Amazing Benefits of Green Tea


 Green tea is an herbal drink that has been around for centuries. It is known as a stimulant due to its caffeine content.  In recent years, it has been called a health food for being helpful in preventing various conditions. It has many beauty benefits and is great for your skin
The processing is what sets green tea apart from black and oolong teas in health benefits.
It’s fresh leaves contain high levels of polyphenols known as catechins. They are a type of antioxidant that is known to decrease various health risks that include heart failure, diabetes, cancer, and stroke. Antioxidants have the ability to fight destructive free radicals, which are elements that can change cells, damage DNA and possibly accelerate aging.
It, also, contains L-theanine, which is an amino acid compound that has been researched for its ability to help soothe the nervous system. 
Alternative and complementary medicine has used green tea to treat a wide range of issues including; eliminating excess fluid in the body, healing wounds, alleviating gas and enhancing digestion.
Researchers have studied the benefits of green tea for health conditions across the board, from high cholesterol to cancer, mainly focusing on the polyphenols green tea contains.
The University of Maryland Medical Center reported have shown consuming green tea is associated with a reduced risk of dying from any cause.
So kick back and have a cup of green tea. You’ll be glad you did.


NYR Organic

Romy Fraser started the company as a natural apothecary over 30 years ago. She was a former teacher with a passion for holistic health, beauty and wellbeing,  The original shop, Neal’s Yard Apothecary, was started in Neal’s Yard, London in 1981. The name was changed to Neal Yard Remedies in 1983 and is known today as NYR Organic.

Today, they are one of the top selling organic skincare companies in the UK, Japan and Dubai with direct selling channels in the UK and US. They are driven by the passionate belief that health and beauty should be more natural and less synthetic.

On July 17, 2014 NYR Organic received a 100% in The Good Shopping Guide’s Ethical Skincare Ratings.NYR Organic received 100% in The Good Shopping Guide’s Ethical Skincare Rankings

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'Precautionary Principle'Here are some ingredients you WON’T find in their products.

~No synthetic fragrances ~No silicones ~ No mineral oils ~ No parabens ~ No GM ingredients ~ No phthalates ~ No propylene glycol ~ No animal testing ~ No DEA ~ No acrylates ~ No nano ~ No BHT

Not only are they ethical but also award-winning. Here are a few of awards they have received. Best New Certified Organic Beauty Product, from the prestigious CEW(Cosmetic Executive Women), Beauty Insiders’ Awards for their Beauty Sleep Concentrate, Best Organic range for an incredible 4th year-running from Natural Health magazine, and an Ethical Corporation Award for their Bee Lovely and Help Save the Bees campaign. Just to mention a few.

NYR’s reasons to choose organic are; you are protecting your health, the environment, and the well-being of farm workers and their families across the globe- for now and the future.

Their product lines consist of skincare, cosmetics, mother and baby, NYR men, hair care, bath & body, essential oils, herbal remedies, supplements and Bee Lovely (Help Save the Bees campaign).

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