Moringa May

Moringa Oleifera , also known as the tree of life is of the most powerful superfoods in the world. Moringa is found predominantly across West Africa and India. I incorporate moringa into my lifestyle in 2 ways:

  1. Internally by adding moringa to my smoothies and teas.
  2. Externally through Moringa infused oil and hair masks.

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Benefits of Moringa when consumed:

Anti-inflammatory and can be used to treat chronic head aches

Detoxifying and protects the liver

Reduces fatigue and stress

Balances hormones and slows the effects of ageing: see information on studies done.

Boosts the immunity system

Moringa is a great plant-based source of Omega 3 fatty acids and protein.

Promotes vibrant and glowing skin from within due to high levels of Vitamin A, C, E and Zinc

High source of Amino acids,  Fibre and  vitamin K, Calcium, Potassium and Iron

Enhanced healing properties

Can help reduce some diabetes symptoms by reducing lipid and glucose levels and reducing oxidative stress levels

Supports brain health because of its antioxidant and neuro-enhancer activities and has been tested as a treatment for Alzheimer’s disease

Lowers  cholesterol levels and can reduce high blood pressure

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 Benefits of Moringa oil: for skin and hair 

High nutrition content in moringa oil (especially omega3, vitamin e and zinc) helps promote hair growth 

Iron in moringa helps carry oxygen to the scalp

Protects hair from environmental damage including UV rays

Detoxifying effects helps neutralise the effects of harmful pollutants on our skin

Prevents wrinkles and slowdowns ageing.

High protein content helps protect dermal cells from damage caused by heavy metals such as mercury and cadmium.

Antiseptic and Anti-fungal properties encourages and promotes a healthy scalp

Anti-inflammatory properties helps in fight acne

 

 

Moringa May challenge: for the next 30 days I am going to finish my supply of moringa powder from Aduna. I purchased this supply 2 years ago and the best before date is this  June so time is of the essence, but I am excited!

 

 

 

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