★ Our Algaessence:
Algaessence is a one of a kind organic blend made of natural micro and macro algae from Portugal (EU): organic Chlorella vulgaris, organic Fucus vesiculosus and organic Ulva rigida. The macroalgae are sustainably cultivated in a land-based integrated aquaculture system by ALGAplus Lda (Aveiro), and microalgae are produced in an ecologically efficient and controlled system by Allmicroalgae (Pataias).
★ Why is it so unique?
✓ ORGANIC MICRO AND MACROALGAE BLEND: Organic Chlorella vulgaris, Organic Fucus vesiculosus and Organic Ulva rigida!
✓ PRODUCED IN EU: ALGAplus Lda (Aveiro, Portugal) and Allmicroalgae (Pataias, Portugal).
✓ CERTIFIED by the European Organic Certification (PT-BIO-03 EU Agriculture)
✓ ALGAE ESSENCE IN YOUR FOOD: The perfect powder blend to add in your milkshakes, juices, soups, sauces, yogurts, fruit, ice creams and gelatins.
✓ NUTRITIONAL BENEFITS: Rich in Protein, Dietary fibre, Vitamin B12, ALA (omega-3), Iodine, Iron and Magnesium! Low saturated fat content!
✓ DIETARY MIX: Recommended daily consumption of 1 or 2 coffee spoons per day. Suitable for Vegans & Vegetarians.
✓ NATURAL & PURE: Soy Free, Lactose Free, Sugar-Free, Nuts Free, Non-GMO, Irradiation Free, Additive Free, Pesticides and Fertilizer Free, and free from animal ingredients, Without sugars or sweeteners!
★ Chlorella health benefits for Heart protection:
✓ Chlorella supplementation reduces cardiovascular risk factors, improving, among several aspects, the levels of total cholesterol, LDLC levels, and systolic and diastolic blood pressure and fasting blood glucose (Ryu et al., 2014; Kim et al., 2016; Fallah et al., 2018).
★ How is Algaessence helping you promote your Health & Wellness, boost your Immunity & Natural Defense and protect of your heart?
✓ Vitamin B12 contributes to the normal function of the nervous and immune system, the psychological function, normal red blood cell formation and energy-yielding metabolism!
✓ Additionally, Iron contributes to the normal function of the cognitive and immune system, the normal formation of red blood cells, haemoglobin and energy-yielding metabolism, while reducing tiredness and fatigue!
✓ Protein contributes to the maintenance of muscle mass and normal bones!
✓ Iodine promotes a normal cognitive function and nervous system, the maintenance of normal skin, the normal production of thyroid hormones and thyroid function, also normal energy-yielding metabolism!
✓ Alpha-linolenic acid (ALA), an omega-3 fatty acid, contributes to the maintenance of healthy blood cholesterol levels.
✓ Also, reducing consumption of saturated fat will contribute to the maintenance of healthy blood cholesterol levels.
★ Chlorella health benefits for Immunity & Natural Defense:
✓ Oral administration of Chlorella vulgaris augments concomitant antitumor immunity (Tanaka et al., 1990);
✓ Chlorella vulgaris hot water extracts improved immune function (An et al., 2010);
✓ Chlorella vulgaris hot water extract acts as an antiallergic dietary agent by suppressing histamine release (Bae et al., 2013);
✓ Chlorella vulgaris hot water extract acts might be effective in the treatment of opportunistic infection in retrovirus-induced immunodeficient patients (Hasegawa et al., 1995);
✓ Short term Chlorella vulgaris supplementation have a beneficial immunostimulatory effect, enhancing the NK cell activity and producing interferon-γ and interleukin-12 as well as interleukin-1β (Kwak et al., 2012).
★ Chlorella benefits for Health & Wellness:
✓ Chlorella vulgaris hot water extract enhances immune function and improves physical stamina (An et al., 2006);
✓ Chlorella vulgaris promoted dioxin excretion (Morita et al., 1999);
✓ Chlorella vulgaris hot water extract may prevent ulcer formation mainly through the “immune-brain-gut” axis and protection of gastric mucosa by its own characteristics (Tanaka et al., 1997);
✓ Chlorella vulgaris with acute eccentric exercise can have a more modulating effect on serum IL-6, insulin resistance and other characteristics in overweight men (Samadi et al., 2020);
✓ Chlorella vulgaris improved the performance in rabbits through attenuation of oxidative stress and of enhancement hepatic antioxidant enzymes activities (Sikiru et al., 2019);
✓ Ability to detoxify the body of heavy metals, such as methylmercury, and heterocyclic amines (Lee et al., 2015; Maruyama et al., 2017; Merino et al., 2019);
✓ High applicability as a Pre- and Probiotic contributing to the regulation of gastrointestinal transit, weight control, and inhibition of pathogenic infections (Fujiwara et al., 1998; Beheshtipour et al., 2013; Jin et al., 2020);
✓ Chlorella consumption helps with weight loss, decrease blood glucose levels and improve lipid levels, especially in people with non-alcoholic liver disease (Ebrahimi-Mameghani et al., 2014; Chitsaz et al., 2016 ; Ebrahimi-Mameghani et al., 2016).