adaptogens 101

what are adaptogens?

adaptogens are plants (herbs, mushrooms) that help protect our body from the effects of stress (emotional, physical, environmental, mental). in order to be qualified as adaptogens, these plants must be non-toxic to consumers and also help our body regain balance. kamifood products include 2 different adaptogens per blend in order to diversify and increase health benefits.

what is a superfood?

superfoods are nutrient-dense foods known to have beneficial health properties due to their higher than average content of antioxidants, vitamins or other nutrients.

are your products vegan?

yes, all of our products are 100% vegan.

are your products organic?

all of our ingredients are organic - we are working on getting certified.

are your products suitable for ketogenic & paleo diets?

yes, all of our products are adapted to ketogenic and paleo diets.

when should i feel the benefits?

it is recommended that you take adaptogens regularly for around 2-3 months to feel the effects. a few resets such as one day a week without adaptogens would also be beneficial to break the pattern and re-activate their function. from a a blend perspective, matcha energy will make you feel more energized in the next minutes following consumption due to the matcha's caffeine content. also, note that cacao inherently has a little bit of caffeine, and turmeric does not contain any.

are adaptogens safe for pregnant or breastfeeding women?

we are not healthcare practitioners or providers, so we legally cannot provide you with any medical advice. we recommend reaching out to your local herbalist or healthcare practitioner if you are planning on taking Kamifood during your pregnancy or while breastfeeding. 

are adaptogens safe for children?

we are not healthcare practitioners or providers, so we legally cannot provide you with any medical advice. we recommend reaching out to your local herbalist or healthcare practitioner if you are giving Kamifood to your children.

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