Organic Spirulina Powder
• PURE & CERTIFIED ORGANIC – Grown organically in freshwater cultivation ponds, our spirulina tablets contain the purest form of the micro-algae plant. Once harvested, only the finest plants are selected, dried, milled to powder and finally compressed into easy-to-swallow tablets.
• NUTRITIONALY TOPS – Considered to be one of the oldest and most nutrient dense foods on Earth, spirulina is exceptionally high in antioxidants, vitamins A & B12, and an excellent source of protein, iron, calcium.
• IMMUNE HEALTH -Regular consumption of spirulina tablets has been known to help strengthen the immune system, aid cardiovascular health and support a healthy lifestyle. Used as part of a varied diet, it can help to regulate blood pressure and lower cholesterol.
• VEGETARIAN & VEGAN FRIENDLY – Not just a food supplement, spirulina is a whole food and contains a perfect balance of protein (including essential amino acids), it is easily digested and assimilated. It is naturally low in calories, fat and sodium.
WHAT IS SPIRULINA?
Spirulina is a blue alga belonging to a class of blue-green, spiral-form unicellular algae. It is a microscopic alga that grows in fresh water and has very ancient origins. Despite being in the class of blue algae, spirulina has a dark green colour, while its name comes from its spiral-like form.
THE ORIGIN OF SPIRULINA
Spirulina (arthrospira platensis) belongs to a class of blue-green, spiral-form single celled algae. It mainly lives in alkaline fresh water and it grows in lakes and streams. The alga forms helical and spiral-like filaments that are so microscopic that they are invisible to the naked eye. Spirulina is a small yet important part of the food chain. It ability through photosynthesis, of transforming sunlight into essential nutrients makes this micro plant an ideal all in one food source.
WHAT ARE ITS HEALTH BENEFITS?
Spirulina is a freshwater microalga with a high nutritional value. Its dark green colouring comes from chlorophyll, while its bluish hue comes from a pigment named phycocyanin.
Spirulina has a supportive and restorative action, in that it contains essential nutrients that vital for our bodies optimum function. Our Spirulina has a high antioxidant power.
TASTE & TEXTURE
Our Spirulina comes from organic farming. Spirulina is usually found in a dry powder or tablets
Powdered spirulina has a dark green, with a very slightly blue-tinged colour. It has a particular taste, associated with other algae but milder. This allows spirulina to be more easily integrated into a diet.
Our Spirulina is cold dried in order to preserve all of its nutrients.
HOW TO USE SPIRULINA
Organic spirulina tablets is considered an excellent way of adding this valuable food to your diet. Spirulina can be taken as a dietary supplement in the form of tablets or used in a powdered form and added to dishes.
The recommend daily usage is 3g of powder or 6 tablets a day or more if directed by a heath or lifestyle professional.
100% pure and natural Spirulina Platensis. All our organic products are gluten-free and are suitable for vegans and vegetarians.