Goji Berry Extract Powder

Goji Berry Extract Powder

  • Goji Berries have a long history of use as a tonic in traditional Chinese medicine.
  • The goji berry, a relative of tomato, is a natural source of lycopene and has also been called the world's most powerful anti-aging food.
  • This bright red berry is not only a source of antioxidants, vitamins, and minerals but also contains many unique phytonutrients.
  • Goji berries contain 18 amino acids; including the 8 essentials. They are a superb source of vitamin A and are a rich source of vitamin C ... More Info

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Goji Berries have more beta carotene than carrots

-- And have 500 times more vitamin C per ounce than oranges!

For thousands of years, the Goji Berry (Lycium Barbarum) has been revered for its staggering array of health benefits. Goji berries have been used to possibly support a healthy aging process, support a healthy immune system response, support a healthy liver, support healthy blood and promote cardiovascular health, support eye health, support healthy blood pressure and blood sugar levels, support a healthy glandular system and support normal healthy kidney function.

Modern science has shown that this bright red berry is not only a source of antioxidants, vitamins, and minerals but also contains many unique phytonutrients, polysaccharides and complex compounds that scientists are just beginning to understand.

Our Goji Berry extract powder contains a whopping 50% polysaccharides.

Goji berry extract powder

The goji berry, a relative of the tomato, is a natural source of lycopene and has also been called the world's most powerful anti-aging food. It is one of the highest rated foods on the ORAC scale (Oxygen Radical Absorbance Capacity) only rivaled by the acai berry. The ORAC scale is a test developed by USDA researchers out of Tufts University in Boston that measures the antioxidant level in foods.

Goji berries possess an unmatched ability to absorb injurious free radicals that attack the body and contribute to the aging process and many diseases. Today, our bodies are constantly being bombarded by free radicals from the air we breathe, the water we drink, the pesticides on our fruits and vegetables, the chemicals we clean with, the preservatives in our processed food and so on. Eating foods high in antioxidants is one way we can help our bodies combat these free radicals and the damage they cause.

Goji berries are rich in protein, essential fatty acids, vitamins, minerals and phytonutrients

Goji berries contain 18 amino acids; including the 8 essential ones. They are a superb source of vitamin A and offer more beta carotene than carrots, are a rich source of vitamin C; having 500 times more vitamin C per ounce than oranges. Goji berries also contain 21 trace minerals including germanium; a substance rarely found in foods, and vitamins B1, B2, B6. The raw goji berry is a nutritionally dense food and an excellent source of protein, too. Goji Berries have a long history of use as a tonic in traditional Chinese medicine.

Some possible health benefits and traditional uses of Goji Berry Extract Powder may include:

  • 50% polysaccharides

  • May reduce the craving for sugar

  • May support a healthy aging process

  • Possible antioxidant protection for supporting a healthy liver

  • May support the building of strong blood

  • May support a healthy cardiovascular system

  • May support eye health

  • May support the body's ability to keep healthy ph balance in the blood

  • May support healthy blood pressure & blood sugar levels

  • May support a healthy glandular system

  • May support the strengthening of muscles & bones

  • May aid with normal kidney function

  • May support the improvement fertility

  • May support healthy weight reduction in obese adults

  • May supports a healthy inflammation response

Micronutrients of Goji include:

  • Minerals: Calcium, Iron, Phosphorus, Zinc, Copper, Selenium, Germanium, Potassium

  • Vitamins: Vitamin C, Thiamin, Riboflavin, Vitamin B-6, Vitamin A, Beta carotene, Vitamin E, Zeaxanthin & Lutine

  • Amino Acids: Tryptophan, Threonine, Isoleucine, Leucine,. Lysine, Methionine, Cystine, Phenylalanine, Tyrosine, Valine, Arginine, Histidine, Alanine, Aspartic Acid, Glutamic Acid, Proline, Serine

  • Essential Fatty Acids: Linoleic Acid, Alpha-Linolenic Acid

  • Carotenoids: Beta Carotene, Zeaxanthin, Lutein, Lycopene, Cryptoxanthin, Xanthophyll

  • Polysaccharides

  • Monosaccharides

  • Phytosterols: Beta-Sitosterol

  • Phenols: Resveratrol

  • Other Phytochemicals: Cyperone, Solavetivone, Physalin

Suggested Use: Mix 1 teaspoon with juice, yogurt or add to your favorite smoothie.

Mixing suggestions: To increase flavor and nutritional profile combine with our organic premium acai and acerola cherry powders in a smoothie.



Miscellaneous Facts about our Goji Berry Extract Powder

Ingredients: Goji Berry extract and non-GMO tapioca maltodextrin derived from yuca root*.

Botanical Name: Lycium barbarum

Other Names: Wolfberry, Lycii Berry, pinyin, mede berry, Lycium chinese, barbary matrimony vine, bocksdorn, Duke of Argyll's tea tree, Barbarum, Murali, red medlar, Boxberry, Boxthorn, Gou qi-zi, matrimony vine, Tibetan goji, Chinese wolfberry, Himalayan goji, Chinese Matrimony-vine.

Origin: China

*  This product contains a small amount of tapioca maltodextrin, which is a starch made from organically grown non-GMO yuca root (cassava root). This starch acts as a drying agent and is necessary to keep this powder from clumping into hard chunks or one solid brick. Please go here to learn more about why we use non-GMO Yuca Maltodextrin in some products.

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How to Maintain Optimum Freshness

  • Our Goji Berry Extract Powder packaged in airtight stand-up, resealable foil pouches for optimum freshness.

  • Once opened, just push the air out of the pouch before resealing it in order to preserve maximum potency. Keep your Goji Berry Extract Powder in a cool, dark, dry place.

This product is 100% natural and minimally processed:
Taste, smell, texture, and color may vary from batch to batch. Go here to learn why our products may naturally vary.

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