Maca Root Powder, Organic, 1oz. bag
Maca is a root crop from Peru that is used as a nutritious food as well as an adaptogenic herbal medicine. It has many virtues for the hormonal system, helping both men and women. The powder is ideal to add to smoothies, porridge, breads, and more. According to Inca mythology, the god Viracocha, who is considered the creator god and ruler of the universe, gave Maca to the people as a gift. The Incas believed that consuming Maca would give them strength, endurance and vitality, thus it was considered a sacred plant. Maca was also used in traditional Inca medicine to help with a variety of ailments, including infertility and impotence. The Incas believed that consuming Maca would enhance sexual function and fertility. The flavor is sweet, malty, and nourishing. Also try our Maca tincture.
Over the past several years there has been concern about low quality Chinese Maca flooding the market. Make sure your Maca is from South America!
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