Botanical Name: Hordeum vulgare
Components: Barley grass powder consists of the ground leaves of the barley plant prior to producing grain.
Overview: Barley grass is know to improve gut health, digestion, and immune system by promoting healthy bacteria levels, delivering digestive enzymes to the stomach, and providing many essential vitamins and minerals such as vitamin C and the amino acid arginine. Barley grass is also an effective detoxifier, with high levels of chlorophyll that release oxygen into the body, removing impurities and toxic heavy metals. Barley grass also is used to promote skin health, aid in weight loss, and improve strength and energy.
Uses: Barley grass powder may be added to drinks, smoothies, or any other food item. It can also be encapsulated and taken as a dietary supplement.