NOTE: Horsetail can be irritating when used in large amounts for prolonged periods (daily for over a month). It works best in small, frequent doses (one to two capsules two or three times daily at mealtimes). People must drink plenty of water when using horsetail.
Herbie’s Herbs tinctures are alcohol-based preparations macerated in 50% distilled cane sugar alcohol at a 1:2 ratio. Read more here
Compared to other methods, alcohol helps extract nearly all active constituents from a herb yielding stronger tinctures that require a lower dose to attain beneficial effects.
Alcohol eliminates the growth of bacteria and mold while preserving the valuable constituents resulting in a much longer shelf life.