Xue Yan (Snow swallows, Gum Tragacanth, 雪燕)

$3.50 CAD

Xue Yan (Snow swallows, Gum Tragacanth, 雪燕)

 1 Bag = 500g

Common names: Snow Swallows, Gum Tragacanth

Parts used: Plant Gum



Snow swallows are pure plant gums and are rich in collagen. Xueyan has the effects of nourishing Yin and lungs, moistening the intestines and laxatives, and moisturizing the skin.  

It is very helpful for dry skin, dry cough, and constipation.  

On regular consumption can clean up the intestines and stomach.  

Attention: people with phlegm and dampness usually have symptoms such as excessive phlegm, bloating, loose stools, etc., so they should not consume snow swallows. 

Quality Assurance: The Herb Depot offers premium whole natural herbs, mostly wild harvested and farm grown from quality, clean, pesticide-free plants from China. We directly order from our trusted Canadian suppliers who import from TCM manufacturing approved facilities.  

Based on standardized traditions of Chinese Medicine, the process of selecting, slicing, drying, sterilizing, fermenting, roasting, and steaming has been applied to achieve best properties and efficiencies of each herb.  

Caution: Use single Chinese herbs with caution; professional healthcare advice is recommended. Chinese herbs are generally combined in herbal formulas to work effectively together for desired results, and to minimize potential side effects. You can search our extensive collection of patent Chinese medicine to find the formula with the utilized herb most suitable for your health needs.


(Please note: Photos are for illustrative purposes only. Actual colour, cut, and size may vary)