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Isatis Indigota Root

Isatis Indigota Root Description Isatis indigota root is also known as Qing Dai or Ban Lan Gen in traditional Chinese medicine. It is called an Indigo plant in western medicine and has been known to have therapeutic effects and immune system stimulating functions. The herb Isatis indigota is used for the many beneficial effects that […]

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Stillingea Root

Stillingea Root Description Stillingea root (Stillingia sylvatica) is also called Queen’s Delight, Marcory, Queen’s Root, Yaw Root and Silverleaf. This is a perennial plant that is native to the North American region and in areas where there is warm and tropical weather. It is a plant that has small leaves and yellow to green colored […]

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Grape Seed Extract

Grape Seed Extract Description Grape seed extract (Vitis vinifera) is considered a natural plant constituent or bioflavonoid. It is known to have a high concentration of Vitamin E, Linoleic Acid and flavonoids needed for strengthening and protecting the many tissues of the human body. Grape seed extract is known to have more potent Vitamin E […]

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Guar

Guar Description Guar or guar gum is from the guar bean (Cyamopsis tetragonolobus) which is a legume. This plant can survive rainy and arid weather conditions and is mostly grown in India. Because of the increased demand for guar and guar gum, it is now grown in different places all around the world. Guar is […]

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Jojoba Oil

Jojoba Oil Description Jojoba oil is derived from the seed of the Jojoba plant (Simmondsia chinensis). It is a shrub which is native in the states of Arizona and Southern California, and in the northwestern part of Mexico. It has a wax-like in appearance and makes up 50% of the seed weight. At room temperature […]

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Chlorophyll

Chlorophyll Description Chlorophyll is the color green pigment that is in plants, algae and also found in cyanobacteria. This molecule is very important in photosynthesis which is the process where plants convert light energy to food that they can use for survival. Chlorophyll was first discovered and isolated by Joseph Bienaime Caventou and by Pierre […]

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Milk Thistle Seed

Milk Thistle Seed Description Milk Thistle (Silybum marianum) is a plant relative to the daisy family and is native to the regions of the Mediterranean, in Europe, Middle East and also in North Africa. The plant is tall and the leaves are large and alternate. The flowers are disc shaped and can be found in […]

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Ginger Root

Ginger Root (Zingiber officinale) Description Ginger (Zingiber officinale) is a plant that not only has medicinal importance, it is also a spice and also an equally important ingredient in many dishes in cuisines all around the world. The Ginger was first grown in South Asia before it spread all around the world. It sometimes also […]

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Mullein Flower Oil

Mullein Flower Oil Description Mullein (Verbascum thapsus) is a genus of over 250 species of colorful flowering plants. It is also sometimes referred to as velvet plants. The Mullein is native to countries in Europe and in Asia. There are also quite a lot of species found in the Mediterranean area. It is also called […]

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Peppermint Spirits

Peppermint Spirits Description Peppermint (Mentha piperita) is called a hybrid mint since it is actually a cross between the watermint and the spearmint. The Peppermint is native to Europe and is now widely cultivated all around the world. The Peppermint is a perennial plant that grows up to 12 to 35 inches tall. The leaves […]

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