SUPERFOOD SMOOTHIE INGREDIENTS
We source 100% certified organic superfoods from all over the world to include in our smoothie blends because we believe that whole food and superfood nutrition go hand in hand. Whole food nutrition works wonders for your body but when you combine it with the power of superfoods, you’re able to raise your nutritional intake to entirely new levels. Raw hemp seeds from Romania, maca root and lucuma fruit from Peru, goji berries from China… these are just a few of the incredible superfoods we source from all over the plant.
Organic Cacao Powder
Cacao powder is pure, raw chocolate. It's made from the highest quality Peruvian cacao beans and is known to be the richest source of antioxidants on the planet. It provides a wealth of vitamins and minerals including high levels of magnesium and iron. Cacao is also a great source of dietary fiber. Blendtopia's Energy and Strength smoothies contain organic Cacao powder.
Cayenne peppers are a sulfur-rich food, originally from Central and South America that are known as circulatory stimulants. Cayenne increases the pulse of our lymphatic and digestive rhythms while heating up our body to stimulate a natural detoxification process. It's also high in vitamin E and C, minerals and carotenoids. Blendtopia's green Detox Smoothie uses organic Cayenne.
Organic Chia Seed Powder
Chia seeds come from Mexican and Central American desert plants. They're packed with nutrients that promote energy, increase mental function, support your immune system and aid in weight loss. They're high in protein, rich in fiber and can absorb 9x their weight in liquid which means they'll expand to make you feel full. Chia seeds are supercharged with Omega 3's and 6's fatty acids making them an excellent source of heart-healthy fat. Blendtopia's Energy and Immunity smoothies contain organic chia seed powder.
Organic Chlorella Powder
Chlorella, harvested from fresh water lakes, is a species of green algae that is extremely nutrient-dense. It contains 60% protein, all essential amino acids, plus a bounty of vitamins and minerals including B vitamins. It's a powerful detoxification aid that promotes the cleansing of heavy metals and toxins from the liver, kidneys and digestive tract. Chlorella contains essential fatty acids and boasts the highest levels of chlorophyll in comparison to any other plant on Earth! Blendtopia's green Detox Smoothie uses organic Chlorella powder.
Cinnamon comes from the inner bark of the cinnamon tree. It aids in lowering bad cholesterol while maintaining healthy blood sugar levels and also increases insuling production within the body. Cinnamon is anti-bacterial, anti-fungal, a natural blood thinner and a great source of manganese, fiber, iron and calcium. Blendtopia's Energy Smoothie uses organic Cinnamon.
Organic Coconut Oil, Virgin
Coconut oil is rich in lauric acid, a powerful biochemical to help boost the immune system. The fatty acids in coconut oil can encourage your body to burn fat, and provide quick energy to both your body and your brain. It can also raise HDL (good) cholesterol in your blood, which may help reduce heart disease risk. Coconut oil has anti-viral, anti-fungal, anti-bacterial and immune-boosting properties.
Organic Coconut Milk Powder
Coconuts boost immunity, kill bacteria and viruses, protect against cancer and other degenerative disease and prevent osteoporosis by promoting calcium absorption. It also slows down aging and is good for skin radiance. Raw coconut is full of healthy fats and fiber so cravings are curbed, hunger disappears and energy levels are increased and maintained. Blendtopia's Energy Smoothie uses organic Coconut Milk powder.
Organic Flax Seed Powder
Flax seeds have a mild, nutty flavor and are well known for providing healthy Omega 3 and Omega 6 fatty acids, antioxidants and dietary fiber. Sprouted, cold-milled flaxseed allow the body to digest the flax while absorbing all of the nutritional benefits. Blendtopia's Energy, Immunity, Detox, Glow and Strength smoothies contain organic Flax Seed powder.
