Senna Leaf

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Dried senna leaves, derived from the Senna plant (Cassia angustifolia), is well-known for its laxative property and have been used for centuries in traditional medicine most commonly for digestive health. . . . read more

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Dried senna leaves, derived from the Senna plant (Cassia angustifolia), are well-known for their laxative properties and have been used for centuries in traditional medicine. Here are some common uses of dried senna leaves:
  1. Constipation Relief:

    • Laxative Effect: Senna leaves contain compounds called anthraquinones, such as sennosides, which stimulate the muscles of the colon, leading to bowel movements. Drinking senna leaf tea can help relieve constipation by promoting regularity and softening stools.
  2. Digestive Health:

    • Gastrointestinal Support: Senna leaves are used to alleviate symptoms of digestive disorders such as bloating, gas, indigestion, and abdominal discomfort. The laxative effect of senna leaves helps stimulate bowel movements and eliminate waste, which can improve overall digestive health.
  3. Colon Cleansing:

    • Detoxification: Senna leaves are often used in detoxification and cleansing protocols to help eliminate toxins and waste from the colon. Senna leaf tea or supplements are used as part of colon cleanse regimens to flush out built-up waste and promote gastrointestinal health.
  4. Weight Management:

    • Temporary Weight Loss: Senna leaves are sometimes used for short-term weight loss or to reduce bloating. The laxative effect of senna leaves can lead to temporary weight loss by promoting bowel movements and eliminating water weight. However, it's essential to use senna leaves for weight loss under the guidance of a healthcare professional and not rely on them as a long-term solution.
  5. Liver Health:

    • Liver Detoxification: Some traditional medicine systems use senna leaves to support liver health and promote detoxification. Senna leaves are believed to help cleanse the liver and stimulate bile production, which aids in the breakdown of fats and the elimination of toxins from the body.
  6. Skin Health:

    • Acne Treatment: Senna leaves have been used topically to treat skin conditions such as acne and eczema. Applying a poultice or paste made from crushed senna leaves to affected areas may help reduce inflammation, soothe irritation, and promote healing.
  7. Menstrual Health:

    • Regulating Menstruation: Some traditional medicine practices use senna leaves to regulate menstrual cycles and alleviate symptoms of menstrual irregularities. However, it's essential to use senna leaves for menstrual health under the guidance of a healthcare professional, as excessive use may lead to hormonal imbalances or other complications.
  8. Antioxidant Properties:

    • Free Radical Scavenging: Senna leaves contain antioxidants such as flavonoids and phenolic compounds, which help protect cells from oxidative damage caused by free radicals. Consuming senna leaf tea or supplements may provide antioxidant benefits and support overall health.

Place of Origin

India- Trade

Botanical Name

Cassia angustifolia




100% Senna.
No preservatives, artificial colours, sweeteners or flavours.
Gluten free, dairy free and no added sugar.

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