Does the origin of the plants really matters?
Where is Siberia?
Siberia is an extensive area of Russia and northern Kazakhstan. Its landscape is like nothing else on earth and covers almost 10% of our planet. It’s also well known for brutal and freezing temperatures during the winter months. Because of this wild, harsh conditions, plants and herbs which grew up in this almost untouched area gathered some exceptional properties.
Kartalin products are based on natural ingredients from Siberia. Although some of the used plants can be harvested from different regions, it’s impossible for them to get the same healing results. Collecting herbs in Russia is a unique ritual, which also requires special knowledge. It’s important to know where to find the specific plant, when it’s ripe to get most of the properties and healing effects and also how to process them. Considering the specific Siberian climate, herbalists usually have just a few months for harvesting the plants. To protect this fragile biome, they don’t use any machines, they harvest it just by hand. Keeping and constantly maintaining those habits explains why hand-picked ingredients have different characteristics, then the plants grown in other geographical regions. The smell and even the taste of the plants are different. Efficiency likewise.
Using the right components affects the whole body in both – positive and negative way. If we use the proper plants it the right mixture combined with scientific research this will bring us to a good healing effects. However, imagine that the used herbs were in an area close to the highway or big city with factories, shopping centres etc. Air and water pollution can result in ruining the plant’s medical and healing properties.
It’s important to know where the used plans came from. It’s origin and the environment they grew in can improve their healing properties or even create harmful effects on the whole body.