There is nothing more relaxing than sitting down with a nice cup of hot steaming herbal tea. There is something very soothing about drinking herbal tea, especially before bedtime.
Tea helps to naturally increase serotonin and melatonin levels in your body, leaving you feeling relaxed without feeling drowsy. Plus, it can help relieve tension by relaxing muscle aches and soothing headaches often associated with stress and anxiety.
Herbal teas have been used for centuries for medicinal purpose and in the last 50 years tea companies have actually been advertising herbal tea for stress relief. The English have been stopping for years for afternoon tea. This is one of their ways of reducing stress. But with the world becoming so health conscious, exercising and eating nutritious food, it is only natural that they have turned to herbal tea for stress relief.
Kava Stress Relief tea, which comes from the Kava Kava plant, is an herbal tea for stress relief. This tea helps you clam down and relieves anxiety, stress and minor pain. It also helps in digestion and the kidneys. It is a member of the peppercorn family and has been used for centuries as a medicinal herb, specifically to alleviate anxiety.
It is native to the South Pacific and is well known for its ability to calm the body and mind and produce a good night’s sleep. It is also known as a powerful antispasmodic. It has been found to relax the uterus and relieve menstrual cramps and minor menopausal symptoms. It has been supported by scientific data from The Herb Research Foundation that the use of kava will relieve minor anxiety, stress, restlessness, muscle tension and mild pain.
Calming Yogi Tea is another herbal tea for stress relief. This tea is a calming tea that eases stress and tension and encourages relaxed alertness without drowsiness. This healing tea contains organic chamomile that supports, soothes and rejuvenates the nerves. Chamomile has a natural herbal apple flavor and has been known for centuries that it soothes and calms the mind and spirit. It is no wonder that these herbal teas for stress relief are reaching the number one spots on herbal tea stress relief charts.
Mint Teas. Mint teas are full of relaxing effects, helping to soothe the body and calm the mind
Chamomile Teas. Chamomile is well-known for its relaxing properties, and makes a soothing, aromatic cup of tea perfect for any time of day.
The saying goes, “If you could box it and sell it you would make a fortune”. Well, this is exactly what these tea supplement companies have done to make their fortunes. There are herbal green teas, herbal tonic teas and herbal exotic teas all packaged for stress relief. If you could bottle a stress reliever, eat a stress reliever or put it in a teabag, than the public will buy it. How much easier can it get then but to sip a good herbal tea for stress relief?