What is collagen & where is it sourced from?
Collagen (and in this particular case Bovine Collagen) comes from from grass fed cows in South America. It is sourced from the discarded bones, Skin and muscles of the cow, which is considered better to choose pasture-raised and grass-fed for the best quality.
What is collagen good for?
Collagen is associated with a number of health benefits, some of which include an increase in muscle mass, an improvement in the appearance of skin (particularly wrinkles or those with dry skin), the prevention of bone loss, and when used as part of a Joint Health & Inflammation relief programme.
How does Ancient+Brave Cacao + Collagen support fasting?
Some people find that the last few hours of their fasting window, which is typically the first few hours of their day, to be the most challenging. This is where Ancient+Brave Cacao + Collagen may come in handy, as it contains a natural source of caffeine to help kick start your morning, and hydrolysed collagen peptides (units of protein) for nutrition sustenance to help you extend your fast to the finish line.
If you are following a plant-based diet, then Ancient+Brave Cacao + Collagen contains botanical adaptogens which may help build Stress resilience and provide support during busy and demanding mornings. Adding a teaspoon of MCT Oil to Ancient+Brave Cacao + Collagen provides your Body, muscles and Brain with an Energy supply during fasting which should help to curb hunger, sustain alertness, energy, mindset and maintain physical performance.
Can I drink Ancient+Brave Cacao + Collagen even when I'm not fasting?
Yes! Ancient+Brave Cacao + Collagen can be used throughout the day, even when you are out of fasting mode as it delivers key nutrients, which may be helpful when your to-do list is looking pretty stacked up.