Peruvian Maca Powder
Peruvian Maca root has been consumed for its health benefits for thousands of years in regions of the Andes Mountains.
Maca is considered an “adaptogen,” a name given to certain herbs, plants, and natural substances that help the body naturally adapt to stressors like a busy schedule, demanding job or illness.
Not only that, but Maca provides a host of important micronutrients and is jam-packed with antioxidants, and it has been shown to improve sexual health, balance hormone levels, boost energy, mood, and memory.
Maca root can help balance hormone levels and control the amount of oestrogen in the body. In addition to reducing symptoms of menopause, regulating oestrogen levels may also help with improving reproductive health and fertility… Can also benefit male sexual health and fertility.
Maca contains natural antioxidants, boosting levels of antioxidants such as glutathione and superoxide dismutase in the body. Antioxidants help neutralize harmful free radicals, fighting off chronic disease and preventing damage to cells.
Maca root powder is an excellent source of fibre and several vitamins and minerals, including vitamin C, copper and iron. It also a good protein source, containing all eight essential amino acids and plenty of health-promoting phytonutrients.
It also contains many beneficial plant compounds, including glucosinolates and polyphenols, and is a popular choice for an anti-inflammatory diet.