Premium Maca powder is grown high in the highest regions of the Peruvian Andean Mountains at an elevation of 3800–4400m above sea level. Its incredible health properties have been lauded for thousands of years in South America. It is easy to use. Simply add to your favourite smoothie. Sprinkle over your yoghurt or breakfast cereal or added it to your favourite raw slice. For recipes and inspiration, download our free e-cookbook. Like any super food, we recommend not using it under heated conditions as this will affect the nutritional value.
Maca is rich in vitamin B, C, and E. It also provides calcium, zinc, iron, magnesium, phosphorous and amino acids. Magnesium assists muscle repair after exercise. Vit C can assist in naturally boosting immunity.
Within days of using maca you should see your energy levels increase. It is also associated with increased stamina. Many endurance athletes take maca for peak performance. If you find yourself feeling run down, using Maca might be just the boost you need.
Maca is widely promoted to boost libido in booth men and women. It has also been linked to balancing your hormones and increasing fertility. It was used by the Amazon Warriors centuries ago and can turn you into a modern day warrior.
Women’s health and mood
Maca has been linked to assisting with menstrual issues and menopause. It alleviates cramps, body pain, hot flashes, anxiety, mood swings, and depression. Please note, if you are pregnant or breast feeding we recommend not taking Maca.
General Health & Wellbeing
Iron helps restore red blood cells, which assists anaemia and heart diseases. It helps keeps your bones and teeth healthy. Can assist your body to heal wounds quicker. When used in conjunction with a good workout routine and a balanced, healthy diet, Maca will assist in increasing muscle mass.
Maca is also taken to assist with skin issues. It has been linked to clearing acne and decreasing skin sensitivity to hot and cold conditions.
Maca is an adaptogen that balances the endocrine system with it's unique blend of vitamins, minerals and amino acids. This can assist with stress, depression and anxiety.
To purchase Connect Foods Maca Powder, visit your local Woolworths store.