WHAT IS HERBAL TEA?
- Herbal tea is an infusion or blend of various leaves, fruits, bark, roots, or flowers belonging to almost any edible, non-tea plant.
WHAT IS HERBAL TEA GOOD FOR?
- Typical health benefits from drinking herbal tea include relaxation, pain reduction and the improvement of body systems such as digestive and immune.
CHAMOMILE Reduces fever, indigestion and menstrual cramps. Can stimulate menstruation. Also calms nerves, prevents nightmares, stimulates appetite and eases headaches.
CINNAMON / CINNAMON CHIPS
DAMIANA Treats mild depression. Helps treat urinary tract difficulties. Can be used as a laxative. Can help treat impotence in both men and women.
DANDELION LEAF Can treat water retention and help reduce swelling caused by edema. Can aid the kidney and liver in removal of toxic substances from body. Can help prevent and dissolve gallstones.
GINGER Most widely used and available herbal remedy on the planet, billions of people using it every day as both food and medicine. Ginger is used either fresh or dried in nearly two thirds of all traditional Chinese and Japanese herbal formulas. Fresh ginger is used to relieve dryness and heat, while dried ginger is used to relieve dampness and chill.
GINGKO Stimulate the blood circulation in the brain, reducing lethargy, improving memory and giving an improved sense of well-being. Has also been shown to be effective in improving peripheral arterial circulation and in treating hearing disorders such as tinnitus. Not recommended for those taking blood thinners.
HIBISCUS Good Source of Vitamin C. Tangy, adds nice flavor to teas.
LAVENDER Calms & soothes the mind. Essential oil can help treat acne, reduce swollen spots or redness. Has high amounts of vitamin C to help protect skin cells from sun damage.
LEMON BALM Primarily used to relax the body and help irritation and anxiety. Can reduce fever. Treat minor skin irritations & insect bites
LEMONGRASS Used to treat digestive problems. Treats upset stomach and intestines. Apply to joints to relieve arthritic pain.
LICORICE ROOT Helps soothe lining of stomach and intestines. Thins mucous so aids with asthma and other chest problems.
RASPBERRY LEAF As a tea can help to strengthen the walls of the uterus and make childbirth go more smoothly. Can aid in the treatment of diarrhea.
RED CLOVER BLOSSOMS
ROSEHIPS Provides a great dose of 2000mg Vitamin C in each 100g of dried hips. Defends against colds & flu, sore throats & chest infections. Helps beneficial bacteria of digestive system to flourish.
SARSAPARILLA ROOT Used as a treatment to restore virility, ease skin conditions, and reduce the pain and inflammation associated with autoimmune joint diseases like rheumatism.
SPEARMINT Mildly anesthetizing for the stomach. Eases motion sickness to restore appetite. Can be inhaled to relieve tension headache and to revive memory.
WILD YAM ROOT