Why We Use Gotu Kola Leaf

Centella asiatica

Highly regarded in India, this adaptogenic herb is considered a brain tonic that has been observed to enhance mental performance and support proper function of the nervous system. The asiaticoside derivatives found in Gotu Kola have been shown to bolster enzymes, such as superoxide dismutase (SOD), that protect brain cells.

Health Benefits of Gotu Kola Leaf | Windward
History of Gotu Kola Use | Windward

A Brief History

A member of the parsley family, Gotu Kola is highly regarded as one of the most important rejuvenative herbs in Ayurveda and Chinese Medicine. This perennial plant is commonly used throughout Asia as a culinary vegetable and medicinal herb. The Gotu Kola leaf resembles the shape of the brain, and as an herbal preparation, it is believed to develop the crown chakra and balance the right and left hemispheres of the brain.

Products Featuring Gotu Kola  

Daily Performance Tincture