Jasmine Tea ( 茉莉香片 ) – China (150g / pkt)
Jasmine tea has green tea as its tea base. Resulting in a flavor of jasmine tea is subtly sweet and highly fragrant of the Jasmine flower.
Some of its benefits:
🍵 Fights Bacteria
Not only does the tea put on its boxing gloves to fight bad bacteria, but it also aids our bodies to form good bacteria that help with digestion.
🍵 Weight Loss
The tea contains catechins that have fat-burning properties and thus aid in weight loss. It does this by increasing your metabolic rate, which subsequently helps you to burn fat faster.
Research published in the European Journal of Applied Psychology found that simply inhaling jasmine can reduce a person’s heart rate as well as have a sedative effect on both nerve activity and mood.
🍵 Cancer Prevention
Green tea is high in antioxidants, which means it can lower your risk of developing cancer. This is because antioxidants attack the free radicals that form in your body and can be linked to cancer causation.
Free radicals can also mess with your skin in terms of healing and revitalization. So another bonus of antioxidants is that they prevent this and thus slow down the aging process.
🍵 Regulates Circulation
Jasmine tea has been proven to be highly beneficial for improving blood circulation. As such, it can help to prevent medical conditions such as blocked arteries, thrombosis, brain damage, and blood clots.
🍵 Heart Health
Jasmine tea has been known to reduce cholesterol and bad fats within the body. Also, it can prevent additional bad cholesterol forming. These things naturally help to reduce your chances of heart disease and strokes.
🍵 Stress Relief
Throughout history, jasmine has been used for stress relief and as an anti-depressant, which is due to its aforementioned therapeutic properties.
🍵 Cold Prevention
The antiviral and antibacterial properties found within jasmine green tea can help to prevent both colds and the flu. Consuming the tea whilst sick can also help to speed up your recovery.
🍵 Prevention of Inflammatory Bowel Disease
IBD is a medical condition that involves bloating and pain in the colon. Studies have shown that green tea can help to reduce these symptoms in two types of IBD, as well as Crohn’s Disease.