Wheat grass powder contains high amounts of chlorophyll, which helps detoxify the body. The Chlorophyll aids in sending more oxygen to the cells. Chlorophyll can also stop the activity of certain substances that can cause cancer, and may be able to shield the body from harmful effects of carcinogens, such as premature aging and malfunction of the internal organs.
Wheat grass powder is also considered to be beneficial in repairing and rejuvenating cells due to a glycoprotein called P4D1, which can help to repair DNA that has been damaged. Wheat grass also contains abscise acid – a hormone that is derived from plants and is said to have the ability to kill cancer cells in the body.
Some renowned doctors like Dr Benjamin Gurskin suggest that wheat grass can heal wounds due to its antiseptic properties. Wheat grass may also be able to speed up healing time and can neutralize unpleasant odors that come from wounds.
Net net Wheat Grass is claimed to be helpful in Wound healing, Cellular Repair and strengthening of Immune system and as a detoxifying agent.