Pregnancy Safe Teas
Pregnancy safe tea from Clean Tea
MOTHER’S LOVE TEA CONTAINS:
Aniseed – Calming and antispasmodic it eases colic and flatulence. Works well with Caraway for this. Both Caraway and Aniseed help with bronchitis or irritable coughs.
Caraway – A calming herb used to ease flatulent dyspepsia (wind) and colic.
Nettle – A tonic herb that strengthens and supports the whole body.
Fennel – Calming and soothing to the stomach.
Vervain – As a nervous system tonic, it strengthens the nervous system and at the same time relaxes tension. It supports recovery from depression, nervous exhaustion and stress. It has properties that help the digestive system when you’re stressed or under pressure. The gut is very affected by stress or depression, making Vervain a perfect herb to choose.
ZEST TEA CONTAINS:
LEMON GRASS: Supports digestion, promotes lymph flow (very important in removal of wastes and toxins) is anti-inflammatory, calming and supports tissue regeneration.
GINGER: Promotes digestion and also soothes digestive problems and nausea. It is strongly anti-inflammatory, improves circulation.
LEMON MYRTLE: Normalises female hormones – helping create balance. Also great as a sinus and lung decongestant.
LEMON PEEL: More vitamins that lemon juice, high vitamin c and calcium, rich in antioxidants. Contains Salvestrol Q40 and Limonene which have been found to inhibit the growth of cancer cells without toxicity, so a great cancer preventative. Helps lower cholesterol through its polyphenol flavonoids. Supports immunity and digestion.
TEA FOR TWO CONTAINS:
RED RASBERRY LEAF: Traditionally used to strengthen and tone the tissues of the uterus, in preparation for birth. Can also be taken during labour.
STINGING NETTLE: Rich in iron and supports and strengthens the whole body. Known as a “spleen” herb – it is warming and nourishing.
OATSTRAW: A great remedy for “feeding” the nervous system, especially when under stress. Oat straw is also great for skin conditions.
SPEARMINT: Excellent for the whole endocrine system, balances and calms and promotes a sense of wellbeing.
ROSEHIP: Essentially a calming tonic rich in vitamins and antioxidants. It is an excellent spleen/stomach and adrenal tonic – organs which tend to be affected by long term stress.
CHAMOMILE: Calming and gently sedating, it will help promote restful sleep after a busy day. It is also anti-inflammatory and has a calming, healing effect on the digestive system. Also anti-allergic.
ALFALFA: Warming, nourishing and building, helping build strength over the last trimester with the same benefits of a ‘spleen’ herb