Stevia Leaf Extract And Its Benefits: A Guide

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At NURA, we’re all about promoting wellness and healthy living. One ingredient that we’re excited to share is stevia extract – a sweetener that packs a punch in the health benefits department. Stevia leaf extract has been gaining popularity as a calorie-free, low-glycemic alternative to traditional sugar and artificial sweeteners.

Let’s explore how sweet this is for your products!

What Is Stevia Leaf Extract?

A native plant from South America, the stevia rebaudiana plant leaf, which contains a sweet compound called steviol glycosides and is much sweeter than sugar. 

Stevia leaf extract is produced using water or ethanol extraction processes, then concentrated, and then turned into powder or liquid form to be easily utilized by the food industry.  

Due to the non-caloric content of stevia leaf extracts, it is often a sugar substitute. It has a sweet taste but does not affect blood sugar levels. This makes it a popular choice for people looking to cut down their sugar intake. It is also a popular alternative to artificial sweeteners like aspartame, saccharin, or sucralose, as it is considered a healthier alternative. 

Stevia leaf extract is available in many forms, including powder, liquid drops, and granules. It appears in a wide variety of food and beverage products.

Stevia Leaf Extract Benefits

Here are some of the associated benefits of stevia leaf extract.

  • Low-calorie. An excellent sugar substitute for people trying to cut their calorie intake.
  • It may help with blood pressure. Some studies have suggested that consuming stevia extract may help with high blood pressure, a risk factor for heart disease and stroke.
  • Antioxidant properties. Stevia extract has antioxidant properties that may help protect against cellular damage caused by free radicals.
  • Anti-inflammatory properties. Stevia extract has been found to have anti-inflammatory properties that may help reduce inflammation and prevent chronic diseases.  

Something Sweet With MADBLEND™

At NURA, we proudly offer MADBLEND™, our very own Stevia Leaf Extract Blend, and a better alternative to traditional sweeteners. MADBLEND™ is a high-intensity Stevia Leaf Extract with a smooth and less bitter aftertaste. It is an excellent substitute for sugar and other artificial sweeteners.

By using our high-quality Stevia Leaf Extract Blend, you can enjoy the sweet taste you love while also supporting a healthier lifestyle.

It’s free of additives, fillers, and other harmful chemicals. This makes it a healthier choice for people looking to lower their sugar intake.

Overall, our Stevia Extract Blend is a good option for those looking to sweeten their food and beverages while improving their health. Give MADBLEND™ a try and see why it’s the perfect addition to your products.

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