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Camu Camu Powder (Myrciaria dubia)
This extraordinary fruit lives deep in the Amazon rainforests of South America and packs an amazing nutrient density. Its claim to fame as being the densest source of vitamin C in the world.
The Camu-Camu bush that produces fruit which contains powerful phytochemicals with health benefits, including the amino acids serine, valine, and leucine, and more Vitamin C than any other known plant in the world. The camu-camu fruit has a surprising range of uses. Many people have stopped using large dosages of synthetic Vitamin C because they find that Camu-Camu is energizing, and highly effective in supporting the immune system and balanced mood.
The Camu-Camu fruit is about the size of a large grape and has a purplish red skin with a yellow pulp. It grows wild, is harvested directly into a freezer boat, which travels down the river ways of the Amazon where the fruit is picked at the height of its ripeness and flash-frozen. It is then taken to a processing plant where it is thawed, peeled, liquefied and spray dried. The resulting powder is a pale pink to yellow beige with very potent effects.
In a 100 gram serving, camu camu has shown to have up to 7.5 grams of vitamin C, which is an unprecedented 7.5% of its weight. To provide comparison, it provides 60 times more vitamin C than an orange on an ounce-by-ounce basis.
Camu-Camu is traditionally made into a juice the people of the rainforest to support immune system and help maintain optimal health. It also contains bioflavonoids, the amino acids serine, valine, and leucine, plus considerable quantities of thiamine, riboflavin and niacin. Camu Camu helps to promote healthy gums, eyes, and skin and supports the functions of the brain (nervous system) and heart (circulatory system).
Our Camu camu is 100% pure fruit powder (Myrciaria dubia). No binders, fillers or additives are used. These products are non-irradiated and non-fumigated. Our Camu camu is a wild harvested product grown naturally in the Peruvian Amazon without any pesticides or fertilizers.
100% pure camu-camu fruit powder (Myrciaria dubia). No binders, fillers or additives are used. This product is non-irradiated and non-fumigated. It is a wild harvested product grown naturally in the Peruvian Amazon without any pesticides or fertilizers.
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