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COVID-19 UPDATE

New update 09-07-2020 Whe are not offering express shipments to the US anymore, shipping is a bit slower but very reliable now. (transit time 14-21 business days) Shipments within the EU and to the UK still face no delays, transit time 3 days New update 16-06-2020 Whe finally have some new stock of  high quality Mimosa after our supplies have been cut of due to COVID-19, for shipments to the US we changed our courier to DHL express. (transit time 3-4 working days) We...

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Mimosa Hostilis Root Bark Legality

Over the years a lot of people have been skeptical about the legality of the tree. While it’s true certain derivatives of Mimosa Hostilis are banned, the tree and it’s bark, leaves, and flowers are not. Mimosa hostilis root bark jurema preta Tepezcohuite powder It is a perfectly legal tree which can be cultivated and spread with ease. The bark of the plant is one of the more potent parts of the tree for cosmetic and medical applications, and it is...

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Mimosa Hostilis root bark: health benefits and uses

Mimosa Hostilis root bark (MHRB), also often referred to as “jurema preta” or “tepezcohuite”, is a perennial evergreen tree or shrub, which grows wild in North-eastern Brazil and in Southern Mexico. It is a wonderful product with a wide range of usages. Powdered Mimosa Hostilis root bark has a high concentration of tannins that makes it among the most famous natural blood coagulants. The tannins act as an astringent, which stops bleeds and helps to form new tissue. Tepezcohuite also stimulates collagen production. It is the...

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How is Mimosa root bark processed?

The whole root must cleaned and stripped of its inner root-bark while discarding the rest of the root.The whole root-bark must generally be torn by hand, cut, or smashed with a blunt object prior to shredding.The shredded should be further broken down as much as possible by peeling/cutting/blending to increase surface area The pre-powdered bark can always be used "as-is". Pictured below is its original after being harvested from the plant. Notice the middle core is quite distinct from...

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Keeping ahead of COVID-19

Despite COVID-19, shipping is under control. We are now proud to offer reliable, affordable and quick shipping to the US FROM EUROPE (transit time 14-21 business days, all tracking patterns are normal). Cheapest shipping category is $8,50. Shipments within the EU and UK still face no delays, transit time 3 days.