BUDDHA TEAS : Corn Silk Tea
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This item above is the Buddha Teas: Corn silk Tea
If you have any experience with removing the husk from an ear of corn, you're certainly familiar with the long silk strands peeking out from under the husk. Although it may surprise you, these silky tassels, which are often tossed out with the rest of the husk, are actually useful in their own right. Though it may seem odd that the discarded part of a treat as delicious as corn on the cob actually boasts remarkable healing capabilities, it's true. For those seeking greater kidney and bladder health, (amongst other fairly common ailments), Buddha Teas Corn Silk Tea is one worth exploring.
What is Cornsilk?
Corn is one of the most significant of the North American grains, and historically a food staple of numerous Native American tribes. However, few people know that these tribes did not only harvest corn to eat the kernels, but they also saved the corn silk, or stigmas to brew as an herbal tea. Few people are aware of the remarkable ways that corn's long silks at the tip of the “ear” benefit common ailments. When used medicinally, a fascinating transformation occurs from initial harvesting of the fresh yellow silks. As the crop dries, it becomes curly and brown, before sometimes being made into a powder.
Health Benefits of Corn Silk Tea
Rich in stigmasterol and sitosterol, research suggests that corn silk has the power to heal painful kidney and bladder issues, as well as certain cancers. But wait, there's more:
- Supports kidney health
- Supports bladder health
- Balances sugar in the blood
- Sought out to assist with bedwetting
- May help heal gout
- May help lower blood pressure
- Rich in vitamin K
- Known to diminish prostate inflammation
What does Corn Silk Tea taste like?
Buddha Teas Corn Silk Tea provides a truly delightful earthy, slightly sweet flavor. It tastes so smooth and nurturing, we are sure that once you delve into this tea, you’re going to want to keep it stocked for daily consumption.
How to make Corn Silk Tea
Buy Corn Silk Tea
With so much of today's produced corn being genetically modified, Buddha Teas goes the extra mile to ensure that our corn silk tea is all certified organic and GMO-free, guaranteeing a refreshing natural tisane for you to delight in. This tea is a wonderful herbal tea option that can be enjoyed at any time of the day. Purchase a box of corn silk tea or stock up and buy in bulk to save on future purchases. Our teas are all natural and packaged in bleach free tea bags and are guaranteed to meet your satisfaction.