Collagen Type 1&3 Beneﬁts:*Provides speciﬁc amino acids necessary to replenishing the body’s collagen supply Helps minimize ﬁne lines & wrinkles, and improves elasticity in the skin Builds and supports bone matrix Corrects weak, broken, split and damaged nail beds Thickens ﬁne hair, adds body and slows down hair loss Repairs connective tissues for improved elasticity; improves circulation; promotes wound healing Glycine builds lean muscle to help burn fat while you sleep
Collagen: The Body's Anti-Aging Protein
Collagen supplementation is one of the most fundamental things a person can do to prevent premature aging and promote youthful vitality. Understanding Collagen begins with knowing that it is truly the glue that holds the body together; it is the building block for all our body's major systems.
Although abundant in our youth, the body's natural Collagen production typically slows at a rate of 1.5% per year after the age of 25. As this collagen production slows, the collagen ﬁbers in the body become brittle and begin to break down resulting in many of the tell- tale signs of aging, such as loose, ﬂaccid skin, wrinkles, ligament and tendon injuries and osteoarthritis. Super Collagen+C™ utilizes Collagen Types 1&3, which is 90% of the body’s total collagen supply and the main collagen constituents in the skin, hair, nails, ligaments, tendons, bones and muscles.*
The Science of Collagen
Super Collagen™ 1&3 is composed of nineteen amino acids and is a rich source of glycine, proline, alanine, and hydroxyproline.
Once taken orally, it can produce peptides that stimulate ﬁbroblast cells to produce and reorganize new collagen ﬁbers which, upon bundling, can build the mechanical strength of the connective tissues and strengthen the extracellular matrix.*
Super Collagen'sTM Advanced Bioavailability
Super Collagen+C™ uses an advanced enzymatic hydrolyzation process to break the large collagen molecules into low molecular-weight peptides that are both bioavailable and bioactive in the body. Super Collagen+C™ contains hydroxypro- line and hydroxylysine, two amino acids speciﬁc to Collagen. These are not regularly found in amino acid supplements and are especially important to collagen production. Collagen +C™ genetically parallels the amino acid structure of the body's collagen and its been shown that persons taking hydrolyzed Collagen Type 1&3 will experience 90% absorption into the blood stream where cellular changes occur. *
Available in 3 di erent, bioavailable delivery systems: powder, tablets and liquid. Super Collagen+C™ tablets and Super Collagen+C™ Pomegranate Liquid are formulated with Vitamin C, which is absolutely
essential to collagen formation. Super Collagen™ powder is water-soluble, neutral tasting, and mixes easily with water or juice - juice containing Vitamin C, or other Vitamin C supplements are highly recommended.
The Difference Between Collagen Type 1&3 and Collagen Type 2:
Scientiﬁc studies show that more than 90% of the collagen found in the body is Collagen Type 1&3. The protein composition consists of nineteen amino acids responsible for the growth and maintenance of the body with unusually high percentages of glycine, proline, and hydroxyproline, which are all found in the skin and muscle. Collagen Type 2 protein consists of eighteen amino acids, which amino acid proﬁles parallel the proﬁle of the joint cartilage. Collagen Type 1&3 and Collagen Type 2 should not be combined due the types having different amino acid proﬁles. If taken together, the two proteins will bind and form a complete protein and the body will not recognize it as collagen. It is recommended that if you want to take both sources of collagen protein, it should be done at least an hour apart.*
I have been using this everyday in my smoothies and my hair looks really healthy and shiny I can't really say that it has done anything for my nails but I will keep on using it. It does make me to drink a smoothie every day which cant be anything but good.
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