Cayenne Pepper is normally used for high blood pressure but it also cleans out the arteries and also eliminates LDL cholesterol and triglycerides. Cayenne pepper is an excellent intestinal nutrient. It cleans the stomach, encourages peristaltic motion in the intestines, rebuilds tissue, and heals stomach and intestinal ulcers. As its name suggests it is a hot tincture to taste and it also warms the body from the inside. Some herbalists use Cayenne pepper to cure frostbite because of its warming and regenerative qualities.
Green Tea Leaves are very high in anti-oxidants and therefore are key to metabolising toxins that are a natural by-product of burning fat. Green tea leaves are also able to speed up thermogenesis do to the high EGCG content. Thermogenesis refers to the process of burning fat.
Artichoke leaf extract is high in fibre. Fiber is an essential element of the diet. It reduces the production of saturated fat from glucose in the blood stream and it fills so large amounts of food become unnecessary. Fibre is also the key to a healthy bowel. Artichoke is a diuretic and rich in Cynarine. These two elements ensure that fat is digested properly and that toxins, excess water and cellulite is flushed out on the body.
Cardamom is a thermogenic herb that facilitates fat metabolism which in turn speeds up fat burning. It is also a soothing, anti-spasmodic digestive aid.