These are my most favorite herbs- the ones I personally take every day. These are some of the most powerful anti-aging herbs you can get. Their testimonials are historical*. Here are the herbs in the formula...
China's immortality herb.
Jiaogulan actually contains 3 to 4 times more saponins than ginseng, making it stronger. It is used by Chinese to extend their lives to 100 years or more and is regarded as "like ginseng... but better." Jiaogulan is a natural antibacterial anti inflammatory and proven remedy to help lower cholesterol and blood pressure, burns fat, soothes the nervous system, enhances strength and endurance, treats everything from high blood pressure to bronchitis. This potent antioxidant has also shown anticancer effects in lab studies. Jiaogulan is an adaptogen, meaning it adapts to what is needed. If the body needs rest, jiaogulan promotes rest. If the body needs to be energized, the herb does that as well. It strengthens the immune system and prevents the stress from harming the body. Its an anti-inflammatory natural plant steroid with success in treating hepatitis and protecting the liver.
300 athletes were tested with jiaogulan prior to a competition, and all had more vigor, quicker reflexes, and less nervousness. Its a high powered antioxidant- scavenging the body for free radicals and protecting the body from DNA damage (caused by oxidation) leading to aging- accounting for the 100 year life span of many Chinese jiaogulan users. Jiaogulan is used in the treatment of various diseases such as atherosclerosis, liver disease, inflammation, even cancer because of its super high antioxidant effect. It increased the natural killer cell activity in patients with urogenital cancers. Jiaogulan regulates blood pressure and cholesterol- (whether high or low) Jiaogulan reduces the burden on your heart, by helping it pump the same amount of blood with less stress and effort. Jiaogulan's healing powers also extends to the liver, where it helps shield against toxic chemicals. The lungs too, benefit. It is remarkably effective in treating bronchitis. In many studies, it improved over 95 percent of those tested.
Better than ginseng, Ashwaganda is one of the worlds most renowned herbs. Its an adaptogenic herb that provides an energetic rejuvenating lift while at the same time calming and soothing the nerves. Chemically, it's very similar to ginseng, yet is far superior in relieving stress. Great for treating exhaustion caused by both physical and mental strain, including stress-related ulcers and nervous exhaustion. It helps boost thyroid hormone and adrenals to prevent stress-caused thyroid burnout. Ashwaganda is a great aphrodisiac, increasing libido and performance in 70% of men who use it. It has an estrogen-like effect that stops internal bleeding, excessive uterine bleeding, hemorrhoids and also hemorrhagic dysentery (bloody diarrhea). Also helps depression (great for women) Ashwaganda rejuvenates and helps nourish the tissues, particularly muscle and bone, adrenals and reproductive system. For fatigue, chronic disease, impotence, memory, arthritic inflammation, rheumatic pain, anxiety, insomnia, respiratory disorders, nervous disorders, gynecological disorders, uterine infections, male infertility, impotence, nerve impulses, sex-enhancing, erectile dysfunction, female and male fertility, inflammation, cancer, increases hemoglobin, improves circulation, nutrient absorption, liver and kidney tonic, clears the mind, strengthens the nerves, and promotes restful sleep, improves memory, lessens graying of the hair, increases performance in athletes, balances hormones, hypertension... making it one of the best anti-aging herbs you can take.
FO-TI (he shou wu)
Used for thousands of years by the Chinese as a tonic for the liver and kidneys. It cleanses the blood by directly strengthening the functioning of the liver and the kidneys; this action enables the chi within the body to circulate freely inside the person and leads to improved health. It lowers blood cholesterol. People with physical signs of premature aging, such as gray hair and wrinkling of skin are often prescribed this.
Super antioxidant OPCs, oligomeric proanthocyanidin complexes, from grape seed extract are 50x stronger than vitamin E and 20x stronger than vitamin C. Studies show OPCs have unique ability to bind collagen structures and to inhibit collagen destruction. Blood vessel strength is enhanced by as much as 140%. Capillaries become more elastic, circulation noticeably improves. It destroys free radicals, kills bacteria, viruses, fights cancer, is high in magnesium, stimulates kidney and bladder, soothing to nervous system, is an excellent and effective cleanser for skin, liver, intestines and kidneys. They discourage the formation of mucus in the gut. Good cell and blood builders. It doubles blood vessel strength, improves circulation, joint flexibility, defends collagen destruction, varicose veins, hemorrhoids, protects brain cells and slows the aging process.
