Psyllium husk are portions of the seeds of the plant Plantago ovate. Psyllium husks are indigestible in human beings and are often used as a source of dietary fiber to regulate GI transit and also for colon cleansing. They are functions to relieve constipation, irritable bowel syndrome, diverticular disease, and diarrhea.
Wheatgrass is well known in colon cleansing and restoring pH balance in the body to a healthy level. Once it is in the stomach, it starts an immediate reaction with toxins and mucus, thus result in a smooth digestion process. Furthermore, it also helps in promoting a healthy digestion system by re-establishing and maintaining the balance of good bacteria in the intestine.
Probiotics are bacteria that help maintain the natural balance of organisms (micro flora) in the intestines. Therefore, it improves intestinal function and maintains the integrity of the lining of the intestines. Besides that, it also helps people with a range of intestinal symptoms, such as abdominal pain, cramps, bloating, diarrhea and constipation.
Inulin is a natural soluble dietary fiber. Soluble fiber dissolves in water to form a gelatinous material. It can help lower blood cholesterol and glucose levels. Inulin is also an effective prebiotic, stimulating the growth of beneficial bacteria in the gut. It increases the activity of the beneficial bacteria in the gut, by acting as a “food” for the good bacteria in your digestive system.
Aloe vera is affected for healing burns and wounds and makes the skin smooth, soft and moisturizes it. Researchers have found that Aloe vera easily stimulate the fibroblasts for making new tissue. Besides that, it’s also used to improve the property of immune cells, and it is very effective to eliminate waste, enhances absorption of nutrients and digestive functioning.
Alfalfa is suggested to be a good cleanser and a natural diuretic. This versatile herb is also a folk remedy for joint stress, and is reputed to be an excellent appetite stimulant and overall tonic. It is useful in the support of urinary tract health including kidney, bladder and prostrate. It can be used to detoxify the body, especially the liver.