Our Camu Camu Berry Powder is higher in vitamin C than any other plant extremely high in beta-carotene, trace minerals, potassium, calcium, iron, niacin, phosphorus, protein, serine, thiamin, leucine, and valine with bioflavanoids for full absorption of the Vitamin C. These powerful phytochemicals and amino acids have an array of therapeutic effects. Camu Camu has astringent, antioxidant, anti-inflammatory, emollient and nutritional properties. Camu Camu is wild harvested from wooden canoes while farmers float down the Amazon River, as the fruits mature in the wet season and hang over the water. The camu camu fruit contains 98% more vitamin C than an orange or a lemon. Camu Camu is being studied for its use as an anti-herpetic remedy and for it’s anti-viral and anti-carcinogenic properties.
Clinical evidence suggests that natural food sources of Vitamin C are far more effective, milligram for milligram, than synthetic Vitamin C (ascorbic acid). Camu Camu Berry Powder contains bioflavanoids, phytochemicals and other co-factors which enhance vitamins C’s efficiency and utilization by the body
100% Pure, Organic Wildcrafted Raw Camu Camu Powder
Caution / Allergen Statement:
Packaged in a facility that also handles tree nuts.
Camu Camu has:
Vitamin C which may function as an antioxidant and support a healthy immune system and bones.
Antioxidants which may help protect against cell damage and supports cell integrity.
Vitamin C (144mg per serving) which may function as an antioxidant as well as contribute to healthy immunity and bone healthVitamin B3 which may help regulate metabolism and support normal cell growthPotassium which may help maintain healthy blood pressure in combination with a low sodium diet
Start with 1/2 tsp Camu and mix with fresh fruit juice, water or add to your favorite smoothies. Camu Camu has a tangy, bitter flavor by itself; however, it is wonderful when added to raw cacao as the two complement eachother in flavor.
Camu can also be used as a natural deoderant. Just powder your armpits as needed!
Try Camu Powder as a natural facial cleanser to brighten and firm skin! Just massage onto damp skin in circular motions, then rinse!