Cortisol is known as one of your stress hormones. It is released by the adrenal glands when you perceive stress. Cortisol’s main role is to mobilize stored blood sugars so that they can be converted into usable energy by the liver.
Holy Basil has been classified as an “adaptogenic herb” because of it's two main compounds eugenol and caryophyllene. These two compounds help to lower cortisol levels and improve the way the body reacts and responds in times of increased stress.
Tulasi is best know for helping with stress, but it can also be used in helping to balance blood sugar in those with diabetes, colds and flu, asthma, insomnia, hepatitis, earache, mercury poisoning, poor circulation, tumor protective and for it's high antioxidant content.
*Our Holy Basil is grown her in our gardens and is 100% organic and free of pesticides.
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