We have teas to help boost the immune system when cold and flu season arrives. Herbal remedies have been around for thousands of years in all cultures. We’ve studied their uses and histories extensively to create our line of Wellness and Cold Care Teas. Whether you have an active cold or flu, or are trying to prevent catching one, these gentle and helpful herbal tisanes are designed to help the body overcome a variety of symptoms and ailments.
There are three phases to consider when choosing a tea to help combat cold or flu.
Be Well As the name suggests, we designed this tea to keep you well. Drink when everyone around you is sick and you don’t want to join them. We take the classic pairing of echinacea and ginger and amplify it with Pau d’Arco for it’s antibacterial, antiviral, and antifungal properties. This immune boosting blend is deliciously balanced with lemon peel which contains numerous compounds to assist with health.
Cosmic Cold Drink this when you are sick. The worse you feel, the better it tastes. This is our heavy hitter, it’s strong and it works. Elderberries and elderflower have been shown to greatly reduce the amount of time one is affected by colds and flus. Cinnamon has a nice warming effect in the body, while the rose hips and hibiscus are rich in vitamin C. Yerba Santa, red clover, and yarrow have been used by indigenous peoples for relief since before written history. Once you start to taste this tea’s natural bitterness that’s the signal you are on the mend.
Koala Bear Nasal Care Drink this tea when your nose is running off your face. Eucalyptus and the mint help soothe and permeate through stuffiness. The astringency from clove and lemon dry things up a bit, giving a helpful respite for agitated noses.