Green tea is a powerful antioxidant. The Chinese and Japanese have used green tea as a medicine for centuries to help treat headaches and poor digestion, improve wellbeing and extend life expectancy. It nourishes the skin and is antiviral and antibacterial. Green tea powder is available from Asian shops and health-food stores.
Green Tea Detox - Recipe by Louise Pickford, photograph by Ian Wallace
Put the banana in a blender with the green tea powder and pear juice. Blend until smooth. Add honey to taste, if preferred. Divide between 2 glasses and serve.