THE VIRTUES OF BEETROOT
Many studies have been conducted on the benefits of beet and its health benefits are numerous.
Increases energy and muscle strength. The heart and muscles can thus do the same physical exercise but with greater endurance and intensity during the period of physical activity. Allows the body to recover better after the activity.
Decreases blood pressure, helps to purify the blood and thus improves cardiovascular health. Researchers at Barts and the London School of Medicine concluded that blood pressure decreased after one hour following consumption of beet juice and remained stable for 3 to 4 hours after ingestion.
Reïva products are all natural and functional, without additives and contain no caffeine, unlike the energy products sold on the market.
For people who want to lose weight:
Beets work wonders for anyone looking to maintain a healthy weight and general well-being. Their calorific content is low (only 50 calories per cup) but they are full of vitamins and various nutrients. It is a food that temporarily increases satiety, helps the body quickly metabolize carbohydrates, fats and proteins, which contributes to maintaining good health.
It contains betaine which acts as an active detoxifier for the liver. In fact, it stimulates its functions and helps the liver to eliminate toxins and can help prevent weight gain.
They help to regulate the cravings for sugars or carbohydrates even after the body has burned them.
For general health
At Reïva, we do not only focus on your sporting performance. Our scientists have worked rigorously to develop several products that can improve the general condition of our customers, always based on our star ingredient, beet, which is so rich in benefits.
Here are some of the main properties of beet:
It lowers blood pressure and helps to purify the blood, thus improving cardiovascular health.
It is a powerful antioxidant known for its anti-cancer properties.
It has aphrodisiac properties. In fact, our ancestors used it for this purpose. It is known to strengthen and improve sexual health. It contains a significant amount of boron, which is directly related to the production of sex hormone. This increases libido, fertility and sperm mobility.
Beet promotes the elimination of cholesterol. It helps to fight against the formation of plaques and promotes the reduction of bad cholesterol, particularly because of its fibres and antioxidants. It also promotes the formation of good cholesterol.
It is beneficial for brain function and the prevention of dementia by improving the body’s oxygenation. This state of affairs is linked to the presence of nitrates, which help the brain function properly and facilitate the transmission of nerve impulses.
It improves memory through better transmission of information between neurons.