06/17/2013 16:25:02 PM
Whether youre male or a female, gaining more muscle should be an important goal to achieve. This fact should be independent of whether youre new to training, have trained for quite awhile or an advanced trainer. Beyond the aesthetics of being m
06/11/2013 16:11:42 PM
Protein balls are literally small balls of protein that have become the latest convenient way for people to meet their daily protein requirements. These are typically bite size balls made from a blend of various high quality proteins.
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06/04/2013 13:47:01 PM
The world of protein supplements is growing day by day. With more brands, greater demand and innovation comes more variety in the industry. No longer are you confined to either milk based proteins or soy based proteins, now you have access to wide va
06/03/2013 16:05:41 PM
Image Sports is a newly developed sub-brand belonging to BPI. Much like their parent company, they too are coming out with a range of new products. One of these is racing, a strong thermogenic fat burner. Racing is currently not yet available in Aust
05/28/2013 14:03:20 PM
Image Sports is the new brand coming from the group behind EXT Sports and BPI Sports. Launching an all out assault in 2013, Image Sports has released a massive range of products. One of these products is their pump product Vein. Aimed at promoting mu
05/27/2013 13:35:41 PM
Lipo-6 Unlimited is the latest big name fat loss supplement to be released by Nutrex. The product name itself lends itself to big claims and as soon as you read Nutrexs marketing material, its evident that their intention is to market the produ
05/24/2013 15:06:48 PM
Neon Sport, the up and coming company from the owners of Cellucor will be releasing a range of products in 2013. One of these products will be their intra-workout, amino acid matrix supplement titled Kinetic. Here is a breakdown of what will be in th
05/23/2013 15:25:05 PM
Neon Sport the cost-effective offshoot of the widely popular and lauded supplement company Cellucor will be introducing a range of new products in 2013. One of their first releases will be titled Volt and will be their version of a pre-workout su
05/20/2013 12:22:38 PM
Muscletech are one of the top sports and bodybuilding nutrition companies in the world and theyre set to become bigger. With 4 separate range of products catering to all types of people from the beginners to the advanced athletes, Muscletech have
05/17/2013 13:26:19 PM
What is Protein?
Protein is one of the three key nutrients necessary to sustain life, the others being carbohydrates and fat. Protein is required for a substantial number of bodily processes including:
Assisting in optimal body function including af
05/16/2013 10:52:48 AM
USPLabs have had a dominating presence in the sports and bodybuilding nutrition and supplement industry ever since the creation of their famed pre-workout supplement Jack3d. With other excellent releases such as OxyElite, USPLabs have really stepped
05/15/2013 11:55:30 AM
Gaspari have really carved out a strong following with their extensive range of bodybuilding and sports nutrition supplements. You may already be familiar with their flagship protein powder, Myofusion, but of course they dont just stop there. Amin
05/13/2013 10:54:28 AM
What is Berberine?
Berberine is a compound that is commonly found in plants based in Asia and have long been used as a all purpose remedy in Traditional Chinese Medicine and Ayurvedic Medicine. A rising interest in the role of Berberine for diabetes
05/10/2013 16:23:07 PM
Giant Sports are a relatively new company in the world of sports and bodybuilding supplements. One of their first products; their Delicious Protein was well received for both its flavour and taste profile as well as for its nutritional content. One o
05/09/2013 14:50:21 PM
SuperDrive is the name of Gasparis new breakthrough pre-workout about to hit Australian shores. Gaspari claim its the most innovative pre-workout ever invented. While this is a very bold claim, Gaspari certainly do deserve credit for comi
05/07/2013 11:06:59 AM
BSN is a veteran in the sports supplement industry and is a maker of some of the most popular products in the industry including No Xplode 2.0 and Nitrix. Recently, BSN have reformulated, repackaged and renamed their popular mass gaining protein powd
04/30/2013 10:50:21 AM
Muscletech you dont have many brands with as big a reputation as this powerhouse bodybuilding and sports supplement company. With over a decades worth of experience in the industry and sponsoring such athletes as Mr Olympia himself Phil He
04/30/2013 08:44:01 AM
Species Nutrition is a relatively new company when it comes to bodybuilding and sports supplements. Still building their name, theyve already amassed a large product range with over 10 products in their range. One of their older products is their
04/18/2013 16:02:05 PM
Infinite Labs are a company who have released some excellent products this year including the critically acclaimed Dagger, their testosterone boosting supplement. One of their other new supplements is MassPort; a novel take on post-workout nutrition.
