Everyone these days seems to be looking for that magic elixir that will make them feel good. People are far more likely to search out something natural than to go for the chemical laden concoctions that used to be on the market. With this in mind, healthy tea has become very popular. Green health tea benefits are many and varied for sure and more people are turning to this drink to help them cope with the stresses of life read more.
Of course, we would all like to leave processed foods way behind us since this is one of the most common causes of obesity. Our bodies are built in such a way that we should not be taking in anything that is over refined. When the body has to work at digesting what we put in, the fuel so to speak, then it uses up more of the fuel thus reducing the likelihood of it producing, or stocking up, fat cells. These cells are the bane of most of us who just do not want the extra baggage!
This drink is made from Camellia leaves and because it is in its natural state, nearly all of the nutrients are still intact. This natural drink then is what the body needs to keep itself in tip top condition. All the nutrients that it contains can be compared to those in fine wines, depending on how and where it was picked, and some connoisseurs swear by it to keep them at the peak of fitness.
Of course, most of us have knowledge of the more common drinks, like mint, but then there is strawberry too and a host of others which claim all the same benefits as the original beverage. Ginger or cardamom flavors are very popular in some countries and each condiment is said to help with certain ailments or illnesses.
For those who are interested in trying out the many varieties of drink, then purchasing sampler packs on line will allow for small amounts to be bought and tasted before choosing to buy in bulk. Caution is needed here since some companies will sell low grade leaves to the unsuspecting buyer.
If the price looks too good to be true, then the leaves are probably not of good quality or they may be old stock. This then can put some people off as the taste will not be as good as it should be. Health benefits too will be diminished which spoils the whole exercise for sure.
There are also some novelty packs on sale which will include bundles of ‘blooming’ varieties. The drink is bundled together in small packs which have hot water poured on them in the pot, a glass one is recommended. The bunch then ‘blooms’ like a living plant and is great entertainment at tea parties and the like.