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Go Green: Our Favourite Green Tea Products

Green Tea

Rich in antioxidants and anti-inflammatory properties, green tea works wonders when it comes to preventing collagen breakdown and reducing UV damage to skin. Read on for our top green tea beauty and lifestyle buys.

For face

Mix the dry clay with a tablespoon of water to effectively draw out impurities from the skin. DNA Green Tea & White Clay Mask, $19.95

Exfoliate your face with the textured side, or wipe away makeup with the smooth side. ModelCo Double Sided Facial Wipes, $8

Great for all ages and skin types, this cleanser is also good at removing makeup at the end of the day. La Mav Hydra-Calm Cleansing Cream, $26.95

This skin-drink soothes and refreshes tired or dry skin instantly. GAIA Skincare Refreshing Toner, $12.95

Loaded with cucumber and green tea, this product helps to tackle dark circles, puffy eyes and fine lines. NeoStrata Bionic Eye Cream Plus, $49.95

Ok, so this technically isn’t infused with real green tea but we just can’t get enough of the scent here at Carousel HQ. Carmex Jasmine Green Tea, $5.99 (Available from April)


For hair and body

Perfect for all hair types, this hydrating conditioner helps to detangle and soften dry tresses. Grown Alchemist Conditioner in Damask Rose, Chamomile & Lavender Stem, $26.95

This exfoliator uses AHAs to loosen dead skin cells without being too abrasive. ASAP Revitalising Body Scrub, $45

This luxurious body butter is infused with green-tea leaves picked from the pristine Mount Fuji region. The Body Shop Fuji Green Tea Body Butter, $23.95

Don’t forget to wear sunscreen in the colder months too! Jurlique Sun Specialist SPF40 High Protection Cream, $50


For your insides

Take a tablespoon daily to boost skin’s firmness and radiance. The Beauty Chef Antioxidant Inner Beauty Boost, $39.95


For the home

Immerse yourself in all things green tea with a treat for your home too. Jsala Soy Candle in Green Tea, from $10

What’s your favourite way to enjoy green tea? Tell us in the comments below. 

Written by Iantha Yu

Iantha Yu is a journalist that specializes in writing and styling beauty, health and lifestyle content. She joins The Carousel as Beauty Editor after previously working at SHOP Til You Drop and Women’s Health magazine, and prior to that, edited her own beauty website.

She firmly believes that good skincare, a bright lippie, or good quality false eyelashes can change your life (or at least your mood for the day).

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