Supercharge Your Liver Detox with These Powerful Herbs

Posted on December 18, 2017

While eating a balanced diet, getting plenty of exercise and lots of sleep are crucial to an effective liver detox, there are also several herbal supplements you can take to supercharge your detox and safely restore your liver to optimum health. The liver performs many important metabolic functions that keep you feeling healthy.  Among its… Continue Reading»

Herbal Extracts Vs Tablets – Which Should I Choose?

Posted on December 4, 2017

A common question we get asked is, ‘why are herbal extracts preferable to tablets or capsules?’ Aside from being more convenient to consume, liquid extracts are preferred by herbalists and  aturopaths for several key reasons: they are more potent; they can be digested by the body at a much faster rate; they have as longer… Continue Reading»

Our Favourite Australian-Grown Herbs

Posted on November 17, 2017

We have worked with Australian farmers for many years to support locally grown produce. Clearly the best example of this is our partnership with Ronald, Marleen and Emma van de Winckel at Marleen Herbs Tasmania. We now offer 110 Fresh Plant Tinctures, all organically grown on this stunning farm in Barrington, Tasmania. These tinctures are… Continue Reading»

Traditional Extract vs. Fresh Plant Tincture: What’s the Difference?

Posted on November 7, 2017

Australian herbalists have long used traditional herbal extracts, and for good reason – for many years, there was nothing else readily available on a commercial scale. In Europe on the other hand, fresh plant tinctures have been widely available to herbalists for many years, and are used with enthusiasm. What’s the difference between the two?… Continue Reading»

Why Do Herbal Tinctures Contain Alcohol?

Posted on October 17, 2017

For thousands of years, herbalists have been using some form of alcohol to extract the powerful and healing properties of plants to create tinctures. But why do we continue to use alcohol, especially when we’re constantly being told to restrict our alcohol consumption? Is it bad for our health, and is it even safe to… Continue Reading»