Marshmallow Root is a perennial herb native to Europe, Western Asia and Northern Africa. It has been used as a folk remedy for thousands of years to treat digestive, respiratory and skin conditions.
Actions include: anti-inflammatory, antibacterial.
Research suggests that marshmallow is an effective way to treat leaky gut syndrome as it helps restore integrity of the gut lining by forming a protective layer around small junctions. An important herb in Ayurvedic medicine to boost immunity and prevent disease.
Botanical Name: Althea officinalis