Maca is a root from Peru (like a potato) and offers an amazing energy boost for those with low energy. Maca, unlike coffee, offers energy in a non-caffeinated way that supports the body.
Maca is a nutritionally dense super-food that contains high amounts of minerals, vitamins, enzymes, and all of the essential amino acids. Maca root is rich in B-vitamins, which are the energy vitamins.
Maca is used for “tired blood” (anemia), chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS), and enhancing energy, stamina, athletic performance, memory, and fertility. Women use maca for female hormone imbalance, menstrual problems, and symptoms of menopause. Maca is also used for weak bones (osteoporosis), depression, stomach cancer, leukemia, HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis, erectile dysfunction (ED), and to boost the immune system.
Maca works as an adaptogen, which means that it responds to different bodies' needs individually. If you're producing too much of a particular hormone, maca will regulate the production downward. However, if you're producing too little, it will regulate the production upward.
Maca is good for:
Increase libido in both men & women