What is Hemp Seed Powder?
Hemp Seed Powder is produced from gently, cold pressed Hemp Seeds, a nutty Food source produced from the hemp plant, Cannabis sativa L.
What are the health benefits of Hemp Seed Powder consumption?
Hemp Seed Powder is a Nutrient-powerhouse that contain twenty different varieties of Amino Acids, which include all nine of the essential amino acids (including the rarely found Gamma Linolenic Acid - GLA). It is also nature's highest botanical source of Essential Fatty Acids and contains a balanced ratio of Omega 3 and Omega 6, which is important for blood pressure regulation, brain development, and a healthy Immune System.
Hemp Seed Powder is a rich source of phytonutrients, which include Vitamins A, B1, B2. B3, B6, D & E, Magnesium, Zinc, Iron, Potassium, Calcium, Manganese and phosphorus. One of the most important health benefits of Hemp Seed Powder is that it contains high quanitites of plant-based Protein, making it ideal for vegetarians. Hemp Seed Powder is easily digested by the Body too, and is rich in soluble and un-soluble fibre which helps to reduce sugar cravings and naturally cleanse the colon.
How can I use Hemp Seed Powder?
Tree Of Life Organic Hemp Protein Powder can be used as a nutritious flour alternative in low-temperature baking recipes, like a Bread or muffin mix. You may wish to try a sprinkle or two in your favourite shake or smoothie too!