Green Tea for Health and Beauty

Feb 28, 2013 by

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For thousands of years, the Chinese have used green tea for many health benefits, from longevity to weight loss. The power of the plant Camellia Sinensis, lies in the leaves, which contain a powerful anti-oxidant known as EGCG(Epigallocatechin Gallate). EGCG has been shown to protect the heart, lower LDL cholesterol, fight infection, prevent tooth decay, cardiovascular diseases, and more.
Cosmetic giants like Estee Lauder and Amore Pacific also use green tea attract in their products. The skin benefits they say, are protection against free radicals as well as DNA repair and protection. Therefore, adding green tea to a daily regimen, internally and externally will definitely delay the symptoms of aging. So sip or apply away.
 
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