Collagen Whey Blend Shake - 320g
- A smooth and easy-to-drink Whey Blend collagen protein shake to help meet your daily nutritional goals to ensure optimal development for mom and baby from the first day of pregnancy and throughout your breastfeeding journey.
- This Collagen Whey Protein Blend is Halal.
This prized Breastfeeding & Pregnancy shake is made to be a meal replacement, pregnancy shake, breastfeeding- AND lifestyle shake all-in-one!
A blend of fast-digesting whey protein and a GMO-Free slow-digesting soy protein was used to ensure an adequate nutrient intake without spiking the blood sugar levels. These two types of protein provide a unique amino-acid blend that keeps you fuller for longer! This amazing shake provides a burst of protein that is essential for the growth and development of your baby.
The added Collagen assists your body in healing after giving birth and helps to prevent post-partum hair loss.
The 40% multivitamin premix in the shake helps to fill the nutritional gaps in your diet to help your body provide enough nutrients for you AND your little one.
Not a shake fan? Use this protein powder to replace flour in baking for a healthier, beneficial treat! Add it into a delicious smoothie for an on-the-go boost of vitality. This shake was designed with YOU in mind.
A growing baby during pregnancy needs protein to build the cells of its body, including the brain. The baby grows more rapidly during the second and third trimester, thus is an adequate protein intake vital for healthy fetal development. Experts recommend 75-100g of protein per day. Protein also helps the mother’s breast and uterine tissue to grow during pregnancy and supports the need for increased blood supply.
Collagen helps restore hair back to health that can sometimes take a beating due to pregnancy and postpartum hormones. Collagen also helps with skin elasticity (helping to prevent stretch marks) and can help tighten the skin postpartum. Collagen also supports skin, joints and muscle health. A daily dose of collagen during pregnancy can reduce your risk of osteoporosis later in life since women are at risk during pregnancy for bone resorption. Collagen helps reduce joint and muscle weakness caused by the hormone “relaxin” during pregnancy. Glycine in collagen also helps support quality sleep and neurological functioning.
Vitamin C, Zinc and high-quality protein support optimal recovery post-birth.
The oats found in our shake are complex carbohydrates, meaning that they take time in breaking down slowly giving you a slow release of energy during the day. This keeps your blood sugar at a healthy level and reduces the risk of gestational diabetes. Oats is also a great source of fibre which helps with constipation, along with the ground flaxseed in our shake.
The ground flaxseed in our shake contains essential Omega 3 fatty acids that play a prominent role in the brain and central-nervous-system development of the unborn baby. Flaxseed can also help control blood sugar levels, which reduces the chances of high birth weight.
Included in this shake is a Multi-Vitamin pre-mix that is needed to support the healthy development of the baby. The B-Vitamins also provide energy and helps with nutrient absorption.
Breastfeeding mothers must nourish their babies and themselves. Nutrients and food choices are thus a top consideration.
Protein is the building block of new tissue and is required for growth. Adequate protein is needed to ensure that the body can build, repair and maintain tissues and organs. Protein is also important for immune and neurological function.
Protein also has a beneficial effect on milk volume and quality.
Vitamin B12 is essential for proper red blood cell formation, neurologic function, and DNA synthesis.
Collagen increases the strength and elasticity of tissues in the body. After birth, collagen and elastin undergo a rapid breakdown. Collagen can help to rebuild tissues in order for your pelvic floor, abdominal muscles, and uterus to heal. Collagen is vital for a healthy metabolism and steady blood sugar levels.
Oats are a breastfeeding superfood. The nutrients found in oats are responsible for healthier, lusher breast milk. Oats also have a calming effect and helps to comfort and relax the mind. Oats will give you a slow release of energy during the day.
The B vitamins found in this shake helps in fighting off exhaustion, anger, and stress and mental well-being play a key role in breastfeeding. B-Vitamins also convert food into energy.
Flaxseed is a source of Omega 3 essential fatty acids and increases the ALA levels in breastmilk. Fatty Acids are essential to breast milk production.
AS A LIFESTYLE SUPPLEMENT
Protein is an important component of every cell in the body. Hair and nails are mostly made of protein and it also helps to build and repair muscles. You also use protein to make enzymes, hormones, and other body chemicals, protein is the building block for bones, muscles, cartilage, skin, and blood.
