The leaves and seeds of this pea family plant strongly increase activity and motion through the large intestine. It is best consumed before going to bed at night helping to eliminate within 8-10 hours.
Well known for its ability to soothe the digestion, when ginger is combined with the other herbs in this formula it can help stimulate movement through the intestines while relieving any discomfort and pain.
This herb is not only good for weight loss and improving digestion, but it has also been shown to help respiratory conditions through its anti-inflammatory action and ability to expand the airways and expel mucus.
Licorice has effects on the adrenal glands and can have beneficial actions when someone is stressed out and exhausted. It's considered a balancing herb that harmonizes the actions of many other herbs.
Fennel has primarily been used to relieve bloating, cramping, gas and digestive upset. In conjunction with Senna both tangerine peel and fennel are very commonly combined with each other to improve digestion.
For a sluggish digestive system and occasional constipation, this senna based tea is uniquely formulated to help increase digestive movement without any harsh side effects. The functional benefits of these herbs are prominent when they are combined with each other. When senna, tangerine peel and fennel are combined they help to gently move food through your digestive system. Best consumed before bed to help eliminate within 8-10 hours.
Note: You can and should combine Mellow Movement with Slim Savvy. These two herbal formulas work in different ways but when combined can really help move and soothe the digestive system.
Functional teas contain herbs and medicinal plants that help protect and heal the body from different aliments. Each ailment, from poor digestion to increased stress, requires a different functional tea formula. When we set out to create our new line of caffeine-free, herbal teas we teamed up with local professional herbalist and licensed acupuncturist, Nicholas Wismann, who studied Chinese Medicine at Bastyr University, to develop a line of five functional teas: Everyday Wellness, Slim Savvy, Immune Boost, Deep Doze and Mellow Movement.
*These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. These products are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease.