It's August, which means that the full heat of an LA summer will soon be upon us. Aside for blasting the glorious AC, another great way to beat the heat and stay bathing suit ready is with an ice cold detox smoothie. Though they may sound intimidating or even scary, I promise they don't taste like your Trader Joe's multivitamin or one of those wheatgrass shots from Jamba Juice. Since you blend them up yourself, you can always tweak the ingredients just so to suit your taste buds. I usually add nearly twice as much fruit as they call for to fuel my sweet tooth.
Here are a few of my favorite recipes from the site: