Stevia extract, stevioside, stevioside is extracted by soaking the dried leaves of stevia in water, filtering the liquid away from the leaves and stems, and further purifying it with water or food-grade alcohol, thereby obtaining a kind of effect. A natural and extremely sweet sweetener at the blood sugar level, stevioside.
Stevia extract does not contain any calories and is purely natural and safe, and its safety has been obtained by many international organizations, including FAO, the Joint Expert Committee of the World Health Organization (JECFA) and the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA). The organization conducts a comprehensive review and scientific certification. The stevia extract was added to foods and beverages without side effects or allergies.
Studies have shown that stevia extract does not affect blood sugar levels or interfere with insulin and helps control body weight. No matter how the stevia extract is ingested, there is no effect on the glycemic index GI.
At present, stevia extract is widely used as a sweetener, additive and flavoring agent in the food industry and the pharmaceutical industry. In the cosmetics industry, it is used as a sweetener in toothpaste, and stevia extract can be used as a skin whitening agent. Agents, conditioners, anti-inflammatory agents and antibacterial agents.