Remember Popeye the Sailor and his can of spinach??
Popeye would have been at an advantage if he had a can of MORINGA LEAVES because it has 25 times more iron than in spinach! When it comes to benefits of Moringa, there are too many to count!
Moringa oleifera, commonly known as drumstick tree or the miracle tree is known for its medicinal properties and health benefits. It strengthens the immune system, delays ageing, cleanses the body of toxins, and is also known to help fight depression and cancer.
Dried Moringa leaves has restricted use as dietary products due to its unpleasant taste – as it becomes further bitter on drying. Therefore, powder of Moringa leaves is normally processed into different forms such as tablet, capsules and cereal formulations.
Moringa oil, produced from the seeds of the Moringa Oleifera tree, is used in ayurvedic medicine and in cosmetic products for its anti-inflammatory properties as well as its moisturizing, cleansing ,and emollient properties. It finds application in food, hair care products and also, as a machine lubricant. It is used for aromatherapy and in massage oils because it blends well with essential oils and is a good carrier oil.
Moringa leaf extract is used as a food preservative. It increases the shelf life of meat by reducing oxidation. The extract is widely used in the cosmetic industry as it has many therapeutic and skin purifying properties.Moringa seed extract is known to inhibit bacterial growth and can be used to purify water, making it potable for humans and animals.