Originates from South-East Asia and is known for it’s gorgeous colours, Butterfly Pea Flower is another amazing herb that I found here in Thailand…
I saw about that herb in a website for asthma treatments and I found it for real, during a trip in Chiang Mai city. Lets discover all about Butterfly Pea tea benefits and uses. As a tea, it is normally mixed with dried lemongrass or lemon or both and is full of potent antioxidants. Butterfly Pea (Clitoria ternatea) is can also be found in the traditional Chinese and Ayurvedic medicine.
Butterfly Pea Tea Benefits:
Like green tea, butterfly pea flower tea is full of potent antioxidants.
Butterfly pea tea proven to have analgesic properties.
This tea helps you to reduce inflammation in the body.
Is Good for your Brain:
Butterfly pea tea contains Acetylcholine, that can increase the levels of Acetylcholine in the brain.
Butterfly pea tea has anti-cancer properties, it penetrating the cancer cell membranes and inhibit their growth.
In Thailand butterfly pea used for treat eye infections like ‘red-pink eye infection’
It Prevent Allergies:
This flower herb is also rich in flavonoids. In humans, flavonoids provide numerous protective health benefits.
It Helps Strengthen Weak Hair:
Butterfly Pea sometimes come as an ingredient in shampoos and conditioners, as it can reduce greying of hair and promote hair growth.
Is good for your skin as it helps lessen wrinkles and rejuvenate the skin.
In a study Butterfly pea tea was able to reduce the biological impact of stress on rats. So yes this tea can reduce stress in Humans.
This herb is very good with common cold, cough & asthma and helps to clean mucus and sputum production in respiratory organs.
Butterfly Pea Flower Tea Video: