I think many of us would jump at the chance to feel more slim, fit and fab with minimal effort. But how many of us would willingly not only sign up, but pay for, an uncomfortable tummy, diarrhoea and cramping? Yeah, not so many.
Melissa oficinalis, a definite favourite herb of ours, is known for its lemony aroma and taste, originating from the volatile oil it contains. A perennial herb, it grows indigenously in the Eastern Mediterranean and Western Asia, but is cultivated the world over.
Green tea consumption originated in India and China, having been cultivated for centuries, and is today one of the most widely consumed drinks in the world. As with black and oolong teas, green tea is derived from the leaves of the Camellia sinensis plant.
We chose green tea to use in our Wake Up tea blend because of its ability to improve physical performance, and for the stimulant effects of its caffeine content.