This ancient native Hawaiian plant is indigenous to Hawaii and can't be found anywhere else in the world. It is a part of the nettle family and grows into a shrub or tree with heart shaped leaves that have prominent red viens that produce edible white berries that grow along the branches. It is an important native food source for only two native butterflies Pulelehua Kamehameha or Kamehameha butterfly (Vanessa tameamea) and Koa or Blackburn butterfly (Udara blackburni) and has long been used as a medicinal herb for a variety of general debilities.
Traditionally it was used by Hawaiians to relax tense muscles prior to child birth, but Mamaki has also been used for other remedies. Mamaki leaves have been used to cleanse the blood and release toxins from the body. It is a digestive and heart tonic and a mild nervine that calms stress and reduces fatigue helping the body to relax.
* Cleanses blood and tissues
* Supports liver, stomach, colon and bladder
* Aids digestion
* Can relieve symptoms of depression, fatigue, insomnia and irritability
* Help regulate blood pressure and sugar levels
* Circulatory system tonic
* Used to reduce allergies
Mamaki Herbal Extract - 1 oz
One dropper full (10-30 drops) in 2 ounces of water or juice twice daily or as needed.
Considerations for Use:
Before taking any supplements you should consult with your naturopathic doctor or physician prior to taking if you are on any prescription drugs, are pregnant, or breastfeeding.
Tinctures are a single herbal extraction or a blend of herbal extractions that provide a potent and convenient way to consume herbal medicine. Our tinctures use a local sugarcane alcohol to extract the medicinal properties of the herbs out, so we can create are wonderful herbal blends. We use local Hawaiian or mainland organically sourced herbs to use in our plant medicine. Each herbal remedy is carefully crafted in Oahu using traditional harvesting practices of sacred plant medicine and wise woman traditions. Honoring and respecting the land, herbs, and plant spirits that provide this abundance for us and guiding us in formulating our herbal medicines. Each medicine is hand-crafted and made with love, healing energy, as well as crystal, and moon energies to provide the best possible healing for the mind, body, and spirit!
Mamaki Leaf (Pipturus albidus)
Sugar Cane Alcohol (alcohol content 80 proof)