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Acai Powder

Benefits: 100% organic, gluten-free, and vegan, while maintaining its delicious qualities. Promotes heart and skin health, aids weight loss and digestion, boosts energy and the immune system, has anti-aging effects and improves mental function.

 

How to use: Mix into smoothies, juices, yogurt and breakfast bowls

 

Acerola Powder

Benefits: For a 100% organic and gluten free experience, you can't go wrong with Acerola. Manages diabetes, anti-ageing, boosts immunity, aids digestion, improves metabolism and heart health.

**Acerola can interact with many prescription drugs, particularly birth control pills and other estrogen-containing medicines, so you should consult your doctor before taking acerola.

 

How to use: Mix into smoothies, juices, yogurt and breakfast bowls.

 

Amla Powder

Benefits: Amla, also known as the Indian Gooseberry, often called "The Great Rejuvenator", has been a central part of Ayurvedic medicine for thousands of years. When you introduce Ayurvedic medicine into your life, it becomes calmer, healthier, and restorative. Amla Powder has a high concentration of vitamin C and contains other potent antioxidants that can help restore energy, digestive health, vitality, flush toxins and rejuvenate your system.

 

How to use:

  • Add some powder to your smoothie or juice to ultimate results.

  • 1tsp in some water with a dash of lemon juice.

  • As a hair mask (1/2cup amla + 1/4 cup water mixed into paste and applied on hair for 15-30 mins).

 

Camu Camu Powder

Benefits: What has 60 times the Vitamin C of an orange and is rich in oxidants and amino acids? Say hello to Camu Camu Powder. It's a punch of flavor and vitality and will repair your body from the inside out. Strengthens the immune system, balances mood, anti-viral and high in antioxidants!

 

How to use: Mix into smoothies, and juices, yogurt, breakfast bowls, into your tea (not boiling hot water), or as a face mask!

 

Lucuma Powder

Benefits: If you're struggling with digestive problems, Lucuma Powder is the answer you've been searching for. A deliciously flavored powder with a sweet fragrance, lucuma is rich in antioxidants, dietary fiber, and healthy carbs.

 

How to use: Flavor other foods and as a sweetener; sugar substitute.

 

Mangosteen Powder

Benefits: Known as "The Queen of Fruit", Mangosteen comes from the exotic, tropical climate of Thailand. Treats diarrhea, menstrual disorders, and urinary tract infections. Powerful antioxidant, anti-bacterial and anti- acne!

 

How to use: You can have it with tonics, smoothies, and even desserts for that awakening boost of nutrients. 

 

Maqui Berry Powder

Benefits: An amazing addition to your diet, Maqui Berry Powder carries more antioxidants than any other food in the world. With natural flavors like blackberry, blueberry, watermelon, and acai, you'll be needing a lifetime supply. Assists with detoxification, contains an abundance of nutrients, supports the immune system, protects the cardiovascular system, anti-inflammatory, and reduces signs of aging! Its also antibacterial, reduces allergic reactions and helps to stabilize blood sugar levels!

 

How to use: Simply add it to juices, sprinkle it on your cereal, add it to desserts, and baked goods!

 

Noni Powder

Benefits: Introducing "The Queen of Health Plants", the noni fruit comes from the heart of India. Locals use it to maintain a healthy immune system, and we're fortunate enough to have it in powder form. High in antioxidant, combats inflammation and boosts immunity, helps reduce cholesterol, and provides cellular repair.

 

How to use: Mix in 1tbs into your smoothie, yogurt, juices or nut mylk! Or simply mix it in with water to make Noni juice!

 

Baobab Powder

Benefits: The Baobab powder (our namesake) is a special gift from nature; it's a citrus-like fruit (great source of vitamin C) native to Africa. If you're looking for a good source of antioxidants, electrolytes, and fiber, baobab powder will not disappoint. Rich source of vitamin C, which contributes to normal energy release, immune function, and healthy glowing skin. Also a source of fiber and antioxidants.