04/08/2013 13:44:43 PM
Optimum Nutrition are a powerhouse when it comes to sports supplements. With one of the most well known and popular proteins out on the market; the Optimum Nutrition 100% Gold Standard Whey as well as a stack of awards for many of their other product
04/04/2013 15:24:08 PM
Musclepharm have always been a company that has excelled in product development. In fact, since their refurbished branding a couple of years back, Musclepharm have gone from strength to strength creating supplements with ingredients that help to push
04/03/2013 16:24:54 PM
Creatine Monohydrate Review
Creatine monohydrate is possibly the most popular and researched backed ergogenic aid available. For this reason, there have been many attempts to develop new forms of creatine that offer greater effects than creatine m
03/28/2013 15:37:43 PM
Despite the name, Aussie Bodies is actually a New Zealand owned company. But dont let that put you off, because New Zealand is world famous for the quality of their dairy and whey protein industry. Perfect Protein is the popular entry level blende
03/28/2013 09:59:07 AM
Redbak, one of Australias most popular protein specialists have recently revamped a large chunk of their product range. One such product to receive the facelift is Redbak Rapid Soy Isolate (previously known as V-Soy Protein), a high quality soy pr
03/28/2013 09:58:18 AM
Nutrabolics has come a long way as a sports supplement company and gathered plenty of followers due to their innovative products as well as their slick packaging. Their recently released powdered pre-workout Swollen has been pretty well received. Her
03/27/2013 11:39:46 AM
The last few years has seen Beast Sports Nutrition recreate their image and release a slew of new products including one of their latest protein supplement offerings; Gargantua. Besides having an excellent name, lets see how Beast Sports weight ga
03/27/2013 11:38:40 AM
Cellucor have quickly become one of the most popular supplement brands in the market today, rivalling other recent popular brands such as MusclePharm as well as old favourite such as Optimum and BSN. Their latest offering Cellucor COR Performance Whe
03/26/2013 16:40:33 PM
Beast Sports Nutrition has been around for a long time, but it never really gained in popularity until very recently with an overhaul of their products. One of their latest popular product is 2 Shredded, their fat loss thermogenic supplement. Lets
03/22/2013 14:06:06 PM
As science continues to bring more and more discoveries on various ergogenic effects of different ingredients, so too does the supplement industry and their products evolve to capture the scientific evidence and provide a better product. Protein base
03/19/2013 16:18:05 PM
The demise of DMAA in 2012 Australia meant a wide variety of reformulated pre-workouts entering the Australian market. APS notable and popular pre-workout supplement Mesomorph was unfortunately in the firing line, however they were able to quickly
02/27/2013 16:08:09 PM
Six time Mr Olympia Dorian Yates, the founder of Dorian Yates Nutrition knows a thing or two about supplements. His products have a reputation for being ultra-concentrated and are not for the faint hearted. This philosophy is still evident today with
02/19/2013 14:33:48 PM
Beast Sports Nutrition is known for their multifaceted approach to supplements. Unlike some other companies, they do not have dozens of products. Instead, they take the approach of making a small line-up, where each item has you well covered from hea
02/15/2013 13:19:57 PM
Very few bodybuilding companies carry a carbohydrate product, probably because half the population seems to think that carbs are the devils work. However, the truth is, carbohydrates are necessary in order to get the best out of a workout, as well
02/14/2013 12:08:56 PM
Even if youre not into sport, youd be hard pressed not to have heard about EPO short for erythropoietin. On a simplistic level, most understand EPO is a substance that occurs naturally in the body and regulates the oxygen carrying cap
02/14/2013 11:58:44 AM
Now that both ephedrine and DMAA have been banned, manufacturers have been scrambling to find an ingredient that is safe and effective replacements for these two stimulants for use in fat burners. Gaspari Nutritions Detonate may have found the sol
02/13/2013 15:29:13 PM
BNRG are protein specialists that have developed the most technologically advanced protein powders currently on the market. Their flagship product, Proto Whey, may not be a household name, but it is probably the single best whey derived protein powde
02/11/2013 10:08:56 AM
What Are Peptides
With the recent release of the Australian Crime Commissions (ACC) report into Organised Crime and Drugs in Sport, the general public have been lauded with a range of stories about the use of peptides by various athletes
01/25/2013 10:07:16 AM
Touted as the Best Thermogenic Ever Created, EHPLabs new fat loss supplement is aimed at promoting a new level of fat burning or what they term as Hyper-Lipolysis. So is Oxyshred the messiah of fat burning supplements weve all been wai
01/25/2013 10:07:16 AM
Touted as the Best Thermogenic Ever Created, EHPLabs new fat loss supplement is aimed at promoting a new level of fat burning or what they term as Hyper-Lipolysis. So is Oxyshred the messiah of fat burning supplements weve all been wai
01/08/2013 12:23:51 PM
What is Dendrobium?
