Celebration Herbals, Herbal Tea, Papaya Leaf, Caffeine Free, 24 Tea Bags, 1.33 oz (38 g) (Discontinued Item)2 Reviews
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0.43 lbs (0.2 kg)
- Product Code: CLB-20366
- UPC Code: 628240203663
- Package Quantity: 24 Tea Bags, 1.33 oz (38 g)
- Dimensions: 2.3 x 3.3 x 5.7 in, 0.15 lbs (0.07 kg)
- Pure Quality
- Rose Hip
- Stinging Nettle
- St John's Wort
- Kosher Pareve
- Better Herbs Make Better Tea
- Lemon Balm
Native to the tropics of the Americas, Papaya has been in continuous cultivation for several centuries, principally for its sweet fruit. The leaves are widely used in cooking and contain an enzyme that is useful in tenderizing tough meat. In some parts of South Asia, the young leaves are steamed and eaten like spinach.
Papaya was once considered a mystical tree; its leaves were used for medicine and its fruit for food. It remains one of the most popular herbs in Central and South America.
It all starts with the herbs. Celebration Herbals is dedicated to bringing you the best tasting teas, grown and processed as close to "the way nature intended" as possible and never irradiated.
Our herbs are grown and harvested with the highest standards of quality control. You can trust our new special designations - Certified Organic, Ethically Wildcrafted, and Pure Quality.
We are committed to the environment. In this box you won't find any strings, tags, or staples in our chlorine free bags. In addition, our boxes are made from 100% recycled board. A resealable freshness bag is used to extend the quality and life of your tea.
We hope you enjoy the beneficial pleasure of drinking these teas as much as we have enjoyed blending, hand crafting and packaging them for you.
- Good water is an essential part of brewing a great cup of tea. We recommend using spring or filtered water.
- Be sure to relax! Some of the most enjoyable aspects of tea are the calmness and ritual that surround it.
- This is a delicate herb and is more potent when not exposed to extremely high temperatures. So that your tea has its maximum medicinal properties and flavor, be sure that your water is slightly cooled from the boiling point when you pour it over your tea.
- If you desire a medicinal tea, be sure to use one tea bag per cup of hot water, cover and steep for 7-12 minutes. This is known as the infusion method.
- If you desire a pleasure tea or quick brew, use on teabag per cup of hot water. Pour water over teabags, cover, and let steep 3 to 5 minutes to taste. Enjoy!
Papaya leaf (carica papaya)
The above herbs have been chosen as identifying with our demanding standards. Every batch is thoroughly tested to ensure superior potency and flavor, so you can enjoy a great cup of tea!
No flavorings, preservatives or sweeteners of any kind.
iHerb Customer Reviews
One of my favorite herbal teas. I’m truly impressed by its amazing properties. Not only does it taste great, but it’s also packed with vitamins C, A, E, K, B1, B2, B3, B5, B6, B9/folic acid, beta-carotene, zinc, manganese, iron, magnesium, calcium, more than 50 different amino acids, tannins, antioxidants, flavonoids. Unlike many other herbal teas, it has a bunch of health benefits without any side effects. It can help people suffering from gastrointestinal diseases and disorders, cardiovascular conditions, hypertension, gluten intolerance and celiac disease, diabetes, gout, arthritis, water retention, gallstones and gallbladder disease, IBS, constipation, diarrhea, gas, menstrual cramps, colds, flues, asthma, rheumatism, autoimmune disorders, thrombocytopenia, emphysema, cataracts and other eye conditions, headaches, acne, scars, allergies, dengue fever, and even cancer. Carpaine, one of the main alkaloid components of papaya leaves, is responsible for killing bad bacteria in the gastrointestinal tract, helping eradicate Helicobacter pylori, as well as intestinal parasites, lowering blood pressure, and protecting against strokes, atherosclerosis, and peripheral arterial disease. Papaya leaves are very rich in papain, a cysteine protease enzyme, which breaks down proteins, fats, carbohydrates, and even wheat gluten, making it easy to digest, flushes toxins out of the body, aids digestion, prevents heartburn and acid reflux, relieves nausea and bloating, increases appetite, heals gastric ulcers, soothes the stomach lining, reduces colon inflammation, facilitates healing, increases platelet count, strengthens bones. It has strong anti-inflammatory, antiseptic, anti-parasitic, antiviral, antimicrobial, antibacterial, pain-alleviating, swelling reducing, healing, regenerative, soothing, calming, relaxing, and