Confessional time. I know a thing or two about diet teas. Many years ago I took them aggressively and excessively when I was on an obsessive bid to lose weight. And one thing I know about them is that they make you poop.
Fast-forward more than a decade and a host of reality TV stars and celebrities are plugging a variety of detox teas. How many times have you seen Khloé and Kourtney Kardashian, Kim Zolciak or Kylie Jenner – even Farrah Abraham with her daughter next to her – smiling at the camera while holding packets of Flat Tummy Tea? Now it seems that the celebs’ beloved potion may give you something more than just a flat stomach.
Why are doctors warning women about taking detox teas?