Lotus (Nelumbo Nucifera) | 2% Nuciferin – Powder, 100g
Lotus Flower (Nelumbo nucifera) extract has been used for millennia by different cultures for its purported health benefits. The plant is a rich source of certain naturally occurring alkaloids such as aporphine and nuciferine, which are considered to give it a range of potentially medicinal properties.
Lotus generally refers to the semi-aquatic Nelumbo nucifera plant which is adapted to grow in the flood plains of slow-moving rivers and delta areas. It’s known for its particular beauty and ability to lay dormant for very long periods of time before sprouting, giving it a reputation for longevity. The Lotus plant is widespread leading to it being used for a variety of purposes by many different cultures, mainly in cuisine and traditional medicine.
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What is Lotus Extract?
The Lotus plant, otherwise known as Nelumbo nucifera, is a widespread, semi-aquatic plant that is thought to have originated in the Nile river before spreading to the rivers, flood plains and deltas of Asia and beyond. It’s well known for its considerable beauty and longevity which is the reason it’s often associated with the two subjects. The plant has been used for a variety of purposes by many cultures and civilizations since ancient times, mainly in cuisine and medicine. The Ancient Egyptians in fact are well known for having coveted the plant and using it often. The Lotus plant is a rich source of different flavanols and alkaloids which are likely responsibility for the potential medicinal properties.
Lotus Extract Benefits and Uses
Studies have shown that Lotus Extract may have the following benefits:
- Promotes a positive mood and outlook
- Supports bright, clear skin
- Promotes feelings of tranquility, calm and wellbeing
- May have anti-inflammatory and antioxidant properties
- Promotes hair growth and health
Additional Information on Lotus Extract
There is evidence to suggest that the Ancient Egyptians used to soak lotus flowers in their wine to benefit from the purported mood-enhancing effects of the alkaloids found within the flower
Where to Buy Lotus Extract
Botany offers high-quality Lotus Extract powder in a quantity of 100g. Our Lotus Extract has been lab-tested and verified for both product purity and identity.
For Best Results:
- Take 1g orally up to 1 time daily.
- Sensitive to flavors? Feel free to mix your powder into your favorite food or drink.
- Store in a cool, dry place away from light.
- A 100g jar contains 100 x 1g servings.
- We recommend using a milligram scale to accurately measure dosages.
One Serving (1g) Contains:
- Lotus Extract 1g
- Other Ingredients: none.
- No artificial colors, preservatives, or additives.
This product is contraindicated in an individual with a history of hypersensitivity to any of its ingredients.
Consult your physician if pregnant, nursing, have or suspect a medical condition.
Do not use if tamper seal is broken.