Generally speaking, Dendrobium refers to a large genus of orchids. However, in the context of bodybuilding and supplements, it refers specifically to one particular species, Dendrobium nobile, or the noble Dendrobium. This s
12/12/2012 11:01:40 AM
Quite often, the technical staff here at Mr Supplement get asked questions like which is the best testosterone/growth hormone booster?. It is by no means a silly question, because it is understandable that people want to make the most of their
12/10/2012 11:51:02 AM
Protein is king when it comes to bodybuilding supplements. Being the most popular sports nutrition supplement purchased year in-year out, users are always on the lookout for the latest and greatest protein powder. Having said that, you might ask,
12/06/2012 11:35:27 AM
So like every second person you want to lose weight! To do so, youve decided that you want to take a fat burner supplement to assist with the effort you are putting in at the gym or otherwise. Only problem is youre baffled by the massive ra
12/05/2012 16:22:41 PM
Few Australian brands and supplements have reached a level of cult status within the nations bodybuilding and weight training fraternity. Mass Muscle Fuel (MMF) from Elemental Nutrition has done just that in a little over 7 years since it has firs
11/30/2012 10:08:04 AM
Nitrate supplements are an exciting emerging line of sports nutrition supplements based on new discoveries about the ability of nitrates to act as precursors of nitric oxide (NO). Such discoveries have helped explain the improvement in performance se
11/28/2012 11:12:57 AM
Tyrosine is a conditionally essential amino acid because under normal conditions the body synthesizes sufficient quantities from phenylalanine. Tyrosine is classified as a large neutral amino acid (LNAA) because of its chemical structure and properti
11/22/2012 11:58:42 AM
Cellucor has taken off in the last year to become one of the top supplement manufacturers. With the success of their concentrated pre workout, C4 Extreme, as a result of the widespread DMAA ban, Cellucor has decided to further branch out into the pre
11/12/2012 16:29:08 PM
Energy drinks are hugely popular among the youth as a quick pick-me-up and energy hit. Traditionally this has primarily been the job of coffee, though coffee, with its bitter taste, is not to everyones likely. What makes energy drinks so attractiv
11/08/2012 12:35:27 PM
Training with Injury
Are you going nuts because youre injured and cant train? Depending on your injury you may have been told by your physical therapist that you cant put excessive stress on the affected joint/muscle, which essentially means
11/07/2012 12:07:39 PM
Grenade is a British company that has recently taken Europe by storm. With their creative packaging and high intensity ingredients, its no wonder that theyre also steadily making a name for themselves on the world market. Us in Australia have b
11/06/2012 12:16:36 PM
What are Partial Range Reps?
Partial reps are reps during which the weight is not lifted through the entire range of movement (ROM) of the joint. For example, during a bench press, the bar is only brought down half way, instead of almost touching the
11/01/2012 11:55:33 AM
Laser therapy or phototherapy is the latest therapy under the spotlight for its potential to enhance recovery, prevent injuries and improve performance. Laser therapy adds to the growing list of interventions designed to enhance recovery, such as mas
10/30/2012 14:47:52 PM
As Australians we are fortunate in many ways. Our country is well known for its sunny warm climate, friendly culture, and beautiful beaches. As a whole, the nation is well educated and health conscious, and we are key innovators in the world of scien
10/23/2012 14:54:36 PM
MusclePharm, the company built by athletes for athletes, understand the importance of good rest for muscle growth and rapid recovery. Contrary to popular belief, muscle growth does not happen at the gym. Instead, it happens during rest. Considering that sleep makes up such a signfiicant portion of your day, it is a particularly important period for muscle growth. MusclePharm have therefore developed Bullet Proof to help you get the most out of your sleep.
