INCI (Camellia sinensis). Green tea is an excellent addition to cosmetics and soap due to its antioxidant properties and gentle exfoliation.
Country of Origin: China
Uses in Cosmetics, Soap, Ect.:
1. Green Tea Leaves can be used as a natural decoration in candle making. Herbs should not be added to candle wax that is actually burned. It can be added to hurricane shells that are never burned, or simply placed around the base of pillars as a decoration. Herbs can, however, be added to candle wax and used as non-burning tarts.
2. Green Tea Leaves can be used in potpourri formulations
3. Green Tea Leaves can be used in natural bath tea recipes. Green tea contains polyphenols, which are known for their antioxidant properties. Researchers have also found that the polysaccharides found in Green tea provides extra moisture to the skin.
4. Green Tea Leaves can be used in soap recipes for its antioxidant properties and gentle exfoliation.
5. Green Tea Leaves can be used in the formulation of natural herbal waters.
6. Green Tea Leaves can be infused and used in lotion, cream, and ointment recipes.
7. Green Tea Leaves can be infused and used in scrubs.
8. Green Tea Leaves can be infused and used in shampoo, conditioner.
9. Green Tea Leaves can be infused and used in facial masks.
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