Chaga mushroom extract: Typically found on birch trees in cold climates, it is known to be chock full of polysaccharides within its chitin walls that have been shown to boost energy. Chaga may help proliferate healthy gut flora, support gastrointestinal + liver health, as well as support overall cardiovascular wellness. Used also for its anti-viral, + anti-inflammatory abilities, it’s no wonder chaga is called the king.
Reishi mushroom extract: Called the queen of mushrooms. Traditionally used for her innate immune potentiating ability which may activate immune cells. this fruiting body is known to be high in triterpenoids, an active compound known for their liver + kidney protective, antioxidant, anti-histamine + anti-inflammatory activity. Reishi is said to be soothing to the digestive tract which may assist with symptoms of leaky gut + has also been used to aid in lung conditions such as asthma + bronchitis, + may help support those with cardiovascular disease.
Lion’s mane mushroom extract: This mushroom is as fierce as they come when it comes to vibrant health. Known to have unique neuroprotective capabilities, lion’s mane has been used to help improve cognitive function as it is said to increase the amount of NGF (nerve growth factor) in the brain, which may help reduce inflammation, encourage neural growth, + improve overall brain health. It may also provide relief from anxiety, fatigue + symptoms of depression. What’s more, it has also been used to assist detoxification, regulate blood sugar levels, + support the immune system.
Tremella mushroom extract: Deemed a “beauty” mushroom, tremella is traditionally used for healthier, glowy skin due to its hydrating + skin protective qualities. Known to be high in fiber, tremella may also promote growth of good bacteria (essential for optimal health!) In the gut all the while protecting the stomach lining + reducing overall inflammation. She’s known as a powerful antioxidant, + may also assist in supporting the liver + cardiovascular system.
Cordyceps mushroom extract: Known for increasing energy levels + stamina (have we caught your attention?), + its ability to fight free radicals. Cordyceps has been used to reduce instances of respiratory illnesses such as asthma, coughs, + chronic bronchitis. This super mushroom may assist with symptoms of leaky gut as well as autoimmune disorders. Cordyceps may assist with optimal liver function + detoxification, in turn helping with digestion, cholesterol levels + overall cardiovascular health.
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