“Where there’s tea, there’s hope.” – Arthur Wing Pinero
The various health benefits of herbal tea were discovered thousands of years ago by the Egyptians and the Chinese. Herbal teas are an infusion of spices and flowers, roots, leaves and barks of a mixture of plants. Each plant has its own benefits and when many of them are blended together, herbal teas basically become health in a cup.
Previously known as tisane, herbal tea is such a versatile drink. You can have it hot or cold, day or night and its benefits remain the same. Herbal teas is healthy option for a beverage as compared to tea or coffee, as it does not contain any caffeine and has natural healing and beneficial properties. Some of them are:
Since most herbal teas have infusions that are rich in antioxidants, they help keep the skin looking fresh and young.
2) Acts As A Stress Buster
The key ingredient in herbal tea that leads to a state of physical and mental relaxation is a chemical known as
L-theanine which helps in reducing stress, improves the quality the sleep.
3) Improves Digestion
Many ingredients in herbal teas are known for their ability to improve digestion and cure stomach issues.Blends containing ginger and spearmint are known to improve gut health.
4) Boost Immune System
Herbal teas are also known for stimulating the immune system with antioxidants and vitamins. They help helps prevent infections and lower the risk of chronic disease.
5) Promotes Kidney Health
Herbal tea helps to detoxify the kidney. This removes all the impurities from the kidney and promotes good health.This removes toxins and improves kidney functioning.
6) Healing Properties
Teas with cardamom, fennel and jasmine can also help to relieve cold and cough.
Herbal teas act as mild antidepressants. They stimulate the chemicals in the brain to reduce depression. Rose petals, as part of the blend, are known to elevate mood and help fight insomnia.
8) Help Fight Skin Problems
Herbal tea is know to help fight problems like acne and eczema. It can be consumed or even be applied topically on the affected areas. The tea bags can themselves be applied on the face after soaking it in water for sometime. Alternatively, you can dip a towel in the brewed tea and apply the towel on to your face for about 15 – 20 minutes. Blends containing cinnamon, ginger or turmeric are all well known for their antibacterial properties. While chamomile and rose are known for their soothing effects on the skin.
The Nutriplus™ Celesteal range has 6 new herbal tea varieties which are made by blending plants of various benefits together.
Nutriplus™ Celesteal Premium Tea Blends:
Nutriplus™ Celesteal Premium Tea Blends are high quality green tea with natural herbs and select ingredients that give you a refreshing experience along with great health benefits. This range has 3 options:
- Revive – Cardamom, red pepper, ginger, clove, lavender and marigold
- Renew – Cardamom, star anise, fennel and jasmine
- Restore – Spearmint, lemongrass and ginger
Nutriplus™ Celesteal Exotic Tea Blends:
Our blending experts use their years of experience in the realm of flavours to bring you the most carefully chosen blends of herbal infusions. The Exotic Blends range includes: