This refreshing and mild medicinal herbal tea will enhance your body�s ability to detox effectively by supporting and strengthening your detoxifying organs.
The Lemon Verbena offers a wonderful lemon base that allows the other ingredients to infuse perfectly.
Contains: Nettle, Horsetail, Milk Thistle and Lemon Verbena.
Nettle is a slow-acting nutritive herb that gently cleanses the body of metabolic wastes. It has a gentle, stimulating effect on the lymphatic system, enhancing the excretion of wastes through the kidneys. Nettle leaf functions as a health-building tonic partly because of its impressive nutritional profile: It is rich in a variety of vitamins and minerals, including vitamin C, carotenoids, iron, magnesium, and potassium. Because nettle has diuretic properties, it also increases urination and helps to flush the urinary tract of organisms that contribute to infections. Nettle leaf is an excellent cleanser and aids the liver in its functions.
Horsetail is named after it's appearance, it does not come from a horse! Horsetail contains silicic acid (silica), potassium, aluminum salts, and calcium. It is a beneficial herbal treatment for osteoporosis, TB, ulcers, urinary tract infections and arthritis. Some studies support that horsetail could be helpful in improving memory and cognitive function.
The Milk Thistle plant has been known to be most beneficial in the health of the liver. It contains chemicals that can help to detoxify the liver and help the body get rid of toxins that are present in our body. Milk Thistle has also been known to be beneficial in reversing damage done to the liver through excess alcohol or drug use. Additionally, it can help prevent some diseases such as hepatitis and cirrhosis of the liver.
Many of us don't realize that it is possible to repair damage done to the liver and cells will grown back during the process known of as regeneration. Milk Thistle will aid in this process.
Lemon verbena has been used to treat fever, congestion, asthma, insomnia, intestinal problems, stress, and even depression. It is used to treat Candida (yeast overgrowth) as it has properties that help eliminate the fungus.
Lemon verbena is claimed to have many therapeutic properties such as : a digestive tonic, strengthening the nervous system, de-stressing, regulating menstrual cycle and lessening PMS. It is also said to aid digestion, to help with metabolism and to help break down cellulite, thus it aids in slimming.
Medicinal herbs are good to use because they are natural. However, this does not mean that they can�t also be harmful if used improperly. In addition, herbs may interact with the medications you are currently taking so if you are considering taking any new herb you should consult your doctor first