The lemon, apple and organic acerola in awareness are excellent sources of in vitamin C, which is important for the skin, bones, and connective tissue. The acerola is a source of polyphenols (42mg/serving) which are antioxidants found in plant-based foods such as fruits and vegetables.
Pack of ten (10) Awareness juices made of nutrient-rich super fruits, vegetables and functional botanicals in 100% recyclable 12 fluid ounce stand-up spouted pouches. Each natural juice beverage is made with delicious Aronia Berries (Chokeberries), Apples, Blueberries, Lemons, Cucumbers and Organic Brazilian Acerola.
Aronia Berries have one of the highest anthocyanin concentrations (pigments) of all the berries and are very high in proanthocyanidins (tannins). Aronia berries are special because their antioxidant power comes from a group of natural nutrients found in plants called Polyphenols. Scientists have found that Polyphenols, Flavonoids and Anthocyanins can suppress or neutralize free radicals and may prevent oxidative events in the body. The Aronia berry is native to North America and has been utilized for years by those who seek alternative health choices through foods that contain multiple benefits for overall wellness.
Lemons are rich in citric acid, which helps enzymes function better, stimulates the liver and aids in detoxification. Although counter intuitive, the nutrients and minerals in citric acid are alkaline in nature as they stimulate the formation of calcium carbonate that neutralizes other strong acids in the body. For this reason, experts say lemons can help change the pH balance of the blood. Because Lemons are rich in vitamin C, they are known to fight colds by boosting your immune system, as well as revive dull skin and keep it healthy.
The vitamin C content of acerola is approximately 30 to 50 times that of oranges. It also contains vitamins A, B1, B2, and B3, as well as carotenoids and bioflavonoids, which provide important nutritive value and have been linked with antioxidant benefits.
Blueberries are a nutritious food low in calories. Blueberry juice is high in vitamin C, an essential nutrient for overall health. Vitamin C aids in the production and repair of your body’s tissues, and it also helps to make collagen, a protein essential for healthy skin, cartilage, tendons ligaments and blood vessels. The high levels of vitamins A, C and E also contribute to blueberry juice’s reputation as an antioxidant.
Apple juice is packed with antioxidant rich vitamins – A, C, E, K, B1, B2, B6 and Folate, so it is an excellent source of natural energy. Its vitamin C aids in the production of collagen and iron absorption. Collagen is the protein that makes our skin supple and firm and low iron levels can cause skin to look pale and dull. If you want to keep your complexion rosy and bright, make sure you’re getting your daily dose of vitamin C.
Cucumber juice acts as a diuretic, flushing toxins and waste via urination, leaving you less bloated and feeling lighter. Cucumbers are a valuable source of vitamin C, beta-carotene, and manganese and the phytonutrients found in cucumbers also provide us with valuable antioxidant benefits. They are known to heal many skin problems, under eye swelling, and sunburn. Cucumbers also contain ascorbic and caffeic acids which prevent water loss and are frequently applied topically to burns and dermatitis.