Ginger contains powerful antioxidant, antibacterial and anti-inflammatory properties that may help to ward off diseases. Ginger is also rich in phytochemicals that help aid digestion and settling upset stomachs. These digestive properties help to stimulate the body’s natural cleansing and detoxifying process by eliminating waste and toxins.
Organic Goji Berry Powder
Goji berries, native to China, are one of the most powerful antioxidants on the planet. These little immune boosting berries contain 15x the amount of iron in spinach + calcium & zinc. They're a complete plant-based protein boasting all the essential amino acids plus over 20 vitamins & minerals. They also carry anti-fungal and anti-bacterial compounds. Blendtopia's Immunity and Glow smoothies contain organic Goji Berry powder.
Organic Hemp Seeds
Hemp seeds are one of the most concentrated plant-based protein sources available today. Hemp seeds are very digestible, boast all 21 amino acids & are a healthy source of dietary fiber, chlorophyll and minerals including magnesium, iron, zinc and potassium. They're rich in essential fatty acids, providing the perfect balance of Omega 3's + Omega 6's, which are essential for optimizing the cardiovascular and immune system. Blendtopia's Glow, Detox and Strength smoothies contain organic Hemp seeds.
Organic Lucuma Powder
Lucuma powder comes from the Peruvian lucuma superfruit that looks similar to an avocado and tastes a bit like a cross between a mango and a sweet potato. This low-glycemic fruit is a key source of nutrients including beta-carotene, zinc, iron, calcium, antioxidants, protein and dietary fiber. It's a low-sugar alternative that's safe for diabetics and a great source of key micronutrients. Blendtopia's Glow and Immunity smoothies contain organic Lucuma powder.
Organic Maca Powder
Maca powder, native to Peru and Bolivia, comes from the roots of the maca plant. For centuries people have used maca to enhance fertility, boost immunity and provide natural energy. Maca is adaptogenic, which means it has the ability to balance your body's hormones naturally while providing energy, endurance and mental balance. Maca is rich in vitamins, minerals, amino acids, iron, potassium, calcium and fiber. It's also a good source of plant-based protein and fatty acids. Blendtopia's Energy Smoothie uses organic Maca powder.
Organic Sachi Inchi Powder
Sachi Inchi, a complete plant-based protein, hails from the highlands of Peru. The seeds used to produce the powder come from the star-shaped pods from the sacha inchi tree. Often referred to as the Incan Peanut, sacha inchi is not a nut but rather a seed. It's a highly digestible form of protein that helps build and repair muscle. It contains all 21 amino acids, is high in fiber, antioxidants, vitamins and minerals plus has a high concentration of Omega 3-6-9 fatty acids for cardiovascular health. Blendtopia's Strength Smoothie uses organic Sacha Inchi powder.
Organic MCT Oil
MCTs (medium-chain triglycerides) are found in coconut oil and are processed by the body in a different way to long-chain fatty acids. MCTs travel to the liver where they are immediately used for energy after digestion. This provides an energizing effect on both the brain and body and encourage the body to work, heal, metabolize and defend better.
Turmeric is native to southeast India. Its combination of antioxidant and anti-inflammatory effects explains why it's been used in medicine for thousands of years as a powerful healter. Turmeric supports healthy brain function as well as healthy immune, digestive and cardiovascular systems. It's also great for the skin, providing antioxidants to support your cells against free radicals. Curcumin is one of the most important chemical components of turmeric and is activated by black pepper. Blendtopia's Glow Smoothie uses organic Turmeric.
Organic Wheatgrass Powder
Wheatgrass is a true superfood, containing more than 70 vitamins and minerals, hundreds of live enzymes, essential amino acids and antioxidants. It's an abundant source of plant protein (85% by weight). Wheatgrass has been used for its ability to cleanse the body and stimulate natural and healthy energy. It contains roughly 70% chlorophyll, allowing it to alkalize the body, which helps the body eliminate toxins and maintain a healthy pH balance. Blendtopia's Detox and Strength smoothies contain organic Wheatgrass powder.