Category: Natural Ingredients

Kava Kava

Kava Kava, a medicinal plant that is related to the family of pepper. It has green and oblong shaped leaves with a short stem. It is a popular plant in the Western Pacific region where it is also called Piper Methysticum, Awa, Ava, Sakau, and Yaqona. Kava Kava …

Horse Chestnut

Horse Chestnut, with scientific name Aesculus hippocastanum, is a flowering plant that belongs to the lychee family. Its seed, bark, flower and leaves are used to make various medicines to treat a wide range of health issues. However, this plant also contains high levels of a toxic substance …

Garcinia Cambogia

Garcinia Cambogia, which is presently referred to as Garcinia gummi-gutta, is a tropical fruit that looks like a small pumpkin and has a pale yellow color. It primarily grows in India and other parts of Southeast Asia. It contains a chemical called hydroxycitric acid (HCA), which is linked …

Olive Oil

Olive oil is made by pressing olive fruits. It is commonly used as cooking oil for frying various foods. It is also a common ingredient in cosmetics, soaps, shampoos and medicines. The smell and taste of this wonder oil can vary depending on its origin. Nonetheless, its numerous …

Flax Seed Oil

Flax Seed Oil, also known as Linseed oil, comes from the seeds of the plant named Linum usitatissimum. The oil from the seeds is extracted and used as a natural treatment for various health issues. Over the years, Flax Seed Oil has become a popular choice in naturally …

Fenugreek

Fenugreek, with the scientific name Trigonella foenum-graecum, is a healthy herb that is native in many parts of the world including western Asia, Mediterranean region, and southern Europe. Fenugreek seeds are used for various reasons, but the most common uses are as a herbal medicine and a cooking …

Grape Seed Oil

As its name suggests, grape seed oil, also known as grape seed oil or just grape oil, is the liquid product from pressed grape seeds. This oil primarily used as a cooking ingredient because of its light and clean taste. It is often mixed as a salad dressing …

Turmeric

Turmeric is a very healthy herb that belongs to the ginger family. Also known as rhizomatous herbaceous perennial plant, it is native from southern Asia where it is used as a medicinal ingredient since ancient times. Curcumin, the potent chemical found in turmeric, is a staple ingredient in …

Ginseng

Considered as one of the most popular herbal ingredients in the world, Ginseng is classified as any of the 11 plants which belong to the genus Panax of the family Araliaceae. Since ancient times, ginseng has been used to prevent and treat a wide array of health conditions …

Green Tea

Green tea, which is made from Camellia sinensis leaves, is considered one of the healthiest teas that originated from China. Today, it is also mass produced in many Asian countries as millions of people are hooked by the wide array of health benefits it provides. Green is also …

Fish Oil

Fish Oil, which comes from tissues of oily fishes, is considered as the less expensive and most common source of omega 3 fatty acids. These acids are classified into two types: eicosapentaenoic acid (EPA) and docosahexaenoic acid (DHA). Omega 3 fatty acids are highly demanded for its wide …

Eucalyptus Oil

Eucalyptus oil is extracted from the leaves of Eucalyptus trees, which are originally from Australia and are now grown in many countries. The oil from these trees has been used as a natural treatment for various medical conditions since the time of ancient Chinese and Greek. Among the …

Dandelion

A powerful herb loaded with various vitamins and nutrients, dandelion is used to treat numerous medical conditions including diabetes, acne, jaundice, liver disorders, urinary infections, cancer and anemia. Dandelion is also associated with effective weight loss and maintaining proper bone health. Although there are growing number of people …

Cod Liver Oil

Cod liver oil is a nutritional supplement derived from cod fish which contains loads of omega-3 fatty acids, eicosapentaenoic acid (EPA) and docosahexaenoic acid (DHA), vitamin c and vitamin D. In the beginning, people used this supplement for its high levels of vitamins c and d, but was …