INGREDIENT GLOSSARY

DreamBrands, which is well-anchored in health, wellness and sustainability, utilizes natural ingredients for our comprehensive product line. Our highly experienced Research & Development team globally sources, tests, and creates proprietary blends of naturally occurring plant-based ingredients that have proven highly efficacious through extensive scientific research. We strive to deliver innovative natural solutions for inner wellness (nutritional supplements) as well as outer wellness (personal care) to help improve your quality of life. Please review our Ingredient Glossary below and if you need additional assistance, you may contact customer service.

American Ginseng

Enhances immune functions and is used by athletes for overall body strengthening including the adrenal and reproductive glands. It can also help metabolize glucose for increased energy and blood supply to the brain - improving focus and concentration.

Ashwaganda

Helps reduce fatigue while improving recovery time.

Black Cohosh*

has long been known to Native Americans and is used to relieve menstrual cramps and reduce hot flashes.

Carrageenan

Is harvested from red marine algae and is a fantastic lubricant being studied for some amazing health benefits. www.carrageenaninfo.com

Chamomile

Relieves stress, calms the stomach and helps increase Serotonin levels.

Chasteberry*

Has been used widely in Europe for gynecologic conditions such as premenstrual syndrome (PMS), cyclical breast discomfort, and menstrual cycle irregularities.

Cordyceps

Enhances nutritional blood supply and improves the respiratory system. This increases oxygen uptake to all the cells in the body providing more energy to maximize physical performance.

Damiana

Has been used for centuries by the Native Americans and the Mexicans as an aphrodisiac. It also is effective in relieving anxiety and stress. It helps with oxygenating the blood supply and increasing energy.

Dong Quai

Has been used for thousands of years as a spice, tonic, and medicine in China, Korea and Japan. It is reputed to relieve constipation, increase red blood cell count (which helps treat anemia), and provide relief from menstrual disorders such as cramps, irregular menstrual cycles, infrequent periods, premenstrual syndrome (PMS), and menopausal symptoms. In Traditional Chinese Medicine, it is used for various purposes, including reproductive, circulatory, and respiratory conditions.

Fenugreek Extract (standardized for 50% Saponins)

Has been shown to increase lean muscle mass and strength, as well as improve bone density. Fenugreek can also raise levels of free testosterone in the body.

5HTP and Inositol

Relieve stress and calm the stomach while increasing healthy levels of Serotonin, a crucial neurotransmitter.

Grapeseed Oil

Contains numerous essential fatty acids including Linoleic, Oleic, Stearic, Palmitic, Mysristic and Lauric. Its rich, silky texture is perfect for soothing away dryness and irritation and is suitable for all skin types since it won't clog pores or cause break-outs.

Jojoba Seed Oil

Is an all-natural vegetable oil derived from the jojoba bean. An excellent moisturizer suitable for daily use, Jojoba Oil nourishes and revitalizes skin, relieves sunburn and can be used on hands, nails and hair.

Maca

Is one of the most dense phyto-nutrient substances found in nature, and is growing in world popularity due to its energizing effects, fertility enhancement and aphrodisiac qualities. Other traditional uses include increasing energy, stamina and endurance in athletes, promoting mental clarity, and chronic fatigue syndrome. It can help speed healing and speed recovery from muscle damage after workouts. In Peruvian herbal medicine, Maca is also used as an immuno-stimulant for anemia, tuberculosis, stomach cancer, sterility and other reproductive and sexual disorders as well as to enhance memory.

Maitake

Benefits immune health, cardiovascular health, and liver function. Maitake is known as an adaptogen and tonic to regulate blood sugar and blood lipid levels to help provide overall sustained energy, blood pressure, cholesterol, and weight in control.

Magnesium

Is a mineral that's crucial to the body's function. Magnesium helps keep blood pressure normal and the heart rhythm steady. Magnesium plays a crucial role in several vital processes. Magnesium's many qualities include its calming effect on the nervous systems.

Natural Progesterone

USP is a micronized bioidentical progesterone from Wild Yam.

Passion Flower and Hops Extract

Are naturally-grown medicinal herbs approved by the German Commission E in the treatment of insomnia and nervousness. They are also used as sedatives in nervous disorders (including gastro-intestinal complaints), difficulties in sleeping, and anxiety or restlessness.

Pharma Gaba™ extract

Reduces anxiety and converts Alpha waves into calming Beta waves.

Red Clover*

Has been used to treat of a number of conditions associated with menopause, including hot flashes, cardiovascular health, and osteoporosis.

Selenium

Acts as an antioxidant against free radicals that damage our DNA. It has also been used to fight viral infections. Selenium also contributes to good health by promoting normal liver function.

Vitamins E, B6, B12

Are all powerful antioxidants. Vitamin B6 is needed to release energy from the foods we eat. Vitamin B12 is needed for healthy digestion and is known for its energy enhancement benefits. Vitamin E is now known to have direct effects on inflammation, blood cell regulation, connective tissue growth, and genetic control of cell division.

Wulinshen Prime

Has been used historically in Chinese medicine to alleviate insomnia and depression.


*Black Cohosh, Chasteberry and Red Clover are all called "phytoestrogens" because they're structurally similar to estrogen. Modern scientific studies have shown that these natural herbs contain isoflavones ~ plant-based chemicals that produce estrogen-like effects in the body.