The Aguaje is one of the richest and most nutritious fruits of the Amazon. It grows in and near wet areas in tropical South America – Peru. Also known as the moriche palm or buriti, is a palm tree. It is a tall tree which can reach up to 35 metres in height. The large leaves form a rounded crown. The flowers are yellowish, and appear from December to April. The fruit, which grows from December to June, is a chestnut color and is covered with shiny scales. The yellow flesh covers a hard, oval, nut.
Nutrients: Aguaje contains phytoestrogens, vitamins and minerals that enhance the internal and external health of our body, skin and hair. The main components are: beta carotene (provitamin A), tocopherols (vitamin E) and ascorbic acid (vitamin C).
-Decrease and relieve the symptoms of menopause.
-Balance hormone leves.
-Help to shape the figure in addition to improving the hair and skin.
-Help in treatment for scurvy and diseases that destabilize the metabolism like tuberculosis and –dysentery.
Certifications: DIGESA Peruvian health ministry
How to use: Adults take 2 aguaje capsules three times per day, with meals.