Description: Bamboo is a typical plant native Asia. This plant has the shape of a tall tree structure with many thorns on the branches and rods. Bamboo has buds that serves to breed themselves. Almost all parts of the bamboo tree can be used. Part of bamboo leaf tree can be used for materials home, home furnishings, handicrafts, and various types of art. While the buds or more commonly referred to as bamboo shoots can be delicious dishes and rich with content of a range of nutrients.
WHY BAMBOO LEAF TEA?
One word: silica. It’s the mineral we love to overlook. But organic silica (also known as silicon) provides some awesome benefits that you really don’t want to miss out on:
It promotes healthy hair and nail growth.
It plays an important role in healthy bone density.
It’s a building block of collagen — a protein our body uses to rejuvenate skin and joints.
Silica prevents the absorption of aluminum in the digestive system. Aluminum may be linked to an increased risk of Alzheimer’s disease and other health conditions.
But of all these, silica is most popular because of its hair and nail growth benefits. That’s why the herb horsetail has been so popular as a remedy for stronger, healthier hair and nails.
But horsetail doesn’t hold a candle to bamboo leaf, and here’s why: Did you know bamboo leaf tea has 10x the silica as horsetail extract? It’s true!
Horsetail averages about 5-8% organic silica. Bamboo leaf contains 70% organic silica. That means you would have to consume 10 cups of horsetail tea to get the benefits of one cup of bamboo leaf tea! Bamboo ends up being a much more economical and practical way to get more natural silicon into your diet.
Benefits of Bamboo Leaves
1. Bamboo Leaves to Reduce Sugar Levels
Bamboo leaf tea that has been processed into and through all kinds of drying procedure will produce a very distinctive smell. Mixture of tea used to be derived from bamboo leaf jasmine or frangipani. The fiber content of bamboo leaves proved very effective for lowering blood sugar. In addition, fiber is also very good for weight loss because it would lead to full effect longer.
2. Bamboo Leaves to Set Digestive System
Digestive problems can cause the stomach to be uncomfortable. This problem typically include abdominal bloating, excessive gas, constipation or diarrhea. It turns out the processed bamboo leaves into tea could form a compound that serves to regulate the digestive system.
Drinking tea from the leaves of bamboo can make the stomach becomes more comfortable. You can drink this concoction before eating bamboo leaves.
3. Bamboo Leaves to Maintain Health
Bamboo leaf tea that has been molded into it also does not contain caffeine and safe when mixed with other ingredients. You can add lemon, jasmine aroma or fresh mint leaves. Refreshing effect of bamboo leaf tea will make the body fresh and warm. Concoction of dried bamboo leaves can be against wind and flatulence.
4. Leaves Bamboo to Strengthen Network Nails and Hair
Bamboo leaves also helps the body to strengthen the network of the nails and hair. Blend of bamboo leaves contain vitamin E and antioxidant compounds that are good for maintaining healthy tissues in the body. Consumption blend of bamboo leaves will enhance the growth of new hair tissue is more fertile and strengthen nails layer.
5. Helps Skin Care
Fresh bamboo leaves also can be the best material to treat the skin. Take a few pieces of fresh bamboo leaves and mash until smooth. Give it a few drops of olive oil or honey and used as a mask to cleanse the skin. Fibers and granules on bamboo leaves can make your skin softer. It also does not cause irritation.
6. Help Heal and Closing Wounds
Isoorientin substances found in fresh bamboo leaves have a very good system to help heal wounds and wound closure in a faster way. Even granting the wound with fresh bamboo leaves smoothed can close the wound for about 29 hours.
7. Relieve Menstrual Pain
When menstruation then usually women would feel uncomfortable especially as abdominal pain, back pain, and bone pain. Also coupled with a decrease in the levels of hb so that the body becomes weaker. To overcome this problem then it could use a fresh bamboo leaf decoction.
You can create a blend of 5 pieces of fresh bamboo leaves, then wash thoroughly. Boil four cups of water and leaving up to one glass. Drink at night before bed and you will lessen menstrual pain.
8. Smooth urinating
Bladder problems usually will cause a burning sensation and pain during urination. These problems can occur for many reasons such as virus infection or germs and lack of drinking water. To overcome this problem naturally then you can boil about 20 pieces of fresh bamboo leaves with 3 cups of water. Let boil and leaving up to 1 cup only. To get a more potent properties it is advisable to add 2 tablespoons of pure honey.
Our bamboo leaf tea has a wonderfully mild flavor that blends exceptionally well with other teas or can be enjoyed on its own (with or without sugar).
Bamboo leaf tea is your newest beauty secret. Treat yourself to a delicious cup every morning or evening (caffeine free).
Bring 8 oz of pure water to boil.
Pour over 1 bag of bamboo leaf tea or about 1 teaspoon of dried bamboo leaves in a cup.
Cover with a clean cloth.
Steep for at least 4-5 minutes. Sometimes I let mine brew for up to 10 minutes to get a stronger tea.
Add a little honey or stevia to sweeten, and a little lemon juice for flavor.