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Guarana

Paullinia Cupana

THIS INGREDIENT IS FOUND IN

Anticellulite Massage CreamAnticellulite Drainage Gel
 
Guarana is native to the tropical forests of the Brazilian Amazon and is now cultivated in Brazil. It has a long history of traditional use by the Amazonian Indians of South America who worshiped guarana as a gift from the gods.

Bio active ingredients:
Guarana contains 2-3 times more caffeine (guaranine) then coffee or tea, without presenting the secondary effects of caffeine.
Guaranine has the same chemical composition as caffeine, theine and theobromine and has the same phisiological actions: stimulates the central nervous system, increases the metabolism, is a light diuretic. Other important bioactive ingredients which are found in the extract are: tannins, saponins.

Action:
Guarana helps overcome fatigue, combats premature aging, detoxifies the blood, and is useful for obesity. It acts as a weight loss aid by increasing the metabolic rate and reducing the appetite.
Guarana has been used in body care products for its tonifying and astringent properties, and to reduce cellulite.