The Benefits of Black Maca

Live A Lot is committed to helping you live vibrantly through superfoods and unrefined ingredients. Join us every Wednesday as we share the exciting health benefits of some of our favorite ingredients ♥

Live A Lot is committed to helping you live vibrantly through superfoods and unrefined ingredients. Join us every Wednesday as we share the exciting health benefits of some of our favorite ingredients


Black Maca. Even its name sounds exotic.

There are many varieties of maca, including red and yellow, and each have their own characteristics & benefits. Also known as Lepidium meyenii, Black Maca is actually a plant originally grown in the highlands of Peru. A rich source of protein and essential vitamins, such as vitamin C, iron, potassium and manganese, Black Maca is the most common form of maca and is known for its extraordinary health benefits, including:

Lastly, Black Maca has been effective in boosting energy (including libido) and enhancing mood. “While people might not be swapping coffee for Black Maca any time soon,” one website writes, Black Maca “may be a great way to supplement your morning ritual.”

How about incorporating our *NEW* MACA ROOT :: Superfood Chocolate Sauce into your morning? Or afternoon... or evening? Our favorite ways to enjoy this chocolate sauce include blending it into a refreshing mocha treat or incorporating it into your go-to raw cookie recipe. But the possibilities are endless and completely up to you!

We're so excited to share this medicine with you. Enjoy it!

In love and MACA,
The Live A Lot Team