The life-giving and nurturing effect of nature gives you an abundance of countless nutrients that not only protect you from the adverse effects of life on earth but also nourish your body in a variety of complex ways. Chlorella stands out amongst the millions of photosynthetic plants and other types of algae available. Chlorella has amazing health benefits and can be used as a multivitamin. This freshwater alga uses golden sunlight and absorbs carbon monoxide to make food for itself. Taking chlorella in powder or tablet form gives you all the nutrients you need to protect your cells from damage and may lower your risk of getting several chronic diseases. The chlorella growth factor (CGF) is another incredible feature that distinguishes it from other natural and synthetic multivitamins.
Continue reading to learn how this mother nature's best multivitamin benefits you and what differentiates it from other man-made and synthetic multivitamins.
How is Chlorella Different from Man-made Multivitamins?
Manufactured multivitamins are compositions that are produced in a laboratory or industrial setting. Most multivitamins on the market, such as vitamins A, B, C, D, and E, antioxidants, amino acids, and minerals, are only beneficial when they are capsulated together and produced in a laboratory.
Your body may have a different reaction to man-made multivitamins although their structure is almost identical to that of naturally occurring nutrients. According to studies, the human digestive system does not accept all synthetic multivitamins as well as it does natural ones and sometimes excretes them without using them. This contrasts with the fact that the body readily absorbs natural multivitamins due to the presence of necessary vitamins, minerals, co-factors, and enzymes that work together to supply the body with benefits (Yetley, 2007), (Liu R, 2003).
Chlorella is a natural and potent multivitamin grown in golden sunlight that may assist in filling in the nutritional gaps so that you can achieve the optimal amount of nutrients (Panahi,2016). In addition, it is safe to use regularly on a short-term and long-term basis and has no side effects (Janczyk, 2005). In comparison, man-made multivitamins can sometimes come up with unexpectedly dangerous side effects.
What Makes Chlorella the Potent Multivitamin?
The nutrition-dense superfood is power packed with all eight amino acids, antioxidants, vitamins, and minerals that are considered essential for your body. It uses golden sunlight to provide you with these important nutrients. The following facts make chlorella the best choice as a multivitamin rather than man-made synthetic multivitamin.
1. Chlorella is Sustainable Natural Multivitamin
Chlorella is the most sustainable natural multivitamin, as its production does not cause any harm to air, water, land, soil, and forests. It is eco-friendly and does not require any constant input of nutrients for its growth and uses natural sunlight to make food for itself. It produces 200 times more protein naturally than cattle farming. By drawing carbon dioxide from the air and converting it into oxygen through a process known as photosynthesis, chlorella provides us with abundant oxygen (Jimenez-Llanos, 2020). Water is all that is required for algae's growth, as opposed to land. Therefore, it does not require the use of fertilizers, pesticides, or herbicides, nor does it require intensive cultivation.
The vast majority of man-made multivitamins are obtained by slaughtering animals, ruining forests and soils, and wasting a significant amount of water in their production process. The making of man-made multivitamins in industries also results in increasing environmental pollution.
2. Chlorella Gives You Natural Chlorophyll
Chlorella is mother nature's most significant source of chlorophyll. It is a pigment that makes chlorella green and helps it make its own food through photosynthesis by using sunlight, thus providing you with sugars and other potent nutrients (Singh, 2020). Chlorophyll is a chemical that dissolves in fat. Micelles are clusters of molecules that include fat, and when you consume chlorophyll, the pigment moves through your body in this form so that it may be absorbed easily (Zhang, 2020). According to studies, natural chlorophyll in chlorella may help you boost your immune system (Gao,2005). It has also been observed that using chlorella can improve your skin texture and work wonders for acne-prone skin (Stephens, 2015).
Multivitamins that are man-made or manufactured via synthetic processes do not contain chlorophyll; instead, they contain chlorophyllin, a form of chlorophyll that is only partially natural. When used orally, man-made multivitamins containing chlorophyllin might cause digestive tract irregularities, which can lead to irritable bowel syndrome, bloating, and cramps in the abdominal region. Discoloration of the feces and urine, as well as discoloration of the tongue, may also be observed. In addition, when semi-synthetic chlorophyllin is applied topically to the skin, it has the potential to cause burning or itching, which is more likely to occur on open wounds or cracked skin (Li, 2021).
3. Chlorella Gives You Natural Folate
Chlorella is loaded with folate. You receive (2.5 mg/100 g dry weight) of folate from chlorella, which is a common type of vitamin B9. It is easily absorbed by the body and, as a result, offers significant positive effects on your health. According to research studies, folate in chlorella may help improve heart health, support a healthy pregnancy, reduce the risk of macular degeneration, and can also overcome iron deficiency (Bito, 2020).
On the other hand, folic acid is a manufactured version of vitamin B9. Therefore, your body does not immediately utilize the man-made version of vitamin B9 that is produced in laboratories; instead, it is converted into dihydrofolate (DHF) and then later into tetrahydrofolate (THF) (Greenberg, 2011).
According to studies, when a person takes in more folic acid than their bodies are able to absorb, it can cause their liver to get overloaded, and it may even make its way into their circulation. In addition, because it has not been digested, having excessive folic acid in your bloodstream poses significant hazards to your health. (Patanwala, 2014).
