An additional source of biologically active substances of plant origin for persons, controlling their weight. It promotes normalization of metabolic processes in the body, improvement of digestion. It has soft laxative properties.
Hibiscus flowers — 0.375 g, Alexandrian senna — 0.375 g, mate — 0.3 g, lemongrass grass — 0.15 g, dogrose fruit — 0.15 g, dogrose seeds — 0.15 g.
Hibiscus is rich in vitamins C and A, carotene. Hibiscus is great for sputum thinning and discharge; it is also extensively used in composition of strengthening products. A tea drink, containing hibiscus, is of use especially for digestive system. One of the spheres of its application are products for slimming.
Alexandrian senna has positive effect on motor function of the large intestine; that is why it is used as laxative and choleretic agent. It is effective for weight reduction (as well as for obesity), for toxins, fecal deposits, wastes elimination.
Mate contains alkaloids from xanthine group, tannins, beta-carotene, vitamins C, E, P, B-group vitamins, pantothenic acid, micro- and macroelements (including sulfur, sodium, magnesium, potassium, manganese, iron and copper), as well as other biologically active substances. Mate is also of use in case of gastrointestinal diseases: it improves digestion and restores damaged and inflamed mucosa of the gastrointestinal tract, providing spasmolytic action. This drink has tonic and immunostimulating effects, it stimulates weakened nervous system effectively, helps overcoming stress, improves endurance.
Lemongrass is held as a natural antiseptic; it has anti-inflammatory effect and stimulates epithelizing processes. The plant contains some fatty acids (myrcene, limonene, methylheptenol), vitamin B complex, vitamin C, nicotinic acid, as well as a number of microelements, which are essential for our body: iron, zinc, copper, selenium, calcium and phosphor, sodium and potassium. It eliminates intestine dysfunction, flatulence, inflammatory changes of the mucous membrane of the intestine.
Dogrose has anti-inflammatory effect, activates enzymatic systems and oxidation-reduction processes in the body, has positive effect on carbohydrate metabolism, intensifies synthesis of hormones and regeneration of tissues, increases body resistance to adverse environmental factors, intensifies bile secretion, diuresis, reduces capillary fragility and permeability.
Put 1-2 bags in a pot and add a glass of boiling water, let it infuse for 10-15 minutes. Adults drink as tea twice a day before meals. To improve the taste add some sugar or honey. Term of use – 3 weeks, repeat in a two weeks’ break if necessary.
Individual sensitivity to certain components, pregnancy and lactation, children under 12.
Proteins – 5.3 g, carbohydrates – 11.2 g, fats – 1.1 g.
1.5 g filter bags N20