Discover how a skin balm shifted the tides of war over 2000 years ago and what it can teach us about skin repair and rejuvenation.
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:27 Story of silk washers
5:51 Moral of the story
6:35 History of research on Huang Qi (Astragalus) skin care
7:20 Pharmacology of Huang Qi (Astragalus)
11:44 Quality of botanical skincare
13:15 How to make Huang Qi (Astragalus) facial cream
14:29 When to use Huang Qi (Astragalus) cream
PSST… HERE’S HOW TO WIN A TRIP TO CHINA
Want to win a trip to China visiting the non-tourist herb-growing region in Sichuan?
Here’s what to do: Just write a review for Botanical Biohacking on iTunes or Stitcher, take a screenshot of your review, and email it to BotanicalBiohacking@gmail.com. Each month, we’ll send one of you an herbal gift (a bag of foot soak herbs for April 2017 and a jar of Huang Qi Astragalus Cream for May 2017). What’s more, we’ll pick one of the listeners to come with us to visit Sichuan, China later this year (2017) !