Gourmante proudly presents its first product in the new category of Mediterranean Herbal Food Supplements, the Mediterranean Living Olive Fruit & Leaf Extracts Heart Care Formula.
An innovation in the field of nutraceuticals, it is the result of a partnership between Gourmante - the leading expert on authentic, high-quality Mediterranean food - and a specialized Greek research laboratory focused on the development of innovative natural, biological ingredients, and products for the supplements industry.
All-natural, carefully selected olives & olive leaves from pristine olive groves in the region of Tuscany and the island of Sicily in Italy, are processed in a specialized factory to obtain through environmentally friendly extraction methods their precious polyphenol extracts.
The product contains QH-2 an innovative proprietary synergistic complex from Mediterranean Olea europaea (fruit) & Olea europaea (leaf) standardized dry extracts, which provides biologically enhanced olive polyphenols.
Rich in hydroxytyrosol which is approved by EFSA (European Food Safety Authority) for heart and coronary health claims and tyrosol among other phenolics, which have been shown to possess antioxidant properties by protecting body cells and LDL from oxidative damages, the product is standardized in hydroxytyrosol and guarantees a high total phenolic content demonstrating strong antioxidant activity.
Olive oil polyphenols have also been found to maintain normal HDL cholesterol levels, normal blood pressure and possess anti-inflammatory properties. Numerous research studies indicate that olive oil polyphenols also may play a significant role in fighting several other serious diseases, like for example certain types of cancer & Alzheimer's disease.
The main benefits of this product are: