Herbal Bar in the Sanctuary

Herbally Delicious

Redmint's modern twist on the traditional coffee bar - with adaptogens, a variety of herbal and plant medicines work to rebalance various areas of the body. Our Herbal bar curates a variety of herbs to support multiple aspects of your health.

Happy After // Xiao Yao San

Harmonizes liver and spleen functions, which makes our vital organs happy and relaxed while it soothes the liver. Tonifies spleen qi and nourishes the blood. In modern day living, over 88% of people need this. 

Herbal Formula: Chai Hu (Thorowax Root), Dang Gui (Angelica Root), Bai Shao (White Peony Root), Bai Zhu (White Atractylodes Rhizome), Fu Ling (Poria), Zhi Gan Cao (Honey baked Licorice Root), Pao Jiang (Ginger Root), Bo He (Mint)

GLOW & Charm // Ba Zhen Tang

Tonify and nourish Qi and blood.  Named as eight treasures decoction, the 8 herbs combine to invigorate blood and activate Qi, giving skin a healthy flow. 

Herbal Formula: Qu Mai (Dianthus), Bian Xu (Knotgrass), Hua Shi (Talcum), Che Qian Zi (Plantago Seeds), Mu Tong (Akebia Caulis), Zhi Zi (Gardenia Seeds), Da Huang (Rhubarb Root), Deng Xin Cao (Juncus Pith), Zhi Gan Cao (Honey baked Licorice Root)

IMMUNITY // Yu Ping Feng San

Known as jade windscreen powder.  This formula strengthens the defensive (Wei) Qi in our body.  Wei Qi is the upmost outer energy layer of our body and a stronger wei qi promotes stronger immune system defense.  ​

Herbal Formula: Huang Qi (Astragalus Root), Bai Zhu (White Atractylodes Rhizome), Fang Feng (Saposhniknovia Root)

Brain Boost // Yi Zhi Ren Wan

This formula is known in TCM to help improve brain functions such as memory, mental focus, mind clarity, determination, will power and cognitive performances.

Herbal Formula: Yi Zhi Ren (Alpinia Fruit), Dan Shen (Salvia Root), Wu Wei Zi (Schisandra Fruit), Dang Gui (Chinese Angelica Root), Shi Chang Pu (Acorus), Yuan Zhi (Polygala Root), Gou Qi Zi (Lycium Fruit), Suan Zao Ren ( Sour Jujube Seed), Gan Cao (Licorice Root)

Sleep Calmer // Chai Hu Jia Long Gu Mu Li Tang

One of the best tried and true sleep remedies in TCM.  This formula balances the three yang stages disorder and calms the spirit, sending you to a deep happy sleep. 

Herbal Formula: Chai Hu (Thorowax Root), Gui Zhi (Cinnamon Twig), Da Huang (Rhubarb Root), Mu Li (Oyster Shell), Da Zhe Shi (Hematite), Huang Qin (Scutellaria), Long Gu (Herb of Dragon Bone), Zhi Ban Xia (Pinellia Rhizome), Fu Ling (Poria), Ren Shen (Ginseng Root), Sheng Jiang (Ginger), Da Zao (Jujube)

Energy Qi // Si Jun Zi Tang​ ​

Known as the four gentlemen decoction.  This formula warms the middle jiao and give an uplifting mood, relieve fatigue and promote body drainage functions.  Middle jiao is the source of our vital energy and acts as the control mainframe of the body. 

Herbal Formula: Ren Shen (Ginseng Root), Bai Zhu (White Atractylodes Rhizome), Fu Ling (Poria), Zhi Gan Cao (Honey baked Licorice Root)

DIGESTIF Soothe // Ping Wei San

Transform any dampness in the middle jiao and harmonize the stomach.  It is believed to break up Qi stagnation to nourish the body, setting the stomach and spleen to rest from emotional and environmental upset. 

Herbal Formula: Cang Zhu (Atractylodes Rhizome), Hou Po (Magnolia Bark), Chen Pi (Aged Tangerine Peel), Zhi Gan Cao (Honey baked Licorice Root), Sheng Jiang (Ginger), Da Zao (Jujube)

LIBIDO Yang // Jin Gui Shen Qi Wan

Known as the TCM staple to revive kidney yang energy which ignites source fire at the gate of vitality.  Lack of sexual desire is explained as insufficient fire at the Ming Meng vitality gate which is controlled by kidney health.  This formula tonifies the liver and kidneys to preserve the essential Qi while nourish Yin and reinforcing blood. 

Herbal Formula: Zhi Fu Zi (Daughter Root of Szechuan Aconite), Gui Zhi (Cinnamon Twig), Sheng Di Huang (Rhemannia Root), Shan Zhu Yu (Cornus), Shan Yao (Dioscorea Rhizome), Ze Xie (Water Plantain), Fu Ling (Poria), Mu Dan Pi (Tree Peony Root Bark)

Our herbal drinks are based on the TCM formula strategy of Jun-Chen-Zuo-Shi, a theory similar to synergistic role play in the ancient book “The Art of War”.  Each herb has its respective responsible role(s) while the combination of herbs maximize efficacy and is stronger than any herb on its own.