The Benefits of Rooibos Tea and Skin Care
Wild rooibos can easily be mistaken for weeds, but generations of South Africans have known about the amazing health benefits of this plant. Belonging to the legume family, rooibos is an herb that is commonly used as a tea.
Packed full of natural super anti-oxidants, minerals and vitamins, Rooibos benefits health, hair and skin.
Boosts Hair Growth
Enriched with zinc, calcium, copper and potassium, rooibos plays a key part in encouraging hair growth while strengthening the roots.
Prevents Grey Hair
High levels of copper found in rooibos can help prevent premature greying
Boosts Immune System
Through a complex blend of anti-oxidants, rooibos boosts the immune system to keep us healthy
Assists Weight Loss
The naturally sweet taste of rooibos can help avoid adding extra sugar in tea, helping to control appetite and reduce weight
Relieves Stress & Hypertension
Rooibos is caffeine free with no kilojoules. Caffeine tends to raise blood pressure causing stress and hypertension. Rooibos prevents stress by controlling the body’s blood pressure
Prevents Strokes, Heart Attacks & Cancer
Antioxidants fight free radicals which cause so much damage in the body. Free radicals oxidise with cholesterol and clog blood vessels causing heart attack, stroke and damage cells that cause cancers. Rooibos is packed full of antioxidants that
Promotes Healthy Skin
Full of vitamin d and zinc, drinking rooibos helps keep skin healthy from the inside and also helps shed dead skin
Prevents Premature Ageing
Containing Superoxide Dismutase with excellent anti-ageing properties, this powerful antioxidant helps reduce wrinkles and boosts healthy skin cells.
Soothes Skin Disorders
Flavonoids in rooibos can help calm irritations caused by eczema and acne and contributes to healthy skin
Fights Bacterial Infections
Packed full of anti-bacterial and hypoallergenic properties, rooibos helps fight bacterial skin infections and relieves the irritations caused by allergies
With no known side effects, drinking rooibos and using rooibos infused skin products are a great way of reaping the benefits if this incredible plant.
Another reason why we have chosen to add rooibos extract to Basix Skin Defence Cream
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