FAQs - Collagen Fantastic!
FAQs – Collagen Fantastic!
What is Collagen?
Collagen is the most abundant protein in the human body and is a component of skin and connective tissues like tendons and ligaments.
What Are the Benefits of Taking Collagen?
After we turn 30 years old natural collagen production in the body starts to decline. There are numerous health & beauty benefits attributed to taking collagen peptides which have been supported by numerous research studies.
Here is a short list of benefits:
- Improved Joint Health
- Strengthen Connective Tissue
- Promote Healthier Looking Skin, Nails and Hair
- Reduces Wrinkles and Fine Lines
- Reduce Cellulite
- Support Gut Health
How Much Collagen Should I Take?
We recommend that most people take 1 to 2 servings per day. The is equivalent to 10 – 20g of collagen protein per day.
How Many Days A Week Should I Take Collagen Fantastic!
For consistent results we recommend taking 1 - 2 servings of Collagen Fantastic at least 5 days per week.
What Are the Directions for Use of Collagen Fantastic?
Collagen Fantastic is easy to use, imparts little taste and mixes easily in warm and cold beverages. Perhaps the easiest way is mix one level scoop in your morning coffee. It can also be mixed into chocolate milk, almond milk, protein shakes (with Whey Fantastic!) and smoothies. You may also bake with it and add it to oatmeal, cookies, pancakes, etc. When using it for cooking start with half a scoop and see how it affects the baked goods.
Why Do You Source Grass-Fed Collagen from New Zealand?
New Zealand is well known for the quality of their bovine products including beef, dairy and collagen products. New Zealand has an ideal climate for growing grass and maximizing the time animals spend in pasture and is internally recognized for high standards of animal welfare.
Is Collagen Safe? For Expecting or Breas- Feeding Mothers?
Collagen is safe for healthy people. If you are pregnant, breast feeding or have a medical condition we always recommend talking with your health care provider first. If you experience any discomfort or side effects discontinue use and call your doctor.
What is the Difference Between Collagen and Gelatin?
Collagen is made by hydrolyzing or breaking down gelatin. Collagen peptides are the are very highly hydrolyzed short chain proteins from the hydrolyzing process.
What is the Difference Between Hydrolyzed Collagen and Collagen Peptides?
Collagen Peptides are the same as Hydrolyzed Collagen.
Are There Any Fillers, Binders, Sweeteners or Artificial Ingredients in Collagen Fantastic?
No! There are no fillers, binders, sweeteners, or artificial ingredients in Collagen Fantastic. Only one ingredient – New Zealand Grass Fed Bovine Collagen peptides.
Can I give Collagen Fantastic to my dog?
Yes, we recommend 1.5 tsp per 50lbs.