CAMU CAMU POWDER (4oz or 8oz)
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 bioflavonoids 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 bioflavonoids, phytochemicals and other co-factors which enhance vitamins C’s efficiency and utilization by the body. You will find much of the following in Camu Camu:
- Antioxidants which may help protect against cell damage and supports cell integrity.
- Vitamin C (144mg per serving) which may function as an antioxidant and supports a healthy immune system and contributes to bone health.
- Vitamin B3 which may help regulate metabolism and support normal cell growth.
- Potassium which may help maintain healthy blood pressure in combination with a low sodium diet
Packaged in resealable bulk bag.
How to use: Start with 1/2 tsp Camu 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 each other in flavor. Camu can also be used as a natural deodorant. 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!
Lifespan: The lifespan of this product is around one year.
Contains: Organic raw Camu Camu Powder
Specifications: Wildcrafted, Raw, Vegan
Packaged in a gluten-free facility. May contain traces of tree nuts and peanuts.