All About Kava

Kava Tea for Relaxation

Kava is a small shrub found in the pacific islands that has been used in social rituals, religious ceremonies, and for medicinal purposes for generations. Kavain and yangoni are the two active ingredients in kava, allowing for psychological and physiological relaxation after consumption. Kava has been known to induce a sense of calm and euphoria, reduce stress, and relieve muscle tension.

How it’s Used

The root and stems of the kava plant are made into a non-alcoholic, psychoactive beverage . 

Medicinal Purposes

Kava Tea has been known to treat anxiety, sleep problems, PMS symptoms, stress, and overall relieving pain and relaxing muscles.

Where to Find It

Pause…at 131 Swinton brews and sells Kava at our tea bar in addition to our other botanical teas!  

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