An herbal potion to give you energy without caffeine jitters or anxiety, improve focus and clear mental fog. Will also improve brain function and memory. Add to tea or water in the morning instead of coffee!
I would recommend starting with a dropper without any prior caffeine , and see how it feels with you! If you need more of a boost, take more or add to a green or black tea. Many people are sensitive to coffee , or become anxious after drinking it. This potion will help curb your need for that second (or maybe even first) cup of coffee , and will not leave you shaking and buzzed.
In addition to using energizing herbs , I've used adaptogenic & anti-anxiety herbs to keep stress at bay and soothe you , without making you feel drowsy. An adaptogen is natural substance that helps your body adapt to stress and promotes mental balance. This will allow you to take this potion before work, a test at school or when you have a long day or night ahead of you. Anti-inflammatory herbs like turmeric also help to soothe tenseness & stiffness in the body , which coffee can actually cause as an inflammatory drink.
Siberian ginseng ~ eleuthero, an adaptogen, stimulates resistance to stress, restores vigor and improves memory. It has been used in China for 2000 years as a folk remedy for bronchitis, heart ailments, and rheumatism, and as a tonic to improve general health, restore memory, promote healthy appetite, and increase stamina. A masculine plant , associated with the Sun and the element of fire. It's used for love, healing, protection, beauty and desire spells.
Rosemary dates back to ancient times in the civilizations surrounding the Mediterranean Sea. It has strong effects on memory and in strengthening the mind by inhibiting the breakdown of acetylcholine & increasing blood flow to the brain. Rosemary is an antioxidant , helping prevent the damage caused by oxidative stress , also antibacterial and anti-carcinogenic.
Guarana improves memory, focus and mood. It's a great herb for prolonged meditation sessions, as it enhances alertness and concentration. It may be given as a sustaining provision for vision quests. It enhances energy levels and stamina. Antibacterial and antioxidant.
Ginkgo biloba ~ maidenhair, has been traced back nearly 300 million years, making it the oldest surviving tree species on earth. The Chinese have used the plant medicinally for eons. This ancient herb acts to enhance oxygen utilization and thus improves memory and concentration. The herbal extract has also been shown to significantly improve long-distance vision. Ginkgo extract may provide relief for those who suffer from headaches, sinusitis, and vertigo. It may also help relieve chronic ringing in the ears ~ tinnitus. Due to its age, Ginkgo is considered an elder with high magickal energy, and is used in longevity and age spells. Useful in ritual healing and in creative work.
Holy basil ~ tulsi, is an Ayuverdic adaptogen and helps your mind cope with many types of stress. It increases endurance, and reduces stress, sleep problems, forgetfulness and exhaustion. It also fosters clear thoughts, relaxation, and a sense of well-being. Antibacterial, antiviral, anti-fungal, anti-inflammatory and analgesic.
Alfalfa is naturally high in many vitamins and minerals, including A, D, E, K, all B vitamins, biotin, calcium, folic acid, iron, magnesium & potassium. The alfalfa plant is primarily native to Asia, and is considered to be one of the first known herbs to mankind. Helps to improve memory and is an antioxidant , reducing oxidative stress and free radicals.
Ashwagandha is an Ayuverdic adaptogen and a nourishing nervine tonic that supports the nervous system and the endocrine system. Ashwagandha also supports cardiovascular and immune health. It's calming, grounding and restorative. Supports the sleep cycle and sleep quality. It's been shown to promote healthy levels of cortisol, which promotes healthy function of the immune, cardiovascular and nervous systems, as well as the brain, muscles and joints. Supports healthy nervous system function, providing antioxidant support and naturally stimulating the pathways in the brain for GABA, a neurotransmitter that's responsible for promoting calmness.
Lemon balm has been used as a mild sedative and as a digestive aid throughout history as a medicinal herb. It promotes calmness in the body, as well as brain and cognitive function. Improves mood and reduces anxiety, nervousness and excitability.
Turmeric is anti-inflammatory and has the ability to stimulate the release of serotonin and dopamine in the brain. Turmeric and especially its most active compound curcumin have many scientifically-proven health benefits, such as the potential to prevent heart disease, Alzheimer's and cancer. It's a potent antioxidant and may also help improve symptoms of depression and arthritis.
Made with siberian ginseng, rosemary, guarana, ginkgo, holy basil ~ tulsi, alfalfa, ashwagandha, lemon balm, turmeric, water & brandy
This is meant to be ingested. Do not apply to skin. Please check with a doctor before giving to a child. Please do not take if you are allergic to any of these ingredients.