Amla (Emblica officinalis)
$15.00 – $18.00
Emblica Officinalis Berry
Amla (Emblica Officinalis) means ‘sour’; another name for Amalaki means mother or ‘nurse,’ indicating that Amalaki is the ultimate carer and healer. It is the primary ingredient in Cyavanaprasa, the elixir tonic paste that is superb for the lungs, all three dosas, and the reproductive system. Amla (Emblica Officinalis) aka Amalaki is excellent for reducing inflammation in the digestive tract, and assisting with bowel dysfunction and strengthening the heart.
Emblica Officinalis Uses
In modern Hindu practice, Amla is considered to be sacred to both Vishnu and Shiva, and regular use of it prolongs life, memory, and youthfulness. Amla is known as the best medicine to promote resistance to disease, nourish the blood, heal fractures, and prevent aging. Amla name in Sanskrit means “the sustainer,” and it traditionally is used to provide nourishment to all the tissues. In India Amla is used in conjunction with two other fruits named Haritaki and Bibhitaki, which makes up an Ayurveda formula called ‘Triphala’ handy for the digestive system.
Amla for Hair
Amla may also be used externally and works as an excellent moisturizer for promoting healthy skin, hair, and nails. You can also create a shampoo blend using Amla to nourish the hair and scalp and prevent premature grey hair.
You can also find Triphala which consist of Amla in our Parasite and Worms Formula.
Help prevent and treat damage connective tissues disorders (Rheumatoid arthritis and autoimmune diseases such as lupus)
Improves cardiac tone
Nourishes the eyes, improves night vision, and helps prevent age-related or diabetes-related eye damage.
Significantly reduce excessive bruising, bleeding gums, spider veins, and nosebleeds.
Protect against cellular damage induced by radiation.
Protect against carcinogens, liver damage caused by medications or viruses.
Strong antioxidant properties
Containing ellagic acid, Gallic acid, emblicanin A+B, superoxide dismutase (SOD), glutathione peroxidase and catalase
Helps with the urinary tract
Nourishes the brain and improves mental functions
Tones and feeds the heart
Good for digestions, flushing out toxins
Most importantly enhances the strength of the hair and nails.
Think of the women’s hair in India and how well nourished it is, it would most likely link back to this fantastic adaptogen.
Ingredients: Organic Amla
Parts Used: Fruit
Forms: Two ounces of powder or 60 vegetable capsules (550-600 mg).
How to use:
Powder: Take one tsp of dried powder in 8 oz. of favorite juice or smoothie, two times a day.
Capsules: Take 2-4 capsules twice a day with water or a favorite beverage.
The gel caps we use are Vegicaps (vegetable) and are all natural. No Animal By-Products, Starch Free, Wheat Free, Dairy Free, Preservative Free, Ethylene Oxide and Sulfite FREE!
Legal Information: The Food and Drug Administration has not evaluated these statements. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease.