Chicory Root Extract
What Is Chicory Root Extract (Cichorium intybus)?
Chicory root extract (Cichorium intybus) is derived from a perennial, herbaceous plant in the dandelion family that develops bright blue flowers. Chicory root is commonly used as a coffee substitute, as a flavoring for stout beers, and as a dietary supplement. Chicory is also known as blue daisy, blue dandelion, blue weed, blue sailors, coffeeweed, horseweed, succory, and cornflower.
Chicory Root Extract (Cichorium intybus) Benefits
Chicory root extract (Cichorium intybus) is high in fiber and may have laxative effects. It helps digestion and supports digestive health.† It also contributes to heart health and supports the liver.† Chicory root extract has natural anti-inflammatory properties and may help maintain healthy skin.† It is also a great source of polyphenols.
- High in fiber
- Rich in polyphenols
- Acts as a laxative
- Supports digestive health†
- Contributes to heart health†
- Supports the liver†
- Natural anti-inflammatory properties†
- Helps support healthy skin†
- Contributes to overall health & wellness†