Amla Berry (Amalaki) Powder
Amla (aka Amalaki or Indian Gooseberry) is known as the Great Rejuvenator. It is
helpful for a variety of digestive problems, enhancing cellular regeneration and is well known for its
antibacterial and antioxidant properties. It supports a healthy heart and promotes good blood circulation as
well as nourishes the brain and improving mental functions. It has also been used to improve eyesight,
strengthen the bones and teeth, and cause hair and nails to grow. Fortifying for the liver, spleen, and lungs,
amla is excellent for helping to flush out toxins and has been used for thousands of years in Ayurvedic herbal
Unlike many superfoods being introduced today, the chemical profile of Amla cannot be limited to one star
ingredient or beneficial compound. Instead, research has discovered an unparalleled spectrum of powerful
anti-oxidants, polyphenols, tannic acids and bioflavanoids. Amla also contains a high concentration of amino acids,
trace minerals and other beneficial phytonutrients.
Research into the specific health benefits of Amla Powder is ongoing, but studies indicate that it may:
* Be a potent antioxidant due to the high concentration of tannins, polyphenols and vitamin C
* Promote a healthy immune system
* Help to prevent colds and infections
* Support liver and kidney detoxification
* Lower blood pressure and cholesterol levels
* Promote health, vitality and fight fatigue
* Help to prevent hair loss
Amla may also be used externally and works as an excellent moisturizer promoting healthy radiant skin, hair and
nails. Amla can be used in shampoos to nourish the hair and scalp and prevent premature grey hair.
Amla (Amalaki) contains the potent phenolic combination of ellagic acid, gallic acid and emblicanin A+B. Together
these polyphenols are important for reducing cellular and oxidative stress, destroying immune damaging free
radicals and supporting the overall detoxification of the body. The bioflavanoids, rutin and quercetin also
contribute to the overall antioxidant, anti-inflammatory and youth promoting qualities of this remarkable fruit.
Additionally, amla contains the potent cancer fighting antioxidant enzymes super oxide dismutase (SOD), glutathione
peroxidase, and catalase
Our Amla is cultivated without the use of chemicals in India.
Suggested Use: 1 teaspoon twice daily.