Vitamin C is a powerful antioxidant, supports cardiovascular and immune systems, is essential for body’s defense against infections.
The composition of five different forms of vitamin C helps optimize your body’s usage of this vitamin.
Vitamin C is essential for all living beings. Unfortunately human body, unlike most animals, cannot synthesize vitamin C and have to obtain it through diet. The problem is that modern diets are deficient in vitamin C and that adversely affects our health and even appearance.
Vitamin C functions are amazingly diverse. Vitamin C is a strong antioxidant, and defends the body against damaging free radicals.
Vitamin C is required for the synthesis of collagen – the main protein of connective tissue, which is important for the strength of the skin, tendons, ligaments, blood vessels and bones.
Vitamin C supports the functions of cardiovascular system.
Vitamin C plays a major role in the support of immune cell function, and helps fight infections in their early stages. Clinical research shows that vitamin C helps to relieve the symptoms and shortens the duration of common cold.
Vitamin C participates in folic acid and iron metabolism, 2-3 times increasing the absorption of iron from food.
Vitamin C stimulates the enzymes production in the liver that helps with the detoxification of the body.
Vitamin C helps to maintain healthy teeth and bones. Not only because of the important role in collagen production, but directly promoting the growth of bone tissue cells. The researches show that vitamin C can be useful in osteoporosis prevention.
Vitamin C enhances growth and regeneration of the body’s cells, promotes wound healing.
Vitamin C deficiency can lead to dry and splitting hair; gingivitis (inflammation of the gums) and bleeding gums; rough, dry, scaly skin; decreased wound-healing rate, easy bruising; nosebleeds; weakened enamel of the teeth; swollen and painful joints; anemia; decreased ability to ward off infection; and, possibly, weight gain because of slowed metabolic rate and energy expenditure. A severe form of vitamin C deficiency is known as scurvy, which mainly affects older, malnourished adults.
Large amounts of vitamin C are used by the body during any kind of healing process, whether it’s from an infection, disease, injury, or surgery. In these cases extra vitamin C may be needed.
Essential C-Curity™ contains 5 different forms of vitamin C: ascorbic acid, calcium ascorbate, ascorbyl palmitate, acerola fruit extract, and rose hips powder to enhance bioavailability.
Zinc is one of the most essential minerals, lack of which can cause different health problems. Zinc is the important component of about 200 enzymes involved in different functions of the body. Zinc strengthens the immune system, it is important for body’s growth and development, for the many aspects of reproduction system.
Dietary indoles from cruciferous vegetables (kale, Brussels sprouts, cabbages, broccoli, mustard and horseradish) belong to a large and diverse group of natural compounds that promote the hormonal balance, and lower the risk of certain types of cancer. It is proved that there is inverse relationship between the consumption of cruciferous vegetables and risk of development of intestinal tumors. Indoles prevent the formation of dangerous estrogen metabolites. Indoles are powerful activators of the detoxification system. Dietary indoles are potent antioxidants.
Dietary indoles are important for the normal function of endocrine system, help strengthen the immune system.
Bioflavonoids are potent antioxidants, which prevent free radical damage, strengthen the blood vessel walls. Bioflavonoids work with vitamin C to increase its biological efficacy in the body.
Hesperidin is a bioflavonoid found in citrus fruit. Hesperidin contributes to the integrity of the blood vessels.
Rutin is a bioflavonoid with antioxidant properties. Rutin strengthens the capillaries.
|Supplement Facts, Serving Size 1 Capsule:||Vitamin C (as ascorbic acid, calcium ascorbate, ascorbyl palmitate, acerola (Malpighia glabra L) 4:1 fruit extract, rose hips (Rosa rugosa) powder) - 300 mg, zinc (as zinc citrate) - 2.7 mg, Hesperidin complex – 25 mg, Citrus bioflavonoid complex – 25 mg, Juniper berry (Juniperus communis) 2:1 extract (equivalent to 50 mg of crude herb) – 25 mg, rutin – 25 mg, Indole-3-carbinol – 1 mg.|
|Usage||As a dietary supplement take 1 tablet daily with food.|