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What is Chlorella?

All hail Chlorella, perhaps the oldest superfood on the planet!  This blue green single-celled algae is the most potent source of chlorophyll in the world and is 60% protein, making it an excellent vegan alternative to meat and diary products.  Chlorella has a good deal of essential fatty acids and 18 amino acids, including all of the essential amino acids we cannot produce ourselves and must consume in our diet.  Plus, it has a ton of carotenes, vitamins, including A, B1, B2, B5, B6, B12, C, E and K, and minerals such as phosphorus, calcium, iron, magnesium and potassium, among many other phyto-nutrients

So what do these billions-of-years old nutrients mean for our bodies?  A LOT!  Chlorella is known for its body purification and detoxification benefits stemming from chlorophyll.  Chlorophyll is responsible for much more than Chlorella’s color.  It is one of the main sources of Chlorella’s amazing immune boosting and energy sustaining properties.  Just as chlorophyll gives energy to plants, it can do the same in the human body.  This enhances the body’s immune defenses to fight off infections, scavenges free radicals that threaten our cells, squashes inflammation and eliminates a host of toxins that enter or bodies in a variety of ways.  And more energy obviously helps keep bodies in motion, allowing greater stamina and focus for physical and mental activity.

Detoxification is one of the greatest ways to prevent illness and disease, and Chlorella is one of the best supplements to cleanse the body.  Chlorella promotes good bacteria, probiotics and flora in the intestines, which aids digestion and helps eliminate toxins through normal waste channels.  Many people use Chlorella to relieve gastritis, constipation and inflammatory conditions of the stomach, such as ulcers, colitis and Crohn’s disease.  Good bacteria also combats candida and yeast and boosts the entire immune system. 

Chlorella shows incredible benefits for the cardiovascular system, circulatory system and endocrine system, which supports heart and blood health.  It’s known to reduce triglycerides and harmful LDL cholesterol that can clog arteries, while also stabilizing blood pressure levels within a normal range.  These factors help reduce the risk of heart disease and other heart-related health conditions.  Additionally, Chlorella assists with metabolic syndrome, that is, insulin resistance and blood sugar maintenance.  These both affect diabetics and increase risk of obesity.  

Zokiva’s Chlorella Powder is a bio-available superfood for sustained energy, immunity and detoxification.  Unlike other superfoods, Chlorella must be broken down before it can be consumed, making our cracked cell Chlorella Powder the best way to enjoy the benefits of this phenomenal underwater health food.


If you are pregnant or breastfeeding you should consult with a doctor before use. If you are on any medications check with your doctor or pharmacist before taking any supplement.

These statements have not been evaluated by the FDA. This product is not intended to diagnose, test, cure or prevent any disease.