ACAI Berry Juice Benefits
The Açaí berry, or Açaí Fruit (ah-sigh-ee) grows on majestic palm trees in the
Amazon Rainforest and looks like a purple marble or grape. Açaí has a
delicious tropical berry flavor and provides exceptional nutrition.
Açaí contains high levels of Antioxidants, Omega Fatty Acids (healthy fats),
Iron, Amino Acids, Fiber, and many other vitamins and minerals. The people
living in the Amazon region in Northern Brazil, have consumed Açaí for
hundreds of years and it's healing and sustaining powers are legendary.
Acai Berry is known to harness the following properties:
Antimutagenic (click to read a news article on Acai and cancer),
Açaí berries contain very high amounts of essential fatty acid & omegas proven
to lower LDL & maintain HDL cholesterol levels.
They are also a remarkable concentration of antioxidants to help combat
premature aging. Açaí Berry is a dense source of a particular class of flavonoids
called anthocyanins. The ORAC value of Açaí Berry is higher than any other
edible berry in the world!
Açaí Berry is also an excellent source of dietary fiber! Açaí is extremely rich on
organic vegetable protein which does not generate cholesterol during its
digestion and is easier processed and transported to your muscles than animal
protein (such as in milk or meat).
Besides its outstanding content of protein and unsaturated lipids, açaí is also
rich on carbohydrates which provide your body with the necessary energy
while working or practicing any kind of sport.
An amazingly high concentration levels of antioxidants contributing to
combating premature aging. The proanthocyanidine contents in Açaí Berries
are 10 to 30 times the anthocyanins (these are the purple colored antioxidants)
of red wine per volume.
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