– ANTIOXIDANT: thanks to the higher concentration of yellow grapefruit, anthocyanins, carotenes and in particular lycopene (responsible for the red colouring of the fruit and effective in the prevention of prostate cancer).
– reduces levels of BAD CHOLESTEROL and TRIGLYCERIDES in the blood.
– rich in FIBRE, in particular pectin, which reduces cholesterol and has a high satiating and draining power.
– rich in A and C VITAMINS that stimulate the production of COLLAGEN, as well as other components of the skin tissue and strengthen the IMMUNE SYSTEM.
Particularly when you are on a diet, it is recommended to drink a glass of juice a day to lower cholesterol and dry fat.
In the past dried grapefruit seeds were used as natural antibiotics for the treatment of flu.