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Alert Whole Leaf Tea Bags - We Are Tea

We Are Tea

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The Caffeine-Free, Get Going Tea Bags

12 Whole Leaf Alert Tea Bags. Say hello to the rebranded Alert tea = reduced the plastic packaging and switched to cardboard!

Alert Tea

This caffeine free tea contains a rich blend of herbs and spices boosts your energy and gives you that natural “get-up-and-go” effect. Ideal for when you want to feel wide eyed and bushy tailed without the looming caffeine crash.

Need to focus? This herbal tea is for you, the added ginkgo improves the flow of blood to your brain, it is even used by some as a medication to treat dementia and memory loss.

Feeling low? Switch out your morning coffee for a herbal tea, the ginseng in Alert is a natural mood enhancer. It works by normalising the stress hormone cortisol and supporting the adrenal glands (the glands responsible for hormone production).

 

Ingredients: lemon balm, ginkgo, ginseng, peppermint, rosemary, vervain.

Lemon balm has a reputed effect on vigour, longevity and brain health. It calms the mind and, also sharpens memory. 

Ginkgo increases concentration, naturals softens symptoms of anxiety and depression and reduces risk of Dementia and Alzheimer's.

Ginseng boosts the immune system, improves concentration and learning and regulates serotonin levels, naturally alleviating the symptoms of depression. It can help to regulate the hormonal changes the body sees when it is under stress.

Peppermint is cooling & energising. It has been known to enhance memory, relieve stress and increase alertness. Peppermint is also a proven appetite suppressant, making it easier to stick to your healthy eating goals. 

Rosemary was one of the earliest documented herbs used to improve memory and help to increase focus. The aroma alone of rosemary has been linked to improving mood and relieving stress. Rosemary includes rosmarinic acid, caffeic acid, betulic acid, and carnosol, which are all documented as being effective in reducing inflammation and boosting the immune system. An added effect of betulic acid and carnosol is that they have been effectively used to treat cancer cells.

Vervain improved mood and reduces anxiety. It also helps towards easing digestive disorders, helping to maintain gut health. 

 

How to use your Alert Tea

Step 1: Use one teabag per cup.

Step 2: Use freshly drawn boiled water. All herbal infusions can take full heat!

Step 3: Infuse for 3-4 mins.

Step 4: Recycle the teabag. All We Are Tea tea bags are pyramid shape, made out of Soilon (a bi-product of corn starch) and are 100% biodegradable, taking approx 3-6 months to degrade fully.

 

About We Are Tea & the Super Tea Range

They're an independent, whole-leaf, ethical & tasty tea company (60 Great Taste Awards don't lie) and make premium quality Loose Leaf Tea, Whole Leaf Teabags, Tea Infusers & more.

 

We Are Tea has partnered with Amanda Hamilton to create a range of health and wellbeing teas, which use natural ingredients to do good AND taste great. The functional tea range takes a refreshingly no-nonsense, need-state-led approach to health and wellbeing. Staying clear of food fads and diets, the philosophy behind the Super Teas is that small, everyday changes can make a real, long-lasting difference. This could be taking the stairs instead of the escalator, walking instead of driving or switching out your morning cup of strong coffee for a delicious mug of Sleep, Soothe, Cleanse, Protect or Alert. Each herbal tea has combination of carefully selected ingredients to help give your body and immune system that extra boostStaying healthy has never been easier or tasted so good!

 

Guilt free sipping

We’re a nation of tea monsters consuming over 165 million cuppas every year and growing. To keep up with the worlds growing love affair with tea in a socially just and environmentally sustainably way, the Ethical Tea Partnership was formed. Working with individual tea estates, We Are Tea help producers & smallholder farmers raise their performance against international social & environmental standards to produce ethical tea, as well as address key issues holding back tea sustainability in the global tea producing regions through training and support. 

We Are Tea are committed to helping the environment by removing pesky plastic from their packaging completely by the end of this year, along with having 100% biodegradable and compostable teabags and takeaway cups in all their stores.

 

Storage instructions: 

Keep away from moisture (until it lands in your cup!) We recommend you store your tea in an opaque, airtight container. It might look pretty in glass, but the light damages the tea leaves and subsequent taste. Nooo!

Please store away from direct sunlight, in a cool, dry place.  Consume within 2 years from purchase for optimum freshness. 

Delivery & Returns:

This product is dispatched by We Are Tea. Please note that as food/perishable goods, We Are Tea products cannot be returned.  This does not affect your statutory consumer rights. 

