Top 10 Questions Asked About Medicinal Plants and How They Work
1. How do medicinal plants work?
Long before pure chemicals were manufactured in labs, people used plants for medicine. Today, there are over 100 active ingredients derived from plants for use as drugs and medicines. KuKista uses an alcohol based extraction process which takes every living part of the plant leaving nothing but the skeleton or the carcass to be filtered out, preserving the medicinal qualities of the plant to be used.
2. Are they safe?
Today more and more people are becoming interested in natural healing using medicinal plants. There is a general feeling among people today to know how to be self-sufficient and to care for their own general welfare. Using medicinal plants is serious and should be done with wisdom and good judgment. Most plants are extremely safe to use, but care must still be exercised because body chemistries can differ. If in question, ALWAYS refer to an expert.
3. Why use natural healing plants in our modern world of medicine?
Using natural supplements is getting more acceptable and more popular every day among our every day culture. It seems to make sense to take advantage of everything that is good for the body. Here at KuKista, we want to be a part of your overall whole body health team and give you access to our years of experience and our high quality healing herbs.
4. How will I know how much to take?
If you are a beginner, start with a few drops. This gives the body time to manage something new in your system and then move up to full dosages. KuKista puts suggested dosages on every bottle. If there is any kind of reaction stop immediately. Don’t be discouraged and talk to an expert to find out what is the best way to get started again.
5. Can I make my own medicinal herbal extractions?
Absolutely. We have so much access to modern day information and online classes, podcasts and media. KuKista’s roots come from a second generation 43 years of experience and beginnings and origination from Max Barlow, a BYU graduate of Botany, we use his original formulas and methods.
6. Where do I find information to help me know about healing plants?
Again, free access to modern day information or logon to kukista.com and get started right there.
7. What do I need to start?
You can start slow or go all in. Here at KuKista, we are prepared to be a part of your whole body health team however fast or slow you want to jump in. A great way to start is to get onto our website and start reading and following our blog. There is a lot of really great information right there.
8. How much do they cost?
That’s easy. However much time and money you want to invest. The good news is you can start with small or you can dive right in and purchase a bunch. You can research and start your own or buy already prepared. You know yourself best and get to set your own pace. Whatever time and effort you can afford.
9. How long do they last?
Because KuKista uses an alcohol method of extraction, shelf life for our products have a 10 year shelf life. That’s good because if you don’t use everything all at once it’s still good later down the road. It’s popular to add a few at a time and build up a full body supply of all our medicinal herbs.
10. How do I get them?
Start exploring a whole new world of wonder with healing herbs by going to KuKista’s product line and blog, or if you are interested doing it yourself, start googling and see much fun it is to learn about medicinal plants.
This information is to be used for educational purposes only and has been solely based on the historic and traditional use of herbs. This information has not been evaluated by the US Food and Drug Administration, nor has it gone through studies required before a particular product can be deemed truly beneficial or potentially dangerous.