The story behind Quinoa

15 Jan The story behind Quinoa


So we all know that Quinoa is delicious but what does it do for our hair and where does it come from? When you are perusing your nearest AVEDA experience center you can find this key ingredient in the Damage Remedy line.

“Considered sacred by the Inca Indians for its valuable life-supporting nutrients, quinoa has flourished in the Peruvian Andes for over 5,000 years. Known in Quechua, the language of the Incas, as chisiya mama or “mother grain,” quinoa is very rich in protein more than all other grains. Today, Aveda sustainably sources quinoa for the protein in our Damage Remedy™ restructuring hair care”