At Bonkers Performance Teas we strive to have the healthiest teas on the market. All of our ingredients are natural and perform a beneficial function to your body.
SUPER SKINNY - The Ultimate Diet Tea
All Super Skinny flavors are made with Roasted Yerba Mate tea and our proprietary formula called BPT-Lean, which contains nutraceuticals that actually boost your metabolism, help breakdown fat, help satiate the appetite, help reduce sugar cravings and help balance sugar levels. We do not use any herb that can have a laxative effect.
ROASTED YERBA MATE: Yerba Mate has been called nature’s most perfect beverage. For centuries millions of South Americans have relied on Yerba Mate as a principle part of their daily diet. And there is good reason for that. Mate is an evergreen member of the holly family. It is rich in vitamins, mineral, amino acids and has three times the antioxidants of spinach. It is low in tannins and acidity. The Pasteur Institute in the Paris Scientific Society concluded that Mate contains practically all of the vitamins necessary to sustain life. They remarked that is would be difficult to find a plant any place else in the world to equal Mate in nutritional value.
Vitamins: A, C, C Complex, B1, B2, B Complex E, Riboflavin
Minerals: Calcium, Carotene, Chlorophyll, Choline, Inositol, Iron, Magnesium, Potassium, Phosphorous, Phosphates, Sodium, Silicon, Sulfur.
Amino Acids: 15 Different Compounds
Antioxidants: Polyphenols, Hydrochloric Acid
FYI: Mate has 3 times the antioxidants of spinach and 50% more than green tea.
Gymnema Sylvestre: Gymnema Sylvestre has been shown to help balance blood sugar levels and suppress the craving for sweets.
Citrin K: GRAS approved (generally recognized as safe). May help control the appetite and increase the burning of fat.
Green Tea Extract: GTE comes from green tea and contains EGCG which is the ingredient in green tea that has been shown to fight many diseases. In addition EGCG has been shown to boost the metabolism, burn fat and reduce fat storage. GTE also contains all the additional Polyphenols that make green tea so healthy. By adding GTE to BPT –LEAN you get more of all the benefits of green tea.
SPICES & FLAVORS:
Lemon Peppermint: contains Peppermint oil and peppermint leaf which has a positive effect on the function of the stomach and promotes digestion. Lemon peel is loaded with antioxidants.
Ultra Chai: Is a blend of the whole herbs cloves, cardamom, black pepper and cinnamon, which is known to help reduce blood sugar levels, lower cholesterol and support digestive function.
Ginger Peach: contains natural peach oil flavor and organic ginger, which is high in antioxidants and has been used traditionally to help settle the stomach.
Mandarin Orange: Contains all natural orange oil, can caramel flavor.
MAXIMUM PERFORMANCE - Energy Enhancement
A highly caffeinated tea thanks to the Roasted Yerba Mate and the Guarana, that gives you the lift you want to get through the day and through your exercise routine. Also, being a Yerba Mate tea, it contains all the vitamins, minerals and amino acids to support and nourish your body.
ROASTED YERBA MATE: See above for all the health benefits of this marvelous tea.
(A food or naturally occurring food supplement thought to have a beneficial effect on human health.)
Guarana: Guarana comes from a plant that indigenous to South America. Guarana is a popular Brazilian daily health tonic that contains s stimulant similar to caffeine, but unlike caffeine, Guarana is released into the system slowly over a longer period of time. This unique attribute avoids the roller coaster highs and lows some experience with coffee caffeine.
Orange Peel, Orange Oil and Caramel - All Natural
EXTREME GREEN - Anti-Aging
We all know how nutritious green tea is. Well we have gone on farther. Extreme Green is a combination of two very different green tea plus we add Green Tea Extract to make it one of, if not the most nutritious green tea on the market.
Decaf Green Tea: Decaf green tea has very little caffeine yet is very high in antioxidants. The Polyphenols in green tea is higher than you will find in a serving of broccoli, spinach, carrots or strawberries. Furthermore, it contains EGCG the most powerful of the Catechins (antioxidants). The antioxidant activity is over 25 times that of vitamin C and E.
