Aged Black Garlic 1200mg - 180 Capsules
- Lactose Free
- Gluten Free
- Dairy Free
Manufactured by Hellenia
Black garlic is rich in amino acids, and boasts higher antioxidant levels than white garlic, contributing to its various health benefits. Black garlic has more of a compound called SAC (S-Allylcysteine), which helps the body to absorb allicin.
It is Allicin that scientists believe are responsible for many of the health benefits garlic boasts. With a greater concentration of SAC, black garlic may be more effective at helping the body to harness the benefits that the allicin content in the garlic provides.
Black garlic is fresh raw garlic that has been aged and undergone a fermentation process at a controlled level of temperature and humidity. It is made by heating whole bulbs of garlic over the course of several weeks, and during this timely process the cloves turn a distinctive black colour, as well as changing in texture and flavour. The result is softer, chewier and sweeter than your normal raw garlic.
Black garlic was first used as an ingredient in Asian cuisine, but is now sought after and rising in popularity all around the world. Like fresh raw garlic, black garlic has antioxidants and key nutrients than can be beneficial to your health. Black garlic is rich in amino acids, and boasts higher antioxidant levels than white garlic, contributing to its various health benefits. Black garlic has more of a compound called SAC (S-Allylcysteine), which helps the body to absorb allicin. Allicin is one of the sulphur containing compounds responsible for the strong aroma of garlic. It is this and its other sulphur containing compounds that scientists believe are responsible for many of the health benefits garlic boasts. With a greater concentration of SAC, black garlic may be more effective at helping the body to harness the benefits that the allicin content in the garlic provides.
Historically garlic has been used for its numerous health and medicinal properties. So many health benefits of garlic are widely known and supported through human research, including immune system support, anti-inflammatory effects, and improved cardiovascular function. Promisingly black garlic is also being studied for its suggested cancer-fighting potential. This is why so many people today still use garlic supplements daily as a part of their healthy lifestyle.
Studies show that black garlic demonstrates significantly higher biological activity than fresh garlic, such as antioxidant properties¹. With these facts in mind we have taken the opportunity to replace our standard Garlic Tablets, and offer Premium Aged black garlic capsules. Our new 1200mg Aged Black Garlic Capsules are a welcome and valuable addition to our product range, and we are excited to launch them.
Garlic is suitable for:
Helping maintain a healthy heart
Helping maintain a healthy circulation
Helping maintain a healthy immune system
Pack Size: 180 Capsules
Take 1 capsule up to 3 times a day with food or as directed by a health care professional.
Warnings: Food supplements must not be used as a substitute for a varied and balanced diet and a healthy lifestyle. If you are pregnant, breastfeeding or taking any medications, please consult a doctor before use. Discontinue use and consult a doctor if adverse reactions occur. Not intended for use by persons under the age of 18. Keep out of reach of children. Store in a cool, dry place. Do not use if seal is broken or missing. This information is not intended to diagnose, treat or cure any ailment.
Bulking Agents (Maltodextrin), Aged Black Garlic Extract, Anti-caking Agent (Magnesium Stearate), Veg Capsule (HPMC).
For allergens – see ingredients in bold
May contain celery, cereals containing gluten, crustaceans, eggs, fish, milk, molluscs, soybeans, sulphites and products thereof, due to handling them in our facility.
|Each Capsule contains:|
|Aged Black Garlic Extract||10:1||120mg|
|(Equivalent to 1200mg whole herb)|