African Mango Diet Support by Now Foods is a supplement aimed at controlling and maintaining weight. To this effect, two important ingredients have been added, such as:
- African Mango: the different ways this extract from the seed of the Irvingia gabonensis plant works have been studied, for the purposes of weight loss, and one of these can be an increase in levels of leptin. This hormone helps supress appetite, and is therefore effective for the goal of losing weight. African Mango also causes a delay in gastric emptying, maintaining satiety levels for longer, as well as contributing towards regulation of blood glycaemia and preventing sudden alterations that restore, if nothing else, a sensation of hunger. Other associated benefits are: helping to reduce levels of LDL cholesterol, in other words the « bad » cholesterol which tends to accumulate on the walls of the arteries, obstructing the blood ; reducing the risk of diabetes by controlling blood sugar and keeping it within normal ranges.
- Extract of Green Tea: extract of the Camellia sinensis plant contributes towards boosting good health by regulating blood sugar, blood pressure, boosting the immune system, preventing ulcers, controlling inflammation, acting on viruses that cause colds and flu, preventing infections of the gums, reducing cholesterol, preventing potential blood clots and thereby reducing the risk of heart attacks...For weight loss, there is an increase in energy use (referring to the metabolism) and oxidation of fatty acids after continuously consuming extract of Green Tea. Epigallocatechin gallate (EGCG) is an active principle of this extract with high antioxidant power and also of thermogenic effect.