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  • Why Our Herbal Oils Are Unique
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    • 2 days ago
    Why Our Herbal Oils Are Unique

    You might be surprised and delighted to learn that, while we do use some machines to expedite the process, our method of preparing herbal oils is still an Ayurvedic tradition at heart.

  • Power Up Your Detox with Total Body Cleanse!
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    • September 16, 2019
    Power Up Your Detox with Total Body Cleanse!

    Whether you’re planning a traditional Ayurvedic cleanse or a quick detox, Total Body Cleanse can offer support. Find out how these powerful herbal tablets can supercharge your cleanse.

  • Amalaki: Getting to Know Your Herbal Allies
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    • September 09, 2019
    Amalaki: Getting to Know Your Herbal Allies

    Amalaki, also known as amla, is the perfect herb to welcome into practically everyone’s daily routines. Read this article to learn how it can be a true lifelong herbal ally. 

  • Bacopa: An Ayurvedic Brain Food
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    • August 27, 2019
    Bacopa: An Ayurvedic Brain Food

    Bacopa (Bacopa monnieri) is a wonderful herb that has been a highly praised rejuvenative for the brain for thousands of years. Bacopa calms and soothes the nervous system, supports the intellect, and maintains alertness and tranquility while providing energy to the brain. It has long been a favorite of students as it enhances learning, concentration, and memory.

  • 7 Reasons Castor Oil Is the Secret of Ayurvedic Beauty
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    • July 11, 2019
    7 Reasons Castor Oil Is the Secret of Ayurvedic Beauty

    Finding beauty products that are natural and chemical-free, yet effective, can be quite a challenge. But one of the most effective, most natural, beauty products is as simple as one ingredient—the oil from Ricinis communis (castor oil).

  • What Happened When Healthy Skin Was Put to the Test?
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    • July 08, 2019
    What Happened When Healthy Skin Was Put to the Test?

    Dr. Sivamani and his team conducted a four-week randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial with Banyan Botanicals’ Healthy Skin formulation last spring of 2017. The trial enrolled thirty participants.

  • 10 Luxurious Ways to Use Ghee for Skin Care
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    • June 18, 2019
    10 Luxurious Ways to Use Ghee for Skin Care

    Ghee isn't just for cooking. It can be used in many ways to support your health! You can use it to bring moisture to your hands, cuticles, heels, lips, hair—or any part of your skin, for that matter. Read this article to learn some of our favorite external ways to use ghee. 

  • 6 Ways to Use Neem for Skin & Hair
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    • June 13, 2019
    6 Ways to Use Neem for Skin & Hair

    When it comes to promoting healthy skin and a clear complexion, neem (Azadirachta indica) is one of the most effective herbs in the Ayurvedic pharmacopoeia. This herb’s famously bitter taste has been known to dramatically cool and pacify pitta and kapha when taken internally.

  • The Top 7 Ways to Use Triphala
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    • May 23, 2019
    The Top 7 Ways to Use Triphala

    Triphala is one of the most popular herbal formulas in all of Ayurveda. While it is best known to support healthy digestion, it has some other beneficial uses you may not be familiar with. Read this article to learn seven of our favorite ways to use triphala for vitality, beauty, and more. 

  • Shatavari: Getting to Know Your Herbal Allies
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    • May 02, 2019
    Shatavari: Getting to Know Your Herbal Allies

    Get to know shatavari (Asparagus racemosus), a sattvic herb best known as a powerful female reproductive tonic but capable of so much more. Find out how this amazing plant can be an herbal ally to most everyone and why no herbal education or Ayurvedic tool kit is complete without it.

  • Fennel: Getting to Know Your Herbal Allies
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    • April 10, 2019
    Fennel: Getting to Know Your Herbal Allies

    As an herb with a long, rich history of culinary use, fennel (Foeniculum vulgare) doesn’t need much introduction. With a nutty, sweet flavor reminiscent of licorice or anise, and its strong, slightly sweet fragrance, fennel seeds have been a favorite ingredient in cuisine for centuries... But have you heard of the numerous healthful benefits that it provides?

  • The Science of Chyavanprash: The Ayurvedic Herbal Jam
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    • April 02, 2019
    The Science of Chyavanprash: The Ayurvedic Herbal Jam

    Chyavanprash is like the multivitamin of Ayurveda—many Ayurvedic and Indian families incorporate it into their daily routine to promote health and longevity. But what’s the big deal? Why has this ancient formulation withstood the test of time?

  • What Makes Kitchari Spice Mix So Delicious?
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    • March 15, 2019
    What Makes Kitchari Spice Mix So Delicious?

    The inspiration behind the Banyan Botanicals Kitchari Spice Mix comes straight from the kitchens of families who have been making wholesome kitchari for generations, as well as our well-respected Ayurvedic teachers. When using this traditional spice mix recipe, you can be assured that you are taking in something that is time-tested and authentic.