Green Rooibos: Green Rooibos contains zero caffeine. Rooibos is a tea from South Africa and is the unfermented version of the popular Red Bush Tea. Green Rooibos is very low in tannins that makes tea bitter, and has no oxalic acid. Rooibos is an antioxidant powerhouse containing antioxidants and flavonoids only found in this tea.
Flavonoids are known to decrease the permeability and fragility of veins and lymph vessels, making them useful for treating tiredness in legs, cramps, and various skin and circulatory disorders. It has been also shown that foods rich in flavonoids significantly reduce heart disease.
There have been various scientific research studies done on the benefits of Rooibos. Japanese scientists have been able to show beneficial effects in constipation, liver function, blood sugar levels, skin diseases, depression and anxiety. In addition, Japanese scientist, Matatoshi Nakano, discovered that the effect of free radical production, a by-product of normal cell function, limited the process of aging and decline of the immune system by the antioxidants Rooibos.
The combination of Decaf Green Tea and Green Rooibos makes for a one of a kind serving of healthy antioxidants that you will find anywhere. This combination has half (2mg) the caffeine of straight decaf green tea and can therefore be enjoyed any time, day or night.
Green Tea Extract: To this already powerhouse of antioxidants we add even more Green Tea Extract. As stated above GTE is the healthiest ingredient in green tea. It is the polyphenols with EGCG that help protect against many egregious diseases. Extreme Green may just be the healthiest green tea ever created.
BRAIN BOOST - Mental Clarity, Alertness & Memory Boost
Who doesn’t need a brain boost? Brain Boost is designed to help improve focus, concentration and short term memory. Black tea contains considerably more caffeine than green tea and therefore more effective as a brain boost base tea.
Black Tea: Black tea is simply the fermented version of green tea. They both come from the Camellia Sinensis plant. According to The National Cancer Institute at cancer.gov, tea polyphenols are compounds in tea leaves that are natural plant antioxidants. These polyphenols have demonstrated several cancer preventive properties. In addition to antioxidant activity, these compounds may reduce abnormal cell growth and inflammation, help the body get rid of cancer –causing agents and restore communication between different cells in the body.
The latest research has shown that black tea contains a range of beneficial chemicals such as antioxidants that may reduce the risk of may cancers, my slow Alzheimer’s disease, reduces the risk of heart disease, kidney stones, osteoporosis, gum disease, boost the immune system and help support weight-loss.
Ginkgo Biloba: Ginkgo Biloba leaves are used in a concentrated form called GBE, Ginkgo Biloba Extract. They are believed to contain powerful antioxidant properties that scavenge free radical. According to the Mayo Clinic: “Although not definitive, there is promising early evidence favoring the use of ginkgo for memory enhancement in healthy subjects.” Ginkgo Biloba should not be used by people on anticoagulant or blood thinning medication.
Bacopa: Bacopa is an herb from India dating back thousands of years. Recent studies have shown that Bacopa significantly improves the speed in early learning of information processing, verbal learning rate and memory consolidation. Dr. Oz said Bacopa Monnieri will make you smarter, enhance your memory, and help you focus better.
REJUVENATE - Caffeine Free Performance Enhancer
Red Rooibos or also known as Red Bush tea from South Africa. Rooibos contains a wealth of flavonoids, which are powerful antioxidants. As we have discussed earlier Flavonoids and antioxidants are rejuvenators for the body and work to maintain a healthy balance. Rooibos is beneficial for headaches, insomnia, asthma, eczema, bone weakness, hypertension, allergies and premature aging, Stomach cramps and helps boost the immune system. Medical attributes as confirmed by the US Department of Agriculture include reducing certain forms of cancer, heart disease as well as other serious conditions.
Minerals: iron, calcium, potassium, copper, fluoride, manganese, zinc, magnesium and alpha hydroxyl acid.
*Rooibos is not for people on Chemotherapy or those with hormone induced cancer like Breast Cancer.
Rhodiola Rosa: Rhodiola Rosa is an amazing herb that comes from a plant that grows in the Himalayas. Russian Olympic athletes used this herb while training to enhance their performance. Studies suggest that Rhodiola Rosa has a powerful effect on enhancing mental and physical performance, improving physical fitness, psychomotor and mental functions: helps eliminate fatigue along with promoting general well-being.