Tea is one of the most popular drinks. But tea is used not only in the food industry, but also in cosmetics, as well as in the treatment of various medical problems.
There are many types of tea, the taste of which depends on the continent, processing technology, and plucking season. Therefore, not all teas are the same in their effect on the human body.
For example, there are Chinese, Ceylon, Indian and other teas. Each of them has its own taste.
There are also different processing technologies: black, green, red, white, yellow, and even blue tea.
Green tea is obtained by drying the leaves, thus preserving its color and a maximum of useful trace elements and antioxidants.
White tea is obtained from the buds of special varieties; they are covered with white hair, which is why it is so called. The principle of bud processing for this is to keep the buds intact as much as possible.
Red tea is not much different from black tea, but after brewing, the middle of the leaf is green, and the edge is red.
Black tea is maximally fermented and undergoes all stages of tea processing. Its production takes a lot of time, about a month.
Blue tea – its name is not related to the color of the drink, but rather to the color of the tea leaves from which it is made, they are light blue or even turquoise in color.
According to the size of the leaves, there are: large-leaf or as it is also called whole-leaf, medium-leaf and small-leaf tea.
Tea is also divided into types of additives: herbal, fruit, flavored.
All types of tea affect processes in the human body, and they can be consumed not only as a tasty and healthy drink, but also in other areas of life.
Green and herbal tea can be added to the bath. Such bathing will moisturize the skin and give it elasticity. With the addition of lemon balm and lavender, you can help your body relax after a hard day’s work. You can also take such a bath in the presence of skin irritations. You can choose good tea in a regular store or online.
Green tea infusion can be used to treat small wounds and cuts, as it has antiseptic properties and accelerates healing.
Black tea lotions are also a long-known remedy for bags under the eyes.
Rinsing with black tea is an inexpensive but effective means of strengthening and shining hair. But it should be taken into account that this procedure colors the hair, so it is not suitable for people with fair hair.
Black tea helps in the fastest possible resorption of hematomas. You need to apply a compress to the bruise and the bruise will go away much faster.
You can also use tea to get rid of unpleasant odors. For example, put a couple of tea bags in your shoes in the evening and in the morning there will be no trace of the smell.
In addition, tea can be used to accelerate the growth of indoor flowers.