Agathosma betulina commonly known as Buchu tops the list of natural health remedies. It is an evergreen, flowering plant that smells like minty blackcurrants and is indigenous to South Africa.
The richness of Buchu is in the leaves, which are antimicrobial, an effective diuretic and anti-inflammatory. These medicinal properties make Buchu effective in the treatment of:
- Stomach ache;
- Colds and flu;
- Kidney infections;
- Heartburn; and
Furthermore, Buchu is also an excellent addition to your diet to assist with detox and weight-loss efforts. It helps the body flush out harmful toxins while fighting free-radicals which are responsible for ageing. Buchu boasts a host of naturally occurring anti-oxidants and bioflavonoids (quercetin, rutin, hesperidin, diosmin, diosphenol and Vitamins A, B and E) which are known to benefit your health on so many levels.
Do more than simply hydrating your body this summer with buchu water
Completely free of sugar or any form of sweetener, BuchuLife™ Sparkling Herbal Water is unlike any other – it contains the scientifically proven natural anti-inflammatory ingredient, Buchu.
Quench your thirst with BuchuLife™ Sparkling Herbal Water and you’ll boost your well-being while feeling refreshed with every sip. BuchuLife™ Sparkling Herbal Water is available in four delicious flavours – natural, cranberry, lime and blackcurrant.
Available from Lifestyle Shop @ Lourensford Estate