Olena Heat – Turmeric Tonic
Feel the Warmth with ‘Olena Heat!
Shake it up, take a sip, and get the high octane circulatory boost! This hot blend is ready to accomplish many tasks from housecleaning to taking out the trash. Olena Heat is composed of four herbal warriors; ‘Olena (turmeric), Awapuhi pake (ginger), Kalika (garlic), and Nioi (Hawaiian chili pepper). This amazing blend of herbs will go in and open up all the doors. Our circulatory systems have an extensive network of veins, arteries and capillaries serving the body. Long enough to go around the Earth 2.5 times, this is our river of life, and sadly, the modern diet so often mucks it up. Cardiovascular disease is still the world’s top killer. Combined with proper nutrition and lifestyle, this delicious formula helps to regain and retain high levels of vitality in the circulatory, digestive and filtration systems of the body.
Whole books have been written on each of the ingredients in this powerful combo. Let’s briefly touch on each of them. ‘Olena, or Turmeric; In this remedy ‘Olena (turmeric) takes the lead. There is more fresh turmeric juice in this blend than all the others combined. This is what gives this mixture it’s golden color. ‘Olena also provides anti-inflammatory and antimicrobial properties. It also excels in supporting healthy liver function, by stimulating liver metabolism. Awapuhi Pake, or Ginger; Aside from helping to settle the stomach, it also kills some parasites, and inhibits inflammation. Studies show that multiple components in ginger prevent platelet aggregation. This is another beneficial component in aiding smooth blood flow. Kalika, or Garlic; Kalika is one of, if not the world’s most effective antibiotic. What sets it apart from synthetic antibiotics is its ability to kill the bad bacteria and leave the good ones alive. Moreover, it promotes a beneficial balance and harmony within the gut microflora. For the digestive tract and the body as a whole, it acts like a shield. The organic sulfur compounds in garlic are known to break down cholesterol type plaque on the walls of the veins, arteries and capillaries, allowing the blood to flow more freely. Nioi, or Hawaiian chili pepper; This is the least by volume, but delivers the most in terms of the heat and vitamin C. This healing warrior is also a vasodilator. It dilates the passageways of the veins, arteries and capillaries allowing the blood to circulate more freely, and reducing pressure. Nioi opens the doors and brings the other warriors swiftly to all parts of the body, especially those places with poor circulation. As always, on our farm we Malama ‘Aina by incorporating carbon sequestering, no till, organic soil building practices.