Main ingredient of Manuka & Burdock is Multifloral Manuka honey MGO100+, which is gathered in New Zealand from Manuka bush, Leptospermum scoparium, which grows uncultivated throughout the country. Manuka honey’s special qualities come from the Manuka flower nectar, which contributes unique natural compounds making Manuka Honey so different from other honeys. Manuka honey is fully certified with MPI definition and MGO testing.
Second natural ingredient is Active Burdock extract (8:1).
Burdock root has been used for centuries in holistic medicine to help with of different health conditions. Traditionally, it was used as a digestive aid. Now, researchers have discovered numerous potentials uses and health benefits for burdock root.
Burdock root contains multiple types of powerful antioxidants including quercetin, luteolin, and phenolic acids, which protect cells in the body from damage due to free radicals. They can help with several different health conditions.
One of the most common traditional uses for burdock root has been to purify the blood. Burdock root is one of those rare herbs that stimulate lymphatic drainage and detoxification.
Burdock Root contains inulin, a soluble and prebiotic fibre that helps improve digestion. Acting as food for healthy gut bacteria, inulin helps regulate inflammation and remove toxins from the body.
Burdock Root also contains mucilage which acts as a protection for the gastric mucosa (the mucous membrane layer of the stomach), helping it to heal – this is especially useful if it has been damaged by acidity or inflammation.
The antioxidants in Burdock Root especially help to protect the liver against poisonous substances. The compounds that give Burdock its bitter taste can help stimulate bile production, helping the liver flush away toxins with more speed and ease.
Burdock Root acts on the blood and circulatory system and contains active compounds such as arctiine and lignans which have matrix-stimulating properties, thus promoting supple and younger looking skin.
Third natural bee product is New Zealand Bio-Active Bee Pollen extract.
As gathered by the honeybee pollen is a very beneficial natural food and promoter of good health, which has been used by man for many centuries. No other natural product on earth could compete with bee pollen in the level of nutritional value. It is rich with natural components crucially important for human’s body metabolism and wellbeing. Bee pollen contains over 250 biologically active substances, including proteins, carbs, lipids, fatty acids, vitamins, minerals, enzymes and antioxidants.