We recognise that familiar sting - the redness, irritation, peeling, pain, swelling, and unsightly blisters… sunburns can last from 3-7 days, and are painful and uncomfortable. Sunburns are acute inflammation of the skin cells, caused by ultraviolet rays of the sun.
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“Marie” had been tired for weeks. A web search for “fatigue” brought up site after site describing her exact symptoms and she was convinced she had chronic fatigue syndrome. So, of course, she ordered supplements online from the US which promised to fix the problem. When they didn’t—several months and hundreds of dollars later—a blood test revealed she was actually anaemic.View full article →
I have been busy formulating the new additions to the Puraty range. We have some stellar favourites coming and a surprise as well! We listened to you, our loyal tea drinkers, and asked – what do you need? What do you WANT? I hope we have come up with additions that will excite you and invoke healing.View full article →
Bone broth protects the joints, is good for the gut, helps to maintain healthy skin and immune function, boosts detoxification and aids metabolism. It is recommended to support the treatment of leaky gut syndrome, food intolerances, to improve joint health and arthritic joint pain, for its anti-inflammatory properties and to boost the immune system.
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Turmeric has been used for thousands of years by many cultures as a medicinal herb and a traditional food in cooking, particularly in India and the Middle East. Ayurvedic medicine, particularly, has used turmeric to treat a wide range of illnesses from heartburn and gut issues to bronchitis, lung infections, headaches, diabetes, colds and cancer. It is such a fragrant spice! And it is the most beautiful bright yellow colour. It is warming, bitter, and peppery with a mild scent reminiscent of ginger. The pure forms of turmeric powder have very high concentrations of Curcumin. Which is what we want if we are using it in a medicinal sense.View full article →
In our food chain we consume antibiotics, trans fats, hormones, additives and sugar, that we are not even aware we are eating. We have been bombarded via persuasive advertising that quick fixes and fortified foods will meet all our dietary and health needs, this is just not so.View full article →