Pitta is your fire principle. It is the energy needed for metabolism and heat in the body. Pitta regulates digestion, absorption and promotes balance in vitality and appetite. It is the alert, logical and intelligent aspect of the self. A pitta imbalance can have some of the following indicators: low tolerance of hot weather, proneness to inflammatory conditions such as acne, rashes or heartburn, overly competitive, aggressive or perfectionist nature. When pitta is in balance, digestion and metabolism are strong. You feel alert, focused and at a comfortable body temperature. Pitta contains hibiscus flowers, rose petals, chamomile flowers, and peppermint.