Pomegranate juice was being already used in ancient times by Chinese doctors as a life-giving nectar. It contains a big amount of concentrated flavonoids with antioxidant effect, which protect cells from damage. It constitute a source of easy to absorb polyphenols, including tannins, anthocyanins and phytohormones, as well as vitamins C, A, E, P, PP, those from B group and β-carotene. Mineral compounds such as: iron, magnesium, phosphorus and zinc are also its components.
It affects heart rate and blood vessels and impacts cholesterol level by providing its absorption. What is more, it improves well-being, delays ageing processes and adds vital powers.
It contains estrone – naturally occurring form of estrogen, which is nowadays commonly used in hormone replacement therapy during menopause. Men are also advised to reach for it. Thanks to the component which lowers antigen level of the prostate, it supports its functioning.