A great detoxifying herb that works to help flush toxins and improve digestion is Ginger Root. A rich source of anti-oxidants Ginger helps to reduce inflammation and soothe the intestinal tract.
This wonder herb is a staple in every day life in India, not only for its use to taste to food and chai but also for its wealth of therapeutic benefits. Long used in Ayurvedic medicine, it is said to maintain overall wellness in the body, help alleviate digestive disorders and stomach upsets, heartburn, improve the absorption of essential nutrients in the body and its warming properties relieve congestion, colds and fevers. It is used in many anti inflammatory massage oils to help alleviate pain. Inflammation is the body’s way to cope with stress or injury. When the inflammation subsides, the body is healing.
Besides reducing inflammation, ginger helps relieve nausea, heals a number of viruses, and in some laboratory studies has shown promise as an anticancer agent.
It is also used to ease arthritis. OmVeda has a range of classical massage oils which have been used for centuries to relieve aches and pains. Our Arthroil is particularly beneficial in relieving pain and giving relief to sprains, stiffness and aching joints by reducing inflammation and releasing tension from deep within the muscles.
You can also enjoy a detoxifying brew of grated Ginger Root and Lemon.