Our products are sourced and manufactured in the California area in FDA-registered facilities.
No we do not use any exceipeints. Our products are all natural and/or organic whole foods. I do not use any excipients so all the powders in each capsule are 100% nutrient. This ensures all my products are broken down and absorbed into the bloodstream.
Microcrystalline Cellulose - Binding agent; can cause gas, bloating and bowel obstructions for people with Crohn's disease
Gelatin - Capsule coating and binding agent
Steric Acid - lubricating as flow agent; may cause gastrointestinal distress
Magnesium Stearate - flow enhancer and binder; may surpress T cells
Silicon Dioxide - anti-caking agent as flow enhancer
Carrageenan - thickening agent; can cause severe gastrointestinal distress and inflammation.
Potassium Sorbate - preservative; known to cause nausea and indigestion
Titanium Dioxide - coloring agent
Binding agents: These are used to hold tablets and capsules together, so they don’t crumble apart.
Fillers: These add bulk to supplements, so that your capsules don’t appear to be only half full.
Flow enhancers and lubricants: These help to prevent supplement ingredients from clumping together and sticking during the manufacturing process. This often helps to lower the cost of supplements significantly.
Coatings and glazes: These also help to hold supplements together and make them easier to swallow.
Preservatives: These help to extend the shelf life of supplements.
Colors: These improve the appearance of the supplements.
Flavors and sweeteners: Most common in chewable and liquid supplements, these improve the taste of the product.