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Herbal Product Design and Development

What are Herbs?

Herbs are natural plants (Botanicals) which are used traditionally as food, flavorings and medicine for ages by human beings.

The science of herbals is as old as the human origin. The ancient herbal science was developed in India about 5000 years ago and is known as “AYURVEDA” the science of life.

Herbs are rich in secondary metabolites produced by plant for their own growth and development. These secondary metabolites are known as Phytochemicals (phytoconstituents.) Continue reading