IsaGenesis: 10 Plant-Based Ingredients to Help Maintain Your Youth

For those wishing to maintain their youthful energy and vitality, IsaGenesis® represents a cocktail of selected botanicals and nutrients that reinforce the body’s own defenses against oxidative stress and underlying free radicals that can accelerate the process of aging. Continue reading →

Yerba Mate and Adaptogens: What’s Inside e+

Whether you use it for a morning jolt, an afternoon pick-me-up, or an exercise elixir, Isagenix e+ Natural Energy Shot has become an essential tool for many to stay energized throughout the day. But do you really know what’s inside e+ and how it works to give you that healthy boost of energy? When you break the seal of the two-ounce bottle, the first thing you notice is the aroma of crisp apple and pomegranate. That's right—natural juices and no artificial flavors, sweeteners, or colors Continue reading →

Dr. Israel Brekhman: “Father of Adaptogens” and His Energizing Adaptogen Blend in e+

It was 1960 when Russian scientist, Dr. Israel Brekhman, first had his work published in scientific literature. This first publication was a culmination of 15 years of previous research on adaptogens—a topic Brekhman dedicated the rest of his life to. His continued research on adatogens led to hundreds more publications and discovery of the many health benefits from these protective agents. Brekhman was not only a world-renowned scientist and researcher, but also a medical doctor, teacher, Continue reading →

Nature’s Answer to Stress

Everyone knows what it's like to feel "stressed" or "threatened." Stress sparks a surge of physiological changes in the body. Breathing quickens and the heart pumps harder. Pupils dilate, hair stands on end, and sweat glands open. Senses sharpen and so does judgment because the brain knows that this is the moment when it’s time to fight or to flee. Stress is a normal part of being human. However, its very existence is one of duality as savior and killer. Few of us realize how stress affects Continue reading →

Life’s Stresses Got You Down? Reach for Adaptogens

When coping with stress and temporary bouts of fatigue, most Americans reach for that extra cup of coffee or energy shot to get through the day.  Others resort to alcohol, high-calorie snacks, cigarettes, or TV and the couch for an escape. But these habits are counter-productive; they can bring on disrupted sleep, withdrawal symptoms, or weight gain that eventually worsens mental and physical performance. There may be a better way: adaptogens. Swedish Herbal Institute researchers Alexander Continue reading →