Due to the minimal processing, White tea retains excellent numbers of antioxidants and most of its natural plant properties than other types, making it the ultimate healthy tea with a characteristic flavour. The health benefits of this tea are impressive as it comprises a rich source of polyphenols, the plant micronutrients which act as antioxidants in the human body. It helps in boosting immunity, reducing chronic inflammation, lowering the risk of heart disease, maintaining blood sugar level, and improving the growth of bones. Apart from this, it is also said to be effective in lowering the risk of developing neurodegenerative disorders such as Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s disease.
The white tea does not undergo the processes of rolling or oxidization; after being harvested it is only withered and immediately & meticulously dried, which results in the refreshingly light flavour. The anti-ageing and anti-inflammation properties of white tea possess the revitalizing power to improve skin health & texture. Silver Needle and White Peony are two main varieties of white tea with the most superior quality. Silver needle is made completely from the delicate young buds of the tea plants, but the white peony is made of young tea leaves along with the silvery unopened tea buds.