Tulsi, also known as Holy Basil, has been used for thousands of years in Ayurvedic Medicine to treat the common cold, headaches, stomach disorders, inflamation, and heart disease. It is also an effective treatment for respiratory illnesses, malaria, diarrhea, nausea and vomiting, stomach ulcers, eye diseases, insect bites and eczema. Tulsi is a potent adaptogen that promotes mental balance and helps the body cope with many kinds of stress, be they chemical, physical, infectious, environmental or emotional. As such it is frequently used as an anti-depressant and anti-anxiety remedy. Extracts made from Holy Basil are thought to increase the speed and strength of wound healing due to the plants antibacterial, antiviral, antifungal, anti-inflammatory and analgesic properties. It is considered one of the best herbs to boost the immune system due to its combination of phytochemicals, bioflavonols and anti-oxidant compounds.
Tea is the only natural source of L-theanine, an amino acid that increases alpha wave actitiy in the brain thus reducing stress and promoting a relaxed state of concentration. Theanine is also known to significantly boost the immune system. Tea also contains GABA (Gamma-aminobutyric acid,) a neuotransmitter that calms the central nervous system and is critical for relaxation. In this modern world where the pace of life is continually accelerating so that people get ulcers, dyspepsia, apoplexy and all kinds of stress and mental ailments, our combination of Tulsi and green tea promises to not only boost your immune system but also to relieve stress and promote your mental well-being.