Organic Camu Camu
What is Organic Camu Camu?
Scientific name: Myrciaria dubia
Camu Camu, also known as camucamu, cacari, or camocamo, is a small bushy riverside fruit tree from the Amazon rainforest in Peru and Brazil. It grows to a height of 3–5 m and bears a red/purple cherry-like fruit. It is a close relative of the jabuticaba and the guava berry.
Our Organic Camu Camu has been grown by professional farmers which cultivate with the utmost respect to original organic traditions. This means that our Camu Camu is as natural as it gets, and contains all the nutrients needed for a healthy life style.
One of the few known facts of camu camu is that it contains 60 times, (that’s 60 times) more vitamin C than an orange. Sixty times!
Aside from being a source of vitamins camu camu has been traditionally used and valued in South America for its clear advantages from its several nutrients…
Promising sources of various bioactive compounds such as vitamin C, phenolic compounds and carotenoids.
Camu-camu is also a great source of potassium, iron, calcium, phosphorous and various kinds of amino acids such as serine, valine and leucine, all of which contribute to balancing a healthy diet. Haven’t tried it? Why not try it today?
Due to the high levels of vitamins and minerals Camu Camu acts as a powerful antioxidant in your body and is vital for the health of your skin and immune system.
Camu camu may have antibacterial properties that could help reduce blood pressure, weight, and blood sugar levels.
There’re studies claiming that camu camu has anti-viral properties that can help with cold sores, herpes, shingles, and the common cold. You live in England? Better get yourself some camu camu.
At SelvaBio we like it when our products are used in versatile approaches as we feel it’s the best way to figure out how one might prefer it… with a product like camu camu and its many forms, there’s a wide range of uses…
[Organic Camu Camu] powder can be easily mixed directly as an ingredient in yoghurts, smoothies, porridge or even tea!