What Makes Maca Root a Superfood?

Posted by The Maca Team on 21st Jul 2014

You’ve probably heard maca root referred to as a superfood, but might be wondering what is packed into this radish relative that makes it so super? For a small root, maca is full of protein, fiber, amino acids, vitamins and minerals. All of these ingredients combine to give you benefits like balanced hormones, increased sexual function, more energy, and in increase in your mental clarity. Check out the makeup of a maca root:

●59% carbohydrates (these are quality carbs that increase your energy)

●10.2% protein

●8.5% fiber (great for your digestion system and regularity!)

●Amino acids (maca root has nearly all of the essential ones that drive your cellular functions)

●Fatty acids (20 of them have been found in maca!)

●Vitamins (C, B1, B2, and more)

●Minerals (calcium, magnesium, copper, and many more!)

That’s all packed into one root! The maca is then dried and processed into either powder form or pill form for easy consumption. You’ll get beneficial doses of these elements every time you take maca, and you’ll notice an improvement in your well-being and overall health.

You can find out more information about the ingredientsfound in maca on our website. Find out for yourself what maca can do for you by placing an order for it on our website! We love helping people discover the benefits of this powerful superfood and helping them easily and safely incorporate it into their daily diet. Find all the information you need on our website and place an order today!