Green Tea Extract (400mg) Overview
Body First’s Green Tea Extract is a pure and natural green tea supplement rich in polyphenols and catechins like EGCG. Green tea consumption and supplementation has been shown to help boost the immune system, prevent heart disease and assist in weight loss. The polyphenol EGCG has been studied for its. Green tea extract is a very popular diet support and overall health supplement. *
Unlike black and oolong teas, green tea leaves are withered and steamed during processing rather than fermented. This preserves a great amount of catechins in the leaves and extracts, like epigallocatechin gallate (EGCG) and its close derivatives. Many of green tea’s numerous health benefits are typically associated with its high concentration of EGCG, which makes it unique from any other type of tea.
Researchers have isolated EGCG and shown that it may work to inhibit inappropriate cell growth. EGCG is an incredibly potent antioxidant and is thought to be responsible for green tea’s heart and immune boosting properties as well. The natural caffeine found in green tea helps boost your metabolism, increasing the total amount of calories you are able to burn in a given time period. When taken in conjunction with a healthy diet and regular exercise, green tea extract can act as a powerful fat loss aid. Body First’s extract is rich in EGCG and contains natural caffeine since it is made from pure, natural green tea leaves. *
Green Tea Extract (400mg) Benefits
-Powerful Diet Support Aid*
-Boosts Immune Health*
-Prevents Heart Disease*
-Improves Brain Function*
-Promotes Skin, Hair & Eye Health*
* These statements have not been evaluated by the FDA. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any diseases.
Green Tea Extract (400mg) Description from Body First
This product offers a convenient way to obtain the active constituents of Green Tea in a concentrated form. Green Tea Extract (GTE) has numerous bioactive compounds, including Polyphenols and Catechins, which are known for their many health-supporting properties. These compounds have been found to help protect against oxidative stress and may also help to maintain a healthy response to normal metabolic stress.
|Serving Size: 1 vcap|
Servings Per Container: 100
|Ingredient||Amount||% Daily Value**|
|Vitamin C (as Ascorbic Acid)||60mg||67|
|Green Tea Extract (Leaf) (up to 32 mg of naturally occurring caffeine) (min. 40% Catechins)||400mg||†|
| ** Percent Daily Value is based on a 2000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.|
† Daily Value not established.
Not manufactured with wheat, gluten, soy, milk, egg, fish, shellfish or tree nut ingredients. Produced in a GMP facility that processes other ingredients containing these allergens.
Other Ingredients: Cellulose (capsule) and Magnesium Stearate (vegetable source).
Take 1 capsule daily with a meal. Do not take this product on an empty stomach; do not exceed recommended dose.
For adults only. Take with food. Consult physician if pregnant/nursing, taking medication, or have a medical condition including liver impairment. Keep out of reach of children.
Natural color variation may occur in this product.
Store in a cool, dry place after opening.
California Prop 65 Warnings
WARNING: Consuming this product can expose you to chemicals including lead which is known to the State of California to cause birth defects or other reproductive harm. For more information go to www.P65Warnings.ca.gov/food.