What is Equisetum Arvense?
Equisetum arvense (Horsetail) is a perennial plant species of the Equisetaceae family, and similar to the alfalfa plant. This non-flowering weed has feathery stems and branches (often described as similar to a 'horsetail') which are effective at absorbing the unique Minerals of the Earth, such as silica.
What do Nature's Answer mean when they say they use Advanced Botanical Fingerprint Technology?
With one of the most comprehensive herbariums in the world, Nature's Answer has identified Mother Nature's unique botanical fingerprint on over eight-hundred plant reference standards. Utilising Advanced Botanical Fingerprint Technology, these authenticated samples each serve as the standard by which all incoming raw materials are judged. Using carefully-controlled extraction techniques, Nature's Answer capture the holistic balance of the Equisetum arvense herb and its value is passed on to you, the consumer, who can be assured that this product is authentic, safe, effective and holistically balanced.
How can Natures Answer Horsetail Herb benefit my body?
The use of Horsetail as a herbal remedy dates as far back as ancient Greek & Roman times, where it was used to stop bleeding and heal wounds. These days, Horsetail is though to be beneficial both internally and externally. It is primarily used for Urinary Tract infections and a Sore Throat, but when applied topically, is also thought to improve the Hair, Skin (wounds & burns) and Nails.
Natures Answer Horsetail Herb is also a rich source of Nutrients, which include Essential Fatty Acids, Manganese, Iron, Calcium and flavonoids.