BioPure’s SpringTimeTM is a multifaceted formula made up of seven different herbs. The combination delivers a variety of bioactive compounds with antioxidant properties that support many facets of human health.* More than one of the ingredients support specific organs, as well as the digestive system, cardiovascular system, and immune system.*
The most unique aspect of BioPure’s SpringTimeTM is that all of its ingredients come from very young plant tissues such as buds, seeds, or young shoots and bark. Newly developing plant parts are a source of unique compounds such as growth factor phytohormones, gibberellins and auxins that are not present in the mature plant. A specific method is used to extract and purify these biologically active substances from the fresh plant material and capture them in a tincture of glycerin and alcohol. These compounds are effective antioxidants that can support detoxification processes.*
Vitis vinifera, a European variety of the Mountain Grape Vine, belongs to the family of plants that give us wine. Wine grapes and seeds are a well known source of antioxidative and polyphenolic compounds including anthocyanins, flavonols, and resveratrol. These substances are effective in supporting joint health, and they also support cardiovascular health.*
Analysis shows that young plant tissues of European Alder (Alnus glutinosa) are a source of phenol carboxylic acids, which support liver and digestive health in humans.* Alder bark, in particular, was found to be a source of at least fourteen different diarylheptanoids.
Parts of the Black Poplar tree (Populus nigra) have been used traditionally in Eastern Europe and the Czech Republic for their health benefits. Poplar bud exudates found in the propolis of beehives are a source of antioxidant phenols that support skin health.* The buds are also used to support circulation.*
Whole grains such as rye (Secale cereale) have many health benefits. Besides being a source of valuable fiber, they are also a source of dietary antioxidant phenols. Ferulic acid, in particular, has been identified within the bran of rye seeds. This compound supports cardiovascular health and cholesterol levels within the normal range.* Rye is also a source of alkylresorcinol, another phenolic lipid.
Mountain Pine (Pinus mugo or Pinus montana) is a coniferous pine tree. Extracts of embryonic plant parts support bone and joint health.*
White Willow (Salix alba) bark is a source of salicin, a precursor to salicylic acid that is metabolized in the intestine and liver. Willow bark extracts can have very calming and soothing effects.*
Buds and young shoots from the Juniper tree (Juniperus communis) are primarily used to support the health and normal functioning of the kidneys.*
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