Whole Herbs in Bao Shi
Traditional Chinese Name: Ho Shou Wu
Botanical Name: Polygonum multiflorum
One of the most important Chinese rejuvenating herbs, it is also very popular in
Ayurvedic medicine. Studied and used in China for the purpose of restoring hair and
for its anti-aging properties.
Traditional Chinese Name: Han Lien Tsao
Ayurvedic Name: Bhringaraj
Botanical Name: Eclipta prostrata synonym: Eclipta Alba
Called “ruler of hair,” it is the main herb used for rejuvenating hair in Ayurvedic
medicine. Used for promoting hair growth and restoring hair color.
Traditional Chinese Name: Fu Ling
Botanical Name: Poria cocos
Important herb in Chinese pharmacopoeia, used to enhance synergistic effects of
Traditional Chinese Name: Di Chien Tsao
Ayurvedic Name: Brahmi synonym: Gotu Kola
Botanical Name: Hydrocotyle asiatica synonym: Centella Asiatica
One of the most important medicines in both Chinese and Ayurvedic tradition.
Long reputed as a potent longevity herb and brain tonic, used for hair loss and antiaging. Studies have shown that it improves cerebral microcirculation.