This formula is designed to help boost metabolism, decrease appetite and sugar cravings, increase circulation, and stimulate gentle cleansing and elimination for weight loss.
Garcinia, a fruit indigenous to India and Thailand, is known to subdue appetite, slow down the conversion of excess carbohydrates into fat and reduce sugar cravings. Garcinia has also been shown to inhibit fat storage, burning fat via thermogenesis. Gymnema research has confirmed that the active ingredient, ‘gymnemic acid,’ blocks the taste of sugar as well as blocking sugar’s absorption by the body. Gotu Kola works to put the body into balance. Irish Moss absorbs toxins from the bowel. Dandelion has magnesium, manganese, nutritive salts, phosphorus, potassium, selenium, Vitamins A, B-complex, and C, Zinc. Chickweed has mucilage content, known as a ‘demulcent’ it helps heal stomach ulcers, and sooth inflamed bowels - it has also been used to break down cellulite. Safflower is a bitter herb that helps digestion, improves colon function and helps with blood vascular cleansing. Triphala is comprised of equal parts of three herbal fruits: Harada, Amla and Bihari: the first fruit is believed to promote digestion and treat acute and chronic constipation. The second is believed to increase gastric emptying and has anti-microbial properties. The third is a source of protein, oils and linoleic acid, an omega-3 essential fatty acid. Licorice nourishes the pancreas, liver, adrenals, and the digestive system. Fennel eliminates toxins from the body, and purifies the blood. Ginger strengthens the digestive system. Anise has anti-fungal and anti-bacterial properties to help with digestion. Prunes are an excellent source of dietary fiber that prevent constipation and help reduce high blood cholesterol.
Skinny Minny - Caffeine free
- Ingredients: Garcinia Fruit, Gymnema, Chickweed, Safflower, Gotu Kola, Irish Moss, Dandelion Leaf, Triphala, Licorice, Fennel, Ginger, Root, Prune Powder, and Anise Seed. HERBAL INFUSION: Bring water to a boil and turn off heat. Add 1 tsp. herb per 1 cup of water. Let sit covered for 10 minutes before straining. Always shake condensation from the lid covering back into the tea. Add honey or lemon to taste. Enjoy hot or iced. *** Can also add powder for a delicious smoothie!