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Açai Berry Properties

Açai Properties

Just like a fruit, our products don’t contain gluten. It’s all about fruit!

Non-GMO means non-genetically modified organisms. GMOs are novel organisms whose genetic material has been artificially manipulated in a laboratory using genetic modification techniques, creating unstable combinations that don’t occur in nature. Every product of Native Berries are NON – GMO.

Organic agriculture produces products using methods that preserve the environment and avoid most synthetic materials, such as pesticides and antibiotics. USDA organic standards describe how farmers grow crops and raise livestock and which materials they may use. Our whole production is certificated by the USDA.

According to the National Institute of Health’s clearinghouse on digestive diseases, between 30 and 50 million Americans are lactose intolerant. Luckily, Açaí is Dairy Free!

Antioxidants are molecules that can slow or prevent the oxidative damage caused by excess of free radicals such as poor diet, sunlight, pollution, stress, radiation, etc. This molecules block the oxidation reactions and provide protection to the cell membranes. Thus, antioxidants act by slowing down aging and helping to prevent chronic diseases such as cardiovascular, renal and liver cancer. Antioxidants acts in different ways against free radicals:

  • Act by preventing the formation of this molecules;
  • Prevent the attack of free radicals preventing the formation of lesions in our cells;
  • Repair the lesions by removing free radical damage and reconstructing the damaged cells.

Not all fats are the same. The essential fatty acids omega-3 and omega-6 help by lowering the “bad” LDL cholesterol, whereas omega-9 have the best overall health benefits since they not only lower the “bad” LDL cholesterol but maintain and even slightly raise the “good” HDL cholesterol. All omega fatty acids play specific roles in overall health. These good fats can have health benefits, including:

  • Prevent coronary heart disease
  • Prevent diabetes
  • Promote healthy nerve activity