Health Benefits at a Glance:
MCT is an additive that can enhance energy and tame hunger. Different forms of MCT can be metabolized differently. Sustainable MCT oil converted into ketones can have a role as a fuel source for brain cells.
Most MCT types can contain either C8 or C10. In this case, C8 also known as Caprylic acid is a fatty acid that is easily digestible and transfers into energy faster than MCT types that contain a C8/C10 combination.
Why it Works:
Unlike other fats, MCT is easily digestible and may be used directly as energy source or turned into ketones. Which are substances produced when the liver breaks down fat since they are produced only when the body is in carbohydrates shortage.
What is the difference between MCT oil and MCT powder?
Depending on your personal preference and health goal, MCT powder is convenient as an on-the-go option.
The Science Behind the Product:
MCT, also known as medium-chain triglycerides, are part of some dietary fats such as coconut fat, palm fat and butter. Triglycerides consist of a glycerol molecule and three fatty acids and are the technical term for fat.
How to Use:
- Begin with twice a day (5ml) spoon a day. Increase intake slowly to 2-3 tablespoons per day. The optimal time for intake should be at least 30 min before a meal for optimal ketone impact.
NOTE: Keep refrigerated after opening. Do not heat above 120 °C.
Serving Size: 10 g
Servings per Container: 25
|Per 100 g||Per 10 g|
|Energy||2862 kJ /684 kcal||286.2 kJ /68.4 kcal|
|Total fat||70 g||7 g|
|saturated fat||70 g||7 g|
|C8||42 g||4.2 g|
|C10||28 g||2.8 g|
|Carbohydrates||0 g||0 g|
|Sugar||0 g||0 g|
|Protein||0 g||0 g|
|Fibers||24.9 g||2.5 g|
|Salt||0.135 g||0.01 g|
Ingredients: 100% palmfree MCT oil (medium chain triglycerides) from pure coconut oil with 60% caprylic acid (C8), 40% capric acid (C10), acacia fibres
Dissolve 1 spoon MCT oil powder in your favourite drink. It is recommended to mix this product in a shaker/blender. Due to its neutral taste you can mix the powder easily in your bulletproof coffee, shakes, or smoothies. Keep in a dry, cool, dark place after opening.
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