The maca plant, known scientifically as Lepidium meyenii, is sometimes referred to as Peruvian Ginseng and has been used for over 2,000 years. Traditionally, Maca is used as a natural medicine to treat various health conditions, such as respiratory conditions and rheumatic disease.
Packed with over 20 amino acids, fatty acids, vitamins, and a host of essential minerals such as calcium and magnesium, this Peruvian superfood is not only nutrient dense but also assists with de-stressing the body, boosting your mood and balancing your hormones!
Added together with Ginger, which is highly popular for its medicinal properties, this Black Maca & Ginger Capsule is power-packed with antioxidants, nutrients and vitamins and can be easily consumed daily in a capsule or mixed into milk, smoothies, baked goods and more :)
- Origin: Okayama, Japan
- Both the Black Maca & Ginger used are locally grown in Okayama, Japan.
(The demand for maca products has grown in recent years, likely because of claims that the plant can promote libido and fertility although it has yet to be scientifically proven.)