Natural Spinach Extract Powder
Spinach (Spinacia oleracea) is an edible flowering plant in the family of Amaranthaceae. It is native to central and southwestern Asia. It is an annual plant (rarely biennial), which grows to a height of up to 30 cm. Spinach may survive over winter in temperate regions. The leaves are alternate, simple, ovate to triangular-based, very variable in size from about 2–30 cm long and 1–15 cm broad, with larger leaves at the base of the plant and small leaves higher on the flowering stem. The flowers are inconspicuous, yellow-green, 3–4 mm diameter, maturing into a small, hard, dry, lumpy fruit cluster 5–10 mm across containing several seeds.
Spinach has a high nutritional value and is extremely rich in antioxidants, especially when fresh, steamed, or quickly boiled. It is a rich source of vitamin A (and especially high in lutein), vitamin C, vitamin E, vitamin K, magnesium, manganese, folate, betaine, iron, vitamin B2, calcium, potassium, vitamin B6, folic acid, copper, protein, phosphorus, zinc, niacin, seleni
Functions of Spinach Extract Powder
1.With the function of natural food pigment, it is widely used in cakes, beverages, ice-cream and candy products, it has good coloring effect ;
2.With the obvious function of treating chronic and acute hepatitis and hepatomegaly;
3. With the function of promoting recovery of the liver's function, healing of stomach ulcers and intestine ulcers.
4.With the obvious function of treating pericementum, oral cavity ulcers and halitosis.
Application of Spinach Extract Powder
Spinach extract is a weight loss it will help fight cravings and reduce appetite, potentially leading to lower caloric intake. Thylakoids present in spinach extract suppress the activity of an enzyme necessary for digesting fat called lipase.spinach extract may act as a suppressant in the brain’s normal food reward system.
1.Applied in food field, it is mainly used as natural food additives for pigment;
2.As a daily-use chemical raw material, it is used in green toothpaste and cosmetics;
3.As the medicine of anti-inflammatory, antibacterial and antioxidant drug, it is widely used in the fields of medicine and health products.