Organic Australian Wheatgrass powder (Chlorophyll, Detox)
Organic Wheatgrass Powder (Grown in Australia)
Wheatgrass is a green nutritious herbal plant prepared from the cotyledons of the wheat plant. It is famous for its nutritional benefits. It can be grown indoors and outdoors. In fact, a consumer can grow wheatgrass in their own backyard if they please since it is easy to grow. It is harvested when its leaves develop a split and another leaf emerges. It is usually grown in low temperatures .When harvested, it is sold as either juice, powder concentration or tablets. Wheatgrass juice is famous in juice bars. It is a favorite among consumers of healthy juices. Commercially, wheatgrass is also available in the following forms wheatgrass cream, gel, liquid herbal supplement, and wheatgrass massage lotion and as a spray.
Wheatgrass has many health benefits to a consumer. Some of the reasons why many people flock in juice bars to buy wheatgrass juice include
- High nutrient content
Wheatgrass is a nutrient-filled herb. Its green color is not only pleasing to look at, but also nutrient-loaded chlorophyll. In fact, it is among the herbs with one of the highest levels of chlorophyll at around 70%.It also contains other nutrients such as carbohydrates, fiber, protein, vitamin A, C, E, K, B1, B2, B3, B5, B6, calcium, iron magnesium, zinc, copper, manganese and others in little amounts. Consuming a glass of wheatgrass juice a day can be very beneficial for someone with low nutrients in the body.
- Improves body immune system
Wheatgrass helps to boost the immunity system by suppressing the immunity response. Wheatgrass increases the red blood cell count in the body. Its rich chlorophyll helps to deliver oxygen in the blood efficiently thus providing energy in the body. The nutrients in wheatgrass also give energy to the body to overcome nutritional deficiencies. It also gives the body energy to overcome fatigue and tiredness. In the event of an illness, wheatgrass helps to accelerate the healing process.
- Helps in treating skin diseases
Wheatgrass has the ability to treat skin diseases such as eczema, psoriasis, and even sunburn. The nutrients in wheatgrass help to remove blemishes and acne. They also hydrate the skin and help it to regenerate faster in the case of sunburn or injury. Rubbing wheatgrass across the injured part of the skin has a relieving effect and even helps to treat inflammation. In fact, before modern medicine, people would use wheatgrass to take care of people suffering from leprosy.
- It acts as a natural deodorant
Consumption of wheatgrass can help to fight body odor. The chlorophyll in wheatgrass acts a natural deodorant by neutralizing the body odor. Body odor may result from poor dietary intake and poor gut health among other reasons. The nutrients in wheatgrass help especially if the body is unable to process dietary fats which cause a bad odor by providing the body with fiber.
- Helps in detoxification and cleansing of body organs
Wheatgrass has a high nutrient concentration and highly alkaline thus making it the perfect herb for detoxification. It plays a key role in cleansing toxins from the body. It also helps cells to regain their functionality. It also has enzymes and nutrients that help to detoxify and cleanse the liver by removing foreign materials and heavy metal. It also helps to revitalize this crucial organ by protecting it from oxidative stress.
Please also see our interesting article on superfoods which includes wheatgrass!
How to use
We suggest taking 1/2 - 4 teaspoons a day mixed with water, juices, smoothies, mixed into food, or take as directed by your healthcare practitioner