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πŸ€— Have a calm and relaxing weekend, with a little summary of what happened this week on Herbal Reality.

🌿 The soothing and healing juice of Aloe Vera  can be used for a wide range of digestive upsets, and has a direct physical benefit for irritation and inflammations on the gut wall. 
πŸ‘‰ Discover Aloe Vera and all its medicinal actions: www.herbalreality.com/herb/aloe/vera

βš•οΈThe Chinese Herbal Medicine Approach to Inflammation: Solving the Turmeric Paradox
🌿 Chinese medicine classifies turmeric as warming in nature. So if inflammation is defined as causing redness, swelling and heat, how can something warming reduce it? 
In our new Insights article, Alex Jacobs explores how practising Chinese herbalists construct highly nuanced, tailored and effective approaches to treating inflammation with herbal medicine.
πŸ‘‰ www.herbalreality.com/chinese-herbal-medicine/chinese-herbal-medicine-approach-inflammation-solving-turmeric-paradox/

πŸ‘©β€πŸŒΎ @sustainableherbs put together a collection of practical resources and best practices, specific to the herb and botanical business sectors, that businesses of any size can utilise to become more socially and environmentally responsible. Ultimately, it provides an ethos of caring for the people and planet from where herbs originate.
The SHP Sustainability & Regenerative Practices Toolkit provides useful resources and inspiring ideas to deepen existing efforts to solve issues of sustainable stewardship and regenerative collaboration with plants, planet, and people.
πŸ‘‰ Find out more about the tool kit here: sustainableherbsprogram.org/healthy-worlds/companies/

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β˜•οΈ Ready for a Friday treat? We have a delicious recipe for a healing blend of chlorophyll-rich herbs that purify the blood, soothe the liver and cleanse the skin, helping you glow from the inside out. Good for anyone with pimples, acne or other skin blemishes.
πŸ‘‰ Find the recipe below and on our website: www.herbalreality.com/herb/nettle

Ingredients:
βœ”οΈ Nettle leaf 3g
βœ”οΈ Fennel seed 2g
βœ”οΈ Peppermint leaf 2g
βœ”οΈ Dandelion root 2g
βœ”οΈ Burdock root 2g
βœ”οΈ Red clover 2g
βœ”οΈ Turmeric root powder 1g
βœ”οΈ Licorice root 1g
βœ”οΈ Lemon juice a twist per cup

This will serve 2 cups of beautifying tea.

Method:
βœ”οΈ Put all of the ingredients in a pot (except the lemon). Add 500ml/18fl oz freshly boiled filtered water. 
βœ”οΈ Leave to steep for 10–15 minutes, then strain and add the lemon. 

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πŸ‘©β€πŸŒΎ How can companies sourcing medicinal plants from around the world become better stewards for the people, plants, and ecosystems on which they depend?

@sustainableherbsprogram put together a collection of practical resources and best practices, specific to the herb and botanical business sectors, that businesses of any size can utilise to become more socially and environmentally responsible. Ultimately, it provides an ethos of caring for the people and planet from where herbs originate.
The SHP Sustainability & Regenerative Practices Toolkit provides useful resources and inspiring ideas to deepen existing efforts to solve issues of sustainable stewardship and regenerative collaboration with plants, planet, and people.

πŸ‘‰ Find out more about the tool kit here: https://sustainableherbsprogram.org/healthy-worlds/companies/

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βš•οΈThe Chinese Herbal Medicine Approach to Inflammation: Solving the Turmeric Paradox
🌿 Many of us will be aware of the countless studies showing the powerful effects of turmeric and its active ingredient Curcumin on inflammation. However, Chinese medicine classifies turmeric as warming in nature. So if inflammation is defined as causing redness, swelling and heat, how can something warming reduce it? 
In our new Insights article, Alex Jacobs explores how practising Chinese herbalists construct highly nuanced, tailored and effective approaches to treating inflammation with herbal medicine.
πŸ‘‰ https://www.herbalreality.com/chinese-herbal-medicine/chinese-herbal-medicine-approach-inflammation-solving-turmeric-paradox/

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