Great Lakes Gelatin Company’s collagen products are the finest available. Collagen is a pure, versatile protein dietary supplement made from ONE simple ingredient. Great for anyone looking to improve their overall well-being.
This protein is fully digestible and contains 19 different amino acids, including 8 of the 9 essential amino acids.
After the age of 25, the body’s natural ability to produce the amino acids diminishes, but those amino acids can be easily obtained by adding collagen protein to the diet.
Up to 30% of all the protein in the human body is collagen, and up to 70% of the protein in connective tissue is composed of collagen.
Hydrolyzed collagen is the nutritional link to supplying amino acids like glycine, proline, hydroxyproline, and lysine that are required by the body to build connective tissue.
Collagen is the protein that forms connective fibers in tissues such as skin, ligaments, cartilage, and bones.
Collagen acts as a kind of intracellular glue that gives support, shape, and bulk to blood vessels, bones, and organs such as the heart, kidneys, and liver.
Collagen is required for the repair of blood vessels, bruises, and broken bones.
Hydrolyzed collagen is beneficial in strengthening the synovial membrane that holds the synovial fluids between the joints. It also helps repair and maintains cartilage weakened by overuse through impact and stress.