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Vitauthority Multi Collagen Protein Plus Chocolate -- 30 Servings


Vitauthority Multi Collagen Protein Plus Chocolate
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Vitauthority Multi Collagen Protein Plus Chocolate Description

  • Collagen Peptides Enhanced with Hyaluronic Acid & Vitamin C
  • Types I, II, III, V & X
  • Dissolves Easily
  • Expertly Flavored
  • 5 Types of Collagen
  • Superior Absorption
  • Tasteless & Odorl3essw
  • Soy Free • Gluten Free

As We Age, We Need More Collagen

A decline in our body's natural collagen production is what causes the effect of aging.

 

According to many dermatologists across the country, collagen makes up about 75% of the dry weight of our skin, providing volume that keeps skin looking plump and keeps lines at bay.

 

"As we get older, we break it down faster than we can replace it".

 

And after 30, our natural collagen production begins to decline rapidly, which causes signs of aging that we all dread:

 

• Uneven, textured skin
• Fine lines & wrinkles
• Sore, cracking joints
• Loose wrinkly skin

 

We Give You More Than Just Collagen
Every scoop of Multi Collagen + is fortified with 5 types of collagen and Hyaluronic Acid & Vitamin C

 

Hyaluronic Acid
Hyaluronic acid is the perfect addition to maximize the youthful skin and joint benefits from our Multi Collagen Protein.

Roughly half of the hyaluronic acid in your body is present in your skin, where it binds to water to help retain moisture which improves skin elasticity and reduces wrinkles.

 

Vitamin C
A key ingredient for synthesizing collagen in the body, Vitamin C makes our multi collagen complex even more potent.

 

Skin fibroblasts depend on vitamin C for the synthesis of collagen, and also for the regulation of the collagen/elastin balance.

 

Benefits of Multi Collagen Peptides

 

Youthful, Vibrant Skin
Collagen supplementation helps increase skin flexibility and hydration, which helps to smooth wrinkles and increase tone and firmness of the skin. Collagen has been studied to help reduce cellulite, too, by improving skin elasticity.

 

Reduce Fine Lines & Wrinkles
Fine lines and wrinkles are caused by the breakdown of collagen and elastin in the skin. Collagen and elastin provide the support structure for skin, helping to keep it smooth and resilient. The hydration benefits of hyaluronic acid can also help eliminate wrinkles and fine lines around the jaw and brow.

 

Strengthen Joints & Bones
Daily collagen supplementation is commonly used to help strengthen tendons, joints, and ligaments. Research has shown (especially with Type II Collagen) that collagen can alleviate joint pain, stiffness and inflammation, as well as help improve flexibility.

 

Boost Lean Muscle Mass
Collagen protein contains the amino acids essential for the human body to repair and rebuild damaged muscle and connective tissue, leading to increased lean muscle and improved metabolism.

 

Support Healthy Hair & Nails
Adding additional collagen has been shown to help grow stronger, longer, healthier hair and nails. Strengthened roots and faster nail growth are common with collagen supplementation.

 

Maintain A Healthy Gut
Collagen contains many essential amino acids, such as glutamine, which is the most abundant free amino acid in the body. Glutamine and alanine help promote optimal gut and digestive health.


Directions

Mix one scoop 1 - 2 times daily with 8-12 ounces of water, milk or coffee (The amount of liquid can be adjusted for your preferred level of sweetness). For the best mixing results, shake the container to mix contents prior to use and patiently allow the powder to dissolve first, then proceed to mix thoroughly with a spoon or shaker cup. For best results, use consistently for 60 days.
Free Of
Soy and gluten.

*These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.


Supplement Facts
Serving Size: 1 Scoop (8.8 g)
Servings per Container: About 30
Amount Per Serving% Daily Value
Calories30
Protein7 g
Vitamin C (Ascorbic Acid)50 mg56%
Sodium75 mg3%
Multi Source Collage Complex
Hydrolyzed Grass-Fed Collagen Peptides, Hydrolyzed Fish Collagen, Chicken Bone Broth Collagen Concentrate, Water-Soluble Eggshell Membrane Collagen
7.8 g*
Hyaluronic Acid (as Sodium Hyaluronate)50 mg*
Typical Amino Acid Profile
Alanine655 mg
Arginine605 mg
Aspartic Acid403 mg
Cysteine0 mg
Glutamic Acid835 mg
Glycine1784 mg
Histidine29 mg
Isoleucine84 mg
Leucine241 mg
Lysine277 mg
Methionine59 mg
Phenylalanine177 mg
Proline956 mg
Serine229 mg
Threonine133 mg
Tryptophan0 mg
Tyrosine8 mg
Valine223 mg
*Daily value not established.
Other Ingredients: Natural and artificial flavor, silicon dioxide, sucralose.

Allergen Statement: Contains egg, fish (pollock)
Manufactured in a facility that also uses milk, egg, fish, crustacean shellfish, tree nuts, wheat, peanuts and soybeans.

