A carefully selected blend of herbs to help support healthy immune system. This blend of herbs aims to assist the immune system in preventing and fighting disease through antibacterial and antimicrobial actions. This is a grounded, earthy flavour with hints of peppermint and uplifting ginger.
Quantity: 30g - Makes around 10 Cups
Directions of Use: Place one teaspoon (2g) into a strainer and place into a cup of 250ml hot water (80C), steep for 3-5minutes. Sip and Enjoy!
Ingredients: Peppermint / Elderberry / Ginger / Marshmallow / Astragalus / Echinacea
Peppermint (Mentha piperita L.) is incredibly rich in volatile oils which makes it an amazing remedy for colds, sinus infections and nasal congestion. The antibacterial and antimicrobial actions assist the body to clear viral, bacterial, and fungal infections while the diaphoretic action assists in aiding the immune system.
Elderberry (Sambucus) brings potent immune support with antiviral action. Historically it was used when the winter had passed and there was weakened immune systems to tend to. The berries and flowers are used for upper respiratory congestion, coughs, colds, flu and to help reduce fevers.
Ginger (Zingiber) is an invigorating and antioxidant rich herb that acts as a warming stimulant on the respiratory system. This herb is commonly used to ward off colds, congestion and sort throats.
Marshmallow (Althaea officinalis) has been used as a folk remedy for thousands of years in treating digestive, respiratory and skin conditions. Its healing natures stems from the mucilage it contains which has soothing effects on the oesophagus and assists the immune system.
Astragalus (Astragalus propinquus) has been used in Traditional Chinese Medicine for thousands of years often to strengthen the body against disease. This herb is commonly used to protect and support the immune system, prevent colds, lower blood pressure and protect the liver. Evidence has shown that this herb may increase your body’s production of white blood cells, the cells that are responsible for preventing illness.
Echinacea (Echinacea purpurea) is commonly used for viral, bacterial and parasitic infections with its potent actions that help combat colds, flus, fevers, infections, coughs, and many more upper and lower respiratory conditions. This herb also has potent effect on the lymphatic system and aids to reduce swollen lymph glands.