 

How to use: Add a tablespoon to your yoghurt, smoothies, cheesecake or sorbets! Or just mix it on its own in a glass of water!

Triphala Powder

Benefits: Cleanse your entire body with this concoction. Assists internal cleansing, nourishes and rejuvenates the tissues, supports healthy digestion and absorption, natural antioxidant and laxative, lowers cholesterol, anti-inflammatory, and assists with weight loss.

 

How to use: Usually taken on an empty stomach, and can be used to make a tea. 1/2tsp in a cup of hot water, stir well and wait for it cool. For a digestive tonic, and laxative, take it in the evening 2 hours after eating, and at least 30mins before bedtime.

 

Ashwagandha Powder

Benefits: If you're struggling with stress, fatigue, lack of energy, or difficulty concentrating, Ashwagandha can help. It's most known for its restorative benefits and its powerful ability to heal. It contains anti-cancer properties, reduces stress and anxiety, and reduces symptoms of depression, boosts testosterone and fertility in men.

 

How to use: The traditional use is as a powder, mixed with warm milk and honey, and taken before bed, fostering healthy sleep patterns, reproductive system, and strength. A general dose can be 1/4 to 1/2 teaspoon once or twice daily.

 

Maca Powder

Benefits: Maca powder is loaded with vitamins and minerals and is ideal to maintaining a healthy lifestyle. Antioxidant booster, supports hormone balance in men & women, improves your mood, caffeine-free energy, and relieves menstrual issues!

 

How to use: Its sweet, nutty taste blends well with juices and smoothies. Option: simply mix with milk and cacao powder

 

Carob Powder

Benefits: This healthy powder is a low fat sweetener, gluten-free, and high in fibre. Contains no oxolates so calcium is easily absorbed. Good source of antioxidants. Caffeine and gluten free.

 

How to use: Cacao substitute, in smoothies, baked goods, yogurt and breakfast bowls

 

Lions Mane Powder

Benefits: Its flavor is earthy and savory, and can be used to treat illnesses, as they did in traditional Chinese medicine. Enhances brain function, reduces inflammation, improves mental health and overall well-being, improves immune function, good for the skin and anti-aging.

 

How to use: 1tsp in hot water with a slice of lemon. In cooking or soups

 

Mesquite

Triphala Powder

Benefits: Cleanse your entire body with this concoction. Assists internal cleansing, nourishes and rejuvenates the tissues, supports healthy digestion and absorption, natural antioxidant and laxative, lowers cholesterol, anti-inflammatory, and assists with weight loss.

 

How to use: Usually taken on an empty stomach, and can be used to make a tea. 1/2tsp in a cup of hot water, stir well and wait for it cool. For a digestive tonic, and laxative, take it in the evening 2 hours after eating, and at least 30mins before bedtime.

 

Moringa Leaf Powder

Benefits: This ingredient contains over 90 nutrients and 46 antioxidants, so your body will be getting everything it needs and more. Moringa leaves are high in several anti-aging compounds that lower the effects of oxidative stress and inflammation, including polyphenols, vitamin C, beta-carotene, quercetin, and chlorogenic acid.

 

How to use:

  • Easily added to smoothies, juices or yogurt.

  • Simply take half a teaspoon of Moringa powder, add a teaspoon of honey, squeeze a little of lemon, mix them together and add water.

  • You can also drop a spoon of Moringa into your soup after cooking. Just enough Moringa not to spoil the original soup taste!

Spirulina Powder

Benefits: Whether you're looking for an immune system boost or a strong source of protein, Spirulina has it all. You'll also be getting minerals, vitamins, antioxidants, all from the fruitful Indian ingredient.

