With more and more reports linking green tea to weight loss, extolling its skin care, anti-infection, immune-boosting, and cholesterol-lowering benefits, and citing its potention to prevent cancer, cardiovascular disease, diabetes, and tooth decay, the green tea product boom is in full-force. An Asian staple, recent green tea inventions of the East include a Kit-Kat (pictured above right) and the Japanese crisp rice-and-white chocolate bar called Krunky (available for $2.25 from J-List). Now, mainstream examples, like Starbucks' Green Tea Frappuccino (long available in Asia, it debuted in the U.S. last year), are becoming widely available in the West. Check out some of the more unique green tea products, including pillows, gummy candy, and perfume, that recently won our favor after the jump.
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