Mind & Body

Colleen Lanier
The Science of Surfing & the End of 7-Year Hiatus: Eddie Aikau Big Wave Invitational

The Science of Surfing & the End of 7-Year Hiatus: Eddie Aikau Big Wave Invitational

What makes surfing possible? A wave is a disturbance that travels through space and time, typically on the surface of a body of water. It is characterized by its height, length, and period (the time it takes for two successive crests to pass a fixed point). Various factors, including wind, earthquakes, and underwater landslides, can cause waves. On the other hand, a swell is a long-period wave that has traveled some distance from its point of origin. Swells are typically caused by distant storms or other weather systems and can travel for thousands of miles before reaching the shore. They...

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Colleen Lanier
NONI FRUIT: Benefits & Hawaiian Cultural Significance

NONI FRUIT: Benefits & Hawaiian Cultural Significance

In addition to it's health benefits, noni fruit is deeply ingrained in Hawaiian culture as a medicinal plant, spiritual symbol, and an important food source. It reflects the resilience, strength and the connection of the Hawaiian people with the land.

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Quincy Solano
What is Thermogenesis? Spoiler: It's calorie-burning power!

What is Thermogenesis? Spoiler: It's calorie-burning power!

Have you heard the saying “Summer bodies are made in the Winter?” That’s not a very positive or sustainable notion. Why? Because you can experience a trim and slim body year-round when you adopt a healthy weight regimen and make choices that support your total health. The best tea for weight loss and bloating is thermogenic greenteaHAWAII. You may hear about fit teas, 14-day weight loss tea or even 28-day cleanse and detox or teatox teas, but that’s marketing. With our green tea extract beverage, we can make many of those same claims, but we think it’s important for you...

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Quincy Solano
Green Tea Extract and Heart Health

Green Tea Extract and Heart Health

According to research-backed Healthline.com “Top 10 Benefits of Green Tea Extract” a study showed that 56 obese people with high blood pressure took 379 mg of green tea extract daily for three months. The results showed that the participants in the study had a significant decrease in blood pressure, compared to the placebo group. They also experienced reduced blood fat levels, including lower triglycerides and total and LDL cholesterol.  In another study, 33 healthy people took 250mg of green tea extract per day for eight weeks and reduced total cholesterol by 3.9% and LDL cholesterol by 4.5%.  Our greenteaHAWAII contains...

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