Lycium Chinese Fruit Extract 5:1
Botanical Name: Lycium Barbarum
Lycium fruit has traditionally been used to increase life span, enhancing the appearance of the skin and treat many specific health concerns, such as boosting the immune system, protecting the liver and many others.
Lycium fruit is considered a Superfruit and a health food. Research has proven that Lycium has an extremely high concentration of vitamins, minerals, amino acids, polysaccharides, sterols, micronutrients, phytochemicals and antioxidants.
The antioxidant content in Lycium fruit is very important as a free radical fighter. Antioxidants protect the cells from damage that could cause health problems. Antioxidants are believed to slow the aging process and combat all types of disease and ailments, like cancer, heart disease, stroke and even Alzheimer s disease.
Lycium fruit also contains polysaccharides. These are sugar molecules that boost the function of the immune system. Polysaccharides are a source of probiotic fiber. Probiotics in the intestines help the body better digest and utilize the nutrients from food.