Delivery

Every parcel is carefully packaged so that you get the best possible service. If you order items from more than one brand on our shop you will receive more than one delivery (yey to multiple surprises in the post!).   

Some products can only be delivered to UK mainland addresses. Please see 'shipping' instructions at the bottom of each product page for details.

UK Delivery  

- All orders over £20 have free delivery within the UK.

- For orders under £20 we charge £2.99 to cover the cost for standard delivery (1st Class Royal Mail).

Please allow 2-5 working days for your parcels to reach you with the exceptions of:

Grounded Factory items will be shipped from Sweden within 5-10 working days,

Ibiza Bikini items will be shipped from Ibiza within 10-14 working week days.

- No shipping is charged for Video Downloads 


Worldwide Delivery

We deliver worldwide to 78 countries including Europe, Middle East, US, Canada, Asia, Australia and New Zealand and we charge a flat rate of £9.99.  This does not include Customs and Import Duty Tax which you may be required to pay if you are ordering outside the EU. Tax rates will vary depending on which country you are in and will only be apparent after ordering. If you refuse to accept delivery of the items you have purchased, the courier will return the items to the brand in question.

If you are ordering outside the UK, please be patient as your order could take 7 -14 working days to arrive, but when it does - you won't want to be without it!

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

We get it, there will likely be a question or two you have about Life by Equipe or placing your order online with us.  So we have had a think about the most commonly asked questions, and put them all below for you. Check below for your answer. Contact us if you can't find it!

      • Email us at: louise@lifebyequipe.com
      • Call us on:  01234 480 465
      • Phone Hours: Mon-Fri 10am-5pm 

Why you should totally shop with us

First off it’s pronounced, eɪˈkiːp.…..and it rhymes with sheep!!

Life By Equipe is a vision to help people optimise their health and wellbeing - we wanted to create a space where you can learn about health, fitness and nutrition and then buy products that help you meet those goals.

Everything we do as a team is designed to help people feel good, live life to the full and improve longevity.  We provide access to experts and content to help fulfil the LBE motto - we also search far and wide to find you the best stuff needed to complete this journey we call LIFE in the best possible way - and make all this accessible to everyone.

Who's it for?

If you’re interested in living a full healthy life for as long as possible then you’ve reached the right destination.  We cater for all, be you an elite athlete, weekend warrior or simply someone wanting to get on the right health and wellness path.  We believe a full and healthy lifestyle should be accessible to all. Life By Equipe has collated the best products and information to assist you on your journey.


Will I love shopping with you?


Of course!  We aim to please all customers with our wide range of products for all aspects of your fitness and wellness journey.  Our site is simple to use on both computer and mobile, and if you experience any issues, we are only ever an email or phone call away.

 

Shopping & Shipping

What payment methods does Life by Equipe accept?

Payments can be made via credit or debit cards as well as PayPal.  We accept Visa, Mastercard, and American Express.  Mobile customers can also use ApplePay to swiftly get the stuff they want!

 

Is it safe to purchase online from lifebyequipe.com?

Abso-friggin-lutely, yes! Whether you are using your credit or debit card, you can be assured your payment is secure. Our payment gateway is Stripe, which powers ASOS, Made and Oxfam to name just a few. All card information is encrypted and we do not store any credit card details nor do we share your personal information with any third party.  However, for more peace of mind about placing your order, please contact louise@lifebyequipe.com

 

What size/shape/flavour should I order?

We understand it can be hard to know what to order, faced with all that choice so if you would like assistance with this please contact louise@lifebyequipe.com.  And one of our experts will ensure that you find your perfect fit.

 

How much does UK delivery cost?

Because we're nice like that, all orders over £20 have free delivery within the UK! Wahoo!

For orders under £20, we charge a flat rate of £2.99 to cover the cost for standard delivery (Royal Mail 1st Class).  This will ensure that your parcel arrives in a hot minute (it'll be with you in up two-five working days, ready for you to serve some filthy amounts of smug-face). Please allow all Grounded Factory Items to arrive within 5-10 working days as they are shipped from Sweden.  

No shipping is charged for Video downloads! Wahay!!


Do you deliver worldwide?

We sure do; we deliver worldwide to 78 countries including Europe, Middle East, US, Canada, Asia, Australia and New Zealand and we charge a flat rate of £9.99.  If you are ordering outside the UK, please be patient as your order could take up to 7 working days to arrive, but when it does - you won't want to be without it!

