Spirulina: The #1 Superfood Most Americans Ignore

Most experts consider it the most nutrient dense food on the planet

spirulinaDid you know that even if you eat what is widely considered a “healthy diet” full of fruits and vegetables, lean proteins and healthy fats, chances are you’re still not getting the nutrition you need to thrive?

The sad truth is that food today is significantly lower in nutrients than it was just 50 years ago.

Eating healthy is extremely important. But unfortunately, due to the industrialization of our food system, so much nutrition has been over-farmed and processed out of our food that these days, you really need some extra help to stay healthy. If you’ve got nagging health problems that just don’t seem to go away, they could be due to nutritional deficiencies, which, more often than not, go undetected by our traditional medical system.

What if there was a nutrient-dense “superfood” that was so incredibly rich in vitamins, minerals, amino acids and other micronutrients, that it could nourish your body back to optimal health?

Guess what? There is such a superfood out there!

The American Superfood Revolution

In the last several years, sales of superfoods like blueberries, pomegranate, broccoli and almonds have exploded as a growing number of people are waking up to the fact that we need concentrated sources of nutrition to thrive as individuals. And this is a good sign. But for some reason, most Americans have turned a blind eye to a simple, inexpensive food that NASA has identified as a top superfood, and an answer to the dilemma of keeping astronauts nourished on extended space journeys.[1,2]

The #1 Superfood Most Americans Ignore

Spirulina, a type of freshwater blue-green algae that has been consumed as part of traditional diets throughout the world for centuries, is incredibly rich in vitamins, minerals, amino acids and other micronutrients.[3] In fact, most experts consider it the most nutrient dense food on the planet. The Japanese are particularly fond of spirulina and consume more of it than any other population in the world.[4] Not surprisingly, they also have the world’s highest life expectancy.

Before you say “yuck” to the idea of eating algae, you’ll be surprised to learn how easy it can be to add it to your diet. More on that later, but first, some interesting facts about spirulina.

Spirulina is approximately 70% protein by weight, making it the most concentrated natural source of protein on earth. This is 334% more than beef and 556% more than tofu! Spirulina is a “complete” protein, meaning it offers the full profile of all the essential amino acids the human body needs. Spirulina is also highly digestible, so the amino acids and other nutrients it contains are extremely easy to absorb, which makes it an incredibly valuable food source.[3,5]

The Nutrients That Make Spirulina a Top Superfood

Phycocyanin, a unique antioxidant that provides powerful immune and anti-aging benefits
Chlorophyll, which supports cellular detoxification and body alkalinity
Carotenoids, including beta-carotene and zeaxanthin, which protect the skin and eyes
Essential amino acids in a highly-digestible, easy-to-absorb form
Essential fatty acids, including hard-to-get gamma linoleic acid (GLA)
Vitamin B12 and other B vitamins that support brain and heart health
Trace minerals, including magnesium, selenium, zinc, calcium and others
Superoxide dismutase (SOD), an important antioxidant enzyme

The Antioxidant Found ONLY in Spirulina

Recently, scientists have discovered that phycocyanin, a blue antioxidant pigment that gives spirulina its natural blue-green hue, offers incredible health benefits.[13,14] Phycocyanin strengthens the immune system by promoting production of white blood cells and increases oxygenation throughout the body by supporting the creation of red blood cells. Additionally, phycocyanin has been shown to play a major role in stem cell regeneration, particularly in bone marrow and blood cells. Spirulina is the only known natural source of phycocyanin.

The Amazing Health Benefits of Spirulina, as Proven by Scientific Research

• Supports a healthy immune system[6]
• Boosts energy levels naturally[6]
• Supports cellular detoxification[6]
• Helps to keep bodily pH in a healthy range[6]
• Promotes optimal cardiovascular health[7]
• Helps to maintain normal blood pressure levels[8]
• Nourishes and protects the liver[9]
• Supports healthy blood sugar levels[10]
• Enhances cognitive function[11]
• Curbs hunger and promotes weight loss[12]

The Problems with Eating Algae

Let’s be honest. As miraculous as the benefits of consuming spirulina may be, the idea of eating algae is less than tantalizing. Many people avoid spirulina because they dislike the smell and taste. As hard as I try to sell people on spirulina’s miraculous benefits, I often get a negative reaction.

Spirulina has been widely available for years in a freeze-dried powder form that can be mixed into water or smoothies. I’m not a big fan of powdered spirulina, because it’s not convenient to take every day, and frankly, it has a less than pleasant “algae” smell. That’s why I recommend taking spirulina in tablet form. But not just any tablet will do.

Unless it has a special coating, a spirulina tablet can smell and taste just like the powder. And unfortunately, the quality of spirulina pills on the market varies wildly. Some of it is harvested from impure waters that are tainted with radioactive fallout, heavy metals, pesticides and other toxins. Some of it is heavily processed and irradiated, and if measures are not taken to preserve its freshness it can easily become contaminated with yeast and mold. Could there be anything less appetizing than radioactive, chemical-laced, moldy spirulina pills?

