Maca Root Powder, organic
Scientific name: Lepidium meyenii
Born of the same family as cabbage and broccoli, Maca Root Powder’s flavor actually has no resemblance to its brothers and sisters. In fact, its caramel or malt-like taste makes it the perfect addition for shakes, smoothies, pastries and pies. But, don’t let its delicious flavor fool you. This herb packs a healthful punch that you’re sure to love. High in fiber and healthy carbohydrates, Pure Maca Root Powder is also rich in nutrients such as Iron, Iodine, Calcium, Phosphorus, Zinc, Magnesium, Selenium and several of the B vitamins.
So, whether you’re trying to add an additional boost to your morning mixers or just want to sneak in a little healthful zing to your next batch of brownies, Pure Maca Root Powder is an undeniable king for taste and health.
Maca Root Powder is a natural antioxidant that can boost levels of the beneficial compounds, superoxide dismutase and glutathione. These powerful disease fighters can help shield the body from chronic disease, as well as maintain healthy cholesterol levels and improve glucose tolerance. These potential benefits are especially helpful to those at-risk for certain heart conditions or metabolic syndrome.
There is research to suggest that Maca Root supplements can stabilize blood sugar levels in the system, thus helping to regulate mood and energy usage. Likewise, it is of great benefit to the pituitary gland, which can help with concentration, memory, and focus. Through the maintaining of these positive energy levels, these properties can also lower the potential for feelings of depression and anxiety.
Additionally, these benefits combine with Maca Root Powder’s collection of essential nutrients, like zinc, potassium, calcium, and vitamins B1, B2, C, and E. Together, they create stimulant-like properties that can aid in proper adrenal health and heighten feelings of alertness. It does so, however, without the crash or jitters often associated with caffeine use.
Pure Maca Root Powder is a rich source of more than 20 amino acids and free-form fatty acids. It also contains high levels of phytonutrients and various vitamins and minerals. These healthful compounds have a positive effect on hormone regulation and health. They can increase fertility and sexual function, improve prostate health, stabilize testosterone levels in men and estrogen levels in women, and also alleviate symptoms of menopause and PMS.
The recommended dosage of Pure Maca Root Powder is 1-3 teaspoons, per day. Although, this can vary based on a variety of health considerations, such as weight.
- A great addition to a number of beverages, we suggest blending it into a breakfast smoothie or protein shake for an extra kick of nutrition.
- For even faster intake, you can also make your own Maca Root supplement capsules by utilizing one of our easy-to-use capsule filling machines.
If stored correctly, our Maca Root Powder has a shelf life of up to 2 years. To maintain its freshness, it is recommended to always reseal the bag after opening it and removing as much air from the bag as possible. Store in room temperature, away from any heat source or sunlight.
Disclaimer: For educational purposes only. This information has not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This information is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.