THE GLADIATOR is our summer special protein smoothie, a tropically inspired mix where the mix of ginger and lemon adds a refreshing healthy kick to this combo. Not only are you getting your protein hit for the day, but with Pineapple, Maca and Banana
DID YOU KNOW: In China the Peach is a symbol of good luck, protection and longevity, and turmeric has been used to treat ailments for over 4000 years.
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LEVEL 1 pea protein isolate
LEVEL 2 whey or pea protein isolate + pepitas + flaxseeds
LEVEL 3 whey or pea protein isolate + pepitas + flaxseeds + maca
THE GLADIATOR is GOOD FOR : Energy, Strength, Digestion, Immune System
MADE WITH: Pineapple, Peach, Banana, Almond Milk, Ginger, Maca, Tumeric, Lemon Juice, Chia Jelly
THE INGREDIENT BREAKDOWN:
PINEAPPLE : Eating pineapple helps to digest food by breaking down the protein particles. It’s packed full of the nutrients that help your body on the outside and the inside. It contains Bromelain Enzyme, Vitamin C, Vitamin A and Beta-Carotene, Vitamins B1 and B6. It’s good for Skin, Detox, Digestion, Immune System, Eyes, Energy.
PEACH : Rich in phytochemicals called phenols that act as an antioxidants, peaches are low in calories and can reduce hair loss with their positive effect on the scalp. They also have a diuretic effect which helps to cleanse your kidneys and bladder.
BANANA : Banana’s are not only full of potassium and helpful for sustaining blood sugar but can also help depression due to their high levels of Tryptophan. Containing Potassium, Pectin, and Fibre, the Banana is great for Energy, Strength, Inflammation, Nervous System, Heart Care and Digestion
ALMONDS: (Almond Milk) Almonds can help to lower cholesterol, protect artery walls from damage as well as help build strong bones and teeth. They’re also high in healthy mono-unsaturated fats. Almonds are the only nut to contain protein and one of the few proteins that are alkaline forming. Almonds also contain Magnesium, Molydenum, Vitamin E, Copper, Phosphorus and Potassium which are good for your Heart, Weight Loss, Immune System, Bones, Teeth.
GINGER JUICE : Ginger is often used to aid digestion but is also known to relieve nausea, motion and morning sickness.
It contains Essential Oils, Zingerone, B6 and B5, Potassium, Manganese and Copper and is good for Digestion, Asthma, Coughs, and is Anti-Inflammatory.
MACA : Cultivated in Peru, Maca is a raw and unprocessed root for energy stamina, and power. Packed with protein, vitamins B, C, E and minerals plus potassium. An aphrodisiac for men and fertility booster for women. It’s great for Strength, Hair and Skin, Muscle Health, Balances and Nurtures Hormones
TURMERIC: It’s hard to ignore that for 4000 years turmeric has been used to treat a variety of ailments, because of the active ingredient of cur cumin. Tumeric is a natural inflammatory a powerful antioxidant and can inhibit the growth of blood vessels in tumours.
LEMON JUICE : In contrast to their taste, lemons are actually alkalizing for the body and help to restore the body’s pH. They also contain the flavonoids that help fight infections like flu and colds. They contain Vitamin C, Calcium, Magnesium, and are good for the Skin, Detox, Digestion, Immune System, Eyes, Energy
CHIA JELLY : Chia seeds are a great source of Omega fatty acids, protein, fibre, amino acids, iron, calcium and antioxidants. Fights high cholesterol and heart disease. They contain Omega 3, Iron, Magneisum, Calcium, Vitamins A and C and Amino Acids. It also Balances Blood Glucose, Strengthens Bones, Boosts Brain Power, improves cholesterol, muscles
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