Moringa Powder has been in the limelight for thousands of years for its countless health benefits. It is rich in healthy antioxidants and bio-active plant compounds. Moringa leaves have over 7 times more vitamin C than oranges and 15 times more potassium than a banana. Here are a few benefits of Moringa Powder:
- High in anti-oxidants
- High in vitamins and minerals
- Rich in fiber
- Rich source of iron
- Highly bio-available
- 25% plant protein
- Deeply nourishes skin
- Repairs cell damage
- Improves complexion
For Face/Skin: Mix half a tablespoon of Moringa powder with a tablespoon each of honey and rose water and add half a tablespoon of lemon juice to it. Check consistency and apply to face in the morning and wash with lukewarm water.
For Hair: Mix the Moringa powder with lukewarm water and make a paste. Apply and leave it on your hair for 20 minutes. Wash it off with cold water. This will make your hair shinier and soft. It also helps in hair re-growth.
Can I consume Moringa powder?
Yes. Moringa powder can be consumed. It has a rich spinach-like taste. Consumption of Moringa powder is known to have several benefits including sugar control, improving immunity, controlling blood pressure, weight loss, detox, etc. Refer to blogs at Scala Organics to find delicious recipes to consume Moringa powder.
Are there any side-effects to Moringa Powder?
There are no known side-effects to Moringa Powder both for consumption and application. It has been widely used by women during pregnancy to increase breast milk production. Too much of Moringa powder, however, may cause diarrhea.
What is the shelf life of Moringa Powder?
When stored in an airtight container, Moringa powder can last up to several years.