Feeling coronavirus blues? Or indoor fatigue? It has been more than a year since the COVID19 pandemic has changed everyone’s life - masks, hand sanitizer, social distancing, and spending significant time at home. Prolonged reduction in physical activities, outdoor time, and social connection are creeping into the state of our mental and physical wellbeing. While we do our civic duty to keep the public safe, here are some small luxuries that will help boost your energy and stay healthy.
1. Invigorating Effects of Red Ginseng
Ginseng is one of the many well-known energy boosters. The Asian variety is known to have an invigorating effect, reduce inflammation and improved antioxidant activity in skin cells. Ginseng may strengthen the immune system in people with cancer and even enhance the effects of certain vaccinations. And it helps fight fatigue and promote energy.
Poonggi Insam Co grows and harvests 6-year-old ginseng for their products. Absorbing the nutrition and energy from Sobaek Mountain, the 6-year-old ginsengs have maximum nutritional sources to boost energy and the immune system. Only 6-year-old red ginseng is slow-cooked to make rich concentrate in convenient individual stick packaging. Grab one stick a day to start your day or as an afternoon pick-me-up for energy.
Red Ginseng Slices & Nuts (10 pouches each) are really special. Red Ginseng slices are slow-cooked for over 12 hours in 100% Korean pure honey, harvested by Poonggi Insam Co. No sugar, corn, or fructose syrup was added, just pure Korean honey. The bitterness of red ginseng is balanced out by the sweetness of honey, giving you the luxurious, healthy ginseng experience. In Red Ginseng Nuts, dried red ginseng slices are packaged with healthy nuts like almond, cashew, pecan, macadamia, and pistachio for an easy grab-and-go healthy snack.
2. Velvet Antler Extract for Strength and Endurance
Velvet antler refers to the antlers that are in their development stage of growth. During this period the antlers are sheathed in “velvet” and harvested to be used as a potent energy booster often given to men. Believed to boost strength, endurance and recovery this extract can provide stable long-lasting energy to enhance your performance in the gym and the bedroom. Amino acids, growth factors and collagen contained in velvet antler are also thought to promote tissue growth making it a potential aid for injury recovery and arthritis.
These easy grab and go packets are developed by professional acupuncturists and herbalists with men’s health in mind using a patented fermenting process to increase nutritional value. High-quality ingredients including velvet antler extract sourced from Russia, fermented red ginseng, five varieties of berries and five different spices are brought into harmony to provide you with a convenient way to incorporate the healing powers of Eastern medicine into your daily life.
3. Mugwort and Women’s Health
Mugwort (ssuk), a leafy green, is a super food ingredient used to aid women’s health in the Eastern medicinal tradition.Mugwort has gained a prominent role in Eastern medicine for maintaining women's health, aiding in treating anything from menstrual cramps to alleviating some of the side effects of menopause. One of its main benefits is its ability to warm up the body by increasing circulation. It also possesses antiviral and antibacterial properties to help keep your immune system strong and aid digestive issues.
Developed by licensed professional Eastern medicine doctors, these convenient sticks bring you the bountiful benefits of mugwort in an easy to consume and palatable form. Sweet notes balance the bitter taste of mugwort giving you an enjoyable way to reap the plant's beneficial effects. You can drink the syrup on its own or add it to your drink for an added health and flavor boost.
4. Digestive Enzymes and Gut Health
Digestive enzymes can aid a variety of ailments from troubles with digestion to regulating one's metabolism and improving gut health. Depleted digestive enzymes in the body can lead to nutrient malabsorption. This is because digestive enzymes play a vital role in allowing the body to break down nutrients. Things like probiotics and fiber contained in the enzymes contribute to a healthy digestive system and expedite the necessary chemical reactions that occur in your body's cells.
These sweet and sour chewables can serve as an excellent after-meal digestive aid and metabolism booster. Combining the digestive benefits of enzymes derived from fermented 100% brown rice with over 20 varieties of antioxidant-rich berries and vegetables these concentrated sticks are sure to give a boost to your wellbeing. Through the fermentation process anti-nutrients like phytates, trypsin inhibitors and lectins are reduced allowing your body to absorb more of the nutrients contained in the grain.
5. Respiratory Benefits of Bellflower
Bellflower, also known as doraji root, is a perennial flowering plant commonly found in Korea, Japan and China. Similar in shape to ginseng, this root is rich in nutrients like fiber, calcium and iron as well as saponin which is an immune system booster. Traditionally it has been used to aid in a plethora of respiratory issues from coughs and colds to more chronic conditions like asthma. Bellflower has the potential to ward off respiratory infection and inflammation by strengthening the lining of the bronchial tubes and increasing circulation in the lungs. Better lung health means that you can power through that morning jog with no problems! Alternate uses of this powerful extract include diuretic, anti-allergen and anti-cancer properties as well.
These nutritious sticks are made with premium ingredients starting with bellflowers harvested in Yeongju, Gyeongbuk Province and pears grown in Anseong, Gyonggi Province. Taegyeong combines the respiratory benefits of bellflower with the digestive properties of the Asian pear to bring you a potent remedy for any illness you may face during the changing seasons. The sweet notes of the pear perfectly compliment the bitterness of the fermented bellflower to bring you a treat that is both tasty and nutritious.
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