Cacti are normally found in warm and dry climates such as desert and have a prickly exterior that makes us worried if we’ll get injured every time we go near it. This plant is actually a superfood where the leaves, fruit and flowers can actually be consumed with various benefits.
High in fiber – helps to regulate blood sugar levels in the body and reduce cholesterol levels
Power-packed with antioxidants – abundant in flavonoids to reduce the chances of getting chronic diseases
High source of vitamin C – can increase the production of white blood cells and improve the immune system
“Cold” in nature – so it helps to remove “heatiness” in the body
Helps with digestion – contains potassium to help the body absorb nutrients
Since it’s not that easy to obtain cactus in the market, Rhapsody was carefully formulated and produced with cactus and American ginseng to help you get those plant based nutrients that you need. The concentration of the cactus has been tried and tested according to the science of nutritional immunology and undergone rigorous testing to produce a quality product. It is best served with ice for a refreshing and cooling sensation.
We commonly know cactus as the lonely tree in the desert with lots of pricks to protect itself.
This cactus is actually known as Nopal cactus and had slowly paved its way into the wellness and health industry due to its high antioxidant content (carotenoids) and powerful inflammatory properties over the years.
A cactus has several important minerals such as calcium, calcium oxalate, sodium, magnesium, potassium, iron, phosphorus, zinc and manganese.
According to the USDA, one cup of cactus has 24 calories, 0.135g of fat, 206mg of sodium, 4.98g of carbohydrates, 3.3g of fiber, 1.72g of sugar and 1.98g of protein. It has many benefits including regulating blood sugar levels, lowering cholesterol levels, improves the digestive system and reducing the chances of getting obesity.
Cactus also contains a lot of phytonutrients which brings various benefits such as blocking certain levels of carcinogens, improving the immune system, preventing DNA damage and increasing the rate of DNA repair, slowing down the growth of cancer cells, reducing inflammation, reducing oxidative damage, regulating hormone secretion and being antiviral (which does not allow the virus to replicate). It’s not easy to find a good quality cactus and this is where Rhapsody comes in.
Rhapsody are rich in Plant Based Nutrients that benefit overall health in various ways, enhance Immune System to defend Bacteria and Virus Infections, destroy Cancer Cells.
Cactus contains a lot of plant nutrients and antioxidants which can enhance the body immune system, thus it can kill and destroy the cancer cells easily.
American Ginseng also contains high amounts of antioxidants that help to strengthen the heart, delay the aging of the human body.