BUDDHA TEAS : Ginkgo Biloba Tea
Purchase of Vintage Items
Vintage items are used items from 1993 and older, and in most cases have been worn, will have minor defects and show signs or former wear, and imperfections. Vintage items will not be 100% free of defects These items will have imperfections, wear and tear.
All wear, tear and imperfections are described in the description, but it is possible that we can miss and overlook some things.
Some vintage items will have that "old smell" to it.
All items are professionally cleaned unless it interferes of delicate fabricate of the item. (Please be mindful that some imperfections (stains), or smell will not come out.)
All vintage items are sold "as is"
Condition Ratings of Vintage Items
Excellent: Item is in mint or very close to mint condition with minor to no visible wear and tear, with no specific flaws to point out.
Very Good: Item is in near excellent condition for its age but may show minor wear and tear including but not limited to minor tears, stains, but does not affect the wearability of the item. All flaws will be noted
Good: Item shows visible wear and tear. Flaws will be noted
Sizing Of Vintage Items
The sizing of vintage items differ from the sizing of modern sizing. The chart below provides a general estimate of the size of each item. (XS,S, M, L, XL) to help better understand the sizing of each item. Please use the chart below as a general guideline for sizing estimates. Each item description is given a detailed specifics of the measurements to provide you with a better understanding of fit of each item. Please consult those specifics measurements of the vintage garments in comparison of a garments that fits you the best,to determine the best size.
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This item above is the Buddha Teas: Ginkgo Biloba Tea
Ginkgo biloba is a plant with an ancient legacy. Native to China, and also known as the maidenhair tree, ginkgo biloba has been found in fossils dating back 270 million years! This historically rich plant is frequently used in Traditional Medicine, as well as in cuisine, and today is popular as a tea known to deliver myriad benefits. Deep rooted, snow resistant, and averaging a height of from 66 to 115 feet, aged Gingko trees also boast a wide crown.
Heath Benefits of Ginkgo Biloba
China is where the first use of ginkgo as a medicine is recorded, way back in the late 15th century. Fast forward thousands of years to 1965 Germany; this is when the western world registered ginkgo for medicinal use.
- A tested anti-inflammatory
- Increases antioxidant activity
- Known to boost mental capabilities
- Possibly helps lower stress hormones
- May reduce symptoms of PMS
What Does Ginkgo Biloba Taste Like?
Though Buddha Teas Ginkgo Biloba Tea’s flavor profile may not absolutely wow you, it does hold its own, offering a slightly bitter, yet extremely nourishing taste.
How to Make Ginkgo Biloba Tea
A good boil is recommended, and a steep of 3-5 minutes. To create a more balanced, flavorful cup of tea, try adding a bag of one of your favorite Buddha Teas. We like our Ginkgo Biloba Tea mixed with Anise Seed Tea, or Blackberry Leaf Tea. Our Chamomile Flower Tea, is another great addition to try.
Because there is some controversy regarding side effects related to high doses of ginkgo, if you are pregnant or under a doctor’s care for high blood pressure or a blood disorder, you might want to avoid drinking this tea.