Moringa powder


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Moringa powder

moringa-powder-orac-valueMoringa powder is very popular and commonly used as nutrient and herbal supplements. Just have two or three spoonful of Moringa powder and you get all the important nutrients and vitamins like vitamin C, vitamin A, iron, calcium, etc. The best part is that the food-based nutrients are easily absorbed by the body and this means that even a moderate dose of Moringa powder. You can thus feed your body with maximum efficiency and its daily dose of daily nutrients.

The Color of the Moringa Powder

The color is of the powder when processed correctly is light to dark green and the powder retains 95% of all the nutrients. If you come across brown, dark brown colored powders, it means that powder has not been properly processed and doesn’t carry complete potency. The good quality powder contains the macro-nutrients calcium, potassium and magnesium; vitamins A, B complex, C, E & K and the essential micro-nutrients.

Using Moringa Powder

It is easy to use moringa powder. One can add the powder to food or beverage and thus boost the content of vitamin, mineral and proteins. One can add a few spoonfuls of the powder to any meal and make them more nutritious. The powder has a substantial impact on malnourished children, lactating women, pregnant women and the elderly. Malnourished children aged 1-3 years should take 3 tablespoons of Moringa powder every day, while the lactating women should consume 6 tablespoons of the powder’s potency

The right way of drying the powder when processing and preparing is to dry it in shade. There should be no sun rays entering into the room or the powder will lose its potency. Always ask the provider and the manufacturer as to how the powder was prepared and check its color. Proper hygiene is very essential during processing and the person involved in processing should wear hand gloves so as to prevent polluting the moringa leaves.

Check the expiry date of the powder. It will become deodorized and will lose all its potency. If the powder has not been processed properly, it can absorb moisture and one can find molds growing on it. Make sure that the powder has been prepared hygienically and processed property. Always store the powder in opaque containers so as to avoid the penetration of sunlight and keep the container in a cool dark place. Avoid exposing it to extreme temperatures. Make sure that you buy your powder from reliable and trusted sources.

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