What is MusclePharm Bullet Proof?
10/19/2012 09:56:32 AM
MusclePharm have recently come out with a range of supplements that have already become hugely successful. This is no exception with their comprehensive recovery supplement, Re-Con. Containing a blend of ingredients to help with anything from muscle building, recovery, detoxication, and may even those help you de-stress, Re-Con is a promising addition to the supplement stack of serious athletes and bodybuilders.
What is MusclePharm Re-Con?
The name Recon is actually a little deceptive, becau [..]
10/18/2012 11:02:47 AM
MusclePharm have skyrocketed to success recently in the last few years. They have built their name around supporting the performance of some of the worlds best athletes in a manner that is safe, legal, and effective. Many are already familiar with the hugely popular all in one pre workout supplement, MusclePharm Assault. However, MusclePharm have recently proved that they are not a one hit wonder by adding to their pre workout line up with MusclePharm Hybrid NO.
What is MusclePharm Hybrid NO?
10/16/2012 15:23:28 PM
Ultimate Nutrition has been in the bodybuilding supplement industry since 1979, and is definitely a company that are known for making trustworthy and effective supplements. One of their most popular products is the Iso Mass Xtreme Gainer. Compared to some other weight gainer powders currently available, it does not aim provide the most calories per serve, or anything else as intense. Instead, what makes Iso Mass special, is the fact that it is probably one of the most complete all in one weight [..]
10/15/2012 16:33:52 PM
What is Cyclic Dextrin?
Cyclic dextrins (or cyclodextrins) are a specific group type of carbohydrate that are essentially six to eight molecules of dextrose (glucose) chemically bonded together in the shape of a ring. Chemically speaking, cyclic dextrin is not too different in chemical components to maltodextrin. However, maltodextrin is arranged in a linear fashion, and not a ring. This ring structure is what gives cyclic dextrin some benefits you will not find with maltodextrin or other common [..]
10/11/2012 10:54:07 AM
Think of 3 health goals you want to accomplish in the next year. I could bet 95% of you would have mentioned weight loss or fat loss or to tone up as one of those goals. Of course, diet and exercise are always the first port of call when you want to make any positive health and fitness changes such as weight and fat loss, but sometimes you just need that little bit extra to get you over the line to achieve your goals. That is where weight loss supplements such as weight loss pills co [..]
09/27/2012 15:30:30 PM
Dymatize Nutrition Xpand 2x Review
Dymatize Nutrition Xpand 2x is one of the most exciting new pre-workout products to hit the market in 2012. Xpand 2x replaces Dymatizess original Xpand, which in its own right was a very successful product.
Innovation In Every Way
With just a brief glance over the new ingredients panel for Xpand 2x, it quickly becomes apparent that Dymatize have gone to great lengths to make this pre-workout one of the most unique and innovative on the market. Xpand 2x con [..]
09/26/2012 16:45:08 PM
Natural Health Supplements (NHS) is different from all the other brands. They have taken a back to basics approach to nutrition, and specialise in producing all natural, single ingredient products. One of their top sellers is the NHS Whey Protein Isolate (WPI).
What is it?
NHS WPI is a whey protein isolate, meaning is a high purity whey protein powder ideal for post recovery shakes. In addition to this, NHS WPI is 100% WPI and contains absolutely no additives whatsoever.
NHS WP [..]
09/24/2012 11:21:57 AM
The Future of Bodybuilding is Here
Imagine potentially doubling or even tripling your muscle growth and reducing your recovery time, all with just 2 capsules a day. Well stop imagining, because the science behind it is already here. Welcome to the world of Stem Cell Supplements.
Stem Cell Supplements
The health, nutritional and sporting supplement industry is worth billions of dollars1, and that figure is growing by the minute. While most of that is attributed to sports drinks, protein powders a [..]
09/21/2012 16:59:29 PM
Swisse Active Recover High Energy Protein Bar Review
Swisses Active Recover High Protein Energy Bar represents Swisses bold move into the protein bar market. With a host of protein bars having come and gone in recent years, the protein bar market has proved to be a hard one to crack at times. This is due to the inherent challenges with creating a good tasting bar that is also high in quality protein. But with Swisse being the powerhouse health supplement company they are, you can rest ass [..]
