As well as being a delicious ingredient in tea, lemon myrtle has a wide range of health benefits including helping with stress and insomnia, natural remedy for a sore throat, enhancing your immune system and much more.
Have you been wondering about the benefits of lemon myrtle, this ingredient has been used by indigenous cultures for centuries as bush medicine, and its unique flavour is a wonderful way to naturally treat lots of conditions and ailments.
Extracted through the lemon myrtle leaf, the leaves are dried or used fresh as a natural remedy to be used in essential oils, herbal tea, ailments and much more.
A popular ingredient in natural products, lemon myrtle is much more powerful than tea tree and has high concentrations of magnesium, zinc, vitamin A, vitamin E, and calcium.
The lemon myrtle plant is packed with antioxidants and offers plenty of anti-bacterial and anti-inflammatory benefits.
What are the health benefits of Lemon Myrtle tea?
Used to help with sore throats, infections, colds, flu, and to treat infections, lemon myrtle is often used in herbal teas to help enhance the immune systems and as a powerful antioxidant.
If you have any of the following health issues or symptoms, drinking tea with lemon myrtle could offer some relief:
- Stress and insomnia
- Sore throat
- Issues with acne or pimples
- Boosting the immune system
- Enhancing oral health
- Soothing cramps and digestive issues
- Treating arthritis inflammation naturally
- Allergic reactions
- Viral infections
If you have a stomach upset, cough, cold, virus or you are searching for an immune-boosting ingredient to your tea, lemon myrtle could be the answer.
Our Blue Byron Ice Tea is a vibrant tea that is flavoured with Australian native lemon myrtle. Simply add a squeeze of lemon or lime and the acidity changes the colour to purple or pink!
No artificial colours or flavours, no sugar, this drink is ideal for the looking to enjoy the delicious and nourishing benefits of lemon myrtle in a delicious ice tea.
If you would like to add a little lemon myrtle into your day and boost your health naturally be sure to check out our colour changing Byron Bay Ice Tea made with Lemon Mrytle.