 

Returns

What is your returns policy, can I get a refund on a sale item?

We are committed to ensuring that you are completely satisfied with your purchase.  You have 14 days from the day you receive an order to notify us if you want to return an item.  Important note: this only applied to returnable goods. All food items or perishable goods aren't returnable.  Please see our full return policy here

 

What if the item I receive is damaged or faulty?

Damn - our least favourite question. We work damn hard to ensure that this doesn't happen, however we apologise if this is the case.  Please get in contact with us louise@lifebyequipe.com.  Also please see our full return policy here

 

How to contact us

I want to speak to a human...

We love to hear from our customers.  The quickest way to contact us is by sending an email to louise@lifebyequipe.com, our Community Care Director. This email address is constantly checked by Louise & the Life by Equipe team and we will always get back to you within 24 hours, if not sooner.

Alternatively, please use the Facebook messenger button found on our site or call us on 01234 480 465 between 10am-5pm GMT if you prefer to chat.  If we are busy on the phone, please leave a voicemail message and we'll call yo' back!

 

Contact us

Email us at: louise@lifebyequipe.com

Call us on: 01234 480 465

Phone Hours: Mon-Fri 10am-5pm

 


Can I ask for free fitness advice?

You certainly can, and we’d love nothing more than to assist you be the healthiest version of yourself!  If you're interested on expert info, take a look at our resource centre for all the latest, backed-by-science knowledge our contributors have shared with you. 

You can also be part of the 'Big Equipe' team and keep up with all the latest news direct to your inbox including events, collaborations, reviews, deals and tons of chat on all things fitness, health and wellbeing. Sign up for the Life by Equipe newsletter to also get 10% off your 1st order and be our friend - we're awesome! 

 

Yo, I'm a brand with a product to sell, or I'm an expert in the wellness industry - can we work together?

Sure thing! We are always looking to grow the range of quality brands we collaborate with. We're also all about having more writers and contributors, sharing their knowledge and promoting their work. Call us maybe? 

 

Do you have any social profiles I can follow?

Damn straight sister! Follow us on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, YouTube & Vimeo. Add photos of your purchases, comment on our posts, share your healthy stories and win a few cheeky prizes along the way. 

The Caffeine-Free, Get Going Tea Bags

12 Whole Leaf Alert Tea Bags. Say hello to the rebranded Alert tea = reduced the plastic packaging and switched to cardboard!

Alert Tea

This caffeine free tea contains a rich blend of herbs and spices boosts your energy and gives you that natural “get-up-and-go” effect. Ideal for when you want to feel wide eyed and bushy tailed without the looming caffeine crash.

Need to focus? This herbal tea is for you, the added ginkgo improves the flow of blood to your brain, it is even used by some as a medication to treat dementia and memory loss.

Feeling low? Switch out your morning coffee for a herbal tea, the ginseng in Alert is a natural mood enhancer. It works by normalising the stress hormone cortisol and supporting the adrenal glands (the glands responsible for hormone production).

 

Ingredients: lemon balm, ginkgo, ginseng, peppermint, rosemary, vervain.

Lemon balm has a reputed effect on vigour, longevity and brain health. It calms the mind and, also sharpens memory. 

Ginkgo increases concentration, naturals softens symptoms of anxiety and depression and reduces risk of Dementia and Alzheimer's.

Ginseng boosts the immune system, improves concentration and learning and regulates serotonin levels, naturally alleviating the symptoms of depression. It can help to regulate the hormonal changes the body sees when it is under stress.

Peppermint is cooling & energising. It has been known to enhance memory, relieve stress and increase alertness. Peppermint is also a proven appetite suppressant, making it easier to stick to your healthy eating goals. 

Rosemary was one of the earliest documented herbs used to improve memory and help to increase focus. The aroma alone of rosemary has been linked to improving mood and relieving stress. Rosemary includes rosmarinic acid, caffeic acid, betulic acid, and carnosol, which are all documented as being effective in reducing inflammation and boosting the immune system. An added effect of betulic acid and carnosol is that they have been effectively used to treat cancer cells.

Vervain improved mood and reduces anxiety. It also helps towards easing digestive disorders, helping to maintain gut health. 

 

How to use your Alert Tea

Step 1: Use one teabag per cup.

Step 2: Use freshly drawn boiled water. All herbal infusions can take full heat!

Step 3: Infuse for 3-4 mins.