 

How to use: Add it to your juice, smoothie, or shake, or simply mix in 1tsp in water with some lemon juice

 

Reishi Mushroom Powder

Benefits: Reishi Mushroom 4:1 Extract Powder is concentrated to ensure maximum digestibility. Reishi mushrooms are prized for their ability to build resistance to illness, detox the body, and calm the nerves.  It is anti-inflammatory, anti-oxidant, detoxifies and improves liver function, balances hormones and fights diabetes, promotes heart health and balances blood pressure. 

** If you have had any type of bleeding disorder; just underwent surgery; take blood pressure medications, blood thinners, chemotherapy drugs or immunosuppressant medications; or have trouble with blood clotting, don’t take reishi mushrooms since they can increase blood pressure, impact blood clotting (called thrombocytopenia) and increase the risk for bleeding.

 

How to use: Your dose in a cup of hot tea.

 

White Chia Seeds

Benefits: The White Chia Seeds have become known for being a powerhouse super food, filled with omega fats, protein, and antioxidants. The high dose of fiber is ideal for digestion and relieving stomach issues.

 

How to use: Chia pudding, smoothies, toppings, baked goods, make your own jams, DIY face scrub.

 

Black Chia Seeds

Benefits: Add some Black Chia Seeds to your dishes for a complete source of plant-based protein. They contain a myriad of essential vitamins and minerals, healthy omega-3 fatty acids, calcium, magnesium, copper, niacin, and zinc. High in antioxidants and fiber

 

How to use: Chia pudding, smoothies, toppings, baked goods, make your own jams, DIY face scrub.

 

Golden Flax Seeds

Benefits: A well-rounded source of essential nutrients and omega-3 fatty acids. Promotes healthy skin and hair, lowers cholesterol, promotes weight loss, high in antioxidants, and helps with menopausal symptoms.

 

How to use: Add to smoothies, cereal and breakfast bowl toppings, salad toppings, and breaded crusts and baked goods!

 

White Quinoa

Benefits: The 100% organic White Quinoa is usually considered to be a whole grain, it is actually a seed, but can be prepared like whole grains and is a great gluten-free alternative.

 

How to use: As a salad topping, or as a whole grain substitute.

 

Cacao Butter

Benefits: Improves heart health, antioxidant, raises immunity, and fights signs of ageing. Good for chapped lips, dry and sensitive skin.

 

How to use: Make your own chocolates! Heal dry and sensitive skin as a moisturizer.

 

Cacao Nibs

Benefits: It's a highly concentrated source of magnesium and antioxidants.

 

How to use: In trail mixes, yogurts, smoothies, breakfast bowls or as a snack!

 

Cacao Paste

Benefits: It's a highly concentrated source of magnesium and antioxidants.

 

How to use: In trail mixes, yogurts, or smoothies, sprinkled on ice cream, and in making desserts!

Cacao Powder

Benefits: Cacao Powder is known as "The Food of the Gods", and for good reason. This highly concentrated source of magnesium and antioxidants possesses a fine texture absolutely rich with flavor and is the ideal alternative to conventional, processed dutched cocoa.

 

How to use: Cocoa substitute. Can be used in baking, smoothies, hot cocoa, and breakfast bowls.

 

Vanilla Bean Powder

Benefits: One of the purest, tastiest, and healthiest powders; the 100% organic and pure Vanilla Bean Powder is made from fresh ground sun-dried vanilla pods.

How to use: In baking, smoothies, and breakfast bowls.

 

Coconut Chips

Benefits: These organic, Coconut Chips come from the white flesh of the mature coconut. In order to maintain the highest nutritive value, they are gently dried and wide-cut to produce coconut “chips”.

 

How to use: The breakfast topping to your breakfast bowl, peanut butter or just as a snack!

 

Coconut Palm Sugar

Benefits: Made from the sweet nectar of the coconut tree flower blossoms, Coconut Palm Sugar is a pure low-glycemic substitute for cane sugar, stevia, and agave syrup.  With a 6,000 year history, palm sweeteners have a proven track record for providing nourishing sweetness for a healthy lifestyle.

