Schizandra Berry 10:1 Concentrated Extract Powder
2oz - 56grams
What is Schizandra Berry?
Schizandra berry is a woody climbing vine which is native to parts of China and Russia. Our schizandra berry is sourced from a pristine region in Northern China, where some the most powerful and nutrient-dense species are known to grow. The flowering vine is famous for its small red berries which are harvested and used for their healing properties. Nicknamed the five flavor berry because of its sour, sweet, salty, spicy and bitter elements, schizandra berry is a powerful superfood used to promote radiant health and well-being.
What Are The Health Benefits of Schizandra Berry?
Schizandra berry is one of only 16 natural substances to be classified as an adaptogen. An adaptogen is a term coined by a Russian scientists to describe particulary potent substances that work with the body’s current state of health, and help it better deal with a range of stress factors. It's has a rich history of use in Asian cultures, plus it is listed as one of the 50 fundamental herbs according to the classic book, La Médecine Chinoise Par Les Plantes, by Ming Wong.
Schizandra berry was once loved by Chinese royalty for its skin-nourishing qualities, and it's super-rich in antioxidants which is why we use it in our Beauty Complex powder along with goji berry and the medicinal mushroom, tremella.
What Makes Our Schizandra Berry Powder Different?
10:1 Concentrated Extract: Contains ten times more nutrients in each serving
100% Natural: Pure powder with no additives
Packaging: Packed in a eco-friendly pouch
Ready-to-Use: Simply add to your favorite food and drinks
Delicious: Can be used in both sweet and savoury dishes
- Direct From The Source: Our schizandra is grown in the high altitude mountains of Northern China
A Little Goes A Long Way: Around 57 servings per pouch
What is a Concentrated Extract Powder?
We carefully concentrate 10 whole pounds of the highest quality schizandra berry into one pound of pure extract powder, which means that you’ll receive a more potent product in every spoonful. This highly concentrated powder is pure, and has nothing added or taken away.
How Do I Use Schizandra Berry?
Our schizandra berry is ready to use, just add your desired dose to warm water to create a tea, blend it in smoothies, stir it into juices, or mix it into foods. Some people even like to sprinkle it over their favourite dishes for an added dose of nutrients and flavor. For a powerful drink, try blending it with other herbs, spices, and superfoods to create a rejuvenating elixir which your body will thank you for. Schizandra berry pairs particularly well with goji berry, reishi, and ginseng.
Schizandra Berry Dose: How Much Should I Take?
A standard dose is between 1/2 a teaspoon and a heaped teaspoon per serving, although a herbal practitioner may recommend that you take a larger dose if it's for therapeutic purposes. If you're new to schizandra berry, it's a good idea to start with a smaller dose and then work your way up. Schizandra berry is safe to use and has no reported side effects.
Did You Know? Schizandra Facts
In Traditional Chinese Medicine, it is said that schizandra berry can help to "calm the heart and quieten the spirit".
Schizandra berry is also known as gomishi, wu wei zi, omija, Schisandra Chinensis, and matsbouza.
In the Vitamin and Mineral Encyclopedia, Dr. Sheldon Saul Hendler suggests that schizandra berry supports liver health.
Spicy Green Glow: Skin-Nourishing Schizandra Berry Recipe
This refreshing smoothie recipe contains a range of vitamins and minerals the are known to promote skin health. It's simple to make and can be whizzed up in a matter of minutes. Don't worry if you don't have access to a blender, you can simply stir in the powder until it fully dissolves.
You Will Need
Half a cucumber
A handful of rocket
A couple of radishes
1tsp of Hybrid Herbs schizandra berry powder
Wash the fruits and veggies and then cut them into small enough pieces to fit through your juicer's chute. Juice all of the product. Transfer the juice to a blender and add the schizandra berry powder. Blend until the powder has dissolved, then pour into a glass and enjoy. If you have a cold-press juicer, the juice can stay fresh in your fridge for 2 to 3 days.
Simple Schizandra Berry Tea Recipe
If you don't have the time to juice or blend a drink, then this quick and easy schizandra berry tea will do the trick. It's a lovely warming tonic for cozy mornings. You can also switch things up in the summer months by popping the smoothie in the fridge and adding some ice cubes to make a delicious vegan iced latte.
You Will Need
1/2 - 1 teaspoon of Hybrid Herbs Schizandra Berry powder
Plant-Based Milk (coconut, hemp or cashew)
Natural sweetner if desired
Pop the powder into your mug and then add warm but not boiling water. Stir until the powder is fully dissolved, then add your plant milk. Sip slowly and enjoy!
Also Known As: Gomishi, Wu Wei Zi, Omija, Schisandra Chinensis, Matsbouza
Ready to Use: Simply add 1/2 teaspoon to smoothies, teas and foods
Ingredients: schizandra berry 10:1 concentrated extract powder
Servings Per Pack: Around 56
Store in a cool, dry place - for long term store in glass