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Teabag : Value Pack (3g x 50teabags)
A teabag = approx. 150ml/5oz
Place of origin : Green tea from JAPAN
Cultivar : べにふうき/ Benifuki (Benifuuki)
Benifuki is a name given to a specific cultivar of green tea, rich in methylated catechin.
Relieves the discomfort of the eyes and nose.
You can enjoy the refreshing feeling !
KIMIKURA’s Benifuki Green Tea is Functional Food approved by the Consumer Affairs Agency in Japan.
ALL NATURAL - No additives - User friendly natural food
Benifuki is rich in Methylated catechin - Epicatechin-3-O-(3-O-methyl) gallate (ECG3"Me) It is a valuable component found only in a few types of tea leaves. It is reported to relieve the discomfort of the eyes and nose, caused by house dust and other allergens. Although the effectiveness may vary, it is said that the continuous intake of the Benifuki Green Tea will enable you to gently feel the effects.
This is approved by the Consumer Affairs Agency in Japan. (No.C371) It is a food or drink produced under the supervision of a company, that can show a positive effect to the body proven by scientific evidence. These products must be reported to the Consumer Affairs Agency in Japan, with evidence to prove its safety and functionality.
※Unlike Special Health Foods, functional foods do not need to be individually approved by the Consumer Affairs Agency. This product is not aimed to diagnose, treat or prevent diseases. A balanced diet is important for a healthy lifestyle.
Customer's voice :
Countermeasures during pregnancy
”I came across this Benifuki Green Tea when I was pregnant and didn't want to take medication. My runny nose stopped and it was a great help."
”It does not completely relieve my discomforts, but is helpful when I do not want to take medication."
Vital in our household
”Since it is easy to drink, we drink it everyday in our family. My children and I bring it in a canteen to school and work.”
How to make :
1.Place a teabag and pour boiling water (about 150ml/5oz).
2.After brewing about 2min, raise and lower the teabag over 10times to squeeze the component from the teabag sufficiently.
If the bitterness bothers you, you can add more hot water, milk, or sugar.
Methylated catechin remains in the body for 3-4hours after intake.
We recommend drinking 3 cups per day on separate occasions.