My Quest to Create the Perfect Spirulina Supplement

I’ve seen a lot of fads come and go, but taking spirulina supplements every day for the past 10 years has been one of the true secrets to my success. I honestly think this is a miracle nutrient that everyone will be taking in the future.

Sadly, as superfoods have become incredibly popular, I’ve seen a lot of “junk” spirulina on the market. The quality of most of the raw material available is appallingly inconsistent, and some of the really good stuff is absurdly expensive. That’s why I decided to formulate a top-notch spirulina supplement that offers maximum benefits and purity, while also being affordable — and free of any off-putting algae smell or taste. This way everyone can easily benefit from this amazing superfood.

In addition to being Editor-in-Chief of the Live in the Now natural health newsletter, I am also CEO of Stop Aging Now, a company that has been making premium grade supplements since 1995. Working with my Scientific Advisory Board, I spent several years researching ingredient producers until I finally found a truly superior source of spirulina.

The spirulina we chose to go with is certified organic and guaranteed to not be genetically modified, and is free of contaminants like pesticides, heavy metals, yeast and mold. This organic spirulina is produced by a leading algae harvester with over 30 years experience, and it is superior because it is:

  • Grown with pure, artesian groundwater
  • Free of heavy metals, yeast and mold
  • Free from herbicides and pesticides
  • Non-GMO and non-irradiated
  • Gluten-free and produced without nitrates

Spirulina + Astaxanthin = Nutritional Perfection

Finding the perfect source of organic spirulina took years of hard work, and if we stopped there, we would have had a world-class spirulina supplement. But we realized we could create the absolute best spirulina supplement ever by combining it with a powerful antioxidant called astaxanthin. We decided to call this unique combination Superfood SPX™.

As an antioxidant, astaxanthin has been shown to be up to 500 times more powerful than vitamin E, 10 times more potent than beta-carotene and 5 times more potent than lutein.[15] It has gained popularity for its proven ability to improve skin tone and elasticity and to reduce the visible signs of aging, such as dryness, wrinkles and age spots, while also provide protection for the skin and eyes from UV-induced sun damage.[16] Astaxanthin is also a powerful brain protector, immune supporter and inflammation fighter.[17,18,19]

As with spirulina, there is a lot of junk astaxanthin out there — much of it synthetic and of very low potency. To make Superfood SPX, we actually found a source of astaxanthin that provides more than 3 times the antioxidant power of the synthetic astaxanthin.

As you can see in the table below, our premium-grade astaxanthin complex far surpasses other antioxidants, including synthetic astaxanthin, in ORAC capacity (a measure of free radical scavenging activity):

orac-values

How We Solved the Algae Problem

So we had found the best spirulina and the best astaxanthin, but we knew that for Superfood SPX to be the perfect supplement we wanted it to be, we had to find a way to make it pleasant smelling and tasting.

Incredibly, we found a way to do just this, while at the same time boosting Superfood SPX’s levels of phycocyanin, the amazingly beneficial nutrient that is unique to spirulina. Each small tablet is coated with an all-natural blue coating made from phycocyanin and natural vanilla, which makes it smell and taste great! Inside you’ll find pure, organic spirulina and astaxanthin — and no fillers.

I Personally Guarantee the Quality

I take Superfood SPX every single day without fail. So does my wife, my family and many of my friends. I personally inspect the production facility monthly where Superfood SPX is made and send every single batch out to an independent lab for additional purity and quality testing. I stand by this product 100%. If you don’t like it, even AFTER ONE FULL YEAR, I will gladly give you a FULL REFUND. It also ships to you for free and is tax-free. That way, you risk nothing.

Here’s why I’m confident that you’ll find no other product like Superfood SPX on the market:

Superfood SPX is made with the purest, highest quality organic spirulina available anywhere and is guaranteed to have maximum potency.

Superfood SPX contains premium-grade astaxanthin complex for extra antioxidant protection.

Superfood SPX is coated with a natural blend of vanilla and phycocyanin, so it smells and tastes great! The pills are also very small, so they’re easy to swallow!

Superfood SPX is made in the USA in an FDA-inspected facility to meet stringent standards for quality, purity and potency.

Superfood SPX costs as low as $16.50 per bottle (which lasts a full month). This is up to 4 times less than similar, high quality brands.

Order Now and Feel Better Within a Week!

When I first started taking Superfood SPX, I noticed benefits in less than 7 days. I personally guarantee that you’ll have a similar experience. But don’t take my word for it. Remember, you can try Superfood SPX risk-free because it comes with an amazing 365-day “no questions asked” guarantee. So even if you’ve taken every last tablet, and even if a full year has passed, if you’re not completely satisfied, you’ll get every penny back. I consider Superfood SPX one of the most important supplements I currently take. I think you’ll find the same is true for you, so give it a try!

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