 

Shredded Coconut

Benefits: These organic, coconut flakes come from the white flesh of the mature coconut. In order to maintain the highest nutritive value, they are gently dried and shredded to produce our coconut "flakes".

 

How to use: The breakfast topping to your breakfast bowl, peanut butter or just as a snack!

 

Coconut Oil

Benefits: Here's just a few of many benefits coconut oil has to offer: it's an excellent massage oil for all types of skin, it prevents heart problems like high blood pressure, and it strengthens the immune system. Every household should have a bottle of coconut oil available.

 

How to use: It can be used as moisturizer for hair and skin, an alternative to oil and its great for oil pulling.

 

Himalayan Pink Salt

Benefits: Much purer than sea salt, Himalayan pink salt combines sublime flavor from the ancient sea with rich minerals including calcium, magnesium, potassium, copper and iron. This 250 million year old Jurassic era sea salt, is hand harvested from the foothills of the Himalayas, is 100% natural, unrefined and unpolluted pink, translucent salt crystals.

 

How to use: Use as you would salt

 

Goji Berries

Benefits: These raw, Sun-Dried Goji Berries are grown in the lush, fertile valleys of the Ningxia Province in China and have been cherished throughout Asia as one of the most nutrient-rich foods for thousands of years. Add them to your diet to boost your immune system and intake of antioxidant-rich foods.

 

How to use: Topping to cereal, or yoghurt, or as a snack!

 

Mango Slices

Benefits: Dried mangos, known as the “King of Fruit”, are harvested at their peak of ripeness, hand sliced, and then gently-dried to perfection at high altitude. One of the best snacks out there, mangos are an abundant source of vitamin C and vitamin A beta-carotene, which can help boost your immune system.

 

How to use: Topping to cereal, or yoghurt, or as a snack!

 

White Mulberries

Benefits: The Turkish native white mulberries have been prized for thousands of years. The mulberries are selected at the peak of ripeness, then sun-dried to preserve their nutritional benefits and create a perfect, chewy texture. Beyond their sweet and delicate flavor, mulberries are an excellent source of nutrients including iron, calcium, vitamin C, protein and fiber.

 

How to use: Topping to cereal, or yoghurt, or as a snack!

 

Thrive Trail Mix

Benefits: Thrive trail mix is an exotic blend of some of the world's most antioxidant rich super foods. Made to be the perfect energy boosting snack. Thrive trail mix contains no added sugar, salt, or preservatives and is made from some of the world's most nutrient-dense, minimally processed organic ingredients.

 

How to use: Topping to cereal, or yoghurt, or as a snack!

 

Golden Berries

Benefits: Golden Berries are grown on small family-owned organic farms high in the mountain ranges of the Peruvian Andes. They contain high levels of both bioflavanoids and vitamin A. Add them to your diet to boost your intake of anti-inflammatory and antioxidant-rich foods. Eat them raw for a chewy, sweet and tart treat or use them to enhance your culinary creations.

 

How to use: Topping to cereal, or yoghurt, or as a snack!

 

Wheatgrass Juice Powder

Benefits: Alkalizes the body, lowers free radical damage, good for skin, raises immunity and cancer protection, detoxifies the body, lowers high cholesterol and an effective healer.

 

How to use: 1tsp in water with a dash of lemon juice.

Blackcurrant, Blueberry, Lingonberry and Cranberry Powder

Benefits: One of nature's best gifts has to be wild arctic berries; they're naturally rich in antioxidants, vitamins, nutrients, and fiber. A special fact about berries is each flavor carries its own benefits and healthy contributions. Cranberry is rich in fiber, has anti-aging properties, and relieves skin conditions. Lingonberry has a detoxing effect, promotes metabolism, and weight loss. Blackcurrant powder is a good source of fiber and contains flavonoids and omega fatty acids. Blueberry is very low in calories and fat, as well as a beneficial source of zinc, copper, potassium, and magnesium.

How to use: Breakfast bowls, smoothies, yogurts and many more!