What do Super-Moms Zen, Buddhist Monks and Samurais have in common? Their impeccable taste in fashion (nah...)The answer: their favorite drink, matcha green tea.
Matcha has skyrocketed in popularity lately and it's far from being a fad food trend... For nearly 1,000 years, Matcha has been revered by Zen Buddhist Monks, Samurai warriors and nowadays SUPER-MOMS!
But what really is all this fuss about matcha?
Although we could give you a million good reasons, we know you live a busy and fast-paced life, so without further ado here are the five MOST important reasons why you should make room for Matcha.
Matcha Benefit #1- Weight Loss
Matcha kicks butt on the weight loss front!
It contains EGCG, one of the most powerful catechins known to boost metabolism and stop the growth of fat cells (Bye-Bye Bat Wings!)
Bloating? It happens to EVERYONE, luckily the powerful antioxidants found in Matcha are a super easy remedy to conquer your bloating!
Mid-day Cravings? Matcha reduces your appetite and supports you in your efforts to lose and manage weight.
Boost Your Workouts! When it comes to working out, this near zero calorie drink is a triple threat: Energizing, Detoxifying and guaranteed to kick your Endurance up a notch.
When it comes to keeping your body fit and feeling its best, Matcha is EVERYTHING!
Matcha Benefit #2- Energy
FYI this is what the energizer bunny drinks.
Want to keep going and going and going… Matcha is the all-natural energy boost you’ve been craving. 4-6 hours of consistent energy thanks to a unique combination of caffeine and L-Theanine.
No crash, no jitters. Talk about clean-long lasting energy! Matcha kicks coffee’s butt. #GreenistheNewBlack
Matcha Benefit #3- Clear, Youthful Skin
In this day and age, there seems to be a cream or serum for every wrinkle.What about slowing down the clock naturally?
Younger looking skin starts with the nutrients you put into your body. One cup of matcha tea has 137X more antioxidants than regular green tea!
“Yes, you read that correctly”.
It is loaded with antioxidants such as catechins that help slow down aging by preventing cell damage and improving skin elasticity. So before you spend half your paycheck on the latest anti-aging remedy, why not sip on a nice cup of Matcha.
You can also use is to make your own natural face mask! Thank us later *wink*.
Matcha Benefit #4 - Boosts Brain Fonctions
Did you know that your brain consumes more than 20 percent of all oxygen and nutrients that you eat? —So feed your brain the good stuff! (that is, it’s favorite superfood…MATCHA)
The L-theanine and caffeine found in Matcha puts your mind in its best possible state: Stimulated, but not jittery, productive, but not anxious.
For over a millennium, Buddhist monks have been using it as a means to be ZEN.
They remain relaxed and alert during long hours of meditation. #zenlikeamonk.
The L-theanine found in matcha helps to nourish, stimulate and protect your brain. – enhancing your overall mood and leading to improved memory, learning and attention #It'saNoBrainer
Matcha Benefit #5 - Healthy Made Easy
Matcha is by far one of the easiest healthy habits that you can implement into your daily routine that will deliver on its promises.
It is so concentrated that you only need 2 servings a day to get all the amazing benefits : energy, boosts your metabolism, improved well-being...
Best of all, it takes less than 10 seconds to prepare. Just add Matcha to a bottle of hot or cold water, shake, and you're ready to take on the world.
Self-care is not an all-or nothing-a little goes a long way!
We want to know, are you planning on giving Teangle Matcha a try ? Let us know in the comments.