Barley Powder - Unflavoured 250g Barley Powder from The Protein Works is a very versatile green powder supplement, immensely popular due to its high concentrations of minerals, vitamins, amino acids and enzymes.
It’s been used a lot more in sports nutrition in recent years following impressive research that showed it can help in a wide variety of areas from supporting the immune system to enhancing recovery.
The high chlorophyll content of Barley Powder has made the headlines in recent times.
Chlorophyll has a very similar structure to haemoglobin (the red, oxygen carrying cells in the blood) and so supplementing with it has been shown to help improve the oxygen carrying capabilities of the blood.
This in turn can improve endurance, sports performance and brain function.
Barley Powder has also been found to provide extra ‘defences’ against unhealthy toxins.
This is because again the chlorophyll content acts as a powerful anti-oxidant that essentially helps neutralise harmful toxins in the body by purify