Commonly referred to as ‘Peruvian Ginseng’, Maca has been used for centuries to support brain function and as a natural aphrodisiac. As an adaptogenic plant, it has the ability to help your body acclimatise to stress. Modern research has shown that Maca may be helpful for improving sexual function and memory, and to balance hormones.
Maca has a strong affinity for the reproductive system in both men and women, and has been found to boost libido, increase fertility and improve sexual function. It may also reduce symptoms of Menopause and positively impact mood. Maca is thought to increase energy and stamina in athletes, and studies have indicated that it may have a protective effect on the brain and reduce age related memory loss. It is also thought to help protect the skin from UV radiation and speed wound healing.
Our Maca is a blend of yellow, red and black Maca, so contains all the benefits of the three types. It is certified organic and approved by the Soil Association of Great Britain.