Collagen is found naturally in bones, skin and cartilage. Our Collagen Hydrolysate is from the hide. Containing over 90% protein and a distinctive amino acid group that make it rapidly absorbed and easily assimilated by the body.
Collagen contains glycine, lysine and proline, which can be used by the body to build connective tissue structures to support cell functions.
Our Hydrolyzed Bovine and Marine Collagen Peptides are Type 1 and Type 3.
There is no difference.
Collagen Hydrolysate is a form of gelatin and the amino acid profiles are the same. Collagen Hydrolysate is easily dissolved in smoothies, juice, coffee, etc. It is the best choice for consumers looking to add this nutrition to their diet. Gelatin needs to be warmed to dissolved and will form a gel which is great for cooking applications.
There is not a performance difference between the two types. The pork has a milder flavor and tends to be slightly clearer. The beef gelatin is a popular choice and is kosher.
Great Lakes Wellness’ collagen and beef gelatin products are sourced from cattle raised in Argentina, Brazil, Canada, and the United States. The cattle were born and pasture-raised on rural properties, where they were grass-fed and continually subject to veterinary supervision.
Great Lakes Wellness is committed to monitoring emerging welfare practices and research to stay informed about the latest advances in animal welfare, food safety and quality.
We recommend talking with your doctor first, as nutritional needs can vary when breastfeeding or expecting.
We always recommend that you talk with your pediatrician, as each child’s needs will differ.
Enjoy by dates are printed clearly on each product.
Our Organic MCT Oil and Powder are vegan. Our collagens and gelatins are not, they are made from grass-fed cattle hides or pigskins.
Our products are iGen Non-GMO Tested, Kosher, MSC Certified, Halal, Gluten-Free, Certified Keto, Paleo Friendly and Verified Glyphosate Free. Visit our product pages to see each of our products.
We are FDA registered and GMP certified.
We test every lot utilizing an independent, certified third-party lab.
If a product contains an allergen it will be declared on the ingredient statement. Please refer to the list of ingredients for each product you are interested in trying.