09/21/2012 11:36:11 AM
In a move that is not entirely surprising, the vitamin powerhouse Swisse have recently launched a new range of supplements called Swisse Active. As the name suggests, these line of products are aimed at the active individual, who already recognises the value of consuming good quality protein and energy supplements to maximise the benefits of their exercise. Swisse has unprecendented market share in the vitamin and mineral supplement industry and with the protein supplement industry in Austra [..]
09/19/2012 11:30:41 AM
When people think of Optimum Nutrition, the first product that comes to mind is Gold Standard 100% Whey. However, what many people may not know is that Optimum Nutrition does not just make one of the worlds top selling whey proteins, but they also make one of the worlds top selling casein proteins too. Gold Standard 100% Casein is a casein protein powder with quality that you would expect from the leading protein manufacturer.
What is Gold Standard 100% Casein?
Gold Standard 100% Casein is a [..]
09/18/2012 16:10:24 PM
BSN or Bio-Engineered Supplements & Nutrition are considered one of the top nutritional and sporting supplement companies in the world and are known for their bold red packaging and famous products as No-Xplode, Cell Mass and Syntha-6 Protein. Another long time popular product of theirs is the their mass gaining protein; the BSN True Mass. Lets take a look at what makes BSN True Mass one of the most favourable products in the BSN range and the entire mass gaining protein range.
What is BSN True [..]
09/17/2012 15:46:20 PM
In short, Ultra Ripped Protein by Balance is a fat loss protein with some of the best quality protein and most potent fat loss nutrients on the market. Add to that the quality and trust behind the Balance Sports Nutrition brand and you have one great fat loss protein.
Ultra Ripped Protein Content
Unlike many of its competitors, Ultra Ripped uses New Zealand whey protein isolate as its sole protein source. This really does set the protein apart from its competitors, most of whom uses either a bl [..]
09/17/2012 13:09:58 PM
WPI+ is Vital Strengths tilt at the pure whey protein isolate product category. With the multiplicity of products in this category its a tough job for the average manufacturer to differentiate their product. Well take a look at the approach Vital Strength have taken in formulating WPI+.
WPI+ Price vs Quality
Two of the major ways manufacturers differentiate similar products is on a price or quality basis. After a quick review of the WPI+ label, it quickly becomes evident Vital Strength [..]
09/17/2012 11:53:52 AM
BSc Body Science, One of Australias premier sports nutrition companies have had a testosterone booster for years. Recently, they have updated their formula and released Triandrobol 2.0, the second iteration of their already successful tribulus based testosterone support supplement. Sure the original Triandrobol was good, but this one is better.
What is BSc Triandrobol 2.0?
Triandrobol 2.0 is a herbal based testosterone booster containing ZMA. It is designed to safely increase your natural leve [..]
09/17/2012 11:29:22 AM
Vital Strength Hydroxy Ripped Review
Hydroxy Ripped is Vital Strengths equivalent of a fat loss protein. With their own GMP certified plant and having been in business for over 17 years, Vital Strength have developed a reputation as a sports nutrition company with great quality products.
Hydroxy Ripped At A Glance
Hydroxy Ripped is a high protein product with a compliment of fat-burning nutrients they term T3 Thermophase Fat Metbolisers. Hydroxy Ripped contains 76% protein and 10.9% car [..]
09/13/2012 15:39:22 PM
BSc Body Science is one of Australias largest and most trusted exercise nutrition supplement companies. No doubt you have seen their branding in many professional sporting events and teams in the NRL and AFL. Being such a large and well-funded company, it is expected that they are able to produce some of the best and most well-researched supplements available today. BSc Hydroxy Burn Pro Clinical is no exception and is one of the most comprehensive fat loss proteins on sale.
What is BSc Hydroxy [..]
09/13/2012 10:01:19 AM
Scivation have been an up and coming nutritional and sporting supplement company in the last few years, building up strong support for their supplements. Their signature supplement Xtend has won over hundreds and thousands of bodybuilders and weight trainers alike and is perhaps one of the earliest known specialised intra-workout supplements. Here, we look at what Scivation Xtend is and the reasons why people are using it almost religiously.
What is Scivation Xtend?
Scivation Xtend is a speciali [..]
