BAOBAB FRUIT POWDER
Reload in Vit C
Nutritional Content Table
how to use baobab powder
MYNAWIRI Baobab fruit powder can very easily be integrated into your daily life.
Dissolve the citrusy powder into water, milk, juices, smoothies or even sauces.
Sparkle your porridge or muesli with a table spoon of Baobab powder.
Integrate the powder into your baking recipes of cakes and bread.
Adansonia digita, commonly known as Baobab, is found only in Africa and Australia. While its exact original location is under debate, Baobab has been part of our eco-system for over 10 million years. The oldest tree existing has found to be 6,000 year old.
Baobab fruits proves to be a nutrient rich African superfood, which has up to date been given little attention.
Health benefits of Baobab fruit powder
IMPROVED ENERGY RELEASE: the high content of soluble Fibers in Baobab fruit are supporting the slow release of energy from absorbed starchy foods. As for example, the use of Baobab fruit powder mixed into water and baked into bread has proved to slow the absorption of the starch and thus reduces the crashes and spikes in blood sugar and energy level.
GASTROINTESTINAL HEALTH: the soluble Fibers in Baobab, which is 10 times more than in apples, is also exerting a prebiotic effect which is promoting the growth of healthy bacteria in the gut. It can therefore relieve from diarrhea, constipation, dysentry and help your body when taking antibiotics.
IMMUNE SYSTEM BOOSTER: Baobab fruit powder has 6 times more Vitamin C than oranges and twices a much Antioxidants than acai berries. It is therefore supporting the development and reparation of your body cells, as well as promoting the absorption of iron and formation of collagen, necessary for a health immune system.
BONE STRENGTH: Forget about milk. Baobab powder contains a high amount of Calcium (285mg for 100g or twice more than milk) which is vital as a mineral to the function of our body. In addition the build and keep our bones healthy, Calcium enables our heart to beat, our blood to clot, and our muscles to contract.
SKIN HEALTH: Vitamin C, highly available in Baobab powder, helps the production of collagen and elastin, which are two proteins praised by skin care products for anti-aging, skin glow and overall skin health.
IRON ABSORPTION: the Iron mineral, is a principal component of the hemoglobin, present in our red blood cells and responsible for the transfer of oxygen from our lungs to body and muscle. The important content of Vitamin C in Baobab powder, strongly supports the absorption of Iron, and therefore supports energy level and concentration capacity.
BLOOD PRESSURE and KIDNEY HEALTH: Baobab fruit powder contains an incredible amount of Potassium, which is an electrolyte counteracting the impact of sodium in our body and supporting a stable and healthy blood pressure. The intake of Potassium on a daily basis (recommended daily intake: 100mg) is also decreasing the risk of strokes, formation of kidney stones, and supports the preservation of the bone mineral density.