Matcha Tea Facts

Skin Care Benefits of Matcha Green Tea

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Skin Care Benefits of Matcha Green Tea

Matcha also contains a catechin called EGCG which can help cleanse your skin of germs and bacterial build up. Working with the antibiotic found in matcha EGCG can help reduce pimples, acne and blemishes. EGCG can also help to slow down the speed of cell degeneration, helping to reduce the signs of ageing to achieve smoother, tighter skin. Thus preventing and possibly reversing fine lines and wrinkles...

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Matcha Green Tea: A Fitness and Exercise Booster

Matcha has been proven to boost exercise endurance by up to 25% when drunk before exercise. If you want to do better in your next marathon it's a winning addition and a way better alternative to other supplements.

Various studies have been conducted on Matcha and how it aids exercise over the years, and the findings reveal an abundance of benefits...

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Matcha History

Matcha History

  Green tea descends from the original tea plant Camellia Sinensis which comes from Southern China. Essentially green tea is a form of tea that has a low level of processing which gives it very high levels of nutrients. The father of Zen Buddhism and Japanese tea culture, Myouan Eisai, first brought green tea to Japan from China in the late 12th century. Eisai first planted the tea seeds on the border of the Fuluoka and Saga prefectures and it was Eisai who spread the message of drinking green tea for good health. A monk from the Kousanji temple in...

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Organic Matcha vs Non Organic Matcha: What's The Difference?

What is the difference between organic and non organic (or inorganic) Matcha green tea? In terms of nutritional content and benefits, they are both exactly the same. However there are some significant differences you should know.

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Where Does Matcha Come From?

The word Matcha translates literally as "powdered tea", however the best Matcha in the world comes from Japan, specifically the Kyoto, Shizuoka and Aichi Prefectures and the Kyushu region of southern Japan.

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