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The Benefits of Moringa Powder

The Benefits of Moringa Powder

Jul 5th 2021

There's a new(ish) green powder on the block, and you're going to love it as much as you love matcha. Thanks to its rich nutrient profile, Moringa powder has become a popular addition to smoothies, drinks, and foods. It has also found its way into skincare products, where the powder and oil are revered for their skin-friendly properties. It is believed that even the ancient Egyptians, Romans, and Greeks used Moringa leaf for skin issues.

Moringa is a free-radical scavenger and hormone-balancing and an adaptogen superfood. Moringa powder is an excellent plant source of iron and a good source of calcium. It can help keep optimal energy levels throughout the day, as iron is an essential mineral for energy support in the body.

Moringa, sometimes described as the miracle tree, has small, rounded leaves and is known to improve overall well-being, promote sound sleep and help relieve anxiety, and strengthen digestion.*

Try It at Home

Blend Moringa Powder into your favorite smoothie or add to food for extra nutrition. A teaspoon or two is an adequate daily intake for most people. We suggest starting slow and letting your body get used to this potent superfood.

Moringa powder is easy to use in a homemade mask that can help improve complexion. Here's how to make a DIY moringa face mask.


  • ½ tablespoon moringa powder
  • 1 tablespoon raw honey
  • 1 to 2 teaspoons witch hazel (for oilier skin) or rose water (for drier skin)


In a small bowl, combine the moringa powder and honey. Slowly add witch hazel or rose water until the mixture reaches your desired consistency. You can add 3 to 5 drops of skin-friendly essential oils, like rosehip or tea tree. Mix well and apply to clean skin. After 10 to 15 minutes, rinse off with lukewarm water and pat dry. Moisturize as usual.

The Takeaways

Moringa powder can help:

  • Support optimal energy levels;
  • Improve complexion;
  • Strengthen digestion;
  • Relieve anxiety;
  • Support overall well-being.*

*These statements have not been evaluated by the Food & Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease.

Sunfood's "Natural Solutions" does not promote or suggest natural cures, natural healing or natural remedies for any disease, disorder or ailment thereof. This information should be treated as educational material gathered and discovered from various studies, clinical trials, and customer reviews. It is designed to encourage healthy lifestyles and independent conclusions in regard to natural products and alternative health choices. It is best to consult with your healthcare practitioner before attempting any form of natural cure, natural healing or natural remedy to any health issues.