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The Powerful Health Benefits of Using Moringa

Moringa is known to be the most nutrient-dense food on the planet and contains an extraordinary variety of proteins, vitamins, and minerals.

What is Moringa?

Moringa is a tree (Oleifera) originating from the foothills of the Himalayan Mountains in India. The seed was brought to South Africa approximately 160 years ago. Moringa is commonly known as the “miracle tree” because it is so nutritious and beneficial to our health. Nearly every part of the Moringa tree from the leaves to the flowers and seeds and pods is edible. Read more about our Moringa5000 moringa trees. 

Why use Moringa?

The benefits of moringa Include:

  • Increases the body’s immune system
  • Provides nourishment to the brain and body
  • Promotes energy
  • Decreases anxiety, depression, and sleep-related related disorders
  • Promotes cell structure of the body
  • Calms, moisturizes, and nourished the skin
  • Promotes normal functioning of the liver and kidney
  • Contains antioxidants
  • Promotes a healthy circulatory system
  • Supports normal sugar levels
  • Aids in stabilizing diabetes
  • Aids in reducing inflammation and related conditions like arthritis

Moringa is well known for being a Superfood as well as being known to boost immunity, energy, muscle growth, mood, skin health, brain function, and more. Moringa has also been known to be helpful in cases of High Cholesterol, Diabetes, High Blood Pressure, Anxiety, ADHD, Arthritis, Digestive Disorders, and Asthma, Cancer as well as Bacterial, Fungal, Viral and Parasitic infections.

Moringa Nutrition Facts

Moringa is considered to have the “Highest Ratio of Protein of all the plants studied on Earth so far!”  It is a complete protein source that is great for vegans/vegetarians.

Moringa contains many healthful compounds such as:

  • Very high levels of Vitamins A, B, C, D, and E

  • Minerals such as Iron, Zinc, Magnesium, Potassium, Copper, Selenium, and Manganese

  • All of the 9 Essential Amino Acids 

Top 16 Moringa Benefits

Moringa is believed to have many benefits and its uses range from health and beauty to helping prevent and cure diseases. 

The benefits of moringa include:

  1. Protecting and nourishing skin and hair

Moringa seed oil is beneficial for protecting hair against free radicals and keeps it clean and healthy. Moringa also contains protein, which means it helps protect skin cells from damage. It also contains hydrating and detoxifying elements, which also boost the skin and hair.

It can be successful in curing skin infections and sores.

  1. Treating oedema

Oedema is a painful condition where fluid builds up in specific tissues in the body. The anti-inflammatory properties of moringa may be effective in preventing oedema from developing.

  1. Protecting the liver

Moringa appears to protect the liver against damage caused by anti-tubercular drugs and can quicken its repair process.

  1. Preventing and treating cancer

Moringa extracts contain properties that might help prevent cancer from developing. It also contains niazimicin, which is a compound that suppresses the development of cancer cells.

  1. Treating stomach complaints

Moringa extracts might help treat some stomach disorders, such as constipation, gastritis, and ulcerative colitis. The antibiotic and antibacterial properties of moringa may help inhibit the growth of various pathogens, and its high vitamin B content helps with digestion.

  1. Fighting against bacterial diseases

Due to its antibacterial, antifungal, and antimicrobial properties, moringa extracts might combat infections caused by Salmonella, Rhizopus, and E. coli.

  1. Making bones healthier

Moringa also contains calcium and phosphorous, which help keep bones healthy and strong. Along with its anti-inflammatory properties moringa extract might help to treat conditions such as arthritis and may also help heal damaged bones.

  1. Treating mood disorders

Moringa is thought to help treat depression, anxiety, and fatigue.

  1. Protecting the cardiovascular system

The powerful antioxidants found in Moringa extract might help prevent cardiac damage and have also been shown to maintain a healthy heart.

  1. Helping wounds to heal

Extract of moringa has been shown to help wounds close as well as reduce the appearance of scars.

  1. Treating diabetes

Moringa helps reduce the amount of glucose in the blood and sugar and protein in the urine. This improves the hemoglobin levels and overall protein content in those tested.

  1. Treating asthma

Moringa may help reduce the severity of some asthma attacks and protect against bronchial constrictions. It has also been shown to assist with better lung function and breathing overall.

  1. 13. Protecting against kidney disorders

People may be less likely to develop stones in the kidneys, bladder, or uterus if they ingest moringa extract. Moringa contains high levels of antioxidants that might aid toxicity levels in the kidneys.

  1. Reducing high blood pressure

Moringa contains isothiocyanate and niazimicin, compounds that help to stop arteries from thickening, which can cause blood pressure to rise.

  1. Improving eye health

Moringa contains eyesight-improving properties thanks to its high antioxidant levels. Moringa may stop the dilation of retinal vessels, prevent the thickening of capillary membranes, and inhibit retinal dysfunction.

  1. Treating anaemia and sickle cell disease

Moringa might help a person’s body absorb more iron, therefore increasing red blood cell count. It is thought the moringa plant extract is very helpful in treating and preventing anaemia and sickle cell disease.


You can consume Moringa5000 in four different ways: our products include
moringa capsules, moringa concentrated drops (tincture), moringa leaf powder or moringa tea, we have four different flavours: original, rooibos, chai and lemon grass.

Get your moringa from us today.