Why is the Just Ingredients Protein Powder a better option?
The protein comes from 5 sources: 100% super high quality grass fed whey, pea protein, pumpkin seed, chia seeds and collagen. There is a lot less whey compared to normal protein powders so it may be easier on the stomach than other protein powders!
What are the 5 sources of protein in Just Ingredients Protein Powder?
There are 5 sources of protein are: chia seed protein, pea protein, pumpkin seed, collagen, and whey protein. They all have very similar amounts in the protein powder. Each is around 4-5 grams.
Will the Just Ingredients Protein Powder upset my stomach if I can't handle whey very well?
A lot of proteins use whey as the only protein source and it tends to upset peoples digestion. That’s why we used 5 different proteins in smaller amounts. We also use non-denatured whey which contains no casein and very little lactose, so many people who are sensitive to whey have reported that they are able to enjoy the Just Ingredients Protein Powder!
What is the collagen source in the Just Ingredients Protein Powder?
It comes from organic bovine collagen from the bones and connective tissue.
Is the stevia in the Just Ingredients Protein Powder processed? What is your source?
No. Processed stevia goes through a 42 step process, and can cause gut issues for some. We use straight stevia leaf crushed up which is completely different. It is from a wholesale company that provides to manufactures only. All of our ingredients are sourced that way!
Does the Just Ingredients Protein Powder contain heavy metals?
All heavy metal testing for the Just Ingredients Protein Powder came in way below Prop 65 levels and most showed zero.
How does the Just Ingredients Protein Powder rate in terms of FODMAP?
The Just Ingredients Protein Powder does contain dairy which is high fodmap, but so many people with lactose issues have reported that this protein does not upset their stomach!
What is the shelf life of the Just Ingredients Protein Powder?
2 years but it also freezes well. There are no preservatives so it is best if it is stored in the house rather than a hot garage.
Is this protein powder a meal replacement?
It’s just a protein powder and not meant to be a meal replacement. Protein shakes lack the variety of vitamins and minerals required to make them a valuable food source. Protein shakes supplement the amino acid intake of a person.
What is the best time of the day to consume protein powder?
The protein is for anytime if you want a protein-packed snack! Many people drink protein before or after their workout, or right before going to sleep.
Who should use protein powder?
Protein powder is great for those that have a hard time getting enough protein in during a day. Protein, fat, and carbs are the 3 macronutrients our body needs. Some don’t get enough protein in each day and a protein powder supplement can help. Do you know how much protein you eat per day?