Brazilians have enjoyed the benefits of vitamin C-rich Acerola for ages. This awesome berry has a super high concentration of vitamin C, an essential dietary nutrient, important in the synthesis of collagen. Pair it with antioxidant Purple Cabbage for amazing antioxidant powerhouse for Sexy Brazilian Glowing skin!
· 4 purple cabbage leaves (284g)
· 2 packs of Acerola pulp (200g) – you can find acerola pulp at the frozen section of fine health food store such as Whole Foods Market. Amazon.com or a Brazilian Ethnic market near you.
· 750ml of water
· 2 tablespoons of Agave Nectar, grade B maple syrup, coconut sugar, stevia or any other healthy sweetener of your choice
In a juicer or blender:
Add the cabbage leaves, the Acerola pulp and water. Blend well, add 2 tablespoons of your favorite sweetener and enjoy!
Purple cabbage is rich in vitamin C and vitamin K. The beautiful deep color of this vegetable is due to its high concentration of anthocyanin polyphenols (strong dietary antioxidants with great anti-inflammatory properties). Antioxidants flight free radicals help to make skin more supple and clear.
Most of the skin benefits associated with Acerola come from its high vitamin C concentration, which is higher than an orange. Acerola helps you lose weight and is also known for generally cleansing the body of dangerous toxins and substances. The carotenoids in Acerola cherry boost the health of your skin.
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