09/11/2012 16:02:31 PM
Muscletech Hydroxycut Hardcore Elite Review
Muscletech have always been known for quality well researched supplements. And with athletes such as 2011 Mr Olympia, Phil Heath under their brand, theres no doubt that the stuff works. One of their most popular supplements is their signature weight loss supplement; the Hydroxycut Hardcore Pro Series. Recently, Muscletech have built on the strength of that supplement by creating a newer model; the Hydroxycut Hardcore Elite. Here we take a look at som [..]
09/11/2012 15:46:12 PM
Universal Animal Pak Review
Universal has been a standout nutritional and sporting supplement company past few decades, that's right decades. With some of the best known products around including Animal Rage, M-Stak and Cuts, Universal have built up a solid reputation with an almost cult-like following from bodybuilders, athletes and recreational weightlifters alike. One of their most popular products is ironically just a multivitamin and mineral supplement; the Universal Animal Pak. This review [..]
09/11/2012 14:57:56 PM
BSN are one of the bodybuilding and sports nutrition heavy weights, probably best known for their pre workout supplement NO Xplode and Syntha 6 protein powder. Recently they have expanded into the hormone support market with Evotest, designed for boosting testosterone production. Now, they have brought out Aromavex, the perfect companion for Evotest.
What is BSN Aromavex?
Bodybuilders know when it comes to testosterone boosters, cycling is important. This will ensure maximum testosterone release [..]
09/11/2012 14:37:09 PM
Since re-branding their line in 2010/11, MusclePharm have created such a great brand identity and market presence that there is genuine anticipation whenever MusclePharm release a new product. Combat represents MusclePharms attempt to break into the blended protein category. With a wealth of competition in this category, it was always going to be interesting as to how MusclePharm would choose to differentiate their product.
MusclePharm Combat Protein Powder
MusclePharm chose to include the 5 m [..]
09/11/2012 11:14:36 AM
The name sums it up well
RedBaks Complete Protein is just that complete with all the major types of protein from fast to slow. In total, Complete Protein contains a total of six different proteins. RedBak have called this blend CP6 Synergistic Protein Matrix.
RedBak Complete Protein Powder
While Complete Protein contains a total of six different types of protein, dont let this trick you into thinking that its an inferior protein. With whey protein isolate topping the list of ingred [..]
09/11/2012 09:36:32 AM
Maxs SuperSize is one of Maxs most popular products as well being one of the most popular mass gainers on the market.
Maxs SuperSize Protein Review
One of the distinguishing aspects of Maxs SuperSize is the exclusive use of whey protein concentrate as the sole protein source. Many mass gainers use mixes of whey protein and casein and/or egg protein. In this sense, users can sometimes feel they have to compromise on protein quality when using a mass gainer. Maxs SuperSize offers use [..]
09/10/2012 16:08:13 PM
Redbak is one of the most trusted Australian supplement manufactures and its a status they rightly deserve. Not only do they make top quality products that adhere to many quality, TGA, and export guidelines, they are also environmentally conscious. Mass XXXL is a comprehensive weight gainer in the Redbak range. It is a high quality weight gainer that includes all the great qualities that you expect to find with Redbak products.
What is it Redbak Mass XXXL?
Redbak Mass XXXL is a weight gainer p [..]
09/10/2012 16:04:04 PM
Maxs Bioengineered WPI Review - As one of the oldest and most trusted Australian manufacturers of sports nutrition products, Maxs have built a reputation for quality and innovation. These virtues are no more evident than in their WPI product. The product label reads that Maxs WPI is bioengineered and this is backed up by the impressive outline of the various protein fractions present in Max WPI.
Maxs WPI Protein Powder
This leads to my first point. As a general rule, Maxs do a gr [..]
09/10/2012 16:00:52 PM
RedBak makes up one of the four major Australian sports nutrition brands, with the other notable brands including, Musashi, Maxs and Body Science. Unlike many other protein supplement manufacturers, RedBak have their own licensed factory where they make their own products. This gives them unparalleled control over quality. Moreover, RedBacks manufacturing plant is certified with the therapeutic goods administration as meeting the Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) standard. All this means that [..]
09/10/2012 12:56:20 PM
Dymatize are well known for their high quality protein products. The most serious bodybuilders and athletes demand the most advanced protein. This is where hydrolysed whey protein comes in, and Dymatize Iso100 is one of the most pure and high quality hydrolysed whey proteins on the market today.
