Nature has the best remedies for every problem that mankind faces. Millions of herbs found in different niches of the world are known for wonderful therapeutic and medicinal properties. One such herb is Reishi Mushroom, a great raw material used to prepare numerous supplements and tonics, serving several benefits to its consumers. It goes by the scientific name of Ganoderma lucidum. It contains hundreds (approx. 800) bio-molecules beneficial for the human body and its functioning.
In brief, this herb’s use dates back to the ancient civilization of China; for so many years, it has been used to enhance the beauty, functioning, and strength of the body. The spores that grow on the umbrella of the reishi mushroom has the potential to keep your whole body healthy by supporting the immunity, digestion, and other bio-processes.
Processing Reishi Spore Powder and Oil
1kg of Reishi spore powder is concentrated after drying up at least 100kg of mushroom fruit. These spores contain a hard covering that cannot be broken down by the human digestive system. After cracking the hard covering (shell), the potency of the bio-molecules increases by 70 times. The process involves double extraction in the form of liquid and then converting it into a powder.
Reishi Spore Oil is considered as the most bioactive material processed using reishi mushrooms. AN advanced CO2 critical extraction method is carried out to get the concentrated transparent golden Reishi spore oil.
Uses and health benefits
Reishi mushroom has been used as medicine for decades in Eastern Asia. After realizing its rich bio-molecules and non-harmful nature, much research is carried out regarding its possible uses and potential health gains; it has become one of the most powerful and popular herbs ever discovered.
It contains molecules like peptidoglycans, triterpenoids, and polysaccharides. These mushrooms can be taken as a supplement in a concentrated form regularly to maintain good health.
- Immunity: It is scientifically proven that Reishi mushrooms can increase the activity of white blood cells and lymphocytes, which plays a major role in an individual’s immunity. It can be consumed by already ill people to fight numerous diseases or a healthy person to stay fit.
- Psychological Benefits: The modern lifestyle can cause problems like anxiety and depression, further leading to severe problems. Reishi supplements can improve multiple conditions like fatigue and regular pain in a very short time. It can make your life more peaceful and dynamic with better neurological functioning.
- Balance blood sugar: It helps circulate blood sugar and cholesterol and detoxifies the body with high anti-oxidant properties.
- Prevent Fatal Diseases: The Reishi fungus has cancer cells killing property. This use is still under study to observe its efficiency in fighting various cancer types, including breast cancer and prostate cancer.