Detox drinks are the latest diet craze to take off in recent years, and it looks like more than just a mere fad. This approach to losing weight is miraculous for a variety of reasons. There are a number of detox drinks but detox green tea will always remain at the top!

DETOX ICED GREEN TEAIn this hot- hot weather, who wants a hot cup of green tea? Not me atleast! How about a detox iced green tea? Here is how to make one:

BENEFITS

  • This drink increases the metabolism. The polyphenols in iced detox green tea intensify your fat burning potential.
  • Cucumber helps flush out and rids the liver, kidneys and digestive system of toxins.
  • The citric acid in limes helps rid the body of excess inflammation.
  • Mint aids in digestion by helping to break down dietary fat.

RECIPE

Things you need:

  • Brewed green tea 1 cup
  • 3 mint leaves
  • 2 slices cucumber
  • ½ juiced lime
  • 1 teaspoon raw honey

Method:

  • Squeeze the lime juice into a glass.
  • Add the mint leaves and the cucumber slices to the glass and muddle until the leaves are slightly bruised. You can also use the back of a spoon if you don’t have a muddle.
  • Fill the glass with ice and add your iced green tea.
  • Add sweetener to taste.
  • Stir well and garnish with additional mint leaves and lime slices, if desired. Enjoy!