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Meiling Soaps and Qi-Tonic

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Subscribe to our mailing list * indicates required Full Name Email Address * What the heck is "Qi-Tonic"?Great question!  In Chinese herbal medicine, Qi-Tonics are herbs and roots that work primarily as adaptogens and immunostimulants (fancy words for properties of overall balance and immune system boosting, respectively). An even simpler way to break this down is that a tonic strengthens a system. And "qi" (pronounced "chee") is explained as the vital life force.  So a "Qi-Tonic" is something that strengthens our life force.There are four main Qi-Tonics in herbal medicine.  The one we use in our soaps in Ginseng.Why on earth...

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