Life Enthusiast Newsletter 112
Maca Root is THE Answer, for both men AND women
One great thing about Maca Root is that it has a long history of being safe, healing nutrition. For thousands of years, people in the Andes Mountains of Peru have been consuming Maca Root for its medicinal benefits, and now you can too.
Historically and traditionally, Maca Root was used as an aphrodisiac and fertility secret. But its uses go much further than that.
People who take Maca Root report feeling more alive and energetic, with a higher sense of well-being. This is from Maca Root’s restorative effect on hormone balance and feel-good endorphins.
If your health could use improvement in any of the following areas, keep reading further below, to learn about how Maca Root can work for you…
- More energy and stamina
- Increased fertility
- Improved sexual function
- Better memory, mood and mental focus
- Hormone balancing
- Booster for your immune system.
Maca Root for Balance in All Things…
Maca is believed to restore hormone balance by supporting the endocrine system, to regulate healthy adrenal and thyroid functions. The adrenal and thyroid glands play a major part in regulating feelings – everything from stress to appetite. Restoring the health of these glands is essential to feel your best.
Maca Root Benefits for Women
Hormone balancing to improve:
- Symptoms of both PMS and Menopause
- Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS)
- Reproductive health (fertility)
- Sexual function and libido.
Maca Root Benefits for Men
- Increased fertility from positive effects on sperm production, mobility and volume
- Reduced prostate size in studies done on male rats – may help human prostate health too
- Improves sexual function and libido.
Maca Root ~ Antioxidant Booster
Maca Root acts as a natural antioxidant by boosting your levels of glutathione and SOD (superoxide dismutase) – two major disease fighters in your body.
Recent studies show that Maca Root can help prevent chronic degenerative diseases that come from high levels of LDL or bad cholesterol (heart diseases), high antioxidative states (cancers) and impaired glucose tolerance (diabetes).
Why Use a Tincture?
Highly Concentrated Herbal Effects.
Tinctures are absorbed more quickly and efficiently than capsules, tablets or teas. They are the most effective way to take herbal medicines.
Made by soaking herbs in alcohol for anywhere from 6-8 weeks, then the left-over herbal matter is pressed out and discarded. The remaining liquid is a powerful Tincture – all the beneficial properties from the herbs are concentrated and infused into the liquid.
Maca Root Facts
Maca is considered an adaptogen – a name given to some natural substances that help you naturally adapt to stressors like a busy schedule, demanding job or illness.
Maca Root has a relatively high amount of absorbable plant-based nutrients including protein, fiber, calcium and magnesium, among others. Maca Root powder is comprised of approximately 18% Protein, 76.5% Carbohydrates, 5% Fat and 8.5% Fiber.