What is it?
Dymatize Iso100 is a high purity hydrolysed whey made from whey protein isolates (WPI). This means that once ingested, the protein is absorbed at a tremendously fast rate. Given that many peo [..]
09/07/2012 16:30:07 PM
Weight Loss Supplements
Whether its to look good at the beach, to attract the opposite sex or just to improve your health, weight and fat loss is the one of the top goals that people have when it comes to their health and wellbeing. The others being to gain muscle and to get fit. But as anyone who has ever tried to lose weight and fat will tell you, its hard work
.really hard work. Which is why its handy to take into consideration some of the nutritional and sporting supplements o [..]
09/06/2012 16:40:50 PM
New Zealand sports nutrition brand Horleys have been around for decades. In this time they have become well known for their intelligent nutrition and trusted range of bodybuilding and sports supplements. Perhaps most well-known is their variety of protein supplements, one of which includes Horleys Ice Whey.
What is it?
Horleys Ice Whey is a high end whey protein isolate (WPI). It is especially designed for bodybuilders and athletes requiring a rapidly absorbing and high quality protein to use af [..]
09/05/2012 14:50:02 PM
Green is in. And no, Im not talking about the environment, climate change or biodegradable plastic spoons. Green Tea and green tea supplements are literally exploding in popularity all over the world. While Green Tea has always been a staple in Asian countries, its popularity has increased in the past decade almost exponentially in Western countries. Take Britain for example, between 2000-2005, sales of Green Tea had increased by 317%1 and between 2009-2011, Green Tea sales increase [..]
08/31/2012 11:50:30 AM
Respected supplement manufacturer Cellucor have released their third generation per workout formula, C4 Extreme, which promotes explosive workouts. Despite the highly competitive pre workout market, C4 has cemented itself as one of the top products in the category.
What is it?
Cellucor C4 Extreme is a concentrated pre workout which contains a select few ingredients designed to increase energy and pump during work outs. Such supplements are hugely popular among bodybuilders and athletes to maximi [..]
08/31/2012 11:42:13 AM
After the release of the Jack3d concentrated pre workout, USPlabs have carved out a name for themselves in the already fiercely competitive supplement industry. Since then, they have taken advantage of their strong reputation and branched out into other categories of supplements. One of their latest products is Test Powder, a testosterone booster.
What is it?
USPlabs Test Powder is exactly what its name suggests it is. It's a powder designed to increase testosterone levels. This is done through [..]
08/31/2012 10:01:02 AM
What is Viraloid?
Originally developed in Melbourne, Australia, Viraloid is a trademarked name, which refers to a combination of tribulus and wild yam. This mixture contains a potent blend of steroidal alkaloids called diosegins, which are derived from high sterol-containing plants utilising a scientific and specific extraction process. In addition to this is also magnesium as well as silica. Viraloid was for a period after first coming on the market was popular with bodybuilders & strength [..]
08/30/2012 13:25:57 PM
Bodybuilding supplement giants MuscleTech have recently expanded their already impressive range with the brand new testosterone booster, Anotest. Being developed under MuscleTechs new policy of full product disclosure and using optimal doses of key ingredients, means Anotest is a serious test booster to consider.
What is it?
MuscleTech AnoTest is a nutritional supplement designed to naturally, legally, and safely increase levels of testosterone (both total and free testosterone). It does this [..]
08/30/2012 10:39:14 AM
Optimum Nutrition, the makers of 100% Whey Gold Standard, the worlds top selling protein powder are more than a one trick pony. Although Gold Standard is an excellent all round protein boasting excellent quality and value, more serious people demand the best of the best. This is where Platinum Hydro Whey comes in.
What is it?
Optimum Nutrition Platinum Hydro Whey is a high quality hydrolysed whey protein isolate. This means that unlike normal whey protein concentrates, it has been purified int [..]
08/29/2012 16:34:07 PM
Creatine is arguably one of the best and most popular supplements for bodybuilders and athletes because of its proven ability to increase strength and lean gains. As a supplement, it has been around for decades, and it should be no surprise that manufacturers will attempt to improve what is already great. Promera Con-Cret is the latest iteration of creatine supplements that is worth a serious look at.
