Also known as Camellia Sinensis Leaf Extract What is Green Tea? Green Tea is a type of tea made from Camellia Sinensis leaves, originally from China. Although it is often consumed in the form of a hot beverage, it is also in many skin and haircare products! Green Tea benefits Green Tea is well-known for having a whole host of health benefits and mainly known as a detox drink. It is a great antioxidant and anti-inflammatory agent, providing the body with many important nutrients. Green Tea for hair The benefits of Green Tea don’t stop at the hairline! Providing a whole range of nutrients, vitamins and Amino Acids, it is an essential haircare ingredient for healthy strands. Can green tea stop hair loss? Green Tea contains catechines which can help to reduce dihydrotestosterone (DHT) – the hormone that causes hair loss, therefore it can aid in helping to reduce hair loss. This is why it is an essential in our Hair Growth serums!