Hibiscus is rich in antioxidants that can help eliminate free radicals from the body and boost the immune system in order for it to better fight illness and disease. Additionally, the antioxidants found in hibiscus can promote skin health by nourishing and protecting skin while reducing the appearance of wrinkles. Hibiscus can accelerate metabolism and help the body shed extra weight. Hibiscus can help balance hormones in women and is an excellent choice for women suffering from symptoms of PMS. Hibiscus has the ability to boost energy levels while relieving stress and anxiety. Hibiscus can help relive symptoms of cold and cough do to antitussive properties.
Jolene started working with hibiscus over 8 years ago in Mexico and received further plant knowledge of the edible realm of hibiscus blooms for women’s health while in Costa Rica while working with a shaman. The hibiscus tincture is a 1:1 ratio of plant matter to Blue Agave Tequila. This is the only tincture with tequila as the base in the collection to honour where the plant comes from. Jolene believes origins are important to honour the plant medicines. The hibiscus tincture will be a staple in the tincture line up.
All tincture use cold maceration methods of extraction to endure that the broad spectrum of therapeutic compounds-vitamins, minerals, alkaloids, flavonoids and other active constituents of the herb are fully extracted and maintained.