Carlson Laboratories announced that it improved its MSM Sulfur supplement with a greater potency of 1,000 mg. The previous capsule delivered 800 mg. Now, fewer capsules are needed to achieve previous results. While the potency of Carlson’s product has increased, the price remains unchanged.
Sainthood Herbs has a new line of herbal supplements that are all-natural, healthy, safe, non-GMO, sustainable and eco-friendly. Formulas include BOOST for weight management and mental agility; SOLUTION for sleep, heart and blood sugar support; and WOMEN for menopause support and urinary tract health.
Bricker Labs now offers OptiFlow capsules, which include two cardiovascular health ingredients from DSM: tomato-derived Fruitflow (150 mg) and ResVida (30 mg). OptiFlow benefits overall cardiovascular health by supporting healthy platelet function and blood flow.
New from Brightcore Nutrition is Sweet TRIM, a blend of 11 natural ingredients said to enhance weight loss and energy. The whole foods-based formula is said to increase energy, decrease hunger, help regulate blood sugar and promote healthy cholesterol levels. Ingredients include green coffee bean extract, raspberry ketone, B12, acai and more.
CocoaVia from Mars Botanic (a division of Mars Inc.) is now available in capsule form. The cocoa flavanols in CocoaVia help support cardiovascular health because they are scientifically proven to maintain healthy circulation, says the company.
Gold Star Nutritionals introduces Raspberry Ketone Boost Liquid. Each 2-oz bottle provides raspberry ketone, African mango, green tea, resveratrol, acai berry, kelp, apple cider vinegar and grapefruit for a “fat-burning combination” customers are looking for. An introductory special is running for new stores.
SRP: $24.99 for 2-oz bottle.
Folate (as Metafolin) from Solgar is now available in a higher-potency 1000-mcg tablet. This bio-identical folate is in the bio-active form used by the body, so no conversion is required. Also, it bypasses the potential of accumulating unmetabolized folic acid. Folate is available for purchase in 60-count and 120-count containers.
Now available from American Health is Ester-C 1000 mg Effervescent Vitamin C Packets in a new flavor: Natural Lemon Lime. The effervescent supplement offers 24-hour immune support and includes B-vitamins for energy metabolism and vital electrolytes to aid in metabolic hydration. Each packet is vegetarian friendly and has no artificial sweeteners/flavors.
Thyroid Thrive is the latest product from RidgeCrest Herbals. Containing a natural vitamin and herbal formula, Thyroid Thrive is designed to support and maintain several internal organs and systems including the thyroid, pituitary and adrenal glands, proper hormone levels, a healthy metabolism and natural energy.
New to the immune health category is Life Extension’s Black Cumin Seed Oil and Black Cumin Seed Oil with Bio-Curcumin. “By acting on both immune and inflammatory factors, Black Cumin Seed Oil may support a healthy immune system, which is increasingly important as we age, and facilitates a healthy inflammatory response,” says the company.