Trans-Pterostilbene (pronounced terro-STILL-bean), a resveratrol-like ingredient that supports brain and heart health, is now on offer from Jarrow Formulas. Found naturally in blueberries, grapes and the bark of the Indian Kino Tree, pterostilbene is a member of the same class of nutrients as resveratrol, known as stilbenes. According to the company, research suggests that this nutrient may mimic the benefits of a calorie-restricted diet, by activating the sirtuin pathway associated with longevity.
Elderberry Adult Gummy Vitamins are available from Nutrition Now. These 60-count vitamins offer vitamins A, C, E and zinc. The product contains natural colors and flavors, offers daily immune and antioxidant support and is a 2011 Chef’s Best Certified Award Winner (awarded to brands which receive high overall ratings from independent professional chefs).
Trace Minerals Research has just unveiled 30-count Greens Pak, easy-to-mix packets in chocolate flavor. The product is a phyto-nutrient powder containing super fruits, raw whole foods, vegetables, enzymes, probiotics along with plant extracts and fiber. Greens Pak offers 6000+ORAC per serving and is certified vegan. It also contains ConcenTrace, zero preservatives, dairy, MSG or artificial flavors and colors.
Green Formula 1, Sugar Fighter from GreenSilk, LLC offers a natural alternative for fighting high blood sugar in type II diabetics, as well as benefitting related conditions like high cholesterol and artery deficiencies, according to the company. The Kosher Certified formulation utilizes an extract of the mulberry leaf, combined with other natural herbs, to help lower blood glucose levels. Mulberry leaf extract also contains antioxidants, protein, iron, calcium, vitamin A, C and the B family of vitamins.
Bainbridge and Knight introduces LICHI herbal diet supplement, which contains a special formula of 17 active ingredients including lychee fruit. Lychee fruit is cholesterol-free, rich in Vitamin C and minerals, and concentrated antioxidant levels. LICHI boosts the Lychee fruit’s innate advantages with a blend of other natural extracts, herbs and spices to offer consumers a complete system for healthy weight loss.
New to market from CreAgri is Olivenol Plus 2X. This natural formulation is a stronger version of its already established Olivenol and Olivenol Plus, which is rich in olive polyphenols and hydrorxytyrosol. The company says the formula is a “true, bioavailable antioxidant, anti-inflammatory and immune-modulating natural formula.”
SafSlim, from Re-Body and distributed by Reserveage Organics, is said to reduce belly fat. SafSlim BellyFat Transformation contains high-linoleic safflower oil, an omega that activates hormones to help “mobilize dormant midsection fat,” says the maker. The creamy liquid comes in two flavors: Delicious Berry and Delicious Tangerine. The liquid is all natural, non-GMO and free of artificial flavors, colors and sweeteners.
LaneLabs now offers Warmi, a unique vegetable and fruit extract supplement for menopause. According to the company, Warmi offers full-spectrum symptom relief, including hot flashes, mood, hormonal balance, bone health and cardio health. The supplement is 85% organic, 100% vegetarian and was proven safe and effective in three clinical trials.
Adding to their already long list of offerings, Solgar Vitamin and Herb has now made available Astaxanthin 5 mg and 10 mg Softgels. The softgels provide astaxanthin derived from the algae H. pluvialis, which offers one of the highest concentrations of astaxanthin found in nature. Plus, according to the company, the premium formulas are free of gluten, wheat and dairy.
Saffrelax LLC. introduces an innovative approach to relieving stress, according to the company. SAFFRELAX has been specially formulated with saffron extract, shown through a body of research to relieve stress and anxiety. Saffron has also been shown to enhance memory and reduce oxidative stress on the body. The company says that with B vitamin support, SAFFRELAX helps relieve stress, increase energy and promote a feeling of relaxation and well being.