Complementary and Alternative Medicine (CAM)

Most complementary methods for health corresponds to one of two groups: Natural products and Practices of body and mind. Natural products related to CAM include herbal medicines (also called botanicals), vitamins, minerals, and probiotics . The Omega-3 fatty acids are naturally found in plant, and nut oils, and have also been made into dietary supplements.

HERBAL MEDICINES

Dragon's blood (wood extract) (Croton lechleri)

Dragon's blood
Croton lechleri

Due to these compounds, Dragon’s blood sap helps to protect the cells of the skin, and reduces redness and swelling. It also contains a group of compounds called proanthocyanidins, which actually repair collagen, the lattice-like main protein that makes up much of our tissues. Additionally, Dragon’s blood contains taspine, a known tissue-healing agent. The sap also demonstrates antibacterial, antiviral and antifungal activity. This is why Dragon’s blood is so widely used on infectious skin conditions of all, kinds with great success.

CHUCHUGUAZA - Maytenus laevis

CHUCHUGUAZA
Maytenus laevis

its rich chemical composition containing "Fenoldienonas" exert the antitumor action, and "dimeric proanthocyanidins" possessing antiinflammatory action. This compound has shown significant activity against various types of tumors, including lymphatic leukemia, melanoma and carcinosarcoma. Its traditional use for stomach complaints and joint pain suggests its value as a natural anti-inflammatory agent and carminative. This compound has reached phase II in clinical trials and considerable attention has turned toward the possibility of synthetically producing it.

Cat’s Claw Powder (Uncaria tomentosa (UT)

cat’s claw Powder
Uncaria tomentosa (UT)

Cat’s Claw is a herb that is used for immunity problems as in infections, allergies, rheumatoid arthritis, lupus, and cancer. The medicinal parts are the root and the bark. The active ingredient is called rhynchophylline. In the arthritis Its beneficial effects are anti-inflammatory and immuno-modulation. The Cat’s Claw inhibit prostaglandin E2 and tumor necrosis factor alpha (TNF-α) which are mediators of the inflammatory process. Its immuno-modulatory effects benefit any arthritis that fail to heal because of a deranged immunity, including rheumatoid arthritis.

Maca Powder (Lepidium meyenii)

Maca powder
Lepidium meyenii

Maca fertility enhancement; the effects on fertility are a result of the glucosinolates; Other uses include increasing energy, endurance, promoting mental clarity, treating male impotence, and helping with menstrual irregularities and female hormonal imbalances including menopause and chronic fatigue. In traditional herbal medicine, is used as an immunostimulant and in the treatment of anaemia, tuberculosis, stomach cancer, sterility, enhance memory and other reproductive sexual and disorders. Maca is an important staple in the diets because has a highest nutritional value.

Standard natural oil. S.A.S

Dragon's blood - Croton lechleri (Sap or Powder)

Standard natural oil. S.A.S

Chuchuguaza - Maytenus laevis (powder)

Standard natural oil. S.A.S

Cat’s Claw - Uncaria tomentosa (UT Powder)

Standard natural oil. S.A.S

Maca - Lepidium meyenii (Powder)