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Russian and Chinese scientists have placed it among the ten most powerful healing plants in the world. They support it contains more vitamin C than strawberry, kiwi, orange, tomato, carrot and hawthorn. Its content in vitamin E is higher than that of wheat, corn and soya and the phytosterols contained exceed by far those of soya oil.

Furthermore, it has all the vitamins of the B compound and all the necessary minerals and micronutrients for the body. It provides the body with unsaturated fatty acids such as ω-3, ω-6, ω-7 and ω-9. For all these reasons it is used as food supplement, as ingredient of pharmaceutical and cosmetic products and as such as a pharmaceutical product for a number of diseases, while juice and marmalades are produced from its fruit.

According to researchers, the most important scientific finding regarding hippophaes is not just the fact that it contains valuable substances for human health but that their concentration and combination have been matched by nature in such a way so as to provide the best possible support to the human body.

Hippophaes contains a unique combination of antioxidant components that act preventively against aging, cardiovascular diseases and cancer. In particular it contains among others:

  • Vitamin C: It contributes to iron absorption, helps in the formation of collagen in the skin, in healing wounds, in tissue repair and enhances the body’s defense.
  • Vitamin E: It slows the aging process of cells, helps oxygenate tissues and strengthens the reproductive system. It accelerates wound healing and protects from atherosclerosis.
  • Vitamin A: Protects the health of the eyes and skin
  • All minerals: Calcium, magnesium, iron, phosphorus, copper, potassium, selenium and zinc. They are necessary for mental and physical health. Just like vitamins, they act as catalysts in many biological reactions and their functions are interrelated. Selenium and copper are very strong antioxidants.

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