Shen Shu Storehouse Polygala and Schisandra Extract Powder
Shen Shu Storehouse contains equal parts of Polygala Root and Schisandra Berries. Together, Shen Shu Storehouse aims to deeply fortify the body. It restores, strengthens, and tones. Shen Shu Storehouse is formulated without any Yang herbs. It is intentionally devoid of any herbs that may be artificially stimulating or warming. Instead, it is formulated to awake and refine what is already present within. This is a formula to help restore by relaxing an overworked, overstimulated, and anxious mind. It clears muddled thoughts and allows the path forward to be revealed. It is non-sedating as well, explaining its energizing without stimulating properties.
This is an ideal formula for those looking for an adaptogen to help decrease nervine stress, without sedative properties. It truly clears the mind, allows the body to relax and focus.
You will find ingredients from Polygala & Schisandra Extract in the following product:
Polygala and Schisandra Extract Powder May Support
- Enhance concentration;
- Boost mood;
- Relieve anxiety;
- Relax from exhaustion due to overwork and studying;
- Treat memory disorders, dementia, depression;
- Full body wellness;
- Promote vitality and energy;
- Endocrine system health.*
Shen Shu Storehouse Polygala and Schisandra Key Benefits
Polygala Root (Polygala tenuifolia)
Historically, Polygala Root, also known as Yuan Zhi, has been used to help manage stress, calm the spirit and improve memory. Polygala is one of the eight “herbs that nourish the heart and calm the spirit.” In Chinese medicine, Polygala is said to “open the orifices.” Indications for the use of Polygala include:
- Mental stress;
- Poor memory;
- Brain fog.*
Schisandra Berries (Schisandra chinensis)
Schisandra is considered to be an adaptogenic herb, aiding the body in managing stress and returning to allostasis. As an astringent, Schisandra is particularly relevant in old age, overwork and burnout, and chronic disease. Schisandra is said to astringe the Jing, or Yuan Qi. Jing is our deepest source of energy and our true essence. It is said that Schisandra has…the power to help keep one from losing physical, mental, and spiritual energy (Tierra, 1998). Schisandra’s herbal actions include:
- Immune tonic;
Where to Buy Polygala and Schisandra Extract Powder?
RAW Forest Foods offers bulk, 65 gram pouches of Polygala and Schisandra Extract Powder, with 32.5 servings (2 grams per serving) per pouch. As with all of our products, we source our ingredients as close to the produces—farms and forests—as possible, visiting sites and meeting with growers, wild-harvesters, and processors.
Polygala & Schisandra Extract (Shen Shu Storehouse)
Serving size is ½ teaspoon, taken as needed. Dosage may be broken up throughout the day into two servings: 1 gram in the morning (taken first thing, 30 minutes before eating) and 1 gram in the afternoon (taken on an empty stomach).
We like to take our powdered extracts in 4 - 6 ounces of warm water, taken on an empty stomach.
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A cool, dry place, away from sunlight and moisture.
Herb cycling schedules can be beneficial when healing. If you prefer to rotate your pro-androgenic and tonic herbs, we suggest a schedule of five days on, and two days off, or four weeks on and one week off.
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* These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.
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View our Shen Shu Storehouse quick facts PDF (Coming soon).
A review of polysaccharides from Schisandra chinensisand Schisandra sphenanthera: Properties, functions and applications;
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Simultaneous determination of lignans and organic acids in Schisandrae Chinensis Fructus by UFLC-Q-TRAP-MS/MS;
Tierra, M. (1998). The way of Chinese herbs. New York: Pocket Books;
Winston, D., & Maimes, S. (2007). Adaptogens: Herbs for strength, stamina, and stress relief. Rochester, Vt: Healing Arts Press.