What is Chlorophyll and what does It do?

Chlorophyll, the green pigment of plants, is an alkalinizing compound found in plants that helps offset the acidifying effect of the typical high-fat, high-protein Western diet. Because chlorophyll is not known to be an essential nutrient, a “deficiency” does not exist. People who do not eat plenty of green foods lack chlorophyll in their diets.

“Chlorophyll is involved in the most important chemical reaction on earth, photosynthesis. Our lives would not be possible without it. Chlorophyll is the master chemical at the base of all of our food supply and oxygen production.

Chlorophyll, often referred to as “the blood of plants”, is closely related to hemoglobin – the red pigment of red blood cells responsible for oxygen transport in many animals. The main difference between the two molecules is the metallic element in the center. In human blood hemoglobin consists of iron, while in chlorophyll, the metallic element is magnesium. Some people believe that this resemblance helps the chlorophyll to be better absorbed and used to “build up” blood and fight anemia. Some scientists and nutritionists do not believe it is absorbed internally (to reach the blood) but rather that it may act locally to support the health of the mouth, stomach and intestinal tract.

Natural healer and benefits of Chlorophyll

Neutralizes toxins                                                                                                                                                                                                             Flushes toxins from the body                                                                                                                                                                                       Purifies the liver                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Helps strengthen the immune system                                                                                                                                                                       Assists in building red blood cells                                                                                                                                                                               Rejuvenates at cellular level                                                                                                                                                                                         Reduces the ph level in the body

Moringa Leaf™, is one of the very few ingredients that contain chlorophyll together with so many other nutrients (vitamins, minerals, proteins, beneficial fats).