SPIRULINA POWDER - 454g
- Completely natural
- Rich in beta-carotene (vitamin A) and B-12
- With GLA and chlorophyll
What is Spirulina Powder?
Spirulina Powder by Now Foods is a food supplement made from spirulina extract. Spirulina (Spirulina maxima) is a unicellular alga that has a spiral shape (hence its name), and it is of a greenish blue colour due its chlorophyll content.
Spirulina has the highest protein and beta-carotene levels of all green superfoods.
What are the properties of spirulina powder?
It provides Omega-3 and Omega-6 fatty acids. It is quite rich in vegetable GLA (gamma linolenic acid), a fatty acid with many benefits for our health.
Due to its high vitamin content (specially vitamin B12), minerals, fatty acids, amino acids, protein and photochemical substances, spirulina increases the vitality, sexual energy and memory and it helps to strengthen the immune system.
It helps to lower the cholesterol levels due to its high content in gamma-linolenic acid and niacin. Moreover, it has a detoxifying effect on the organism as it helps to buffer the toxic effect on the kidneys caused by heavy metals (lead, mercury) and medicines thanks to the power detoxifying properties of chlorophyll.
It also helps to balance the blood glucose of those who suffer diabetes thanks to the combination of magnesium, chromium and vitamins B1, B12 and B3. Therefore, it protects the cardiovascular system, prevents and treats anemia due to its high and bioavailable iron content, as well as magnesium, folic acid and vitamins B6 and B12.
Who can benefit from taking Spirulina Powder?
- Due to its high percentage of amino acids, vitamins and minerals, it is an ideal supplement for those people who run the risk of suffering a micronutrient deficiency, such as children, pregnant women, athletes and the elderly.
|Daily doseper serving|
|Serving size: 1 teaspoon (3.3g)|
|Daily dose: 1 teaspoon (3.3g)|
|Servings per container: 137|