About our organic camu camu powder – supreme grade
Country of Origin: Peru Botanical Name: Myrciaria dubia
Camu camu powder is made from ‘Myrciaria Dubia’, a small Amazonian fruit that is known to have the highest naturally occurring vitamin C content of any plant in the world. In comparison to an orange, camu camu powder provides thirty times more vitamin C, ten times more iron, three times more niacin, twice as much riboflavin, and 50% more phosphorus. Camu Camu contains a large number of antioxidants as well as a load of bioactive compounds which add to its nutritional content and help to make it easily absorbed in the body.
Our supreme grade camu camu powder contains 7% vitamin C and is made from the pulp and skin.
Vitamin C content comparison Oranges – 500-4,000 ppm Acerola – 16,000 to 172,000 ppm Camu camu – 500,000 ppm
Approved Health Benefits of Camu Camu Powder *
Immune system support Energy-yielding metabolism & iron absorption Healthy blood vessels Nervous system support Maintenance of bones & teeth Normal psychological function Normal function of cartilage Protection of cells from oxidative stress Healthy gums Reduction of tiredness and fatigue Improvement of skin health Regeneration of the reduced form of vitamin E
* These approved health benefits are based on the detailed nutritional composition of the product we supply. These health benefits may not be applicable to similar products from other suppliers.
Start with 1/2 teaspoon in juices or smoothies- even this tiny amount contains over 400% of your recommended daily intake!
Nutritional info Per 100g Energy KJ – 1320 kJ Energy Kcal – 314 kcal Fat – 2.5g of which saturates – 0.4g Carbohydrate – 55.6g of which sugars – 5.6g Fibre – 23.4g Protein – 5.6g Salt – 007g Vitamin C – 6068mg
This product is free from the following allergens: Peanut, Peanut Oil Tree nuts Sesame Seeds Milk & Derivatives Eggs Fish Shellfish Soya Wheat & Gluten Sulphites Other Known Allergens It is also free from any GMO
Due to UK regulation surrounding nutrition and health – we are very limited with any claims regarding this product. This doesn’t mean you can’t do your own research on this product.