PEAK + VALLEY (formally Pretty Mushroom) makes plant-based elixirs to enhance your beauty, mood + mind. Why? Let’s face it: the modern world isn’t exactly friendly to our bodies. Constant phone notifications, overwhelming responsibilities, and our fast paced culture have all contributed to a less than healthy lifestyle for many of us. So, they decided to create blends that help you look good and feel good.
Adaptogen Brain Blend
- Boosts learning + memory ability
- Manages stress
- Protects against cognitive decline
- Natural ingredients: Ashwagandha, Lion's Mane Mushroom, Snow Mushroom, Maca Root
- Caramel-like and earthy taste that pairs well with coffee, milks + tea. Use 1 tsp per serving.
- Vegan, gluten free + sugar free
- 30-day supply
Lion’s Mane Mushroom has been noted to increase mRNA expression of nerve growth factor (NGF) in the brain, meaning an increase in nerogenesis or brain cell growth. Both mushrooms in the formula have been shown to protect against cognitive decline, while increasing learning and memory ability.
This formula also contains ashwagandha, which can decrease cortisol by up to 30% and has the secondary effects of decreasing fatigue and improving subjective well-being. Together, these ingredients improve overall brain health, while alleviating free radical activity + reducing inflammation in the brain.
Nature doesn't require many ingredients.
Other herbal blends contain sweeteners and questionably effective ingredients. Ours are science backed, and optimized for maximum bioavailability.
This blend contains adaptogens:
Adaptogens are a category of herbs + mushrooms that help balance your body’s reaction to stress by modulating it’s hormonal and physiological functions. Adaptogens improve adrenal function, protect you from disease, boost immune function and improve overall well-being.
Lion's Mane Mushroom: Boosts learning and memory ability, protects against cognitive decline and reduces symptoms of anxiety + depression.
Snow Mushroom: Neuroprotective, alleviates free radical activity and reduces inflammation in the brain.
Ashwagandha: Reduces and manages the body's reaction to stress.
Maca Root: Improves memory recall and overall learning ability. Also protects against depression and age-related cognitive decline.
Note: They only use the fruiting body (not mycelium) for all of our mushroom extracts. Their Lion's Mane extract contains over 25% Beta-D-Glucans, while their Snow Mushroom contains over 10%.
The ingredients in Peak + Valley blends have been used in Ayurveda and Traditional Chinese Medicine for hundreds of years. They, as a company, respect + appreciate the cultural and ethnobotanical background of these ingredients.
They are a small team from Seattle, WA that started in 2019 with the mission of bringing inclusive, fun + honest products to the world of wellness. Keeping in line with that mission, their ingredients are always organic or wildcrafted, vegan, and ethically sourced.
* These statements have not have been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease.