Category Archives: herbal teas


MEDICINAL HERBAL TEA BLENDS Price MEDISINALE kruietee versnitte Product name Properties ARTHRITIS & GOUT Relieves the discomfort from arthritis, gout, rheumatism, painful joints and muscular inflammation. R50.00 ASTHMA & BRONCHITIS Relieves coughing spasms and tightness in the chest. Soothes and heals the respiratory tract. R50.00 BODY BOOST A general herbal tonic blend that relieves tiredness, improves the appetite, and promotes well-being. R50.00 DETOX & CLEANSING A combination of herbs that assists the body to cleanse itself of unwanted toxins. Encourages better function of kidneys & bladder, and helps the liver to cleanse the blood. R50.00 DIABETICS Assists in controlling the symptoms of diabetes. Also assists to relax the circulatory system & support renal function. Does NOT replace insulin. R50.00 MEDICINAL HERBAL TEA BLENDS ECZEMA AID Contains a combination of tonic herbs which assist to cleanse the system of toxins and relieve allergies.  R50.00 HIGH BLOOD PRESSURE A combination of herbs that effectively reduce high blood pressure & water retention. Use while taking conventional blood pressure tablets. R50.00 IMMUNE BOOSTER Contains herbs that support and improve the body’s immune system. Can also be taken for colds and flu, and to improve general poor health. R50.00 KIDNEY & BLADDER Improves the proper (more…)

9 Health Benefits of Thyme

9 Health Benefits of Thyme With thanks to Summer Fanous, May 2016. Thyme is a herb from the mint family that you probably recognize from your spice set. But it’s so much more than an after-thought ingredient. Its range of use is impressive, and it has over 400 subspecies. Ancient Egyptians used it in their embalming practices, while ancient Greeks used it as incense. Thanks to its distinctive taste, thyme has remained a culinary staple to this day. But thyme is also fast gaining a reputation for its medicinal qualities, such as its ability to help treat acne and high blood pressure. 9 Health Benefits of Thyme It’s about thyme If you’re tired of buying and trying over-the-counter acne medication with no good results, you may be in luck. Thyme is known for its antibacterial properties and it might have a future as an acne-fighting ingredient. When thyme is steeped in alcohol for days or weeks, it turns into a solution known as a tincture.  Researchers in the UK and USA have tested the effects of thyme tinctures on acne. In the one study done on thyme tincture, the findings were impressive. This natural herb preparation fought pimples better than (more…)