Organic Calendula Tea
Calendula, high in flavonoids, has antiviral, anti inflammatory and anti bacterial properties. Used topically it is said to ease sprains and bruises along with the pain of bee stings. It is also known to reduce dandruff, acne and is used in the bath to soothe skin.
Organic Chamomile Tea
This flower is said to be calming on the nervous system thus promoting sleep. Chamomile is said to help with insomnia, headaches and irritable bowl syndrome. Topically the chilled tea can be applied to tired eyes or dark circles. It is also used for relief of bites, bee stings or minor burns. Chamomile makes a relaxing foot soak and is used as a gargle for sore throats.
Organic Lavender Tea
Lavender has calming, anti convulsive properties and is said to increase brain waves associated with relaxation. Lavender is also used as a digestive aid. When applied topically is a powerful antiseptic. Its anti-microbial action is said to protect minor wound from infection while they heal. Lavender is often used in savory recipes or desserts.
Organic Hibiscus Tea
This tea has a tart, astringent cranberry like flavor very high in vitamin C. Hibiscus has sedative, digestive and diuretic properties. It is often used for respiratory ailments, high blood pressure and to maintain cardiac health. Topically it is said to stimulate hair growth and help with dandruff. It’s deep red color is used as a natural food dye and often appears in jams and jellies.
Organic Rose Hip Tea
A rich source of vitamin C, A, D, E & zinc, rose hips help to boost the immune system. They are high in antioxidants and flavonoids and have anti inflammatory properties. Rose hips used topically are said to smooth skin tone and help regenerate skin cells.
Organic Rose Petal Tea
Like the hips of roses, the petals also contain vitamin C, A, D, E along with B3 and a delightful fragrance. Rose petal tea is said to aid with insomnia, depression and has diuretic, anti inflammatory and antibacterial properties. Topically the chilled tea is a wonderful tonic for dry, sensitive skin and its astringent effect helps with redness.
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Disclaimer: The above information is for interest purposes only. As with all flower or herbal teas and remedies consult your doctor before using for medicinal purposes.