Flexxe is a botanical formula liquid supplement enriched with bovine collagen, a type 2 collagen, that’s majorly found in joints. The botanical mixture contains 9 key ingredients:
Curcuma xanthorrhiza (Javanese Turmeric)
Also known as Temulawak, it is a species from Indonesia with xanthorrhizol as the major metabolite. It has been used as a folk medicine in several of pharmacological activities. It helps to reduce inflammation and uric acid crystallisation in the joints.
Zingiber officinale (Ginger)
Ginger needs no introduction in the world of holistic wellness. It is widely used in many home remedies. Its powerful effects on health is due to its compound gingerol, a substance with powerful anti-inflammatory and antioxidant properties. It is used in this formula to reduce the day-to-day progression of muscle pain, and may reduce exercise-induced muscle soreness.
Boswellia serrata (Indian Frankincense)
This plant is native to much of India and the Punjab region that extends into Pakistan. Boswellic acids – the active components – may have strong anti-inflammatory and analgesic properties. They may also help prevent cartilage loss and inhibit the autoimmune process, making Indian frankincense/boswellia a potential therapy for rheumatoid arthritis in addition to osteoarthritis. There have been many studies on it to prove its efficacy in treating patients with joint and mobility problems.
Honey is not only anti-inflammatory and antimicrobial, but it also increases bioavailability of the supplement in the body. Bioavailability is the absorption rate of a drug/substance that reaches our circulation.
This fruit is rich in bromelain enzymes that reduces swelling efficiently. It also removes excess uric acid in the body. Excess uric acid can collect in joints and crystallise to create Gout and Arthritis.
Pomegranate is one of the richest source of antioxidants. Antioxidants are important in fighting against free radical damage that deteriorate cells in the body. Free radicals cause aging and health problems that come with aging.
Seed of the flax plant, contains omega-3 and omega-6 fatty acids and lignans (beneficial plant compounds, similar to fiber). It can ease symptoms of rheumatoid arthritis, lupus and Raynaud’s phenomenon. Lubricates joints and lessens stiffness and joint pain.
Pumpkin seeds contain 3 times more protein, 8 times more iron, and 7 times more zinc than chicken eggs, per gram. Pumpkin seeds also have 400 times more fiber, 20 times more antioxidants, and twice as many omega-3s than chicken eggs. Research by the British Nutrition Foundation has suggested that eating more pumpkin seeds, which are rich in iron, could help to reduce symptoms of arthritis, including extreme fatigue.
GUIDELINES TO CONSUME
- 1-2 sachets a day
- Consume directly from sachet