Organic Maca Powder 250g
A little ancient stimulation?Are you looking for a little ancient stimulation to brighten your day? Then an organic boost from maca powder could be for you.
Ancient & powerful
Maca has been used for thousands of years by the ancient Inca tribes of Peru./span>They believed it boosted energy, libido and fertility*
Endurance & sex drive
Described by Grazia magazine as: ‘ Purported to boost energy, endurance, mental focus and even sex drive*”
Great start to your day
Maca makes a great start to your day, it mixes easily with water and blends well into smoothies to give you an organic nutritional boost.
Organic Maca Highlights
- Packed with vitamins, minerals and amino acids
- *A source of zinc, which contributes to normal fertility and reproduction.
- Gluten Free, Lactose Free
- Lovingly hand packed
Supermodel Miranda Kerr
What’s more, Maca’s a favourite of supermodel Miranda Kerr, who explains it’s:
“Rich in amino acids, essential fatty acids, vitamins, minerals and trace elements, it’s great to mix into smoothies, yoghurt, cereal, oatmeal or muesli.”
Fertility & menopausal health
Golden Greens Fact: Maca's also been the subject of research in the realms of fertility, sexual and menopausal health.
Studies have been published in The Journal of The North American Menopause Society, and the Asian Journal of Andrology.
Our organic Maca is grown in the pure, organic lands of the Andes Mountains and is a sustainable source of income and development for the cooperative of local farmers.
Easy to use
Suggested Use: 5g - 15g (1 - 3 tsp) daily. Mix with water, juice or a delicious smoothie.
While we're working to eliminate plastic use, we're also off-setting what's used.
For 2019, we've funded WasteAid.org to recycle 1 million plastic bags, preventing them from polluting the oceans.
Ingredients: 100% Pure, Certified Organic Maca Powder.
Storage: Keep in a cool dry place, away from direct sunlight. Product of Peru and Certified Organic by the Soil Association in the UK.
Health & Beauty from within... Our Organic Maca Powder is rich in many vitamins and minerals that are important for your health and wellbeing. For example:
Sexual Health... For your sexual health, the Zinc in Maca contributes to normal fertility and reproduction.
Reduction of tiredness... You enjoy life more when you're full of energy, and vitamins B2, C and Iron, contribute to the reduction of tiredness and fatigue.
Vitamins B2, C, and Calcium, and Iron, contribute to normal energy-producing metabolism, and Iron contributes to normal oxygen transport in the body.
Digestive Health... Zinc contributes to normal carbohydrate metabolism, to normal acid-base metabolism, to normal macronutrient metabolism, and to normal metabolism of fatty acids.
Skin, Hair & Nails... Vitamin B2, Zinc and Iodine contribute to the maintenance of normal skin. Copper contributes to normal hair pigmentation and to normal skin pigmentation. Vitamin C contributes to normal collagen formation for the normal function of the skin and gums.
Mental Health... For your mental health, vitamin C contributes to normal psychological function. Iron and Iodine contribute to normal cognitive function, and Calcium contributes to normal neurotransmission.
Heart & Blood Pressure... Potassium and Calcium support normal muscle function, and vitamin B1 contributes to the normal function of the heart. Potassium also contributes to the maintenance of normal blood pressure. Iron contributes to normal formation of red blood cells and haemoglobin.
Vitamin B2 contributes to the maintenance of normal red blood cells, and contributes to the normal metabolism of iron. Calcium contributes to normal blood clotting.
Physical Health... And for your overall physical health, Vitamins B2, C, Copper, and Potassium contribute to the normal function of the nervous system. Vitamin C, Copper, Zinc and Iron contribute to the normal function of the immune system.
Zinc and Calcium contribute to the maintenance of normal bones, and also protein contributes to both a growth in muscle mass and to the maintenance of muscle mass, while potassium contributes to normal muscle function.
Maca is also a natural source of antioxidants including vitamins B2, and C, which contribute to the protection of cells from oxidative stress.
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|of which saturates||0.2g|
|of which sugars||36g|
N.A. Brooks, G. Wilcox, K.Z. Walker, J.F. Ashton & L. Stojanovska, 2008. Menopause: The Journal of The North American Menopause Society.  Gustavo F. Gonzales, Amanda Cordova, Carla Gonzales, Arturo Chung, Karla Vega, Arturo Villena. Asian J Androl 2001 Dec; 3: 301-303
Comparisons based on USDA nutrional facts:  Oranges, raw, with peel, contains 71.0mg Vitamin C per 100g.  Spinach, raw contains 2.7mg of Iron per 100g.  Milk, whole, 3.25% milkfat contains 113mg of Calcium per 100g.