Research & Ingredients
|Ingredient||What it Does|
|Immune Support Complex|
|Amla (Emblica officinalis)||
|Organic fucoidan (Undaria pinnatifida)||
|Maitake mushroom extract||
|Shiitake mushroom extract||
|DNA Protective & Alkalizing Complex|
|Chlorophyllin (from sodium magnesium chlorophyllin)||
|Zinc (from zinc acetate)||
|Lemon Balm (Melissa officinalis)||
|Passion flower extract||
|Citrus bioflavonoid complex (Citrus aurantium)||
|Acerola fruit extract||
|Folate (as folic acid)||
|Black pepper fruit extract (BioPerine®)||
Benefits of Flavonoids
Flavonoids are plant-based compounds with powerful antioxidant properties, which means they naturally reduce inflammation, promote healthy arteries, and help fight aging by preventing cellular damage and mobilizing the immune system against free radicals.
Amla (Emblica officinalis)
Often referred to as Emblica officinalis, Phyllanthus emblica, amalaki, or Indian gooseberry, amla is one of the most celebrated herbs in traditional Indian medicine. When taken orally, amla exhibits strong immune support properties which have proven successful in promoting flawless skin and lips. Read more.
Organic fucoidan (Undaria pinnatifida)
Organic fucoidan is a highly researched and documented marine algal polysaccharide that originates on the cell walls of sea-based plants. It exhibits many immune boosting characteristics and has been cited in over 600 documents in the National Library of Medicine. Specifically, organic fucoidan stimulates an increase in interferon gamma levels, which help to effectively boost immune reactions. Read more.
Maitake mushroom extract
The maitake mushroom, also known as Grifola frondos, is a medicinal mushroom and adapotgen renowned for its immune system boosting properties. Additionally, Maitake is known to normalize the body, prevent stress and works to achieve clear skin and lips. By fortifying inferferon and interleukin, two primary immune system regulators, Maitake is able to provide effective immune support and help to prevent recurrent episodes. Read more.
Shiitake mushroom extract
The shiitake mushroom, also known as Lentinula edodes, is an edible fungus native to East Asia â€” its immune boosting properties are backed by a number of studies. Read more.
Chlorophyllin (from sodium magnesium chlorophyllin)
Chlorophyllin is a water-soluble derivative of chlorophyll that demonstrates a number of DNA protective and alkalizing abilities. This powerful nutrient acts as a potent antioxidant while it dramatically boots the body's ability to defend against chemical assaults, free radicals and environmental toxins. By helping the body eliminate toxic chemicals before they are able to enter into the bloodstream, chlorophyllin helps protect against episode-causing irritants and potential health risks. Read more.
Rutin is a purified flavonoid (plant pigment) that is found naturally in a number of fruits and vegetables including buckwheat, citrus fruits, mulberry and rose hips. Along with other flavonoids, rutin is frequently used in alternative medicine to promote unblemished skin and lips, circulate the blood, enhance the action of vitamin C, act as an antioxidant and more. Read more.
The Hesperidin complex is multifaceted ingredient formulated with different forms of hesperidin â€” many of which contain naturally occurring vitamin C. Hesperidin is a flavanone glycoside often found in citrus fruits, especially oranges and lemons. Studies have demonstrated hesperidin's many benefits, including its antioxidant properties and potential to protect DNA from free radical damage. Read more.
Zinc (from zinc acetate)
Zinc acetate is the most bioavailable form of the zinc mineral and is often used to treat and prevent zinc deficiency. Zinc is found in both animals and plants, but is not naturally produced by the human body and therefore must be acquired from outside sources. Read more.
Lemon Balm (Melissa officinalis)
Melissa officinalis, commonly known as lemon balm, is a calming perennial herb that belongs to the mint family. It is native to southern Europe and the Mediterranean region and has been used for thousands of years to treat a number of ailments. Documentation dates back to the Middle Ages showing that Melissa officinalis was used to promote relaxation and sound sleep, and supports healthy digestion. Read more.
Suntheanine® is the patented name of a pure form of L-theanine. This pure L-isomer-theanine is produced using a proprietary fermentation process to guarantee essentially pure L-theanine for maximum effectiveness. Read more.
Passion flower extract
Passion flower, often referred to as passionflower and Passiflora incarnate, is a North American plant that has been used for centuries to promote calmness and relaxation â€” studies demonstrate that passion flower exhibits both soothing and aphrodisiac properties. Scientists believe that passion flower works by increasing levels of the chemical GABA in the brain. GABA, short for chemical gamma-Aminobutyris acid, induces relaxation by decreasing the activity of some brain cells and helping the body to calm down. Read more.
Citrus bioflavonoid complex (Citrus aurantium)
A citrus bioflavonoid complex consists of various water-soluble bioflavonoids found in citrus family fruits. The major bioflavonoids include hesperidin, rutin, quercetin, diosmin, naririutin, neohesperidin, nobiletin, diosmetin, tangeretin, noiletin and narigin.
Citrus bioflavonoids have been shown to be powerful antioxidants and can be extremely effective at fighting off free radicals and preventing cell damage. Read more.
Acerola fruit extract
Acerola is a tropical plant native to South America, Central America and Southern Mexico that's fruit is renowned for its incredible health benefits. Acerola cherry fruit has one of the highest concentrations of natural vitamin C per gram of fruit and also contains bioflavonoids, vitamins A, B1, B2, B3, folate, potassium, pantothenic acid, magnesium and carotenoids. Read more.
While commonly known as vitamin H, biotin is actually a water-soluble B vitamin that is essential for a number of bodily processes. Read more.
Folate (as folic acid)
Folate is a water-soluble B vitamin found naturally in leafy greens, citrus fruits, dried beans and peas. This B-complex is essential as it is part of the coenzyme reaction that synthesizes DNA required for cell growth and formation. Folate acts as a powerful antioxidant by helping to prevent unnatural changes to DNA. Read more.
Black pepper fruit extract (BioPerine®)
BioPerine® is a standardized black pepper fruit extract that can dramatically augment the bioavailability of vitamins and nutrients by increasing the body's ability to absorb these supplements. Read more.
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