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Irish moss:

see seaweedseaweed,
name commonly used for the multicellular marine algae. Simpler forms, consisting of one cell (e.g., the diatom) or of a few cells, are not generally called seaweeds; these tiny plants help to make up plankton.
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; RhodophytaRhodophyta
, phylum (division) of the kingdom Protista consisting of the photosynthetic organisms commonly known as red algae. Most of the world's seaweeds belong to this group.
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irish moss

Full of electrolyte minerals, calcium, magnesium, sodium and potassium. A good all around thing to consume when recovering from serious illness because of all the things it has. It's mucilaginous compounds help you detoxify, boost metabolism and strengthen hair, skin and nails. Traditionally used for low sex drive, bronchitis, goiter, thyroid and gland issues. Great food thickener for soups, desserts, pies, toppings, and making raw vegan cheese.
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Irish moss

[′ī‚rish ′mȯs]
(botany)
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Irish moss

An Atlantic Coast seaweed; used to make size for paint.
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* In addition, the Irish moss Chondrus crispus promotes the regeneration of damaged skin, improves cell growth, counteracts the destructive forces of oxidation, and is an excellent source of skin-supporting vitamins, minerals, and phytonutrients.
Actually, Irish moss contains many vitamins and trace minerals, including beta-carotene, bromine, calcium, iron, magnesium, manganese, phosphorus, potassium, selenium and zinc; it contains pectin, B vitamins, and vitamin C as well.
but an herb, related to the pineapple, as Irish moss
The collection is available through doctor's offices, salons and day spas and includes eye shadow in shimmery pink Morganite and medium-tone Irish Moss for a daytime look, Moonstone, Azurite and Heather Smoke eyeshadow for evening, Crushed Mineral eyeshadow and Eye Liner pencil.
The 'green-gold' Irish moss is set to spearhead a conversion to herbal remedies since a US firm began marketing it across the world as an intestinal cleaning programme.
Pelisima treatments, which aren't animal tested and have no animal ingredients, are formulated with such herbal essences as calendula, cherimoya blossom, ginkgo and Irish moss.
Bands of Irish moss, cut from nursery flats and set into a waterproof metal tray, along with LED candle lights add greenery and glow to the recycled wood table for an evening party.
I was amazed at the effects of Irish moss extract, which is found on the Atlantic coast of both Europe and North America.
Ingredients: * 1 3/4 cup pumpkin, pared, diced * 1/2 ripe banana * 1/2 cup prepared Irish moss gel * 1/2 cup coconut milk * 1/4 cup coconut water * 1/2 tbsp.
The finished product might not be the exact replica of your favourite commercial brew, but it should be well worth the effort So, if it's Black Sheep Riggwelter you want to concoct in your kitchen, take your stock of pale malt with Challenger, Progress and Fuggles hops (with three grams of Irish moss in the final boil) and away you go.
(9) Examples of particularly valuable types of seaweed used in oral supplements include Irish Moss (Chondrus crispus), Fucose or Fucus vesiculosis (Bladderwrack), species of Laminaria, (especially Laminaria japonica), Sargassum muticum (Hondawara, Japan, and Limu-Lala, Hawaii), and Undaria pinnatifida (Wakame).

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