Mast Chew is a deliciously healthy and organic chewing gum made in Australia. The organic gum base is extracted from various tree species of the Pistacia genus and is also known as mastic.
You won’t find any synthetics (petroleum), latex (chicle) or sugar. In fact, you won’t find anything artificial.
The combination of Pistacia resin, essential mint oil and xylitol (natural sweetener) acts to eliminate bad breathe and soothe stomach upsets.
Trunk exudates of Pistacia trees have been extensively studied and shown to exhibit anti-microbial activity. It has been used throughout the Mediterranean and Middle East for thousands of years to maintain happy gut.
Mast Chew was created by Dr. Sharifi as a healthy alternative chewing gum that is delicious and made from 100% natural ingredients. Think minty fresh with the unique warmth of mastic. Our gum base is an ancient gum (Pistacia resin) with antimicrobial activity. No synthetics (petroleum). No latex (chicle). No sugar. No colours. No artificial sweeteners or additives.
The gum base is extracted from trees of the Pistacia genus. Historically, trunk exudates of Pistacia lentiscus (mastic gum) and other species, particularly atlantica, have been used for maintaining gut health and treating stomach related illnesses.
In fact, Archaeologists in 1982 found a late Bronze Age shipwreck with 100 jars of mastic that had been used by the Egyptians for medicinal purposes.