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Holy Basil Tea

Holy Basil Tea

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Holy Basil has been used in India as a highly revered medicinal herb for centuries, it is known as Tulsi.

 

THE TRADITION

Holy Basil is known as a longevity elixir. It is used traditionally for coughs and colds, to ease headaches, soothe digestion, alleviate fatigue and support sleep. It is known to support the nervous system, strengthening emotional resilience and stability. Holy Basil is considered an adaptogen tonic herb, which means that it protects the body and mind against the negative effects of stress.

 

THE SCIENCE 

Used clinically in Western herbal medicine Holy Basil demonstrates a modulating effect on the immune system, antibacterial activity, and protective effects against radiation damage on DNA. It is rich in antioxidants and shows cardio-protective activity, as it reduces oxidative stress. In vivo and human studies Holy Basil shows a reduction in age-related cognitive decline, enhancing skeletal muscle performance and improving cellular energy. 

 

Directions Infuse 1 teaspoon of your herbal tea in freshly boiled water for 5 minutes or longer. Drink 1 to 3 cups daily.

 

Ingredients 100% Holy Basil* (Ocimum tenuiflorum). *Organic.

All dried herbs are wild crafted or sourced organically when available. Non organic herbs may be used when organic herbs are unavailable. 

Please consult your healthcare practitioner before taking this herbal tea if you are pregnant, breastfeeding or taking medication. Keep out of reach of children.

 

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