1aboveThe new 1Above flight drink helps combat the effects of jet lag with Pycnogenol, a branded French pine bark extract from Horphag Research. 1Above supports immune health, circulation and hydration using vitamins (B, C) and electrolytes. Research on Pycnogenol has found that it helps reduce the length of jet lag by 53.8% and severity by an average of 61.5% after 24 hours.

up4UAS Labs now offers UP4 Adult Cubes, a variation of their UP4 Kids Cubes designed specifically for adults. These creamy, orange-flavored chewables contain 3 billion CFU of acid- and bile-resistant probiotics. Strains are a combination of Lactobacillus acidophilus DDS-1 strain and Bifidobacterium lactis, along with 20 mg of vitamin C.
17 Applegate Ct., Madison, WI 53713, www.uaslabs.com

Creative BioScience added 20 SKUs to its Daily Lifestyle and Sports Nutrition Lines. New Daily Lifestyle offerings include Anti-Aging formula, which offers phytoceramides along with the mainstay vitamins A, D, E and C; and Sleep Formula, with lemon balm, CA poppy extract, valerian root extract and passionflower. Some of the Sports Nutrition line additions include Pure BCAA and Pure Veggie Protein.

vegaVega Protein & Greens is a new source of protein that offers consumers 20 g of complete, multisource, plant-based protein and two servings of vegetables. The 110-calorie product comes in the following flavors: Chocolate, Berry, Tropical, Natural and Vanilla.

SRP: $39.99 per 20.7–21.8-oz container
101-3001 Wayburne Dr., Burnaby, B.C., Canada, www.myvega.com

glanbiaGlanbia Nutritionals’ OmniMEGA Advanced Omega-3 Powder can be formulated into multi-ingredient tablets, capsules, caplets and ready-to-mix products.  OmniMEGA is comprised of omega-3 fatty acids from fish oil that are bound to a beta-cyclodextrin backbone. It also offers superior bioavailability and stability, according to the company.

Monk FruitMonk Fruit Corp. has launched Sweet-Delicious monk fruit juice. The company says this ingredient lets formulators reduce or replace added sugar and achieve a clean-label. Sweet-Delicious monk fruit juice is GRAS.
419 E. Rockland Rd., Libertyville, IL 60048, www.monkfruitcorp.com

Published in WholeFoods Magazine, October 2015

The Patchouli & Buriti Collection from Nubian Heritage is designed to promote anti-aging, brightening and nourishment of the skin, according to the company. The line contains a bar soap, body lotion, body wash, hand cream, infused shea butter, bath & body scrub and bath oil. Along with aromatic patchouli oil and antioxidant rich buriti oil, this line also features ingredients like rose hip oil, coconut oil and jojoba. These products are said to be relaxing, uplifting and soothing.

ancient harvestAncient Harvest now offers Cheddar Lentil & Quinoa Supergrain Mac & Cheese, which include gluten-free and plant-based sources of protein, according to the company. Varieties include Mild, Sharp and White Cheddar. Each serving is said to offer 16 g of protein and 7 g of fiber per serving.