Pau D'Arco Cream
It is reputed that Pau D'Arco may be useful in fighting bacterial and fungal infections. Pau D’Arco is derived from the inner bark of a giant hardwood tree that is native to the Amazon rainforest in South America. Also known as 'Purple Lapacho' - infusions prepared from the bark of Pau D'Arco trees have been used by many rainforest tribes for over 2,000 years. This carefully crafted cream is absorbed quickly into the skin and non greasy, it has a natural, pleasent scent with soothing, tropical moisturising properties. Interestingly unlike other trees in its midst, Pau D’ Arco does not develop fungus growth. Now you can experience the magic of the ancient rainforest! Complimented with some natural elements, the well-known Jojoba Oil and soothing Shea Butter. Then hydrating Copaiba Milk, the proteins of which provide the perfect synergistic ingredient to this cream. Copaiba is a stimulant oleoresin that is taken from the trunk of several pinnate-leaved South American leguminous trees (genus Copaifera). It has a truly amazing Amazonian scent.
Here it is! Ancient Purity's specially made Pau D'Arco Cream, it has a truly amazing Amazonian scent, it is a pleasure making this cream because of this very reason, but more importantly it has some incredible soothing, tropically topical benefits. Interestingly unlike other trees in its midst, Pau D’ Arco does not develop fungus growth. One of the possible benefits of Pau D'Arco is its antifungal effects. The bark was researched by scientists and they have found that Pau D'Arco contains lapachol and beta-lapachone. It is these two compounds that help this tree provide important antifungal properties. (The compounds are noted for the activity against fungi and microbes.)
The bark also contains significant amounts of the antioxidant Quercetin. Pau D’Arco Cream contains natural seed oils known for their moisturising properties and their ability to help the skin retain moisture. So first included is Sunflower Oil and Spring Water, two simple ingredients that enhance this cream and allow you to use a real 100% natural topical cream. The Pau D' Arco Cream is complimented with some skin health-boosting elements, the well-known and effective Jojoba Oil and soothing Shea Butter. The hydrating Copaiba Milk’s proteins provide the perfect synergistic ingredient to this healing cream. Copaiba is a stimulant oleoresin that is taken from the trunk of several pinnate-leaved South American leguminous trees (genus Copaifera).
Pau D'Arco Cream – Information & Points to Research
- Clean, Pure 100% Natural Ingredients.
- Amazing Amazonian scent.
- Replenishes the Skin’s Moisture Barrier.
- Safe for Everyday Use.
- Prevents Damage to the Skin.
- Tropical Moisturising Properties.
- Promotes Skin Elasticity.
- Contains Jojoba Oil & Shea Butter.
- Natural, Pleasant Scent.
- Helps Soothe Irritation & Itching Caused by Dry Skin.
- Absorbed Quickly.
- Small Batch Created.
- Rounded off with Copaiba Milk.
- Experience the Power of the Ancient Rainforest.
- Stored in Glass Jar.
A Tropical Topical Cream from the Amazon
Facts on Pau d'Arco
Botanical names: Tabebuia impetiginosa, Tabebuia avellanedae.
Common names: Pau D’Arco, Lapacho, Bow-Stick, Ipe roxo, Taheebo, Tajy, ‘The Tree Of Life.’
The Pau D'Arco tree grows in the warm parts of Central and South America. It is a broad leaf evergreen that grows to a height of 125 feet and has pink-to-violet colored flowers. The tree's extremely hard wood makes it resistant to disease and decay. The inner bark of the tree is used medicinally. In recent years there has been an increasing demand for Pau D'Arco.
Pau D’Arco contains several compounds, including quinoids, benzenoids and flavonoids. Pau D’Arco also has a significant amount of lapachol, which comes from the stem of the tree. A 2005 study published in Oncology Reports found that lapachol has promising results. Lapachol is also used for its antioxidant and antimicrobial effects.
“If science is defined or understood as a mode of seeking knowledge, a means of interpreting nature in a way that can be demonstrated to others, then the plant-medicine traditions of the Amazon as they have been practiced constitute an authentic scientific discipline.” - Jonathon Miller Weisberger, Rainforest Medicine: Preserving Indigenous Science and Biodiversity in the Upper Amazon
Natural Scent, Natural Effects
Pau D’Arco Cream… Closing Thoughts
For thousands of years, indigenous Amazonian tribes of South America have used Pau D'Arco as a traditional cure-all and praise the substance for its healing properties (as stated by Dr John Armstrong, N.D. – "Spotlight Magazine"). There are many common names for the Pau D'Arco herb including Taheebo, Ipe Roxo, La Pacho, or Tabebuia. Dr Teodoro Meyer, Professor at the National University of Tucuman in Argentina, noted a wide range of properties of this fantastic herb. Pau D'Arco is a natural analgesic , sedative, decongestant, diuretic and hypotensive (lowers blood pressure) giving the capability to greatly benefit your body's overall health. Pau D'Arco has many documented benefits, including strong activity against at least 11 different fungus and yeast strains. It is thought that those with a yeast allergy could greatly benefit from using a Pau D'Arco supplement. Pau D'Arco has been used as an anti-inflammatory agent, as well as an analgesic, and sedative. It has been known to treat a wide range of internal and external afflictions such as fevers, colds, influenza, various skin ailments including candida. Candida Albicans (the proper name for a yeast infection) has long been suspected to be one of the factors in food allergies. Pau D'Arco has been believed to help rid the body of yeast and fungus. So, you can imagine, this cream is potent stuff!
“Beauty is in the skin! Take care of it, oil it, clean it, scrub it, perfume it, and put on your best clothes, even if there is no special occasion, and you'll feel like a queen. If society is hard on you, fight back by pampering your skin. Skin is political. Otherwise why would the imams order us to hide it?” - Fatima Mernissi
“Take care of your skin and your confidence will take care of itself.” - Amit Kalantri, Wealth of Words
Experience the Power of the Rainforest Herb Topically - Order Today
- Pau A' arco.
- Spring Water.
- Jojoba Oil.
- Shea Butter.
- Copaiba Milk.
- Sunflower Oil.
- Vegetable Glycerine.
- Apply in a gentle rhythmic and purposeful way, use daily if desired/required.
- Brand: Ancient Purity.
- Size: 50ml (1.69 fl. oz.).
- Container: Glass Jar.
- Estimated shelf life: 1-2 years from purchase.
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