Acai is called the “Brazilian gold mine”. Berries grow in untainted forests of the Amazon basin. They were and still are eaten by indigenous inhabitants of this area, who attach to acai unusual features of keeping a body in a perfect physical and sexual condition. Indigenous people believe that acai reduces ageing processes and maintains good heart condition.
Acai fruits doesn’t lack a complete package of elements and vitamins: B1, B2, C, E, β-carotene, calcium, phosphorus, potassium, iron and protein. ORAC factor, evaluating capacity of free radicals absorption for Acai berry totals even 1026, which is a quality 20 times bigger than all sources known until now. Due to that fact it allows us to feel young and vital for a longer time. Acai berry fruits contain different types of polyphenols, including flavonoids and anthocyanins. Antioxidants retard ageing processes. Acai berry has also fibre and phytosterols.