The Cochayuyo, Duvillaea antarctica, is a seaweed that stands out for its high content in Fiber, Minerals such as Calcium, Iron, Magnesium, Copper and Iodine.
In addition, it has essential amino acids and vitamins such as folic acid and vitamin B12. It is rich in alginic acid and beta-glucans.
Betaglucans prevent fatty liver, diabetes and have a strong effect on the modulation of the immune system.
A diet thats rich in fibers inhibits the absorption of fats, reduces cholesterol and glucose in blood, helps intestinal transit and prevents colon cancer.
Foods rich in iodine are useful for the prevention of goiter and hypothyroidism.
Foods rich in calcium and magnesium help to avoid osteoporosis. Magnesium is a calcium fixative.
Alginic acid has a remarkable depurative effect, helping eliminate toxins naturally.
The micronization process of the cochayuyo allows a better absorption of the nutrients that this seaweed naturally has.