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Collagen Side Effects - What to Expect When Taking a Supplement

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Collagen is one of the most common nutritional supplements on the market. From an oral capsule or tablet, to a powder for your pre-workout smoothie, this product is often touted to improve bone density, muscle tone and skin health. With so many new health solutions and products now available, however, you may be wondering, is it actually effective? More importantly, are there any potential side effects to be aware of? Let’s look at the science so you can make an informed decision about collagen supplements for yourself.

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What exactly is collagen?

Collagen is a molecule that accounts for 25 to 30 percent of total protein in the human body. There are 28 known types of collagen, but Types I–IV are the most abundant. Primarily located in the musculoskeletal system, collagen provides structure and strength to the fibers in your skin, bones, cartilage, muscles, tendons, ligaments, muscles and other connective tissues. You need this substance for a variety of functions. Collagen helps maintain elasticity in the skin and lubrication in the joints. It protects the bones from becoming weak or brittle and the muscles from losing their mass. However, as you age, the body slows its collagen production—in fact, it’s normal to lose about one percent of collagen each year, according to the Journal of the Society of Royal Medicine. Over time, this can lead to facial wrinkles, hollowed features, joint stiffness, muscle aches and, in some cases, osteoporosis. Fortunately, it’s possible to reverse some of that collagen loss if you consume it from an external source. Certain high-protein foods can help stimulate collagen production, suggests the Harvard School of Medicine reports. Some of these include bone broth, gelatin, soy, shellfish, legumes, poultry, nuts, seeds or leafy greens. Eating a diet rich in these foods is one way to replenish the nutrients and amino acids the body uses to form collagen. But in recent years, collagen supplements have become more and more trendy.

What to know about collagen supplements

The collagen supplement market is projected to hit $2 billion in global revenue by 2030. According to research in the Amino Acids Journal, these supplements have been found to support healthy joint functionality (in particular, the knees and ankles), while alleviating discomfort or inflammation and helping to support recovery from joint-related injuries. The researchers also noticed some improvements in the length of time those who take collagen supplements can sustain a vigorous workout before the onset of muscle soreness. These benefits correlate with collagen’s natural ability to support the musculoskeletal tissues and maintain an optimal range of motion. When combined with resistance training, collagen supplementation could even “elicit moderate improvements in body composition,” the journal continues. Consequently, evidence points to the likelihood that collagen supplements can support your fitness performance and help recovery. This makes collagen powder a common ingredient in both pre- and post-exercise drinks. In terms of your skin health, another study from the Nutrients Journal indicates that oral collagen supplements can nourish deep into the skin’s cellular level to increase its density, moisture and elasticity after consistent use for 180 days. Collagen supplements also had a role in decreasing the presence of skin cellulite, roughness and wrinkles. So as you can see, collagen does have its wellness benefits—but are there any risks?

Potential collagen side effects

While collagen itself is a natural protein that’s safe to consume, not all supplements are created equally. Nutritional supplements are not regulated by the FDA, making it important for you to check the ingredients and quality verifications before you choose a brand. For example, some manufacturers combine collagen with herbal or botanical extracts that are formulated for hair, skin and nail health. While this sounds good in theory, these added ingredients can actually be harmful to those who are pregnant, breastfeeding or on certain medications, according to the Cureus Journal. It’s also common for these supplements to contain high doses of the vitamin biotin, which has been found to interfere with laboratory testing for heart or thyroid issues. Other potential side effects include allergic reactions, drowsiness, gastrointestinal problems, blood vessel dilation or nerve damage (neuropathy), Cureus continues. If you plan to use a collagen supplement, look for a brand without any fillers, and confirm the collagen itself comes from grass-fed, hormone-free animals or wild-caught fish. This will ensure a safe, effective, nutritious and high-quality product.

Collagen supplements can be beneficial—but source them carefully

The human body relies on collagen to perform many vital musculoskeletal functions, but if your natural collagen production has slowed, supplementation is one solution to consider. When taken safely, it can promote a number of health and fitness benefits, just be careful about the collagen supplement you choose in order to minimize potential side effects. These statements have not been approved by the Food and Drug Administration. These products are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent disease.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_text_separator title="Featured Products" border_width="2"][vc_row_inner equal_height="yes" content_placement="middle" gap="35"][vc_column_inner width="1/3"][vc_single_image image="164101" img_size="full" alignment="center" onclick="custom_link" img_link_target="_blank" css=".vc_custom_1671895748821{padding-right: 7% !important;padding-left: 7% !important;}" link="https://www.vitacost.com/natural-factors-total-body-collagen-bioactive-peptides-pomegranate"][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width="1/3"][vc_single_image image="164100" img_size="full" alignment="center" onclick="custom_link" img_link_target="_blank" css=".vc_custom_1671895766061{padding-right: 7% !important;padding-left: 7% !important;}" link="https://www.vitacost.com/vitacost-biocell-collagen-with100-mg-hyaluronic-acid-per-serving-60-capsules"][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width="1/3"][vc_single_image image="164099" img_size="full" alignment="center" onclick="custom_link" img_link_target="_blank" css=".vc_custom_1671895781382{padding-right: 7% !important;padding-left: 7% !important;}" link="https://www.vitacost.com/ancient-nutrition-vegetarian-collagen-peptides-30-tablets"][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][/vc_column][/vc_row]

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