Beauty Forum Feb23 - Flipbook - Page 67
Yacon tops the
compared to all other
vegetable and fruit.
made in New Zealand. The 100% pure New
Zealand product holds health benefits that have it
compared to Manuka Honey, widely recognised
here in New Zealand.
Yacon extract has significantly higher contents of
total phenolic, total flavionoid, and chlorogenic
acid, and has a significantly higher antioxidant
capacity in comparison to Manuka Honey. In
addition, the mineral contents such as potassium,
phosphorus, calcium, magnesium, iron, and
sodium in Yacon extract are also higher than that
in Manuka Honey.
"We are extremely appreciative that we are
receiving tons of amazing feedback that we may
become the next ‘Manuka Honey’ from New
‘’New Zealand Yacon tops the prebiotics value
compared to all other vegetable and fruit. It is one
of the most healthy vegetables available, and is
packed full of fibre, polyphenols, antioxidants,
vitamins and minerals. NZFOS+ Yacon Prebiotic is
ranked as number one in natural prebiotic value.’’
The company was founded in 2016 and their
products are built upon two decades of research
on Yacon by Dr Robert Welch, who has a PhD in
Cambridge University as well as 30 years of
experience working in government agricultural
NZFOS+ Yacon tops the prebiotics value, scoring
a 60.0 in prebiotic adequacy. These nourish the
good bacteria (probiotics) in your gut, which in turn
will help protect against infections caused by bad
bacteria, as well as boost your immune system
and help with various digestive problems.
This prebiotic activity also supports lipid
metabolism, normal cell division and growth,
healthy cholesterol levels, normal cardiovascular
system health, and healthy digestive and liver
Pre and probiotics work together to create post
biotics, these are absorbed into the blood stream
where they regulate fat absorption, hormone
sensitivity, and cellular healing.
NZFOS+ Yacon also contain Flavonoids - this is
the plant’s own immune system acting as a
pesticide for it to get rid of unwanted bugs, and
also to promote healing, it does the same for the
body, particularly in the large intestine. Eating
three to four times a day brings on a lot of wear
and tear in the gut, so these flavonoids keep the
lining of our gut intact and healthy.
One kind found in this superfood is chlorogenic
acid which acts as an antioxidant, repairing
broken-down skin cells and promoting anti-ageing
NZFOS+ Prebiotic is deliciously sweet, 100%
natural and can be eaten off a spoon, drizzled over
a salad or cereal, or spread on toast.