FAQ’s – Frequently Asked Questions
Here are the top and most frequently asked questions to us. Below are answers that may be useful. Should you have any other questions, please don’t hesitate to contact us.
WHAT IS MORINGA?
1.) Moringa Oleifera, commonly known as Moringa, is an organic, medicinal plant that is a rich source of vitamins and nutrients.
It has high levels of Vitamins A and C, calcium, potassium, iron and protein with high bioavailability. It also contains over 40 antioxidants and 539 compounds that are reported to prevent 300 diseases and maladies according to the traditional African and Indian medicine called Ayurveda.
90 NUTRIENTS OF MORINGA
✓ 46 Antioxidants
✓ 20 Amino Acids
✓ 36 Anti-inflammatory compounds
✓ MORE Essential Omega Oils
2.) WHAT’S THE BEST WAY TO CONSUME MORINGA?
There are several ways to use Moringa. You can use the seeds, the leaves, the roots, the pods and all its parts! However, scientific studies have proven that the dried Moringa Leaf Powder contains the highest nutritional value versus other Moringa forms. For those people who dislike the powder’s taste, the next option will be the tablets. The general potency of these tablets is around 500mg. Recommended dosage is about 2-4 tablets daily.
(For safety purposes, consult your doctor regarding dosage intake of Moringa)
3.) WHY SHOULD YOU TAKE MORINGA DAILY?
Moringa is one of the most nutritious plants known to exist. Its long list of components goes from vitamins, anti-oxidants, amino acids, and much more providing several benefits to the body.
4.) WHAT’S THE BEST WAY TO TAKE MORINGA LEAF POWDER?
In order to get the best out of Ankh Rah high-quality Moringa Leaf Powder, don’t expose it to too much heat as it burns out the nutritious enzymes in it.
- Put 1 teaspoon of Ankh Rah Moringa Leaf Powder in a cup.
- Fill ¼ of the cup with lukewarm water.
- Add hot water (but should not be at boiling point) and stir.
- Add honey or agave syrup to sweeten.
- Enjoy a refreshing cup of Moringa!
✓ If you want to include Moringa in your home recipes, always make it the last ingredient to be added when cooking so as not to lose its nutrients.
✓ For a maximum energy boost, add Moringa Leaf Powder to natural coconut water.
5.) HOW LONG WILL IT TAKE TO SEE THE RESULTS?
After you start taking Moringa, your body will adapt to it slowly. You will start to feel more energetic throughout the day. For most people, it takes about 1-2 weeks of consistent consumption to feel the difference. This really depends on the current state of your body. If you are an overall healthy person, you will feel the amazing effects after 2 or 3 weeks of taking the Moringa. But if you take a break, you may not experience the effects immediately.
6.) WHY CHOOSE ANKH RAH PRODUCTS?
There are definitely cheaper brands on the market but with Ankh Rah’s award winning high-quality Moringa, you are getting real value for money, which means you get visible benefits that are proven by certified nutritionists and customers worldwide.
Our Moringa comes from a rural African farm headed by a cultured farmer who has a deep understanding of the plant because of his family’s ancient traditional methods that have passed down from one generation to another.
Our Moringa Leaf Powder and Moringa Tablets are 100% natural and tested according to the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) testing standards (ISO 17025). Ankh Rah also has a variety of health products, that when taken with Moringa, can give the body the balanced nutrients it needs for total wellness.
In our endeavours to bring functional nutrition to the world, we have won multiple natural health awards over the past 3 years:
✓ Best Sports Nutrition Supplement – Health Food Business Product Awards 2015
✓ Highly Commended Best Supplement in 2014
✓ Finalist – Prospects London Business Awards 2014
✓ Best New Product – Natural Lifestyle Products Awards 2013
7.) HOW TO TAKE MORINGA SEEDS? WILL THERE BE ANY SIDE EFFECTS?
50 grams Moringa Oleifera Seeds are in a stand-up pouch. After chewing the seeds, drink water. You will taste a bittersweet taste in the water due to the purification effect of the seeds, which then will go straight to your bloodstream.
- Break the shell of the seed.
- Take the seed outside of the shell.
- Chew the seed like a nut.
- For best effects, drink water after chewing and see the difference.
- Do not consume more than 6 seeds per day if you’re body is not used to Moringa. Take it gradually.
8.) WHAT’S THE BEST WAYS TO TAKE MORINGA OIL INTERNALLY AND EXTERNALLY?
Ankh Rah’s high-quality Moringa oil is so good it can be used internally and externally. Moringa oil can be used after shaving to avoid razor bumps. It helps keep the skin smooth and soft. It can also be used as a moisturiser.
OTHER WAYS OF USING MORINGA OIL:
- For bathing, put 3 drops of Moringa oil onto the bathing water.
- For improvement of hair softness and strength, apply to hair and scalp evenly.
- Can also be used as cooking oil.
9.) THE DO’s and DON’Ts
✓ Keep your powder dry. Moringa ferments fast so keep it out of the sun.
✓ Don’t cook Moringa powder for it will lose its nutrients.
✓ Don’t rush yourself in taking the medicinal plant. Take it gradually.
✓ Don’t take Moringa with an empty stomach.
10.) WILL I EXPERIENCE BAD EFFECTS FROM MORINGA?
During the 1st days of taking Moringa, you may experience nausea or flu-like symptoms. This is because Moringa will break down fats in the body by releasing antioxidants, antipathogens, detoxifiers, and chlorophyll to the bloodstream. Dormant toxins will react defensively to these new substances as if it’s under attack.
Just continue taking it. The body will adapt to Moringa slowly. It will gradually show its great and beneficial effects.
Other symptoms include: Diarrhea, headache and flu-like symptoms