Acai palm (Euterpe oleracea), the bearer of acai berries is native to Brazil. Acai berry has its most prominent place in Amazonian Brazilian cuisine. Acai palms are slnder, tall palms that can grow upto a height of about 30 mts. It mainly grows in flood plains and swamps.
These Acai Berry Extract grows in clusters carrying 900 fruits. The berry is a small, round fruit with its appearance similar to grape, but comes with a less pulp.80% of the fruits is packed with seeds which makes it a healthy diet for cattle. Acaiâs nutritional content can be listed as follows: Vitamin A,B,C, Iron and Calcium. Acai berry being a high fat content fruit and so is the extract contains oleic acid, palmitic acid and linoleic acid, anthocyanins, Omega fatty acids and traces of volatile procyanidin, oligomers and vanillic acid, syringic acid, p-hydroxybenzoic acid, protocatechuic acid, and ferulic acid.
Acai Berry can be used as an antioxidant, anti-inflammatory and cholesterol lowerer. Hence Acai berry has several health benefits such improving mental clarity, promotes sound sleep, supplies the body with vital vitamins, cleanse and detoxifies the body of toxins that are infectious, builds the immune system, enhances sexual desire and performance, help in fighting cancerous cell, reduces the aging process, it alleviates diabetes, helps it normalizing and regulating the cholesterol levels, helps in proper functioning of the heart, Stroke, Heart attack.