Hair + Skin | Fine Plant & Mushroom Powder from Vana Tisanes
Hair + Skin Fine Plant & Mushroom Powder is bright, floral, light, minty, and slightly sweet. The Dandelion Root, Gotu Kola, and Green Tea Leaf have an earthy and slightly bitter taste. Chamomile, Calendula, and Lavender Flowers elevate this blend with their floral flavors. Nettle, Peppermint, and Rosemary Leaves sweet minty, and herbaceous flavor, which is grounded by the earthiness of the Tremella and Reishi Mushrooms.
Burdock Root: Burdock Root contains anti-inflammatory and antibacterial properties that helps improve the appearance of wrinkles, eczema, acne, and psoriasis. The burdock plant contains active ingredients in its root system that can remove toxins from the bloodstream, detoxifying and increasing circulation to the surface of the skin.
Calendula Flower: Calendula Flower is full of antioxidants, including triterpenes, flavonoids, polyphenols, and carotenoids which help to neutralize the harmful effects of oxidative stress in the body. The herb has antifungal and antimicrobial properties which helps speed up the healing of wounds and skin infections. Calendula Flower is able to increase the amount of collagen in wounds as they heal, further improving healing time.
Chamomile Flower: Chamomile Flower is full of antioxidants, including apigenin which is a compound that binds to certain receptors in the brain to promote relaxation. It has anti-inflammatory, antispasmodic, and analgesic properties which are helpful in reducing pain.
Dandelion Root: Dandelion Root is a rich source of vitamins A, C and E, B-complex vitamins, choline, iron, magnesium, phosphorus, potassium, biotin, and calcium. All of these nutrients feed the scalp and follicles which results in healthy and fast-growing hair. Dandelion Root plays a significant role in the detoxification of the body, which plays a crucial role in eliminating excess hormones in the body. Dandelion Root helps to protect against skin damage caused by sunlight, aging, and acne.
Gotu Kola: Gotu Kola boosts hair growth by scavenging the harmful free radicals and stimulating the gene responsible for promoting hair growth. Gotu Kola plays a powerful role in strengthening and nourishing the hair follicles by nourishing the scalp and supporting healthy blood vessels.
Green Tea Leaf: Green Tea Leaf has a high concentration of polyphenols, compounds that reduce inflammation and increase hair growth. It contains the catechin epigallocatechin-3-gallate or EGCG which is a natural antioxidant that prevents cell damage caused by free radicals. Some of the many catechins in Green Tea Leaf help to reduce dihydrotestosterone (DHT), which is responsible for hair loss. This herb is a powerhouse of nutrients, including vitamin B which plays a major role in reducing hair loss. Green tea is full of vitamin B2 and vitamin E, both essential for skin health. B2 helps maintain collagen levels for youthful skin structure and firmness. Vitamin E supports new skin cell growth and also acts as an intense hydrator for dry or imbalanced skin.
Lavender Flower: Lavender Flower has a calming aroma and is used as a natural remedy to reduce anxiety and stress-induced hair loss. Lavender Flower has antimicrobial properties, which helps to prevent bacteria and fungi growth. By helping to increase circulation to hair follicles, Lavender Flower encourages hair to grow thicker and faster. This herb also promotes the healing of skin conditions, burns, and cuts. It has anti-inflammatory, antifungal, antimicrobial, and detoxifying effects to help reduce redness, soothe, and calm skin and rapidly heal minor cuts and rashes.
Nettle Leaf: Nettle Leaf contains high amounts of anti-inflammatory and antioxidant properties that can help protect the scalp from damage and stimulate new hair growth. Nettle Leaf is rich in silica and sulfur which helps to make hair shinier and healthier. This herb is also rich in minerals such as iron, magnesium, and zinc, which support healthy and strong hair follicles. Nettle Leaf has natural astringent properties and is beneficial in treating greasy skin, dry, itchy, and inflamed skin caused by bug bites and eczema.
Peppermint Leaf: Peppermint Leaf improves the blood circulation in the scalp, which increases follicle number, follicle depth, and follicle density. The natural compound, menthol in Peppermint Leaf is a vasodilator, which improves blood flow, boosting hair growth and reducing hair loss. Peppermint Leaf has antibacterial, antiviral, antiseptic, and anti-inflammatory properties that soothes irritation and inflammation due to acne, dry skin, bug bites, and rashes.
Reishi Mushroom: Reishi is considered the “king of mushrooms” and is prized for its adaptogenic properties. Reishi is a powerful immune system enhancer since it is full of beta glucans or complex sugars that stimulate the immune system to fight infection. The antioxidant properties of the mushroom which protect hair and skin from environmental toxins and free radicals. Additionally, Reishi is helpful in reducing male pattern hair loss, alopecia areata, premature graying and aging, and enhances sun protection.
Rosemary Leaf: Rosemary Leaf improves hair growth by blocking excess testosterone production. The herb is high in nutritional value and anti-inflammatory properties, which stimulates blood circulation in the scalp, helping to grow longer hair, prevent baldness, and promote new hair growth in balding areas. Rosemary Leaf boosts shininess, prevents and reduces dandruff, making it a great tonic for overall hair health.
Tremella Mushroom: Tremella Mushroom contains powerful anti-inflammatory compounds which reduce chronic inflammation and boost the healing process. Tremella also contains antioxidants called polysaccharides which reduce oxidative stress and has powerful anti-aging and moisturizing properties which supports healthy skin. This mushroom contains high amounts of type 1 collagen— which is the most abundant type in the body and helps keep skin hydrated, firm, and supports healthy hair and scalp.