Step 4: Recycle the teabag. All We Are Tea tea bags are pyramid shape, made out of Soilon (a bi-product of corn starch) and are 100% biodegradable, taking approx 3-6 months to degrade fully.

 

About We Are Tea & the Super Tea Range

They're an independent, whole-leaf, ethical & tasty tea company (60 Great Taste Awards don't lie) and make premium quality Loose Leaf Tea, Whole Leaf Teabags, Tea Infusers & more.

 

We Are Tea has partnered with Amanda Hamilton to create a range of health and wellbeing teas, which use natural ingredients to do good AND taste great. The functional tea range takes a refreshingly no-nonsense, need-state-led approach to health and wellbeing. Staying clear of food fads and diets, the philosophy behind the Super Teas is that small, everyday changes can make a real, long-lasting difference. This could be taking the stairs instead of the escalator, walking instead of driving or switching out your morning cup of strong coffee for a delicious mug of Sleep, Soothe, Cleanse, Protect or Alert. Each herbal tea has combination of carefully selected ingredients to help give your body and immune system that extra boostStaying healthy has never been easier or tasted so good!

 

Guilt free sipping

We’re a nation of tea monsters consuming over 165 million cuppas every year and growing. To keep up with the worlds growing love affair with tea in a socially just and environmentally sustainably way, the Ethical Tea Partnership was formed. Working with individual tea estates, We Are Tea help producers & smallholder farmers raise their performance against international social & environmental standards to produce ethical tea, as well as address key issues holding back tea sustainability in the global tea producing regions through training and support. 

We Are Tea are committed to helping the environment by removing pesky plastic from their packaging completely by the end of this year, along with having 100% biodegradable and compostable teabags and takeaway cups in all their stores.

 

Storage instructions: 

Keep away from moisture (until it lands in your cup!) We recommend you store your tea in an opaque, airtight container. It might look pretty in glass, but the light damages the tea leaves and subsequent taste. Nooo!

Please store away from direct sunlight, in a cool, dry place.  Consume within 2 years from purchase for optimum freshness. 

Delivery & Returns:

This product is dispatched by We Are Tea. Please note that as food/perishable goods, We Are Tea products cannot be returned.  This does not affect your statutory consumer rights. 

Delivery

Every parcel is carefully packaged so that you get the best possible service. If you order items from more than one brand on our shop you will receive more than one delivery (yey to multiple surprises in the post!).   

Some products can only be delivered to UK mainland addresses. Please see 'shipping' instructions at the bottom of each product page for details.

UK Delivery  

- All orders over £20 have free delivery within the UK.

- For orders under £20 we charge £2.99 to cover the cost for standard delivery (1st Class Royal Mail).

Please allow 2-5 working days for your parcels to reach you with the exceptions of:

Grounded Factory items will be shipped from Sweden within 5-10 working days,

Ibiza Bikini items will be shipped from Ibiza within 10-14 working week days.

- No shipping is charged for Video Downloads 


Worldwide Delivery

We deliver worldwide to 78 countries including Europe, Middle East, US, Canada, Asia, Australia and New Zealand and we charge a flat rate of £9.99.  This does not include Customs and Import Duty Tax which you may be required to pay if you are ordering outside the EU. Tax rates will vary depending on which country you are in and will only be apparent after ordering. If you refuse to accept delivery of the items you have purchased, the courier will return the items to the brand in question.

If you are ordering outside the UK, please be patient as your order could take 7 -14 working days to arrive, but when it does - you won't want to be without it!

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

We get it, there will likely be a question or two you have about Life by Equipe or placing your order online with us.  So we have had a think about the most commonly asked questions, and put them all below for you. Check below for your answer. Contact us if you can't find it!

      • Email us at: louise@lifebyequipe.com
      • Call us on:  01234 480 465
      • Phone Hours: Mon-Fri 10am-5pm 

Why you should totally shop with us

First off it’s pronounced, eɪˈkiːp.…..and it rhymes with sheep!!

Life By Equipe is a vision to help people optimise their health and wellbeing - we wanted to create a space where you can learn about health, fitness and nutrition and then buy products that help you meet those goals.

Everything we do as a team is designed to help people feel good, live life to the full and improve longevity.  We provide access to experts and content to help fulfil the LBE motto - we also search far and wide to find you the best stuff needed to complete this journey we call LIFE in the best possible way - and make all this accessible to everyone.

Who's it for?

