Demystifying Popular Smoothie Boosters

Step behind the smoothie counter and take a look at some popular smoothie boosters frequenting our drinks.

Wheat Grass

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Wheat Grass

Wheat grass is exactly what it sounds like. It's the grass of a wheat plant. It's not fancy, but its effects on the body are. The major ingredient in wheat grass is chlorophyll, a green pigment that improves the body's ability to draw toxins out of the bloodstream. (2) Detoxifying the body promotes healthy blood and normalizes the thyroid gland, which is essential for regulating metabolism. When the thyroid doesn't function properly, it can affect everything from weight to depression to energy levels. (3) (Learn more inĀ Iodine: An Overlooked Essential Mineral.)


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