Both gold and purple sea moss offer the same health benefits and can be used in the same ways. However, purple sea moss, contains powerful antioxidants called Anthocyanins, which are commonly found in purple fruits and vegetables.
Another difference is the way gold and purple sea moss is dried. Purple sea moss has to be dried in a dark room to avoid losing its colour and benefits. Whereas, the gold sea moss is dried in the sun.
You will also find that purple sea moss has a slightly stronger smell and taste than gold seamoss. However, due to our thorough cleaning and preparation process, it is still unlikely to alter the taste of any drink or food that you add it to.
Our organic wildcrafted sea moss has been prepared to the highest standards and washed thoroughly before being made into a gel. Therefore, it is pretty much tasteless and will not alter the taste of any food or drink you are adding it into. There may be a slight 'ocean' and lime taste as our sea moss gel is 100% natural and we use lime during our preparation process.
You can keep your sea moss gel refrigerated for 2-3 weeks. If you would like to preserve it for longer you can freeze it for up to 6 months. An ice cube tray can be used to separate your sea moss into portions before freezing for convenience.
We recommend that you consume 1-2 tablespoons of sea moss gel daily. There's many ways that you can take your sea moss gel. Check out our blog for some recipes.
Yes, children can take 1 tablespoon of sea moss gel daily from the age of 6 months. This is a great way to make sure that they have the vitamins and minerals that they need to support their growth and development.
Yes, sea moss gel can be consumed during pregnancy as a great way to ensure that you and your growing baby has the vitamins and minerals that you need.
Our sea moss is grown in the clean and unpolluted waters of St. Lucia, nourished by the ocean, providing you with one of nature's gifts in its purest form.
100% natural organic and wildcrafted, we have sourced the very best raw sea moss to ensure that our sea moss gel is of the very best quality.
Yes, sea moss can work as an appetite suppressant due to the high mineral content. It can help you feel full for longer, which is great in aiding your weight loss journey and is also known to melt fat within the body.
Yes, sea moss contains magnesium, vitamin A, vitamin K, and omega-3 fatty acids that hydrate and support healthy skin cell function. Sea moss can also be used to soothe irritating skin conditions such as eczema, dermatitis, burns and psoriasis. Try using your sea moss gel as a facial mask and you will see the benefits in no time.
Place a thin layer on your face or affected area you would like to soothe. Leave on for 30 minutes and rinse thoroughly. Follow up with a hydrating, fragrance-free moisturiser.