A study was conducted on 1,708 people who had survived a heart attack and were given either a high-dose multivitamin or a placebo for a period of up to 55 months. Both groups had comparable rates of later heart attacks, heart operations, and deaths from cardiovascular causes. It shows that man-made multivitamin containing folic acid does not have any effect on heart health (Mark, 2014).
4. Chlorella Gives You Natural Antioxidants
Antioxidants are chemicals that shield cells from oxidative damage that can be caused by free radicals. Chlorella is a potent and natural source of antioxidants, which have been shown to lower and even eliminate the chance of developing a variety of diseases.
Natural antioxidants provided by mother nature, such as chlorella, have been shown to be superior to their man-made counterparts in a wide range of circumstances. This is due to the fact that natural antioxidants have the ability to delay the oxidation of fat in addition to eliminating oxygen, reducing free radicals, and renewing antioxidants. (Mahmoud, 2021). When exposed to high temperatures, the natural antioxidants that are found in chlorella become less volatile and more stable. In addition to this, their solubility surpasses that of any other antioxidants (Bito, 2020).
On the other hand, synthetic antioxidants do not have this ability, and sometimes they can be dangerous to your health. Several reviews have shown no evidence to support the use of antioxidant supplements such as beta-carotene, vitamins A, C, E, and selenium (alone or in combination) for lowering the risk of death and cancer. (Bjelakovic, 2008). For example, according to a study taking beta-carotene, a form of an antioxidant supplement can raise a smoker's risk of developing cancer (Jeon, 2008).
5. Chlorella Gives You Growth Factor
Mother Nature's most potent multivitamin, chlorella, is distinguished by another unique feature called a chlorella growth factor (CGF). This growth factor is found in the nucleus of chlorella, which makes chlorella the only unique source of this factor. The chlorella growth factor (CGF) is synthesized during photosynthesis by using golden sunlight and enables chlorella to double in number every 20 to 24 hours. According to the results of the experiments, CGF does not have any negative consequences while stimulating quicker growth. Additionally, it improves the RNA and DNA processes necessary for the production of enzymes, proteins, and energy at the cellular level, which in turn promotes the repair of tissues and protects cells from various dangerous diseases (An, 2016).
Your own DNA and RNA are kept safe by consuming natural multivitamins like chlorella, which provides you with DNA and RNA. And by getting enough RNA and DNA, your body can use nutrients better, get rid of toxins, and avoid getting sick. So, self-repair happens at the level of the cells, and overall health and vitality get better. Man-made and synthetic multivitamins fail to provide you with naturally occurring DNA and RNA (Ng, 2020).
Health Benefits of Using Chlorella as Multivitamins
Mother nature's most potent multivitamin, chlorella, may provide you with the following health benefits.
i. Chlorella Can Support Your Immune System
Consuming Chlorella as a natural multivitamin can help your immune system work better in a variety of ways. It can help increase the synthesis of potent immune molecules like interferon as well as the number of immune cells in your body.
The immune systems of thirty Korean volunteers went through a range of different alterations during a research study that revealed chlorella is beneficial to immune function. These differences were noticed in the participants eight weeks after they had taken 5g of chlorella in the form of pills (Kwak, 2012).
ii. Chlorella Can Boost Energy Levels
The chlorella growth factor can play a vital role in boosting your energy levels. DNA and RNA are necessary for the synthesis of biological components such as proteins, enzymes, and cellular energy. So, due to its nucleic acid composition, CGF can improve energy levels. It is believed that this increased energy results when the body receives and absorbs nucleic acid from an external food source; it minimizes the amount of internal effort required to manufacture RNA and DNA. This reduces the amount of work your body must perform and allows it to save more energy for usage throughout the day (Ryu, 2014).
iii. Chlorella May Help in Weight Loss
Chlorella uses chlorophyll to make nutrients by photosynthesis. Consuming chlorella as multivitamins can help you lose weight and provide other essential nutrients. Because of the characteristics of the human body that it does not have the enzymes necessary to digest chlorophyll, eating it causes you to feel satisfied for a more extended period of time, which in turn causes you to consume fewer calories and makes it possible for you to get rid of those additional pounds (Chen, 2016).
iv. Other Health Benefits
Chlorella, as a natural multivitamin with a chlorella growth factor, can also offer you other health benefits, studies have shown it may assist with tissue repair, healthy blood count, healthy joints and bones, and healthy aging. In addition, it may also play a significant role in maintaining a suitable level of blood sugar and blood pressure which is the topmost concern and problem for adults.
The Bottom Line
Chlorella gives you all the necessary vitamins, minerals, and nutrients you need for optimal health. It makes food for itself and nutrients by using sunlight through a process called photosynthesis while absorbing carbon monoxide. When it comes to choosing multivitamins, chlorella is the best choice compared to all the man-made synthetic multivitamins. It is the most sustainable multivitamin that benefits you without harming the planet. Chlorella is best known as a multivitamin as it offers you a natural form of folate, antioxidants, and other nutrients which are easily absorbed by your body. In addition, the chlorella growth factor (CGF) is unique, among other significant features. Other synthetic and man-made multivitamins fail to provide you with such growth factors and nutrients naturally.
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