Teas, in addition to being, in most cases, tasty, are natural remedies, in addition to direct allies when fighting various diseases. These can be used to treat headaches, cramps, flu and colds, as well as diarrhea, stress and tiredness. Some teas, however, have been used in the cosmetics industry as these have been recommended by dermatologists.According to Eloísa Pimentel, a member of Clínica Chai, located in Campinas, in the interior of São Paulo, “Teas can benefit the health of the skin. If there is any pathology, a specialist should be consulted for the correct diagnosis and then the indication of a tea or a specific herbal medicine”. Also according to her, it is also important to consume the tea and also prepare it correctly. For example, teas like chamomile, which are flowers, should be brewed.

Herbs for the Skin

Plants such as aloe vera are excellently used to treat the skin, especially in topical use, being excellent for treating burns and calendula can be used to treat skin lesions, such as diaper rash, for example.

Some teas that make us beautiful

Green tea

Green tea, in addition to being excellent for weight loss, is also great for the skin. With scientifically proven benefits, the plant works to combat free radicals and, subsequent, cell aging.


With vascular and soothing action, cold chamomile compresses help a lot in cases of dark circles caused by vasodilation. The treatment, however, will only be effective when it is used to attack the original problem.

mint tea

Mint tea helps in skin rejuvenation and has an astringent action, which helps a lot in preventing the appearance of pimples and blackheads.

lemon balm tea

With a calming action, lemon balm is constantly used as a tranquilizer and used in the production of other natural medicines.

clove tea

It acts as an excellent analgesic and should be applied cold to the skin to avoid swelling.


Also known as vegetable botox, hibiscus has antioxidant, emollient and firmness to the skin, relaxing muscles and smoothing wrinkles.

White tea

White tea has antioxidant, diuretic, anti-aging, sedative and antispasmodic action.


Rosemary tea helps to strengthen nails and hair.