anti-aging properties. Papaya leaves contain acetogenins and can help prevent and fight cancer, inhibiting tumor growth and killing cancer cells by cutting off their blood supply, inducing the production of Th1-type cytokines, and boosting the immune system. Papaya leaf tea is also a wonderful natural sleep aid and stress reliever, helping you calm down, fall asleep faster and get a good night’s rest. It’s great without anything added, as well as with a little honey, sugar/stevia, milk, or lemon juice added to taste. Don’t be too fast to throw a used papaya leaf tea bag away – it can be applied topically to heal wounds, scars, bruises, cuts, burns, rashes, warts, freckles, fungal infections, and acne-affected areas of your skin. A face mask or scrub made from its contents brightens and evens out skin tone, reduces redness, spots, blotchiness, and small lines, helps lighten freckles, break down old scar tissue, and prevent premature aging. This tea really works for me. One cup a day makes a difference. After taking it for a few weeks, I’ve noticed a significant improvement in my overall well-being. My blood pressure has lowered, I’ve become more energetic and resilient, my headaches and period cramps don’t bother me as much as they used to, I sleep better and feel rested and refreshed when I wake up, I don’t get sick so easily, my stomach pain accompanied by heartburn and acid reflux was gone instantaneously after I drank the first cup, even my complexion has improved and some fine lines and small scars have faded since I started using my own papaya leaf face mask. So glad I ordered this tea, will definitely order again.
So glad I found this rare gem on iHerb. In addition to being really delicious and having a wonderful soothing flavor and aroma, papaya leaf tea is an exceptionally powerful remedy for many conditions. Rich in manganese, copper, iron, magnesium, pota ssium, zinc, thiamin, riboflavin, niacin, folic and pantothenic acids, vitamins B6, A, C, amino acids, tannins, antioxidants, flavonoids, and phytosterols, it's beneficial in treating morning sickness, nausea, indigestion, gastritis, esophagitis, gastrointestinal ulcers, Helicobacter pylori, constipation, diarrhea, irritated bowel syndrome, Crohn's disease, heart disease, hypertension, migraines and headaches, dizzy spells, palpitations, insomnia, stress, depression, anxiety, chronic fatigue syndrome, Alzheimer's disease, gluten sensitivity and celiac disease, diabetes, water retention, cramps, arthritis, rheumatism, osteoporosis, colds, flu, fever, nasal congestion, sore throat, respiratory conditions, bronchitis, tonsillitis, laryngitis, sinusitis, asthma, emphysema, gum disease, gingivitis, parodontosis, cavities, plaque and tartar build up, caries, canker sores, acne, sunburn, eczema, psoriasis, dermatitis, scabies, shingles, hives, sciatica, ringworm, chicken pox, dandruff, seborrhea, scalp infections, and even cancer, as well as many other conditions. It boosts and strengthens the immune system, fights and neutralizes free radicals, inhibits the absorption of viruses and helps eliminate them from the system, detoxifies the body, speeds up metabolism, pro motes digestive health, stimulates the production of digestive enzymes and improves enzymatic reactions in cells, relieves the symptoms of acid reflux, heartburn, nausea, gastritis, bloating, constipation, pro motes the healing of gastrointestinal ulcers, regulates the secretion of stomach acid, soothes and heals weakened, damaged, inflamed, and irritated stomach lining, reducing and preventing inflammation and irritation, improves liver and kidney function, relieves menstrual cramps, helps stabilize blood sugar and regulate insulin levels, normalizes blood pressure, lowers triglycerides and LDL or "bad" cholesterol levels while increasing HDL or "good" cholesterol, protects against strokes, atherosclerosis and peripheral arterial disease, improves brain function, aids sleep, relieves the symptoms of stress and depression, helps maintain healthy bones, joints, teeth, skin, and hair, soothes and heals dry and damaged skin. In addition to all this, papaya leaf tea has no known side effects or contraindications. A papaya leaf tea bag can be applied topically to heal sunburned, damaged, and peeling skin, rashes, acne, wounds, sores, cuts, cuts, abrasions, lacerations, abscesses, bruises, burns, scars. Papaya leaf tea can also be used as a mouth wash and is great for soothing and healing sore, swollen, and bleeding gums. It's an amazing healing tea and I would recommend it to anyone wanting to improve their overall health and well-being.