Our sea moss is indigenous to the warm tropical sea water in St. Lucia.
WHAT ARE SOME OF THE 92 MINERALS FOUND IN SEA MOSS?
Some of the very important minerals that sea moss contains necessary for optimal functioning in the human body are: zinc, iodine, iron, calcium, potassium, B-complex vitamins, sodium, sulfur, silicon, and iron. It is also a good source of dietary fiber, vitamin K, calcium and copper, and a very good source of riboflavin, folate, iron, magnesium, phosphorus, zinc, manganese, protein, beta-carotene, B vitamins, pectin, taurine (an amino acid usually lacking in vegan or vegetarian diets) and vitamin C – all essential nutrients that promote healthy body functions.
CAN CHILDREN AND BABIES CONSUME SEA MOSS?
It is safe for children over the age of 5 to consume sea moss in lower quantities than the typical adult. For children younger than 5 years old, please consult with your health care provider.
HOW OFTEN CAN YOU TAKE SEA MOSS?
The recommended quantity and dosage of sea moss is about ‘I to 2 tablespoons.
HOW LONG DOES DRY SEA MOSS LAST VERSUS GEL SEA MOSS?
Dry sea moss will remain unspoiled as long as it isn’t subjected to conditions that cause it to spoil. Keep it stored in a glass container that is well sealed and out of direct sunlight or moist, dark damp areas where microbes tend to flourish. Sea moss gel will last up to 1 month as long as it is stored in a glass container and covered. We recommend making only what is needed and using that daily until the batch is finished to avoid any potential issues.
HOW LONG DOES SHIPPING TAKE?
Shipping generally takes 3-5 business days. We do not ship internationally yet; only within the U.S.
WHAT IS THE SHELF LIFE OF SEA MOSS GEL?
If left unopened, it can last 3 to 4 weeks in freezer. Keep it refrigerated once opened and it can last 2 to 3 weeks.
WHAT IF MY JAR ARRIVES “MELTED”?
Great question, but no worries! if your jar arrives in a liquid form, just throw it in the refrigerator for a few hours and let it chill.