Emollient, laxative and depurative, La Malva is a plant with strong detoxifying action.
- Helps to eliminate excess water.
- Reduces fat overload.
-Slides the cellulite clusters.
-Recommended in case of constipation.
Pour 1 ½ cups of boiling water over the sachet and let it infuse for 15 minutes. Drink hot or cold. Keep refrigerated. Drink 1 to 3 cups a day, as needed. It is best to start by drinking small amounts, ½ to 1 cup per day, for a few days and increase the dose as needed.
Consult with your naturopath or your healthcare professional for the benefits of this product.
Malvas are among the oldest known medicinal plants in the world. One finds the Malva verticillata ( mauve chinoise ) and the Malva sylvestris ( mauve commune ). They are used in herbal teas (infusions) in China for over 5000 years. The Greek and Roman doctors also used it to treat several diseases, either in the form of herbal tea or poultice. These medicinal plants have retained their reputation as a panacea throughout the Middle Ages.
Malvas are part of the plant family mauves . On the whole, these plants are well known for their soothing qualities. The Malvas contain mucilages, polysaccharides and flavonoids. The mucilage gives them their soothing property. In phytotherapy, Malva herbal teas are considered a 'softener' that helps to eliminate irritation and inflammation of the gastrointestinal and respiratory tract.
The Malva is effective in the fight against irritation and inflammation of the mucous membranes. In the gastrointestinal tract, these ingredients form a protective layer on the mucosa of the stomach. This action relieves gastrointestinal disorders, such as gastric catarrh, enteritis, indigestion, ulcer and colitis.
Malva tea is commonly used for the symptomatic relief of cough and painful throats. The Malva helps to remove phlegm and relieve congestion of the lungs. It helps the body eliminate excess liquid and mucus, and because of its soothing and softening properties it not only eliminates phlegm but also acts to soothe and relieve inflammation of the larynx and tonsils, dry cough, sore throat, hoarseness, pulmonary catarrh, bronchitis, asthma and irritation of the respiratory tract.
The Malva is a mild laxative when used in larger doses. It also has diuretic properties that increase the flow of urine. It can be used to soothe the urinary tract and relieve cystitis or bladder infection.