POWERS: anti-aging, heart
DESCRIPTION: Maqui Berry is a type of vibrant purple berry native to Chile. Proponents claim that maqui berry offers numerous health benefits, partly due to substances such as anthocyanins, flavonoids, and ellagic acid - that have antioxidant and anti-inflammatory effects.
Native to North America, aronia berries, aka chokeberries, are merging into mainstream as a bona fide health food. The small dark berries of the Aronia melanocarpa plant are packed with nutrients and antioxidants, such as vitamin C and anthocyanins, and offer wonderful health benefits for those who want to improve their health through better nutrition. Fresh aronia berries are commonly used to make juice, jam, syrup, and wine.