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Chai Tea Benefits Skin
I massage my head with green tea (strained) and leave it on there. I do it almost daily, any benefits to this?
How many cups of green tea should I have in a day for it's all benefits like healthy skin, weight loss etc?
At least 5 but...:
This is a case where, to a certain degree, more is better, except you want to not overdo caffeine. Research has shown that adults in Japan who had 5 or more cups a day had the most benefits, but I would not do more than 6 cups unless some of it is decaf, in which case you can drink as much as you can! One can also take capsule or tinctures that contain concentrates. See
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I have read that green tea aids in weight loss, clears skin, prevents cancer, and stimulates hair growth. Are these proven benefits? Which is true?
Although some: State the ingestion of green tea can improve acne- there are no strong studies to support this. ...Read more
Not likely: Tea does contain helpful ingredients for the body's metabolism but drinking tea does not help the skin in particular. However, topical green tea does have some beneficial effects on the skin as it is slightly anti-inflammatory. ...Read more
Tea: Does not make your skin dark. It can darken your teeth. Try to move beyond skin color and focus on being neat, clean, and a decent person to and with others. That's the most attractive thing. Peace and good health. ...Read more
No: Not that I am aware of.Get a more detailed answer ›
Either way: This is touted for supposed anti-oxident effects which may or may not have any benefit. The only negative aspects may be to your wallet. ...Read more
Many good choices: Start with a good b complex, vit c & magnesium glycinate, citrate or taurate. Tulsi tea is great, as is valerian, skullcap, passionflower & hops. L-theanine is a good supplement, as is 5-htp. Different things work for different people so experiment, but don't forget exercise, a healthy diet rich in fruits & vegies & low in sugars, caffeine & fried foods. Practicing meditation daily usually helps a lot. ...Read more
Can topical ointments that have ingredients like green tea, caffine, ginseng and we apply them onto our skin can these ingredients get into bloodstrea?
A certain percentage: A certain percentage of topical ointments will enter the body. The % depends on the ointment and the person and the location on the person. ...Read more
Is it safe to drink a cup or two of spearmint tea every day? I have been drinking it to keep my skin clear.
Yes: This herbal tea is fine.Get a more detailed answer ›
I drink 3-4 cups of green tea and now I get persistent liightheaded all time at back of my head. Almost 3 month?
Its hot and I find it difficult to have hot green tea. Can I drink it after cooling it down? Want to drink it mainly for skin glow
Any temp is fine: You can drink green tea at any temperature you like. It still tastes good and may be healthy. ...Read more
Can I use rooibos tea topically for skin and hair even though it has estrogen-like effects. Could topical use cause me to have estrogen dominance?
My daughter had a strabisium surgery 6 days ago And today she fall on her head from the tea table. I'm wondering if that can affect the surgery result?
No: As long as there was no direct trauma to the eye, it will not affect the surgical result ...Read more
Might burn: Tea tree oil has antifungal and antibacterial properties but likely won't be helpful in promoting hair growth otherwise. Un diluted tea tree oil may burn your skin and should always be diluted with another oil, such as grapeseed, prior to application to the skin. ...Read more
Tea and Skin Color:
No, drinking tea or coffee doesn't cause the pigmentation of your skin to change color.
The only things that can cause your skin to darken is a tan of course...Your family genetics and some systemic diseases. ...Read more
4/5 cups: You may need the toilet room more often but that is the only likely problem you will have. Relax! ...Read more
I figured im allergic to cammomile after having a minor reaction while drinking tea. Should I avoide cammomile in my skin care products?
Use cautiously: It is possible the tea was contaminated with mold or something int he paper tea bag was bothering you. If you use a care product with chamomile and don't react to it there is no reason to avoid it. ...Read more
Is dove cucumber green tea soap good for dry skin on men I know it's a woman's soap can men use it too I read lot of good reviews for no itch?
What to do if I got the tea tree oil and have been using it for 2 days and my skin is so bumpy and im getting black head type things. Is this normal?
Tea tree oil: Tea tree oil has antifungal and antibacterial properties but undiluted tea tree oil may burn your skin. Tea tree oil should always be diluted with another oil (such as grapeseed) prior to application and should never be taken internally. If worsening of the appearance of the skin occurs with use, it should be discontinued! ...Read more
I got some flesh colored skin tags on my goin area and I started applying tea tree oil to remove it. It is currently white tipped is that normal or no
Get them removed: You are much more likely to get the result you want from a simple procedure in your physician's office than expecting magic from this botanical. The white is probably macerated keratin, no surprise. ...Read more