What is in our Balance Powder and why?
We have formulated a beautiful product that contains many of the best ingredients for digestive health! Yes, that is a big statement, but we love it that much!
So, what's in it and why?
Slippery Elm: Slippery elm soothes the lining of the stomach and intestines and reduces irritation from conditions such as Leaky Gut. Slippery elm bark can help treat the symptoms associated with inflammatory bowel diseases like Crohn's disease, ulcerative colitis, and irritable bowel syndrome (IBS).
L-Glutamine: One of 20 naturally occurring amino acids in dietary protein. It’s important to know that the majority of people don’t get enough L-glutamine from their food alone. That’s why supplementing your diet with it is an excellent way to boost your immune system and improve your ability to fight infection and diseases.
L-glutamine is essential if you have any type of digestive issue, such as irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), an inflammatory bowel disease like Crohn’s disease, ulcerative colitis, diverticulosis, diverticulitis, leaky gut or any of the issues associated with leaky gut (like joint pain, rosacea or any type of autoimmune response). Because it’s a vital nutrient for the intestines to rebuild and repair, you need this amino acid in your diet on a regular basis.
Aloe Vera Extract: Not only does Aloe Vera heal skin irritations and burns it is an amazing plant for digestive health. It is used to treat constipation and acts as a mild laxative and Because of its anti-inflammatory and laxative components, another aloe vera benefit is its ability to help with digestion. Juice from the plant helps digestion, normalises acid/alkaline and pH balance, lessens yeast formation, encourages digestive bacteria and regularises bowel processing.
Liquorice: Is an adaptogen herb that not only can relieve heartburn but also is a natural remedy for nausea, indigestion and stomach pain. As an anti-inflammatory and demulcent (soothing) herb, liquorice root works as a natural remedy for ulcers and can be a beneficial leaky gut supplement.
Ashwagandha: Is an adaptogen herb known as the “strength of the stallion” because it traditionally has been used to strengthen the immune system. And has the ability to enhance your stamina and work as a natural stress reliever. The herb’s ability to work as a stress-protective agent is what makes it so popular. Like all adaptogenic herbs, it helps the body maintain homeostasis, even in moments of emotional or physical stress. This powerful herb has shown incredible results for lowering cortisol levels and balancing thyroid hormones
Enzyme (bromelain): A powerful digestive enzyme that is super beneficial if you suffer from indigestion and gastrointestinal disorders. It’s an enzyme that specifically helps with digesting proteins and has been found to help your body absorb nutrients and even medications more efficiently. Studies suggest that it decreases colonic inflammation and reduces secretion of pro-inflammatory cytokines that damage the gut lining. Because it’s very effective at healing tissues within the gastrointestinal tract, bromelain is beneficial for people with any of the following GI problems: ⦁ Inflammatory bowel disease Ulcerative colitis ⦁ Dyspepsia, or peptic ulcers due to heliobactor pylori infections ⦁ Colon cancer ⦁ Constipation Crohn’s disease ⦁ Heartburn ⦁ Diarrhea
What are the benefits of our Balance Powder?
Our balance powder is a restorative powder supplement to support a healthy digestive system. The main reason we created this product was too specifically improve the condition that is SO common know as leaky gut. How? The variety of ingredients are traditionally used in Western herbal medicine for leaky gut and to soothe and repair the gut lining. They work to reduce inflammation throughout the digestive tract by improving bowel regulation, improving/ healing the Digestive tract wall lining and improving the balance of good gut bugs verses bad.