It seems every year there’s a new superfood replacing the last one that turns out isn’t so environmentally friendly or ethical to produce, like avocados, for example. But there’s a new green in town that’s more abundant, more nutritious, more versatile in its uses, and doesn’t just slow climate change but actively helps the environment restore itself.
It’s seaweed! That wrapping around your sushi, or maybe the spa treatment you got that one time, is worth so much more than you think. Click through this gallery, based on information from MBG, to see why you should be eating this incredible technology of Mother Nature, how to eat it, how to wear it, how to get the most of its beauty benefits, and how it’s replacing plastic in a big way.