Author - Paul Upfield

BLUE PHYCOCYANIN HEALTH Real or Myth

  Is the increasingly popular phycocyanin “Blue spirulina” the wonder well-being product that the health gurus and stores are promoting? The answer is YES and NO. This linked article shows just how good the product CAN be in it’s purest form http://www.algaeindustrymagazine.com/special-report-spirulina-part-3-an-impressive-nutritional-profile/ Spirulina is found in two separate forms as the article below demonstrates So how does blue spirulina differ from traditional spirulina? Blue spirulina is derived from blue-green algae, Arthrospira platensis; this algae is more commonly known as spirulina. So where does the blue color come from? [...]

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MATCHA TEA POWDER-The antioxidant bomb

Continuing our series on the health powders of the world brings us straight to the antioxidant king of powders MATCHA TEA. Please see below for the benefits that this wonderful powder brings. It’s a special form of green tea Matcha literally means “powdered tea.” When you order traditional green tea, components from the leaves get infused into the hot water, then the leaves are discarded. With matcha, you’re drinking the actual leaves, which have been finely powdered and made into a solution, traditionally [...]

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