Organic Black Maca Powder
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Maca comes in three forms, red, yellow and black; each with their own strengths. Black Maca is known as the stronger of all three. It’s used to boost mood, combat fatigue and stress, and strengthen memory and learning function. Studies also point to black maca as an effective sperm booster for men.
Why Black Maca?
The 'standard' Maca is known as yellow Maca but there is growing scientific evidence that each variety (yellow, black and red) has different strengths in terms of its health benefits. Whilst the outside of this special root is either yellow, red or black - the inside is more or less the same colour.
Black Maca is the Maca of the brain. Used to boost your mood, combat fatigue and stress and strengthening your memory.
Improves Learning & Memory
|There have been a number of scientific studies that looked at the effects of Black Maca on memory and learning. One such study published in 2007 looked at the effects of Black Maca on learning and memory in mice. The researchers concluded that Black Maca "signfiicantly" improved memory impairment (read full article).|
|Another study published in 2011 looked at how Black Maca affected Mice that had had their memory impaired. For 35 days Mice were given either distilled water or Black Maca, they were then put through a series of tests to evaluate memory and learning. The researchers concluded that "these results demonstrated that black maca can enhance learning and memory" (read full article).|
|Another study found that out of all three Maca types, Black Maca had the most promising effect on latent learning (read full article). Latent learning refers to learning which is not immediately evident but rather demonstrated once a reinforcement is given.|
Black Memory For Energy
|Research published in 2009 measured cycling improvements in athletes over a 14 day period of taking Maca. The researchers concluded that Maca "supplementation improved 40 km cycling time trial performance" (Stone, Ibarra, et al. 2009 - full journal article).|
Best Maca For Sperm Count
|A study published in 2006 looked at how Maca affects sperm count. The study found that "Black maca affects sperm count as early as 1 day after beginning of treatment." (read full article)|
|Another scientific study published in 2008 looked at what it is in Black Maca that increases sperm count. The researchers concluded that it may be the antioxidant component.|
Ok so ive tried most maca on the shelf. Generally all have a bitter finish and you jam fruit and sugars to fix this. THIS maca however is malty and smooth. I have it with a flat teaspoon of honey or drinking chocolate and its so good. I even got my local health food shop to stock these guys and im cheering!
Promising Effects on Female Reproductive Cycle
|A study published in 2012 looked at the effects of Black Maca on a range of different aspects of the female reproductive system of mice. The researchers found that Black Maca had a positive impact on embryo implantation and uterine weight and it also helped to regulated the reproductive cycle (read full article.|
|Where Does It Come From?||
All Forest Super Foods Maca is guaranteed to come direct from the growers in Peru.
|Best Before||12 - 24 months|