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Life Botanica Life Extension Recipes - Herbal Detox Tea

Herbal Detox Tea

Our herbal detox tea is one of the most important parts of a successful whole body detox diet. The medicinal herbs in this tea will enhance your body’s ability to detox effectively by supporting and strengthening your detoxifying organs.


  • (use organic whenever possible)
  • 2 quarts filtered water
  • 2-3 inches fresh ginger root
  • 2 cinnamon sticks
  • 2 tablespoons dandelion root (dried)
  • 1 tablespoon burdock root (dried)
  • 2 sticks, or 2 tablespoons of crushed, licorice root (dried)

WARNING: Licorice may raise blood pressure. If this is a concern for you simply make the tea without the licorice.

  • 3 tablespoons milk thistle seed powder
  • ½ cup nettles leaf (dried)


  • Slice ginger into a few big chunks.
  • Combine ginger, dandelion, burdock, licorice and cinnamon with the water in a medium sauce pan and cover.
  • Bring water to a boil and simmer for 20 minutes.
  • Remove from heat. Add nettles leaf and milk thistle seed powder. Stir gently. Cover and let steep for at least 20 minutes.
  • Strain through a fine mesh strainer and enjoy.