GREEN TEA EXTRACT, 98% “full spectrum”, is standardized to a minimum of 20% caffeine.
Provides a mild lift yet creates a calming effect and a good mood.
It modulates stress hormones. Green tea has positive effect against free radicals. Chronic stress decreases body's antioxidants consequently increasing free radicals. Free radicals have a destructive power on vitamin C and this is very important to our immune system for stress reduction.
Green tea extract and its active ingredients are polyphenols/epigallocatechin-3-gallate (EGCG). The antioxidant power of this compound is over 25 to 100 times more potent as vitamins C and E. Our Nutrition Consultant recommends green tea extract for stress involved diseases such as allergies or for toxin-induced stress or generally as antioxidant-boost. Green tea extract has effect as natural ACE-inhibitor to lower blood pressure, may reduce blood sugar in diabetics and is good for cholesterol-healthy.
The University of Maryland Medical Center notes that green tea may be beneficial for glaucoma sufferers.
Suggested Use: 400 mg per day.
Diet Tip: Carbohydrates such as bread, whole grain (e.g. rice, millet, quinoa, corn etc.), high glycemic fresh and dried fruits decrease a chronic stress related high secretion of adrenaline, nor-adrenaline or the stress hormone Cortisol.
Green Tea 20% Caffeine Organic Extract
- Brands Badmonkey Botanicals
- Product Code: GRE01
- Availability: In Stock