Up For Adaptogens
By Didi Gluck
Rhodiola rosea (also known as "golden root") is one of a category of herbs scientists have dubbed "adaptogens," which are thought to increase our resistance to stress and boost stamina. What's not to like? It's already popping up in new products like Origins Youthtopia skin-firming cream and NV, a supplement that is said to aid weight loss, boost energy, and strengthen skin, hair, and nails. What a pill!