What is Spirulina?

Spirulina is a single celled, blue green alga produced by photosynthesis – the natural process by which plants absorb energy from sunlight. It is a rich source of protein and is abundant in all nine of the essential amino acids. It is highly concentrated source of a wide variety of vitamins and minerals. The spirulina used in Green Origins Organic Spirulina Powder is grown naturally in pools of pure water and harvested once it reached the requires density. Spirulina powder is and easy way to incorporate more protein in your diet by simply adding it to a shot of water and drinking up to twice a day.

Green Origins Organic Spirulina is sourced from an island in the South China Sea, in an environmentally pristine area far away from any industrial activity. It received minimal processing.

Grown naturally, the algae are left to grow in pools of pure water, multiplying rapidly. When they reach the required density, they are harvested.

The chromium, iron and magnesium in Green Origins Spirulina contribute to immune system function, bone and muscle health and blood sugar support. Spirulina is high in calcium which helps contribute to healthy hair, skin and nails. It is a rich source of protein and is abundant in all nine of the essential amino acids – those that we cannot make for ourselves and so must obtain from food.

It is recommended to take 1-2 heaped teaspoons mixed with water, juice or a smoothie per day. We also recommend that you start with a smaller serving and increase this gradually. This product should not be used as a substitute for a varied balanced diet and a healthy lifestyle. Do not exceed the suggested use. Store in a cool, dry place.