Collagen needs vitamin C to be absorbed to its full potential, that is why you will find added vitamin C in our Shake. The production of collagen slows in your 30’s which makes it a smart choice to include a daily 10g Collagen Serving in your diet.
Collagen has a variety of benefits that include:
- Better skin health
- Improved joint health
- Increased muscle mass
- Prevents bone loss
- Supports heart health
- Promotes healthy nail and hair growth
- Improves mood
- Collagen makes your skin firmer and more elastic which may help to reduce the visibility of cellulite.
- Collagen can help with symptoms and disorders like IBS (Irritable Bowel Syndrome) and Acid Reflux. The reason for this being that the amino acids found in collagen help build the tissue that lines the colon and GI tract.
- It promotes anti-aging by counteracting the effects of aging and promoting a more youthful appearance by supplying a boost and a restructuring effect on the skin’s collagen network from within.
Oats are among the healthiest grains on earth. They include health benefits such as:
- Weight loss by increasing your feeling of fullness
- Lower blood sugar & cholesterol levels
- Reduced risk of heart disease
- Source of antioxidants
- Helps relieve constipation
- 1 Frozen Banana
- 1 Serving Collagen Protein
2 Cups Rolled Oats
Mixed Seeds - Dried Fruit - Coconut Flakes - Cinnamon - Pink Salt
2-3 TBSP Honey
2-3 TBSP Coconut Oil
Mix and bake for 15-20min or until Golden Brown
PROTEIN BERRY SQUARES
2 cups oats
1 scoop protein
1/4 cup desiccated coconut
1/2 tsp baking powder
5 tsp Sweetly (sugar substitute)
1 cup milk
1 tsp vanilla extract
1 cup mixed berries (if frozen, thawed completely)
Pinch of salt
Mix together and into a greased loaf tin for 20mins @ 190°C
PROTEIN POWER BITES
2 TBSP Peanut/ Almond Butter
2 tsp Honey
1 tsp Breakfast Seed Mix
1 Scoop Yummy Mummy Collagen Protein
1/4 Cup Instant Oats
Roll into balls and sprinkle with desiccated coconut. If the mix is too crumbly, add more peanut butter or a bit of milk.
YUMMY MUMMY WAFFLES
2 Scoops YML Collagen Protein
2 TBSP Peanut/Almond Butter
2 TBSP melted Coconut Oil
1/2 TSP Baking Powder
Pinch of Salt
Mix, Bake and Enjoy!
Top with Maple Syrup and some Berries because why not?
PROTEIN CARROT CAKE MUFFINS
1/4 tsp salt
2 tsp cinnamon
1 tsp nutmeg
1/2 tsp baking powder
1/2 tsp baking soda
2 scoops YML Collagen Vanilla protein powder
1 cup oat flour (just blend up oats till they are very fine)
In another bowl mix:
3 egg whites
100g plain yoghurt
1 cup grated or shredded carrots
1/2 cup chopped walnuts
2 tablespoons maple syrup or sweetener of choice (honey, golden syrup etc)
Add wet to dry and mix. Transfer to greased muffin pan.
Into oven 180°C , start watching them from 15mins, should be good at around18mins.
Recipe makes 6.
For the (not-so-healthy-but-why-not) frosting:
With a hand mixer or blender:
Mix 3 tablespoons butter (room temp) with 1 tub cream cheese. Gradually add 1/2 cup of powdered sugar (or sweetener of choice) and 1/4 tsp vanilla extract.
BERRY BLAST SMOOTHIE
Throw together in a blender:
1/2 Cup Strawberries
1/2 Cup Blueberries
2 Scoops of Vanilla or Strawberry Protein
1 Small Banana
380ml Milk or Water
Adjust the liquid to the consistency you desire.
Top with Breakfast Seed Mix and Fresh Berries- Enjoy!
How & When To Use:
Use 2 scoops with 250-300ml of water or milk of choice.
Use 1 serving in a fruit smoothie, or in oats.
Replace 1/3 of flour with Collagen Protein shake to get a nutritional boost in your baked goods.
Only one serving per day (2 scoops) is necessary to yield amazing benefits! Use this shake any time of the day- even as a meal replacement when nausea does not agree with your appetite.
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