Arbonne Ingredients Chlorella


Chlorella is a potent superfood known for its detoxifying and immune-boosting properties. Found in freshwater algae, chlorella is rich in vitamins, minerals, and antioxidants. Ideal for enhancing detox programs, supporting digestive health, and boosting overall wellness, with a recommended daily intake of 2-3 grams in tablet form or 1-2 teaspoons of powder.

What is Chlorella?

Chlorella is a type of freshwater green algae, known for its high nutrient density and potential health benefits. It is rich in vitamins, minerals, antioxidants, and chlorophyll, making it a popular supplement for detoxification and overall wellness. Chlorella has a tough cell wall that is usually broken during processing to enhance digestibility and nutrient absorption.

Where is it Usually Found in Nature?

Chlorella is naturally found in freshwater bodies, such as ponds and lakes. It is cultivated in controlled environments to ensure purity and quality, then harvested, dried, and processed into various forms like powders, tablets, and extracts.

Benefits to Health and Body

  1. Detoxification: Chlorella binds to heavy metals and toxins in the body, aiding in their elimination and supporting liver function.
  2. Immune Support: It enhances the immune system by stimulating the activity of T-cells and macrophages, which help fight off infections.
  3. Nutrient-Rich: Chlorella is packed with essential nutrients, including vitamins A, B, C, and E, minerals like iron and magnesium, and a high concentration of chlorophyll.
  4. Antioxidant Properties: The antioxidants in chlorella help protect cells from oxidative stress and reduce inflammation.
  5. Digestive Health: Chlorella promotes healthy digestion by supporting the growth of beneficial gut bacteria and improving bowel regularity.

Examples of Use

  • Supplements: Chlorella is available in tablet or capsule form for convenient daily intake.
  • Powder: Chlorella powder can be added to smoothies, juices, or water for a nutritional boost.
  • Detox Programs: It is often included in detox and cleanse programs to enhance the elimination of toxins.
  • Skincare: Some skincare products incorporate chlorella for its antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties.

Suggested Daily Intake

The recommended daily intake of chlorella varies depending on the form and individual health goals. Generally, a typical serving is:

  • Tablets/Capsules: 2-3 grams per day, following the manufacturer’s dosage instructions.
  • Powder: 1-2 teaspoons per day, mixed into beverages or food.

It is advisable to start with a lower dose and gradually increase to avoid potential digestive discomfort. Always consult with a healthcare provider before starting any new supplement regimen, especially if you have underlying health conditions or are pregnant or breastfeeding.

You'll find Chlorella in the following Arbonne products