Concentrated Incan Superfood Capsules Maca root has been used in indigenous Andean societies as a source of nourishment and healing for thousands of years, and continues to be one of the most appreciated superfoods today. Used to increase stamina, boost libido, and combat fatigue, maca root has long been regarded as a highly adaptogenic and powerful food. Navitas Naturals Gelatinized Maca Powder Capsules contain a concentrated form of this special roots beneficial elements. Here, the fiber of the root is extracted, making this superfood more digestible and its beneficial qualities intensified. Our vegetarian capsules are a convenient way to enjoy this raw superfood anytime and anywhere. Source and Processing Navitas Naturals Organic Raw Maca Powder is cultivated in its indigenous region of the Junin Plateau amongst the Peruvian Andes. After harvest, the maca roots are gelatinized and milled: a process that concentrates the active ingredients through a heated extrusion to remove the starch. Lastly, the concentrated powder is encapsulated in vegetable-based capsules. This product has only one ingredient, maca root, and is kosher, gluten-free, vegan, and 100% organic.