Frequently Asked Questions Collagen Supplements
Collagen Native Type 2 (CNT2) is gently extracted and processed. It has not had its structure broken down but remains in its natural ‘undenatured’ state. Most collagens on the market are in ‘peptide’ form and have been broken down into smaller and less beneficial bits of protein through industrial chemical digestion. But not Collagen Native Type 2, it has more of the benefits that nature intended!
We also source our collagen from bovine sources which are the most similar to the natural collagen your body has.
Collagen is one of the most abundant proteins in the human body that gives structure to many tissues. It is found in skin, hair, nails, joints, tendons, ligaments, bone, lungs, guts, blood vessels, almost everywhere in the body!
As you age, collagen breaks down in your tissues faster than the body can replace it. In addition, the ability of the human body to produce its own collagen decreases with age. Supplementation with Collagen Native Type 2 provides the body with a source of collagen which the body can then use to repair these tissues. Supplementing with Collagen Native Type 2 can help restore and rebuild the collagen your body has lost.
Collagen types 1, 2 and 3 make up 80-90% of all the collagens in the human body with type 2 collagen being the major collagen found in cartilage, the connective tissue between the bones to form joints and protects the end of longer bones.
Our collagen is “native” or “undenatured”, indicating that it is the full protein or molecule that allows your body to process it naturally. Type 2 collagen can stimulate the body into building both type 2 and type 1 collagens.
Collagen Native Type 2 is sourced from Bovine(cow) cartilage because it is most similar to human collagen, more so than chicken and marine sourced collagen.
Collagen Native Type 2 is not a pain reliever. It will not dull or numb the pain associated with arthritis and joint pain. It will help to resupply your body with the type 2 collagen which the body can use to rebuild the cartilage tissues that are damaged and are causing the pain. Instead of treating the pain, we want to address the cause of the pain. Your body uses collagen to repair what is damaged and replenish the collagen levels in your body.
Collagen Native Type 2 may help with inflammation by supplying your body with a source of collagen. Your body can then use this supply to aid in repairing the damaged tissue causing inflammation.
Our Collagen is sourced from North American USDA inspected bovine sources and is processed in the great state of Iowa in the United States. We are proud to be Made in America!
Typically, there is not an issue. It is always a good idea to check with your doctor about what supplements you are taking and if they will have an effect on your medications. If you experience any adverse reaction after introducing Collagen Native Type 2 into your daily routine, cease taking the product immediately.
The recommended daily dose for Collagen Native Type 2 is 4 capsules per day.
Collagen Native Type 2 may be taken whenever. Many users find a time that fits with their lifestyle and schedule.
Collagen Native Type 2 may be taken with or without food. We recommend taking each dose with a glass of water.
While our recommended dose is 4 pills a day, not everyone wishes or feels the need to take the recommended dosage. Our bi-monthly subscription allows for those who choose to take less than the recommended dose to still receive a discount for subscribing. This way they can enjoy the ease and simplicity of a bottle being automatically shipped to them without running out of their collagen supply.
Every person is different. For some, differences can be observed in weeks. While for others it can take longer to see the results. Most people will see the benefits of collagen after 30 days or 60 days, but 90 days is optimal.
Please allow 3-5 days to process your order. Once your order has been prepared and shipped, you will receive an email stating the order has been completed. This lets you know your order is on its way.
With a monthly subscription, you receive a 10% discount and a bi-monthly subscription a 5% discount. If you would like to cancel or change your subscription, you can do that at any time by logging in to our website or by calling us at 712-722-4694.
Shipping is free in the Continental USA. Cost for shipping to Canada, Alaska and Hawaii is $8 per bottle.
Testing is performed on our collagen for a specific set of factors so that we know how much collagen is in each capsule and that it is free of anything harmful to you. This testing is all performed by a third party so that you know the results of our testing are trustworthy! We want you to have a quality product that you can trust!
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