Our vegan friendly maca root 500mg capsules are made from Soil Association certified organic maca root powder grown in the Peruvian Andies
Our organic certified maca powder capsules are a convenient and quick way to consume this nutritionally rich super food without the need to bake or make smoothies.
Certified organic by the Soil Association we use only the finest quality maca root powder which has been sourced from it's native growing region high in the Peruvian Andes.
Maca powder is a mainstay of the superfood revolution because of the intense nutrition it delivers, in capsule form, it's easy to incorporate this superfood into an active lifestyle with minimal fuss and planning.
Maca root (Lepidium Meyenii) is a root vegetable native to Peru, and more specifically it grows at high altitude in the Andes, this is where our maca powder is sourced, however, as maca has increased in popularity the plant is being widely cultivated in South America. The quality of Maca powder harvested from plants grown at altitude in the Andes is acknowledged as superior.
Maca is a herbaceous biennial plant flowering once every two years and is a member of the Brassicaceae family; there are over 4000 recognised spices in this family including the cabbage family and mustard plants.
Maca root is an adaptogen and rich in nutrients and vitamins. The root plant has been used for centuries in its native Peru as a nutritious food source and to support healthy communities.
Today maca powder has a broad range of uses, as a rich source of nutrients, it promotes overall well-being when used continuously.
When maca powder is used in addition to a healthy balanced diet and regular exercise maca, root powder may support a naturally healthy body, leading to increased energy levels.
Maca powder is widely used to promote healthy sexual activity in men and women and is considered a libido supporting nutrition supplement.