A strong adaptogenic and vasodilator. Great for spleen and lungs, increases life energy. Extremely useful remedy for physical weakness and drained energy disorders like chronic fatigue, candida, herpes, hypoglycemia and exhaustion. Good for reducing night sweats and fluid retention. A prime anti-viral anti-cancer immune enhancing herb that produces extra interferon in the body. Its so powerful, its used with cancer therapies because it counteracts the immune suppressing effects of cancer drugs and radiation. Vasodilating properties help noticeably lower blood pressure, improve circulation, break up blood clots to prevent heart disease. It boosts burned out adrenals for energy and helps normalize the nervous system and balance hormones. Very good for respiratory illnesses by helping regenerate bronchi cells.
A world renowned powerful antioxidant, anti-inflammatory on par with cortisone. It helps clean the blood, helps tissues to rejuvenate, increases energy, stimulates liver, fights pimples, boils, adds color and juiciness to skin. Its a powerhouse of bioflavonoids which works as well as prescription anti-inflammatories, it helps prevent arteries from hardening, and help make blood vessels strong and supports collagen. It holds connective tissue together, lessens bruising, internal bleeding, hemorrhaging, swelling, spider and varicose veins, lowers cholesterol, stimulates bile production, strengthens the immune system and fights inflammation, infections and herpes. it slows cataract formation, and helps prevent diabetic retinopathy.
(from red raspberry seed powder)The antiproliferative and antioxidant properties of this amazing stuff make it so powerful, the FDA doesnt want anyone to publicly say what it does. Google it. Studies at the Hollings Cancer institute by Dr. Daniel Nixon confirm that 40 mgs of elligitannins daily (the amount in one cup of red raspberries or 2 gm of raspberry-seed flour) can prevent the development of cancer cells. At higher concentrations, it can literally tell the cancer cells to kill themselves. Its also a great uterine relaxant, stops hemorrhaging, good for stomach ailments, heart disease, ulcers, vaginal discharge (because it loves to go after yeast, fungus, mold, bacteria and viruses) and is really high in vitamin C
Rice Bran Solubles (Tocotrienols)
Its the best source of complete B vitamins, and vitamin E, all necessary amino acids (full protein), minerals, essential fatty acids (Omega 3,6,9) and over 70 antioxidant compounds. It's hypoallergenic, easy on the digestive system and adds significant fiber to the diet. It reduces cholesterol, regulates diabetic blood glucose, suppresses tumor cells, enhances immune system responsiveness, is great for youthful skin, reduces renal calcium excretion related to kidney stones and increases bile acid binding in the gallbladder. Great for traveling, this is a great protein powder that you can take as a whole meal replacement if you have to while on the road. Again- this is the BEST source of B vitamins and Vitamin E- both of which we NEED badly for all health conditions, including brain, heart, colon, energy, liver, skin etc etc.
is a natural plant steroid anti-inflammatory, antiviral, antibacterial, antitumor, and stimulates the immune system by elevating interferon levels, which stimulates SOD to form hydrogen peroxide, which supercharges white blood cells and hormones. Great for adrenal function, reducing inflammation and liver problems like cirrhosis and hepatitis. Its used to reduce prostate inflammation because it contains phytoestrogens, which help reduce the adverse effects of estrogen on the prostate, including impaired zinc absorption and elevated DHT formation. Licorice root blocks the formation of DHT from testosterone, so it helps people losing their hair. Its used as an immune stimulant, antioxidant, adaptogen, anti-inflammatory, a liver and kidney tonic, builds nerve tissue, removes arterial plaque, reduces body fat, treats hypoglycemia, ulcers, is an antiseptic, antispasmodic, a laxative and expectorant. It regulates the intestinal flora, helps balance blood sugar, protects the liver and stimulates aldosterone, a key adrenal hormone and has been used throughout history to treat hormone imbalances and just about every female problem known. They give women that sense of well being and control.
Now you can see why I love this formula. Again, I take this stuff every day!