatigue, memory problems and depression. SAH
Ginseng can help strengthen the adrenal glands, enhance immune function, increase energy and normalize blood pressure. It's useful for symptoms of both mental and physical fatigue. SAH
Sage is suspected to have many medicinal properties. Known to treat hot flashes and reduce excessive sweating. SAH
Rosemary is a potential hormone regulator. SAH
Raspberry Leaf is a nutritive estrogenic herb. It helps to tone weakened uterine muscles and relaxes uterine and intestinal spasms. SAH, CC
Red Clover contains a plant estrogen called coumestrol that stimulates the ovaries. It is considered a good "alkalinizing" herb that restores healthy body functions. A specific herb for treating ovarian cysts. SAH, CC
Sarsaparilla is said to stimulate the production of testosterone and therefore can improve a suppressed libido. May combat hot flashes and known to increase energy. SAH
Saw Palmetto can be beneficial for the treatment of urinary incontinence, fluid retention and prolapse of the pelvic organs. Can help combat dryness and lack of tone in the tissues of the bladder. SAH, CC
Wild Yam is a powerful estrogenic herb used all around the world by women. It is believed to have great anti-inflammatory properties and can give relief from menopausal arthritis. It also has the ability to help reduce heavy menstrual bleeding. SAH
White Peony known be an emotional stabilizer in women by regulating hormone cycles. SAHRose Petals can help with the emotional symptoms that come with menopause by balancing hormones. SAH
This list represents the beneficial and/or most prominent ingredients in our teas. This is not a complete list of all ingredients. These statements may not have been evaluated by the FDA. These teas are not intended to cure or prevent any disease.