If you’re interested in living a full healthy life for as long as possible then you’ve reached the right destination.  We cater for all, be you an elite athlete, weekend warrior or simply someone wanting to get on the right health and wellness path.  We believe a full and healthy lifestyle should be accessible to all. Life By Equipe has collated the best products and information to assist you on your journey.


Will I love shopping with you?


Of course!  We aim to please all customers with our wide range of products for all aspects of your fitness and wellness journey.  Our site is simple to use on both computer and mobile, and if you experience any issues, we are only ever an email or phone call away.

 

Shopping & Shipping

What payment methods does Life by Equipe accept?

Payments can be made via credit or debit cards as well as PayPal.  We accept Visa, Mastercard, and American Express.  Mobile customers can also use ApplePay to swiftly get the stuff they want!

 

Is it safe to purchase online from lifebyequipe.com?

Abso-friggin-lutely, yes! Whether you are using your credit or debit card, you can be assured your payment is secure. Our payment gateway is Stripe, which powers ASOS, Made and Oxfam to name just a few. All card information is encrypted and we do not store any credit card details nor do we share your personal information with any third party.  However, for more peace of mind about placing your order, please contact louise@lifebyequipe.com

 

What size/shape/flavour should I order?

We understand it can be hard to know what to order, faced with all that choice so if you would like assistance with this please contact louise@lifebyequipe.com.  And one of our experts will ensure that you find your perfect fit.

 

How much does UK delivery cost?

Because we're nice like that, all orders over £20 have free delivery within the UK! Wahoo!

For orders under £20, we charge a flat rate of £2.99 to cover the cost for standard delivery (Royal Mail 1st Class).  This will ensure that your parcel arrives in a hot minute (it'll be with you in up two-five working days, ready for you to serve some filthy amounts of smug-face). Please allow all Grounded Factory Items to arrive within 5-10 working days as they are shipped from Sweden.  

No shipping is charged for Video downloads! Wahay!!


Do you deliver worldwide?

We sure do; we deliver worldwide to 78 countries including Europe, Middle East, US, Canada, Asia, Australia and New Zealand and we charge a flat rate of £9.99.  If you are ordering outside the UK, please be patient as your order could take up to 7 working days to arrive, but when it does - you won't want to be without it!

 

Returns

What is your returns policy, can I get a refund on a sale item?

We are committed to ensuring that you are completely satisfied with your purchase.  You have 14 days from the day you receive an order to notify us if you want to return an item.  Important note: this only applied to returnable goods. All food items or perishable goods aren't returnable.  Please see our full return policy here

 

What if the item I receive is damaged or faulty?

Damn - our least favourite question. We work damn hard to ensure that this doesn't happen, however we apologise if this is the case.  Please get in contact with us louise@lifebyequipe.com.  Also please see our full return policy here

 

How to contact us

I want to speak to a human...

We love to hear from our customers.  The quickest way to contact us is by sending an email to louise@lifebyequipe.com, our Community Care Director. This email address is constantly checked by Louise & the Life by Equipe team and we will always get back to you within 24 hours, if not sooner.

Alternatively, please use the Facebook messenger button found on our site or call us on 01234 480 465 between 10am-5pm GMT if you prefer to chat.  If we are busy on the phone, please leave a voicemail message and we'll call yo' back!

 

Contact us

Email us at: louise@lifebyequipe.com

Call us on: 01234 480 465

Phone Hours: Mon-Fri 10am-5pm

 


Can I ask for free fitness advice?

You certainly can, and we’d love nothing more than to assist you be the healthiest version of yourself!  If you're interested on expert info, take a look at our resource centre for all the latest, backed-by-science knowledge our contributors have shared with you. 

You can also be part of the 'Big Equipe' team and keep up with all the latest news direct to your inbox including events, collaborations, reviews, deals and tons of chat on all things fitness, health and wellbeing. Sign up for the Life by Equipe newsletter to also get 10% off your 1st order and be our friend - we're awesome! 

 

Yo, I'm a brand with a product to sell, or I'm an expert in the wellness industry - can we work together?

Sure thing! We are always looking to grow the range of quality brands we collaborate with. We're also all about having more writers and contributors, sharing their knowledge and promoting their work. Call us maybe? 

 

Do you have any social profiles I can follow?

Damn straight sister! Follow us on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, YouTube & Vimeo. Add photos of your purchases, comment on our posts, share your healthy stories and win a few cheeky prizes along the way.