Maca Powder is a magnificent mix of fibre, carbohydrates & minerals consumed by the Incan warriors prior to battle. This superfood helped increase their fighting spirit, libido, stamina and strength. Maca powder has undoubtedly become very popular among athletes because of its rich content of nutrients.
What is Maca Powder?
Maca powder comes from a plant native to the high Andes of Peru. It is abundant with minerals, vitamins, enzymes and essential amino acids. In Peru, it is known as ‘aphrodisiac of the Andes’.
Maca powder contains:
- Vitamins B1, B2, C, E,
- Minerals and trace elements including potassium, iodine, zinc, calcium, magnesium, phosphorus, iron, iodine, sulphur, bismuth, silicon, boron, tin and silica.
- Fatty acids, complex alkaloids, and sterols.
Maca Powder Can Boost Your Sex Drive Naturally: Health Benefits
Maca powder has the ability to improve fertility. According to lab studies conducted on rats, after being fed Maca males rats increased their sperm count, and female increased egg follicle development. In Peru, Maca is used to improve strength as well as fertility.
This powder contains unique compounds as macamides and macaenes which can significantly boost your health energy levels. Moreover, Maca powder has a high content of iron, manganese, and phosphorus, and can fight fatigue.