Collagen Body


Collagen Body

85 reviews

$29.95




Collagen Body is a natural and unique opportunity to create wellness from the inside out with FORTIBONE® Bioactive Collagen Peptides.~

Collagen Body is a natural formulation for anyone living an active lifestyle, or anyone concerned with their bone health, to help you feel strong inside with bioactive collagen peptides FORTIBONE®, Vitamin D and Calcium to support bone strength and structure~.

Collagen is abundant in skin, muscles, bones, joints and connective tissue, and begins to degenerate from our mid 20s. 

Incorporating Collagen Body into your daily inner strength routine, together with a healthy varied diet, helps to:

  • Enhance bone mineral density with Calcium, which is necessary for bone structure and assists in the maintenance and function of nerve & muscle tissue.
  • Support gut health with Calcium, by assisting in the regulation of digestive enzymes
  • Support tissue strength and building with a good source of Protein from hydrolysed collagen.
  • Contains a natural source of Vitamin D from mushroom powder
  • A diet high in Calcium and adequate Vitamin D is able to reduce the risk of osteoporosis and osteoporotic fracture in people aged over 65.

Collagen is often left out of the modern diet because it is not present in substantial amounts in lean cuts of meat, but rather bones and connective tissue. Collagen Body is only the good stuff - pure type I and type III sustainably sourced collagen that fully dissolves in hot or cold liquid whilst maintaining its benefits. 

~when consumed in conjunction with a healthy, varied diet. 

Hydrolysed Collagen, FORTIBONE® Collagen Peptides (28%), Aquamin Marine Minerals* (Arctic Sea Algae), Vitamin D Mushroom Powder*. *Organic Ingredients 

Nutra Organics Collagen is sustainably derived from a bovine source (cow). 

Serving Size - 18 g (3 scoops)

 

 

Servings per pack - 

225 g - 12

450 g - 25

Avg. Qty.

per Serve

%

DI/RDI

Avg. Qty.

per 100 g

ENERGY

PROTEIN, TOTAL

-COLLAGEN

-COLLAGEN PEPTIDES

GLUTEN

FAT, TOTAL

-SATURATED

CARBOHYDRATE

-SUGARS

SODIUM

VITAMIN D

CALCIUM 

257 kJ

15.9 g

15.9 g

5.0 g

NOT DETECTED

0.0 g

0.0 g

0.0 g

0.0 g

43 mg

2.0 mcg

302 mg

3 %

32 %

-

-

-

0 %

0 %

0 %

0 %

2 %

20 %

38 % 

1430 kJ

88.2 g

88.2 g

27.8 g

NOT DETECTED

0.0 g

0.0 g

0.0 g

0.0 g

237 mg

11.1 mcg

1680 mg

Percentage Daily Intakes/Recommended Dietary Intakes based on the average adult diet of 8700 kJ per day.

Manufactured in a facility that also processes products containing eggs, fish, shellfish, soy, lupin, tree nuts, and sesame.

AMINO ACID PROFILE

Grams per 100 g of Collagen Body

Hydroxyproline11.58
Aspartic acid5.69
Serine2.94
Glutamic Acid9.78
Glycine19.93
Histidine1.04
Arginine6.93
Threonine1.8
Alanine8.45
Proline12.15
Tyrosine0.95
Hydroxylysine1.42
Valine2.28
Methionine0.85
Lysine3.32
Isoleucine1.42
Leucine2.56
Phenylalanine1.99

FORTIBONE® is a trademark of GELITA AG in Germany and other countries

 Mix 18 g (1 ½ metric tbsp or 2 heaped dessert spoons) daily into any liquid of choice, from smoothies to soups. Collagen Body is unflavoured, odorless and completely dissolves in hot & cold liquid. 

Which Collagen Product is best for me?

That depends entirely on what your goals and priorities are, as each of our collagen powders contains different bioactive collagen peptides that have different functions in the body. We have also added some specific key nutrients to each that further support and target those functions and make them even more specialised.  Collagen Beauty targets skin hair and nails, Collagen Body targets bone and Collagen Build targets muscle.

For example, If you are concerned with wrinkles and skin hydration, Collagen Beauty is the one for you! If you are concerned with bone density or have recently injured yourself and fractured a bone, then Collagen Body is the one for you! If you are focusing on building strength and lean muscle mass then Collagen Build is the one for you!

 

Can I take more than one collagen product at the same time? 

We do not recommend taking more than one collagen product at a time. More is not always better. If you would like to target multiple body systems, we recommend taking turns with which collagen product you use. The clinical studies that demonstrated the effectiveness of each of the collagens was done by using just one of the specialised bioactive collagen peptides, every day for the trial period (usually between 8-12 weeks). So we recommend doing the same thing (for example, you may want to take Collagen Beauty for 12 weeks to help strengthen and hydrate skin over winter, then focus on Collagen Build for 12 weeks to build and strengthen lean muscle over spring).  Taking more Collagen won’t cause harm (as it is a food product that is generally considered safe) but there is only so much protein synthesis and metabolism that you can do in a day. Also, consuming too much of anything isn’t a good idea, as it takes the place of other foods in the diet which may reduce the variety of foods that you have in your day. A healthy varied diet is always the best!

