Thursday, November 10, 2011

Organic Tava Tea Researches - The Ingredients of Wuyi Cliff Oolong tea and Skin Diseases and Pigment

Written by Chanel M. contributed by Kyle J. Norton, All right reserve

Wuyi Cliff Oolong tea, the best of Oolong and one of 3 ingredients of Tava Tea, is a species of Camellia sinensis belonging to the family Theaceae, native the Wuyi Mountain area. Its leaves and leaf buds has been used as tea in Chinese culture and many places in the world, including Wuyi Rock Tea, Tie Guan Yin tea, Taiwan tea and Oolong tea, Iron Goddess of Mercy and other products in Fujian, etc.. Oolong can be bought as green or black tea but it is best known as a black tea in the process of withering under the strong sun and oxidation before curling and twisting.

Health Benefits

18. Skin Diseases
a. Dermatitis
In the assessment of mild cases of atopic dermatitis (AD) generally improve withoolong tea treatment of the study of "A trial of oolong tea in the management of recalcitrant atopic dermatitis" by Uehara M, Sugiura H, Sakurai K.[18a], researchers found that the therapeutic efficacy of oolong tea in recalcitrant atopic dermatitis(AD) may well be the result of the antiallergic properties of tea polyphenols.

b. Melanogenesis
In the investigate the new physiological functions of oolong tea in the effects on melanogenesis
of the study of "Melanogenesis inhibition by an oolong tea extract in b16 mouse melanoma cells and UV-induced skin pigmentation in brownish guinea pigs" by Aoki Y, Tanigawa T, Abe H, Fujiwara Y.[18b], researchers found that oolong tea might be effective in whitening and that its inhibitory effect on melanogenesis was involved in the decrease of intracellular tyrosinase at the mRNA level.

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