History of Jamu
Indonesia is a rich in natural resources and one of its most important features has always been its abundance plant life. It is with this bounty that Indonesia has always been able to provide for the health and beauty care of its people.
Our ancestors experimented with all types of leaves, flower, roots and tubers in order to discover what useful properties they hold. Various combination of different ingredients were found to restore health and prevent diseases whilst become known for their cosmetics uses.
The result of these efforts have been handed down through generations, with adaptations and additions being made when needed so that today, we are inheritors of age-old, reliable system of health and beauty care called JAMU.
Taken from: Nyonya Meneer
Jamu Herbal Medicine
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