What 'types' of collagen are in Collagen Beauty, Collagen Body and Collagen Build?

Collagen Beauty, Collagen Body, and Collagen Build are standardised to contain type I and type III collagen. These two types of collagen are the most abundant types present in connective tissue within the human body such as in hair, skin, nails, bones, joints, muscle and ligaments.

Is it pregnancy & breastfeeding friendly?

Yes!

In saying this, we do advise on all our products to seek advice from your health care professional on taking our products if you are pregnant or breastfeeding. We only say so as we believe that every pregnancy is different, taking a toll differently on each individual body in vitamin, mineral and energy levels.

We invite you to research the product to ensure that you are not sensitive to any particular ingredients.

Where does our collagen come from? Are the cows fed organic grass or grains?

If there’s one thing we are passionate about here at Nutra Organics, aside from food of course, its animals and their welfare. Therefore we have ensured that the bovine that our collagen comes from are treated under the highest animal welfare scheme possible. We do not guarantee that our bovine are fed organic grass all year around as some of them are located in Germany and due to the fact it snows there for a large portion of the year, it is impossible to ensure that they are eating grass fed 100% as their diets may need to occasionally be supplemented with wholesome non-gmo grains. However they are grass fed majority of the year.

Why bovine collagen?

We thought long and hard about this one. In the end we decided on bovine collagen for the following reasons:

  •  Bovine hide is a by-product of an industry that is already well established, so it reduces waste, and therefore up-cycles the parts of the animal that would otherwise be disposed of.
  • Traceability of bovine sourced collagen is much clearer than marine collagen (so it’s easy to ensure that the collagen comes from healthy, well cared for cows. “Marine” collagen is rarely even “marine” as it mostly comes from fish farms rather than the ocean, and our oceans are majorly over fished already as it is).
  • The amount of collagen that you get from one cow is massive compared to one fish. Making it much more cost effective and affordable.

There are a lot of misconceptions about the size of collagen peptides from bovine source vs marine source. One is not “bigger” or “smaller” than the other. The size of collagen peptides relies on the hydrolysis process. This is the process where collagen fibres are broken down into small peptide chains. The collagen that we use has been specifically hydrolysed to be the correct size and shape for optimal absorption and utilisation by the body, specific for it’s function!

How is Collagen different to Gelatin?

The main difference between the Collagen and Gelatin Powders are as follows;

  • Collagen is naturally present in all connective tissue.  Gelatin is extracted from collagen, and hydrolised collagen is gelatin that has been broken down even further. Therefore, the amino acid profile is the same, but the protein sizes are different.
  • Hydrolysed collagen peptides are so small that they will dissolve in hot and cold liquid unlike Gelatin that goes solid (giving it it’s gelling effect).
  • Our Collagen products are fortified with specific Collagen Peptides that are trademarked peptides that make the Collagen Powders functional. ie. Collagen Beauty is fortified with Verisol Collagen peptides that aid in depositing Collagen in hair, skin and nails. Whereas Collagen Body is fortified with Fortibone Collagen peptides that aid in depositing Collagen in bone, ligaments, joints and muscle mass.


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07/02/2020
Angelica I.
Australia Australia
Amazing

I bought this for mum who is experiencing some pain on her hip joints. She mentioned today that she was able to walk fast to catch the train for the first time in years without any pain! I’m happy to hear this and will be ordering a second batch.

SK
03/02/2020
Sandy K.
Australia Australia
Collagen body

I’m not really too keen on the taste of the body Going to go back to the collagen skin hair nails gut in lemon lime delicious

K
24/01/2020
Kathy
Australia Australia
New to this

Ordered the Body as I have osteoporosis and the Beauty as I have always had weak nails. I have been using Body for 2 weeks now and find it easy to take in any liquid, when that is gone I will try the Beauty. Hoping for some improvement over time.

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23/01/2020
Gerri .
United States United States
doctor recommended

I have been purchasing this product for many months. I had been buying a less expensive product at a health food store, but switched to this company's product based on the recommendation of my doctor. Though I haven't felt any difference in this product as yet, I will continue using this based on the organic source and manufacturing process. What I will say is that I DO notice a very negative and painful condition from a previous fracture that returns when I stop taking collagen. I believe in this product and will continue to use it as long as the price doesn't rise to a prohibitive level.

A Nutra Organics Customer
KA
20/01/2020
Karen A.
Australia Australia
Where’s the Scoop?

The product itself is easily digested without any taste, however there were no measuring scoops in the product this time which was disappointing. The scoop was a convenient way to ensure I was taking the correct dose. Please bring it back.

21/01/2020
Nutra Organics

Hi Karen, Sorry to hear you're disappointed that there's no scoop any longer. We've removed all scoops from our products as part of our sustainability commitment to moving away from plastic. 1.5 metric tablespoons or two heaped dessert spoons is the correct dose. Hope this helps :) Kindest, Team Nutra

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