Amlas scientific name is Emblica Officinalis, it is commonly known as Indian Gooseberry or Amalaki and is considered the most powerful rejuvenating fruit in traditional Indian medicine. In Sanskrit, Amla means “the sustainer” and has traditionally been prescribed for many uses and is believed to slow down the aging process.
Traditionally Amla has been used to help nourish the scalp and hair roots, promote healthy hair and enrich hair pigmentation. Used also to detoxify the body, support a healthy digestive system, balance stomach acid and promote liver function.
Amla can be used to help menstrual cramping, reduce inflammation and regulate the urinary system. It’s believed to help strengthen the heart muscles, reduce cholesterol, promote the creation of new red blood cells and clean the arteries. In fact according to Dr. Shalini Minglani, a Bangalore-based nutritionist, Amla powder is the purest form of Vitamin C and it enriches you from within by making the blood vessels stronger and thicker.
It can be taken to boost the immune system as well as control the effects of coughs and colds, promote skin health and works well as a natural laxative.
Undoubtedly a powerhouse of nutrients. It is an uncommon balance of sweet, sour, pungent and bitter flavours and will revitalize and rejuvenate your body.
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Add ½-1 teaspoon of Amla to juices, smoothies, soups, water and tea
Take after meals if using as a digestive aid.
100% organic raw Amla fruit powder. No sugar or sweeteners added.