  • Why You Will Love CCF Tea
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    • March 03, 2019
    Why You Will Love CCF Tea

    If you’ve never heard of CCF Tea, allow us to introduce you! The name, CCF, is an acronym that stands for its ingredients—cumin, coriander, and fennel. You may be most familiar with these seeds because of their role in spicing up your meals. They play an integral part in many spice blends and curry mixes to make your food more delicious and easier to digest.

  • Coriander: Getting to Know Your Herbal Allies
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    • March 01, 2019
    Coriander: Getting to Know Your Herbal Allies

    Coriander just might be one of the most underappreciated herbs out there, in spite of its popularity worldwide as a culinary spice. Most people know coriander by its Spanish name, cilantro, and they either love it or hate it. Read more about coriander's uses and benefits in this article.

  • Arjuna: Getting to Know Your Herbal Allies
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    • February 06, 2019
    Arjuna: Getting to Know Your Herbal Allies

    Have you ever questioned the value of your heart? Probably not. The heart is known for being the powerhouse of the body, as vital as the brain. The heart muscle plays an integral role in our physical health; we wouldn’t survive without it. However, we value it for more than just its physical function. Our language and its metaphors—heartfelt, heavy-hearted, light-hearted, broken-hearted, having the heart of a lion, and so on—show that our culture associates the heart with psychological, emotional, and even spiritual importance.

  • Pippali: Getting to Know Your Herbal Allies
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    • January 15, 2019
    Pippali: Getting to Know Your Herbal Allies

    For many of us, black pepper is so popular we’d be surprised to find it missing from any dining experience. But have you heard of black pepper’s close relative, pippali? Here in the West, it doesn’t get as much recognition, but pippali, or Piper longum, is among the most celebrated herbs in the Ayurvedic pharmacopoeia and has been for centuries.

  • Adrenal Nourish™ for an Active Life
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    • November 09, 2018
    Adrenal Nourish™ for an Active Life

    Read all about Adrenal Nourish™, a unique formula designed to support you and your lifestyle by aiding healthy functioning of the adrenal glands, while also contributing to the overall balance of the nervous system—often the root of adrenal imbalance. 

  • Mucuna Pruriens: Getting to Know Your Herbal Allies
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    • October 16, 2018
    Mucuna Pruriens: Getting to Know Your Herbal Allies

    Discover the many benefits of mucuna pruriens! This amazing plant has a profound affinity for the nervous system and is known to be a natural source of the amino acid levodopa, or L-dopa.

  • Ghee—Everything You Need to Know about Clarified Butter
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    • September 04, 2018
    Ghee—Everything You Need to Know about Clarified Butter

    Who doesn't love a heaping scoop of ghee melted over the top of their rice or kitchari? Yum! If you've ever been lucky enough to experience the rich, nourishing, and luxurious qualities of this golden nectar, you'll understand why ghee is a must-have in every Ayurvedic kitchen. But have you ever wondered why ghee is so highly revered in Ayurveda? We're going to demystify this deliciously healthy fat and cover everything from the history of ghee to its wide array of health benefits and uses.

  • Immune Strong™—A New Herbal Blend for Year-Round Health
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    • August 13, 2018
    Immune Strong™—A New Herbal Blend for Year-Round Health

    Whatever the season, sometimes our immune system can use a little boost. We are excited to announce our new immune formula to help support your overall health and immunity. Please welcome Immune Strong to our family of herbal tablets and liquid extracts. With a superstar blend of Ayurvedic herbs traditionally used to support the immune system, this formula is a successor to Immune Support—with a few changes and improvements. 

  • Bitter Melon: Getting to Know Your Herbal Allies
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    • June 06, 2018
    Bitter Melon: Getting to Know Your Herbal Allies

    Bitter melon, or karela, has a long history of use that spans thousands of years and is a common ingredient in cuisines and traditional medicines across the globe. Its recognition is spreading in the West too, and it is increasingly possible that you may have bumped into it on the menu of a trendy restaurant, at your local farmer’s market, or in a scientific research article.

  • Breathe Free Balm—A Warming Herbal Chest Rub
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    • May 17, 2018
    Breathe Free Balm—A Warming Herbal Chest Rub

    A soothing rub to nourish the lungs and sinuses is a staple in many household cabinets. Adults and children alike want to be able to do the most basic function—breathe—with the greatest ease. It is vital to our daily and nightly life.

  • 5 Ashwagandha Studies You Should Know About
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    • April 17, 2018
    5 Ashwagandha Studies You Should Know About

    Ashwagandha is one of the most well-known and widly used Ayurvedic herbs. And for good reason! It is great for so many functions in the body—from sleep, energy, and stress, to rejuvenation, muscle strength, and joint health.

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