Caigua is traditionally taken to reduce blood cholesterol levels. It has been said, in Peru, that it is the most natural and the most potent fat absorber and taken together with a Peruvian herb known as Hercampuri. It is consumed in Peru, to rejuvenate & reduce cellulite.
Traditionally, Lucuma is a plant used to reduce sadness and depression, as it provides nutrients which stimulate the nervous system. But in turn, this plant acts as a natural energy by increasing the level of cellular energy production.