Groovy Bee® Organic Camu Camu Powder 14oz (396g) (6-Pack)
Groovy Bee® Organic Camu Camu Powder 14oz (396g) (6-Pack)Camu camu berries are the purple and yellow, cherry-sized drupes that grow on the Myrciaria dubia shrub, which is native to the rainforests of Peru and Brazil. Known for their natural abundance of vitamin C, camu camu berries can support your body’s natural immune defenses and promote healthy eyes, skin and digestion.
Derived from the fresh berries of the Myrciaria dubia plant, Groovy Bee® Organic Camu Camu Powder is an easy way to boost your daily intake of vitamin C, flavonoids and other nutrients and antioxidants. Our lab-verified camu camu powder has a slightly tangy flavor that goes well with fruit smoothies, homemade desserts and other snacks and beverages.
Groovy Bee® Organic Camu Camu Powder contains no gluten or GMOs and is certified Kosher and organic. It is also vegan, non-China and meticulously lab tested for glyphosate, heavy metals and microbiology.
Health benefits of camu camu berries**
Support healthy immune function – As a powerful antioxidant, vitamin C supports the healthy function of your immune system and protects your body against harmful free radicals. Camu camu berries contain 60 times more vitamin C than oranges and 56 times more vitamin C than lemons.
Promote healthy liver function – According to a study that appeared in the journal Bioscience, Biotechnology, and Biochemistry, the potent combination of antioxidants and phytochemicals in camu camu promote healthy liver function and combat oxidative stress. Amazon natives also use camu camu as a natural remedy to support their body’s ability to flush out toxins.
Support healthy digestive function – Camu camu berries provide a significant amount of amino acids that support healthy digestive function. The high vitamin C content of camu camu berries also promote healthy gut microflora.
Promote healthy cardiovascular function – A study published in the journal Data in Brief suggests that camu camu extract can support healthy cardiovascular function by helping maintain healthy blood pressure levels that are already within the normal range. Camu camu berries are also loaded with antioxidants that can help protect your heart from free radical damage.
Support healthy eye function – According to a study published in the journal Food Chemistry, camu camu berries contain an abundance of carotenoids, such as lutein, beta-carotene, zeaxanthin, luteoxanthin and violaxanthin. These beneficial compounds can protect your eyes from oxidative stress and promote healthy vision.
Support healthy, glowing skin – Camu camu is rich in vitamin C, a potent antioxidant that promotes healthy, glowing skin. Camu camu berries also contain other antioxidants that help protect your skin from oxidative damage.
Promote strong and healthy bones – Camu camu berries provide plenty of nutrients that can support optimal bone health. These include calcium, copper, zinc and manganese.
Naturally uplift your mood – Having adequate levels of vitamin C can help elevate your mood and promote emotional well-being. Not only is camu camu bursting with vitamin C, but it also contains high levels of flavonoids, which are plant compounds that exert a positive influence on your mood.
One of the world’s best sources of vitamin C and flavonoids**
As potent antioxidants, vitamin C and flavonoids can support healthy immune, cognitive and cardiovascular functions. They also support healthy bones, skin and connective tissues. By regularly consuming superfoods rich in flavonoids and vitamin C, such as camu camu, you can achieve optimal health and well-being.
When it comes to vitamin C content, camu camu has few rivals. A review published in the journal Food Research International found that a 100 g serving of camu camu berries contains around 1,882 to 2,280 mg of pure vitamin C. This amount easily exceeds those found in acai berries, Barbados cherries, cloudberries and other vitamin C-rich fruits. Compared to other superfuits, camu camu contains:
- 200x more vitamin C than bananas
- 60x more vitamin C than oranges
- 56x more vitamin C than lemons
- 30x more vitamin C than kiwi fruits
As for flavonoids, a study published in the Journal of Alternative and Complementary Medicine found that camu camu berries have great antioxidant potential due to their high flavonoid, anthocyanin and phenolic content. The study also confirmed that the main flavonoids found in camu camu berries are quercetin and kaempferol derivatives
Top 10 ways to use camu camu powder
Camu camu powder has a slightly tangy flavor that works well with fruit smoothies, homemade ice creams and other snacks and beverages. Incorporating it into your daily routine is a great way to increase your nutrient intake and promote your overall health and well-being.
Add it to pre-workout smoothies and slushies – Camu camu powder supports healthy energy levels, so adding it to your favorite smoothies can help maximize your workout.
Add it to iced teas – Tired of regular fruity or herbal iced teas? A dash of camu camu powder can easily improve your favorite iced tea or beverage in more ways than one.
Add it to frozen yogurt – Even plain yogurt tastes great when topped with frozen mango cubes and a little camu camu powder.
Add it to salad dressings – Add a bit of camu camu powder to your favorite salad dressing to boost your intake of beneficial phytochemicals.
Add it to porridge – Simply add camu camu powder to your breakfast porridge and top with a handful of fruits and nuts for a nutritious start to your day.
Add it to sauces – The somewhat acidic flavor of camu camu powder perfectly complements most strong-flavored spices and herbs, making it a great addition to sauces.
Make camu camu fusion juices and lemonades – Give your regular fruit juices and lemonades an extra zesty touch with a hint of camu camu powder.
Make vegan ice cream – All you need for this recipe is a sliced banana or two and some camu camu powder. Freeze the banana for at least 3 hours then blend it with the camu camu powder until you get a creamy consistency. Serve chilled.
Make energy bars – Upgrade your homemade energy bars with a little camu camu powder for a potent vitamin C boost.
Make frozen desserts – Give your regular ice cream a flavorful twist by adding a pinch of camu camu powder.
Health tip: The vitamin C in camu camu powder is sensitive to extremely high temperatures. To get the maximum amount of vitamin C, avoid adding the powder to hot drinks or foods.
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- USDA Organic
- Glyphosate Tested
- Kosher Certified
- Laboratory Verified
|Ingredients: Organic Camu Camu Powder|
Serving size: 5g (1tsp)
|Serving per container: 79|
|Product of Peru|
|Storage instructions: Store away from heat sources, odorous material and direct sunlight.|
|**These statements have not been evaluated by the FDA. This product is not intended to treat, cure or diagnose any diseases.|
|Manufactured in a facility which may contain nuts (peanuts, tree nuts).|
This product is verified A+++ based on glyphosate analysis standards published at www.GlyphosateTested.com.
This means the product has been tested via triple quad mass spec (LS-MS-MS) and conforms to the glyphosate / AMPA limits required for an A+++ rating as described at www.GlyphosateTested.com.
| Low Heavy Metals Verified!
This product is verified A+++ according to the heavy metals standards published at www.LowHeavyMetalsVerified.org
This means the product has been tested via ICP-MS and confirmed to meet the limits for an A+++ rating as described at LowHeavyMetalsVerified.org.
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