Cascara Sagrada Bark Powder
Botanical Name - Rhamnus purshiana
Other Names - bearberry, cascara, chittem bark, sacred bark
Origin - USA
Cascara sagrada is a species of buckthorn native to the Pacific Northwest and British Columbia, the name of which translates into "sacred bark" in Spanish.
Typical Preparations - Powdered form is made from the aged and dried bark and is typically prepared as tea or mixed with water or juice.
Infused in oil, cascara bark is an ingredient in natural sun screens. Used in extract form to deter nail biting, although the herb is now largely replaced by bitter orange.
Packaging - We package all of our herbal, fruit powders and spices in a heat sealed mylar bag which serves as a very effective barrier to light, oxygen, odors, flavors, moisture, and bacteria. The bag can be resealed with any household iron or curling iron.
Precautions - Not for use by children, pregnant women or if there is a history of Crohn’s disease or other gastrointestinal disorder. If you are taking any other herbs or supplements please consult with a qualified health-care provider before starting any new regimen. If you are pregnant or breast feeding, consult with your physician before taking.
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