Organic Traditions Gotu Kola Smoothie Booster
Gotu Kola has been used for thousands of years as a nutritive herbal tonic in both Traditional Ayurvedic Medicine and in the Ancient Asian Herbal tradition. It is used in many traditional culinary dishes throughout India, China and Indonesia where it is eaten raw in salads or used as a daily tonic as a tea. It appears in many longevity myths. In one piece of lore, Chinese Herbalist, martial artist and Qigong master Li Ching-Yuen is said to have lived past 250 years of age due to using various herbs including Gotu Kola. According to the energetic principles of Ayurveda, Gotu Kola is bitter, astringent and sweet in the Rasa taste energy, cooling in action according to Virya and balancing for all three constitutions such as Vata, Pitta and Kapha doshas. It is considered a wonderful daily herb to support general well-being, vitality and health.
As one of nature’s most revered botanticals, Gotu Kola has been used for centuries as an important herbal remedy in Ayurvedic Medicine. Our proprietary full spectrum process gently extracts the full array of phytonutrients using a combination of supercritical and hydro-ethanolic extraction, offering the complete signature of the herb in its most potent and pure form. No harsh chemicals, solvents or high heat are used in the process ensuring optimal stability and the complete profile of protective therapeutic benefits as nature intended. This free-flowing soluble powder can be taken as is or added to any beverage, smoothie or recipe. Extremely concentrated. Use ⅛-¼ teaspoon.
- Certified Organic, Gluten-Free, Vegan, Non-GMO
- Gentle, Rejuvenating and Strengthening Ayurvedic Tonic
- Bitter, astringent and sweet taste profile
- No added flavors, fillers, preservatives, additives, sweeteners, stabilizers or excipients
- Add ⅛-¼ of a teaspoon to 8-16 oz. of water, coconut water, any beverage or a smoothie
Directions: For use as a general, daily tonic: Use 1/3-1/4 of a teaspoon once or twice daily. Sensitive individuals may want to start with only 1/8th of a teaspoon once daily and assess the results.
Certified Organic Gotu Kola Powder (Centella asiatica)
Herb To Extract Ratio:
CO2 Extract – 100:1, Hydro-ethanolic Extract – 6:1
CO2 Extract – 92%, Hydro-ethanolic Extract - 4%, Silica – 4%
Total Triterpenic Genins: 19.15%