Do you need another reason to drink the tea being made famous by TV and movie celebrities? Keep reading below for more benefits apart from it’s proven weight loss properties.
Wu Yi Tea (being a type of Oolong tea) Reverses Signs of Aging
Free radicals in your body are the damaging substances caused by ultra-violet rays, chemical food additives, pollution and stress. As you grow older these free radical accumulate and increase. The damaging effect of these substances lead to many signs of aging, including wrinkles, dark spots and certain diseases. In one 2004 study by Dr. Kenichi Yanagimoto and colleagues from the University of California, Davis, people who drank the tea daily experienced a remarkable 50 percent reduction in free radicals within just 15 days! Reference
Wu Yi Tea Clarifies Skin – Marked Improvement To Your Face a Clear, Healthy Glow
In a clinical study on patients ranging form 16-58 years of age, published in the academic journal Archives of Dermatology, researchers from Japan’s Shiga University of Medical Science found that drinking the tea daily dramatically clears up skin within just one month. Reference
Wu Yi Tea Strengthens Your Immune System
According to a 2004 study published in the scientific journal Antioxidants & Redox Signaling, test subjects who consumed Wu Yi Tea were found to have a stronger immune system and a significantly lower risk for infections such as the common cold.
Polyphenols which are considered the ‘backbone’ for most of the antioxidants found in plants are about 25-100 times stronger than vitamin C or E. One cup of Wu Yi tea has about 10-40 mg of polyphenol which is more than a serving of broccoli or spinach, both of which are considered high in antioxidants. Reference A Reference B
More and more reinforcement of the health benfits of Wu Yi Tea! Try it for yourself.