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The Enduring Menace of Detox Teas

Despite widespread criticism, brands like Flat Tummy Tea are still booming

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“Food baby or real baby, bloat is a total b*tch!”

Heavily pregnant model Amber Rose instagrammed the above caption this June while holding a bag of Flat Tummy’s pregnancy tea. “It’s safe to take while pregnant,” she wrote. “Haters stop riding the bandwagon…




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