The FOCL Blog
The Procrastinator’s Guide to Staying Focused at Work
Focus, anxiety and procrastination can be a lethal cocktail, but you don’t have to drink it. Oftentimes, the solution for staying focused at work and boosting productivity are one and the same — take that as a motivator and get your focus on.
Q&A: An Ayurvedic Practitioner Breaks Down How to Unlock a Healthier You
Ayurveda is becoming more and more prevalent in the West. Here we talk with an Ayurvedic practitioner to find out what strategies, herbs, and easy lifestyle changes we can make to help us with our long-term balance and focus.
What Makes CBD a Super Supplement?
Increasingly popular in the wellness industry, cannabis capsules and tinctures provide incredible therapeutic effects. More than just a trend, CBD helps the body maintain homeostasis and reduce inflammation. Read below for the benefits of CBD and how it interacts with the endocannabinoid system.
Our Tips for a Happy, Healthy and Stress-free New Year
Make your wellness a priority this year with these tips from FOCL founder, Ken Lawson. Everyone deserves a happy, healthy and stress-free new year!
Wellness 101: Five Healing Herbs to Know
Herbal adaptogens are essential for today’s busy life. Ashwagandha, Rhodiola, Bacopa, Lion’s Mane and CBD can help us navigate everyday stressors with increased resiliency and vitality.
Can You Take CBD for an Energy Boost? (Spoiler Alert: Totally.)
CBD is often touted for its relaxing benefits, but it can also be used to boost energy when combined with other key ingredients. Learn how and why to take CBD for energy, and how it serves as a natural way to increase energy and motivation.
Not Into Melatonin? Try These Natural Sleep Supplements Instead
Natural sleep supplements could be the secret to helping you sleep better, sleep longer and fall asleep faster. Discover melatonin alternatives that could improve your sleep naturally and elevate your health and wellness to a whole new level.
The 5 Best Plant-Based Supplements for Brain Health
When it comes to all those plant-based solutions out there, it can be hard to figure out what will work best for you. Here, FOCL breaks down the best natural cognitive enhancers like Lion’s Mane Mushrooms, Rhodiola Rosea, and more.
Lion’s Mane: What You Need to Know About the Super Supplement
Humans have used medicinal mushrooms for thousands of years. Lion’s mane mushroom is the king of them all, promising remarkable benefits for body and mind. Is it time to add a lion’s mane supplement to your wellness routine?
5 Coffee Alternatives You Need to Try
Need a brain boost without the caffeine? These five alternatives to coffee will leave you feeling refreshed, focused and ready to start your day.
Why You Need a Nighttime Routine
Establishing a healthy nighttime routine is key to restful sleep. While recommendations vary, a bedtime ritual that includes natural sleep supplements is shown to benefit the body and the mind. Read below for our take on herbs for sleep and other nighttime routine suggestions.
5 Ways to Improve Focus and Memory Naturally
Learn how to increase energy, motivation and memory by taking supplements, meditating, getting sufficient sleep and more.
What Is a Supplement Stack Anyways?
Learn what supplement stacks are, what types of ingredients are usually included and how to tell if a supplement stack will work for you.
4 Ways CBD Tinctures Can Jump-Start Your Wellness Routine
CBD’s therapeutic effects make it perfect for use in a wellness routine. Learn how to take CBD tinctures in a way that will benefit your lifestyle with these four easy tips.
A Modern Guide to Chinese Herbal Medicine
Chinese herbal medicine still has relevant applications today. Use this guide to understand how herbs can restore balance and improve your quality of life in the modern world.
An Herbalist Breaks Down How to Choose the Best Plant-Based Vitamin
Choosing a quality plant-based vitamin is a challenge for anyone. Here, an herbalist breaks down some key strategies for finding the best supplement for you.
What Is a Nootropic? An Herbalist Explains
Cognitive enhancers are becoming more and more key to a day-to-day regimen. Here, an herbalist breaks down the best natural nootropics for your unique needs.