RAW GALICIAN MOUNTAINS CHESTNUT BEE POLLEN by Toca, 125g
Bee pollen contains all 8 essential amino acids, which is why it makes such an ideal supplement for vegetarians, replenishing what is normally only supplied by meat and dairy. Amino acids can also satiate food cravings and help with weight loss. Rich in over 12 vitamins, almost 30 minerals and a whole range of enzymes and co-enzymes, pollen sparks many of the body’s vital functions, boosting digestion, immunity and hormone levels. One common use for bee pollen is as a stimulant – bee pollen can give a strong pop of energy for mid-day slumps because of it’s high levels of B vitamins. Many natural health experts actually advocate small doses of bee pollen or honey to help the body build resistance to small doses of plant allergens.
Among the monofloral bee pollen varieties, chestnuts´ is one of the most valued for its high content of antioxidants. The chestnut pollen also contains as an example, 95% of the antioxidants in the green tea leaf. Besides its high fiber and lactic ferments content, chestnut pollen is especially recommended for regulating bowel movements. Toca´s chestnut bee pollen is free of any chemical preservation (unlike other kind of organic bee pollens) and it is vacuum packed to ensure its quality and conservation.