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The maqui berry is a rich source of antioxidants and may have several beneficial effects, such as slowing down the progression of atherosclerosis, lowering cholesterol production, and reducing blood sugar levels. These berries are a popular component of many health products. However, despite the widespread hype, there is insufficient clinical evidence available to determine whether maqui products are really effective.
What Are Maqui Berries?The maqui palm is a tree native to Chile and Argentina. Maqui berries, and the juice from them, are high in antioxidants and are becoming a popular ingredient in a variety of health drinks, foods, and supplements. The maqui berry is claimed to provide numerous different health benefits.
(Click Maqui Berry Benefits for more information about possible maqui uses.)