Everything you need to know about wellness tea
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Company founders, Matt and Lisa, were first inspired to create Full Leaf Tea Co. when they discovered how much better they felt when they drank tea instead of coffee. This discovery led to a desire to learn more about the amazing health benefits of tea and different herbs; bringing about what is now Full Leaf Tea's vast array of Wellness Blends. Full Leaf's Wellness Blends are the cornerstone of our tea collection and are specifically designed to help your body feel its best.Shop Wellness Tea →
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What makes tea healthy?
First, it’s important to note that tea itself is not a cure-all; however, the ingredients in tea all have amazing health properties associate with them. Though tea isn’t a one stop shop for dietary and health needs, incorporating tea into your diet has many benefits.
Tea comes from the Camelia Sinensis plant, which is high in polyphenols ( a compound containing more than one phenolic hydroxyl group ), specifically catechins and epicatechins. Additionally, the Camelia Sinensis plant contains antioxidants called “flavonoids”, the most potent of which have been known to reduce cancer, heart disease, and clogged arteries as noted by WebMD. So what ingredients in tea do what?
Teas for your health
Now that we know what ingredients do what in tea, let’s take a look at tea’s themselves. Luckily, we’ve compiled collections of teas for specific uses. These uses include teas for energy, weight loss, detoxing, digestion, sleep, cold prevention, and teas for skin and hair health. Take a look below and discover our healthy teas!
Teas for an energy boost
A cup of coffee in the morning packs a caffeine punch, but the acidic properties of coffee and the lower antioxidant count doesn’t help coffee. Tea, however, packs tons of antioxidants while still coming near toe too toe with coffee. Take a look at our list of energy teas below.
Teas for weight loss
Losing weight is no easy challenge, and while tea won’t help you drop your weight quickly, consuming tea has been shown to aid in weight loss. Below are some of our teas designed specifically for weight loss!
Teas for detoxing
Whether you’re looking for a tea for detox or a tea for a hangover, our tea’s are crafted to help you feel refreshed and renewed. Take a look below to find a tea that matches your needs.
Teas for digestion
People have consumed tea for digestion for thousands of years, several herbal teas have been shown to help with nausea, constipation, indigestion, and more. Here is a list of teas designed to help with digestion.
Teas for cold prevention
Nobody likes a cold. Teas have been consumed to aid in cold relief and prevention for a long time. We have a great selection of teas below to help you get through the flu season.
Teas for sleep
Teas such as our organic sleeping tranqulitea make for a great sleeping aid, we’ve curated a collection of teas to help you rest easier at night.
Teas for hair & skin health
Nutritionists and dermatologists all agree, one of the easiest ways to emanate health and beauty from the inside out, alongside nutritionally dense food choices, are teas.” and for good reason. Teas are packed with antioxidants and vitamins to promote healthy skin and hair growth. Below are some of our favorites!
Teas with turmeric
Turmeric is a powerful superfood! Some of its amazing health benefits include fighting inflammation, improving brain function, decreasing the risk of heart disease, and more! We have blended turmeric with your favorite loose leaf teas to create blends that are flavorful, but also provide a great health boost.
Hey tea lovers! The weather here in southern Oregon is beginning to get hot so we decided to feature one of our favorite refreshing teas this week. Organic Lemon Ginger Mate's name perfectly describes the three ingredients that go into it! Let's talk about each of those ingredients next.View Details