Despite the bitter taste, artichoke leaves are an excellent remedy as they have the power to deflate the belly and hips and shape the body. The Artichoke is therefore used for internal use in the treatment of dyspepsia, liver failure, hypercholesterolemia, hepatitis, gallbladder, cholelithiasis and steatosis of the liver.
The infusion or herbal tea prepared with artichoke leaves are truly miraculous from the point of view of stimulating diuresis and eliminating toxins, they are able to purify the liver. They are useful for preparing a drink rich in therapeutic properties and beneficial for the whole organism. The artichoke , considered by many to be a vegetable, is actually a medicinal herb with very ancient origins: it seems that the Egyptian people made a large consumption of it and among the ancient Greeks and Romans it was well known for its healing and detoxifying properties, especially towards the liver. Also considered an excellent draining and diuretic, artichoke herbal tea can effectively counteract cellulite and water retention, promoting weight loss. Herbal tea with artichoke leaves stimulates diuresis by eliminating toxins and cleanses the liver.