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Licorice Root • Organic

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100% Organic Licorice Root • Glycyrrhiza glabra (Cut & Sifted Organic Root)


1. Anti-Inflammatory Effects:

Licorice root contains compounds like glycyrrhizin and flavonoids, which have potent anti-inflammatory properties. It can help reduce inflammation in the body and is used to treat conditions like arthritis, inflammatory bowel disease, and skin inflammation.

2. Digestive Health:

Licorice root is known for its soothing effects on the digestive system. It can help alleviate symptoms of indigestion, heartburn, stomach ulcers, and gastritis. Licorice root forms a protective coating on the stomach lining, reducing irritation and promoting healing.

3. Respiratory Health:

Licorice root has expectorant and demulcent properties, making it effective in treating respiratory issues such as coughs, colds, bronchitis, and sore throats. It helps to soothe irritated mucous membranes and clear mucus from the respiratory tract.

4. Immune Support:

Licorice root can boost the immune system by enhancing the activity of immune cells and increasing the production of interferon, a protein that helps protect against viral infections. It is often used in herbal remedies to prevent and treat infections.

5. Adrenal Support:

Licorice root is known for its adaptogenic properties, meaning it can help the body cope with stress. It supports adrenal gland function and can help regulate cortisol levels, reducing the effects of stress and fatigue.

6. Hormonal Balance:

Licorice root can help balance hormones by influencing the activity of various enzymes involved in hormone metabolism. It is sometimes used to manage symptoms of menopause, premenstrual syndrome (PMS), and polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS).

7. Antiviral and Antimicrobial Properties:

Licorice root has natural antiviral and antimicrobial properties that can help fight against a range of infections. It has been shown to be effective against viruses like herpes simplex, hepatitis, and influenza, as well as bacterial and fungal infections.

8. Skin Health:

Licorice root is beneficial for skin health due to its anti-inflammatory, antioxidant, and antimicrobial properties. It can help treat conditions such as eczema, psoriasis, and acne. It is also used in topical formulations to reduce hyperpigmentation and improve skin tone.

9. Liver Protection:

Licorice root has hepatoprotective properties, meaning it can help protect the liver from damage caused by toxins, viruses, and other harmful substances. It is used in traditional medicine to support liver health and detoxification.

10. Anti-Cancer Potential:

Some studies suggest that licorice root may have anti-cancer properties. The compounds in licorice root are thought to help inhibit the growth of cancer cells and induce apoptosis (programmed cell death) in certain types of cancer.

1. Add 1-2 tsp to tea bag or infuser
2. Steep in hot water for 5-10 minutes
3. Optional: Add any milk, honey or sweetener of your choice
4. Sip and enjoy ♡

• Loose by the Ounce: This herb is available by the ounce and comes in a stand-up holographic bag with a see-through front. There is no descriptive label on the back of these pouches.
• Glass Jar: Coming Soon

We are a woman owned, family-run, mother + daughter team of lifelong herbalists, dedicated to delivering the highest quality organic herbs with speedy shipping times and exceptional customer service. We handcraft a variety of herbal products and blends in small/medium batches, and each product has been carefully and meticulously designed and curated by our plant-biologist & medicinal plant enthusiast founder, Lai. All herbs we carry and use to craft our blends are 100% organically grown, pesticide-free, additive-free, and ethically and sustainably sourced.

We have conducted the research and the testing to ensure that we provide clean, genuine herbs to those looking to enhance their wellbeing and/or lifestyle. We have spent 3+ years cultivating relationships with organic suppliers all around the globe to ensure that we provide only the highest quality herbs to our customers, with freshness, purity, potency and authenticity at the forefront of our search. We value honesty, transparency, and integrity within our business, and we believe our values shine through our product quality, fair pricing, and outstanding customer reviews.

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