Dr. Sebi's Mix
Inspired by Dr. Sebi’s research, when combined, these three herbs are loaded with benefits and are beneficial in creating healthy cells and properly functioning systems. Sea moss and bladderwrack provide the body with 92 out of the necessary 102 minerals for health. Burdock root provides the remaining 10 minerals, making this blend a full supplement for health and wellness.
Loaded with Antioxidants
Antioxidants protect cells in the body from damage due to free radicals. They can help treat and prevent several different health conditions. The antioxidant action helps reduce inflammation. A 2014 study found that burdock root reduced inflammatory markers in the blood for patients with osteoarthritis.
As mentioned above, bladderwrack was the original source of iodine. Iodine is an important modulator of our thyroid gland and can ensure that our hormonal and metabolic activities are under control. As a powerful source of iodine, sea moss, bladderwrack and burdock root benefits have become associated with treating many types of thyroid disorders. Primarily, the bladderwrack stimulates the thyroid gland to increase hormonal output.
Because of the soothing effects of sea moss on the mucous membranes in the body, it works as an amazing digestive aid. It coats the stomach and helps to relieve the body of ulcers. In addition, it helps to alleviate acid reflux by providing probiotics for improved gut health. Sea moss, bladderwrack, and burdock root are also packed with fiber that regulates bowel movement and alleviates gas.
One of the most common traditional uses for burdock root has been to purify the blood. Recent evidence has found that burdock root can remove toxins from the bloodstream. Burdock root specifically has active ingredients that have been found to detoxify heavy metals from the blood, improving organ health and the health of the whole body. It also promotes blood circulation to the skin surface, which improves skin health.
One of the other popular uses of sea moss, bladderwrack, and burdock root over the years has been as an anti-inflammatory substance. Burdock root is known for its powerful anti-inflammatory abilities, and it can be an important part of an arthritis diet. A study published in the International Journal of Rheumatic Diseases showed that burdock root tea improves inflammatory status and oxidative stress in patients with knee osteoarthritis.
Arctigenin is a lignan found in burdock root, which has been shown to combat cancer cells by selectively stopping the proliferation of cancer cells and by inhibiting the cancer cells’ production of particular proteins stopping cancer’s ability to reproduce. Fucoidan is a unique type of fiber found in high quantities within bladderwrack. Research suggests that fucoidan, found in bladderwrack, has many beneficial properties that include anti-viral, anti-tumor, anti-coagulant, anti-angiogenic, and anti-arthritic properties.
Sea moss, bladderwrack, and burdock root’s iodine content help to boost metabolism and increase energy. In addition, its ability to absorb moisture and increase bulk creates the feeling of fullness, which helps to decrease appetite. The gentle laxative effect helps to process waste through the body faster and accelerate weight loss.
A lack of oxygen in the blood results in lower hemoglobin levels and decreased red blood cell count. This condition is usually diagnosed as anemia. Sea moss, bladderwrack, and burdock root, which are rich in iron helps to maintain a healthy red blood cell count and helps fight this condition.
The high levels of beta-carotene found in bladderwrack make it an ideal solution for those looking to improve their vision. Beta-carotene is an antioxidant that directly neutralized free radicals in the eyes and cornea. Sea moss, bladderwrack, and burdock root have also been shown to slow down macular degeneration and prevent the development of cataracts.
Improve Joint Health
The anti-inflammatory benefits of sea moss, bladderwrack, and burdock root help to decrease swelling in and around the joints. In addition, it soothes the soft tissue and promotes motility. The algae in this mix is a go-to for anyone suffering from arthritis, joint pain or even for athletes desiring to speed recovery after intense workouts.
Sexual Health and Fertility
In the Caribbean, sea moss is mostly used as a natural aphrodisiac for men. It is touted as a potent natural sexual enhancer. Burdock root extract has shown enhanced sexual function and increased the amount of sexual behavior. The rich zinc content makes it ideal for boosting testosterone and male performance. In addition, it helps to increase sperm count and improve fertility.
One package of 50 capsules is $15.00. One ounce of the loose powder is $4.50.
We recommend taking one to two capsules daily or half to one teaspoon of powder mixed in food or drink.