Milk Thistle Extract
Milk thistle has actually been used for over 2,000 years.
Milk Thistle is thought to be able to promote healthy digestive function by promoting enzyme formation, increasing bile production, decreasing inflammation and soothing the mucous membranes throughout the body. Milk thistle, is a natural herb that has antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties. The liver constantly works hard to help defend us from toxins in our everyday life, acting like a filter and removing harmful substances from the body. Milk thistle is shown to decrease, or even reverse, damage to the liver that’s been caused by prescription medications, alcohol use, antibiotics, pollution, heavy metals and so on. Dioscorides was the first to describe Milk Thistle’s healing properties back in the year 40 A.D. –Milk Thistle works by drawing toxins out of the body and protecting the liver from damage.