We created this tea to tonify the liver and kidneys and help nourish the blood.
Sassafras and Sarsaparilla are blood purifiers that stimulate the liver’s action to clear toxins from the body. Through its blood cleansing abilities it helps relieve the pain brought on by inflammatory skin diseases, arthritic conditions, rheumatism and gout. Burdock is another blood cleanser containing anti-bacterial properties that protect the liver and improve the assimilation of nutrients. Dandelion is known for inducing the flow of bile from the liver and is an excellent blood purifier. Barberry works to increase bowel functions thus stimulating appetite and promoting bile secretion. It normalizes liver secretions. Milk Thistle is one of the best known herbs to protect and rejuvenate the liveCinnamon contains anti-viral, anti-bacterial, and anti-fungal properties. Ginger strengthens the digestive system since a lack of proper digestion can cause a malfunctioning of the glands. Licorice nourishes the pancreas, liver, adrenals, and the digestive system. Buckthorn helps the bowels evacuate normally, by stimulating the flow of bile from the liver to the gall bladder; it is a bitter herb that expels impurities.
Love Yer Liver Tea
- Ingredients: Sassafras, Sarsaparilla, Milk Thistle, Barberry, Cinnamon Chips, Ginger Root, Orange Peel, Burdock Root, Dandelion Root, Licorice Root, and Buckthorn Bark. HERBAL DECOCTION: Place 1 ¼ cup of water in pan with 1 ½ tsp. roots, heat slowly and simmer covered for 10-15 minutes. The longer you simmer the herbs, the stronger the tea will be. Strain into a cup and serve.