Organic finest grade fresh high mountain grown Jiaogulan tea (jiao gu lan, Gynostemma pentaphyllum) pearls. This is a premiere Daoist elixir herb boosting the qi and jing that all people leak and dissipate. Although some think of ginseng as the famous herb, the most reliable and cherished secret adaptogen is Jiaogulan. It is the best tonic for full-spectrum issues that coalesce as exhaustion and fatigue and the mysterious modern syndromes of clusters of disorders. This was largely a true Daoist hermit herb until it came to modern attention in the 1970s, it was used primarily locally and is much esteemed in the literature. It is considered the supreme anti oxidant and regulator of nitric oxide which deranges qi and cellular signaling that leads to inflammation and chronic conditions. It helps with a great sleep and fatigue and is just proving in studies for increased endurance, and strength and is used in inner alchemy and martial arts as well. It is used and backed with scientific studies, though we make no medical claims, for its ability to lower stress, help in weight loss, detox and help the liver, kidney and lung function, improving digestion and metabolism, helps in skin damage and skin disorders, is anti stress, helps sleeping, is good for migraines and headaches and even is used in China as a cure for hangover. It’s known to be one of the safest and most-non toxic herbs, this is one of the truly overlooked herbs. You can find it all around, but ours is specially processed like a fine grade oolong tea, delivering a complex delicious flavor that is a burst of qi energy. There are a lot of grades of this, from a powder in tea bags, to the rough dry herb, to the supreme grade to ours that is allowed to slightly ferment making it more bioactive, then stopped with heat and sun dried. This is the drink of the wandering immortals who knew the secrets of simple herbs for fasting and healing, this is the great herb for retreats and fortifying and preparing for the higher grade elixirs and herbs.* Comes in foil ziploc pouch.

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