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Wellness from the Roots: The Secrets of Andean Herbs

Team Kumara
June 15, 2023

In our constant search for healthy and natural options, medicinal herbs have gained a prominent place. These plants loaded with therapeutic properties have been used since ancient times in different cultures around the world.

In this article we invite you to discover the power of medicinal herbs and explore the reasons why you should consider consuming them. Additionally, you will learn about a new product development: a recently formulated herbal mix at our facilities and its incredible health benefits:

1. Nature’s purest form of consumption: Choosing to consume medicinal herbs allows us to access the purity of nature in its most original state. These plants grow in the earth, absorbing nutrients from the soil and energy from the sun. By choosing medicinal herbs, we are choosing a pure alternative free of chemicals and artificial additives.

2. Proven therapeutic properties: For centuries, medicinal herbs have been valued for their therapeutic properties and today, scientific research confirms their effectiveness in the treatment and prevention of various health conditions. From relieving symptoms of colds and digestive ailments to strengthening the immune system and improving emotional well-being. In addition, medicinal herbs offer a wide range of benefits backed by ancient wisdom and modern research.

3. Personalizing Health: A highlight of herbal medicines is their ability to adapt to the individual needs of each person. Every individual is unique, with their own health conditions and requirements. Medicinal herbs provide a wide variety of options, which makes it possible to personalize treatment and choose the right herb for each case. Individualization in this case becomes essential to address the needs and obtain better results.

The popularity and demand for medicinal herbs have been on the rise due to the multiple benefits they offer. Thanks to advances in research and growing awareness of natural remedies, we have developed a new product that combines the best of herbs in a powerful blend:

MIX HERBAL TEA-Herbal Relief

The herbal mix composed of: yellow lapacho bark, jatoba bark, cat’s claw bark, chancapiedra leaves and chuchuhuasi bark, has been carefully formulated to take full advantage of the medicinal properties of each plant.

By combining these herbs, a synergy is achieved between their components, further enhancing their therapeutic effects. This means that the final product is much more than the sum of its individual parts. The herbal blend offers a balanced and complete combination of antioxidant, anti-inflammatory, antimicrobial and many other properties that contribute to improve various aspects of health.

Each of these herbs offers unique and beneficial properties for our well-being:

Herbal Relief


  • Yellow Lapacho Bark: Lapacho bark is recognized for its anti-cancer, anti-fungal and anti-viral properties, thanks to the naphthoquinones it contains. This herb is used in cancer treatments and to fight infectious diseases. In addition, its infusion has anti-inflammatory and analgesic effects, providing relief from various ailments.
  • Jatoba bark: Jatoba bark is known for its tannin content (natural antioxidants) and for its astringent taste. This herb, when consumed as an infusion, has anti-diarrheal properties. It also acts as a natural energizer, especially beneficial for the respiratory and urinary systems, giving you a long-lasting tonic effect.
  • Cat’s claw bark: Cat’s claw bark is rich in alkaloids, which have anti-rheumatic properties. Its preparation in decoctions or infusions has febrifuge properties and can be used as an auxiliary support in the treatment of rheumatism. This herb is especially beneficial for those seeking relief from rheumatic diseases.
  • Stone breaker: The stone breaker herb contains phenols responsible for imparting antioxidant properties. It is highly effective in the treatment of kidney stones and gallstones, facilitating their dissolution and preventing their formation. It also has diuretic, anti-inflammatory, antiviral and hepatoprotective properties. Its infusion is recommended to treat liver inflammations, gallbladder affections, cough and rheumatism.
  • Chuchuhuasi bark: Chuchuhuasi bark is noted for its content of triterpenes and flavonoids, especially known for its anti-inflammatory properties. This herb is commonly used in the treatment of gastrointestinal diseases, rheumatism, influenza and as an antitumor agent. Its consumption can provide remarkable health benefits.

The development of this new product is a direct response to the growing demand for natural and effective alternatives. Today, people are looking for solutions that allow them to address their concerns holistically, considering the well-being of body and mind as a whole. With this blend, a convenient and reliable option is offered for those who wish to benefit in an easy and affordable way. In addition, the herbal blend that makes up this product is characterized by the quality and purity of its ingredients. Each of them carefully selected and from reliable sources.

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