Lifematrix Purple protein is made with Peptan hydrolyzed collagen (bovine) containing 20 amino acids that may help promote joint and bone health, and reduce visible signs of ageing because collagen ensures cohesion, elasticity and regeneration of skin, cartilage and bone.
- Powdered bovine collagen, powdered blueberries*
More about Collagen
Collagen is a structural protein that forms connective tissue within the body, it provides form, firmness and strength for bodily tissues, cartilage, ligaments and internal organs. It literally holds the body together, the name collagen comes from the Greek word (kólla), meaning glue . Although we create our own collagen, production decreases with age resulting in loss of skin elasticity and bone density. Other factors like smoking, poor diet, sun exposure and illness can also reduce collagen production within the body.
Generations before us, got ample levels of collagen from bone broths, sweet eaters would still get collagen through gelatin but with the decrease of homemade meals and the exclusion of bones from store bought meat, a supplement may be required.
High in amino acids, collagen is anti-inflammatory making it beneficial for the heart and for those suffering from Osteoporosis and Arthritic conditions, further to being anti-aging collagen maintains skin elasticity and youthfulness.It increases energy and metabolism as well as promote muscle growth and repair.
Sufferers of intestinal permeability leaky gut can benefit from Collagen as it soothes the lining and heals damaged walls within the stomach, its Glycine content aids digestion and clears out toxins.
Collagen is injected into the skin by cosmetic surgeons to reduce the signs of aging, taking a collagen supplement can be extremely beneficial for reducing wrinkles and lines further to aiding with skin cell regeneration and repair.
- Add 3 heaped teaspoons (12g) to tall glass.
- Top with water, milk or juice and stir briskly, can also be added to smoothies.
- Store in a cool, dry place.
Not recommended for children.