What is it?
Promera Con-Cret is a unique patented creatine supplement consisting of creatine HC [..]
08/29/2012 14:07:01 PM
Driven Sports has become a household name in the world of bodybuilding and sports thanks to its fiercely popular concentrated pre workout supplement, Craze. Considering the saturation of the market place, the fact that Driven Sports has fought its way to the top among already well-established pre workout giants such as USPLabs and BSN, makes Driven Sports Craze that extra bit special.
What is it?
Driven Sports Craze is a concentrated pre workout supplement that focuses more on providing energy a [..]
08/28/2012 16:47:04 PM
What many people dont know is that Optimum Nutrition is actually owned by Glanbia, one of the leading whey manufacturers. What this means is that you can be assured that all products from Optimum contain some of the worlds highest quality ingredients. This is no exception with Optimums most hardcore weight gainer protein, Serious Mass.
What is it?
Serious Mass may not be one of the newest weight gain products on the market, but it is one of the most
serious. Containing a whopping 1250 cal [..]
08/28/2012 14:50:04 PM
BSN Syntha-6 Isolate Review
BSN have been at the forefront of the nutritional and sporting supplement industry over the past decade. With a range of high quality, great tasting products that work, its no wonder BSN (Body Science Nutrition) has become one of the most trusted brands today. Whats strange however is the absence of a simple, fast-absorbing blended protein powder for post-workout with few carbohydrates or fat. Enter BSN Syntha-6 Isolate.
What is BSN Syntha-6 Isolate?
BSN Syntha-6 [..]
08/17/2012 15:52:15 PM
Elemental Nutrition is an Australian owned and operated company that is fast making its name well-known in the field of bodybuilding and exercise nutrition. The company produces a range of high quality products, utilising ingredients with strong scientific backing, while also being great value for money. Therefore, Elemental Nutrition is definitely a company to seriously consider when looking for supplements. True to this image, Elemental Nutrition has developed one of the most popular natural G [..]
08/16/2012 15:17:42 PM
What is CJC-1295?
CJC-1295 is an injectable synthetic peptide hormone that is similar in structure to the growth hormone releasing hormone. Consequently, it can stimulate the release of growth hormone from the pituitary gland. As its name suggests, growth hormone is an anabolic hormone and is responsible for the production of some other anabolic hormones, such as IGF1. This makes the use of CJC-1295 attractive to certain individuals wishing to make gains in lean muscle.
Why use CJC-1295?
08/15/2012 12:01:30 PM
How To Increase Growth Hormone
As a business dedicated to selling the best range of sports nutrition supplements, its only natural to gravitate towards nutritional solutions when seeking to maximise or promote natural growth hormone (GH) release. But when talking about strategies to increase growth hormone levels, one must remember to keep it all in perspective and try stray from a minimalistic approach. Nutritional manipulation of growth hormone is nonetheless a very important and popular [..]
08/03/2012 11:11:34 AM
What is Testosterone?
Testosterone is arguably the most revered hormone among bodybuilding. It is a steroid hormone produced mainly in the testes of males and ovaries of females (at lower levels). It is such a well-known steroid hormone, that the term "steroid" has become synonymous with testosterone and its artificial analogues. It is both an anabolic hormone and an androgenic hormone, meaning that it is responsible for growth as well as masculine features.
08/02/2012 11:59:53 AM
What is IGF1?
Insulin like growth factor 1 (IGF1) is also sometimes referred to as somatomedin C and sulfation factor. It is a peptide hormone produced in the liver under the influence of growth hormone (Balhara et al, 2012) and is structurally similar to the insulin hormone. IGF1 is best known for its anabolic effects during the growth of a child, but its actions are active well into adulthood.
Why use IGF1
IGF1 and synthetic IGF1 analogues have therapeutic medical applications in the medical f [..]
08/01/2012 16:33:27 PM
What is GHRP6?
Growth hormone releasing hexapeptide or GHRP6 belongs to a group of compounds known as secretagogues. It is a synthetic peptide hormone that was developed to stimulate the release of growth hormone. Growth hormone is an anabolic hormone responsible for growth and the production of another anabolic hormone known as insulin like growth factor 1 (IGF1). Both animal and human studies have shown the effectiveness of GHRP6 on the release of growth hormone. It therefore has medical appli [..]