Ingredient Specific Questions

Vitamin D3: How is it processed?
The Vitamin D3 we use is derived from non-GMO lichen (Cladonia rangiferina).  The proper extraction of the vitamin D-rich oil from lichen is essential t...
Mon, 6 Jun, 2022 at 6:47 PM
Vitamin D3, Usnic Acid?
Since we use D3 sourced from lichen, some people have reached out over their concern with usnic acid, as it is naturally occurring in some lichen species. W...
Tue, 7 Jun, 2022 at 2:50 PM
Maltodextrin, why do you use it?
Thanks for reaching out regarding our use of maltodextrin! We appreciate the opportunity to explain a little more about why we use maltodextrin in some of o...
Mon, 6 Jun, 2022 at 7:37 PM
K2 (MK7) Source: Natto (Soy Allergen)
Thanks for reaching out to ask about our nattō-derived vitamin K2! We derive our K2 from nattō made with non-GMO soybeans. Nattō, a traditional Japanese foo...
Mon, 6 Jun, 2022 at 7:10 PM
Potassium Sorbate, why do you use Potassium Sorbate?
Thanks for reaching out regarding our use of potassium sorbate! We appreciate the opportunity to explain a little more about why we use potassium sorbate in...
Mon, 6 Jun, 2022 at 6:58 PM
Xanthan Gum (Corn Allergen) vs. Guar Gum
We try our hardest to simplify our formulas & maximize the benefits! Our protein powder, for example, is one of the purest powders on the market, with o...
Tue, 19 Apr, 2022 at 2:58 PM
Vitamin K2 as Menaquinone & Daily Value Label
You may have noticed that we no longer include daily values on our label for vitamin K2. This is because of recent changes implemented by the FDA, where reg...
Mon, 6 Jun, 2022 at 7:01 PM
Stevia
Thanks for reaching out about our use of stevia in some of our products. We know that choosing the right products and ingredients is important! In creating ...
Mon, 6 Jun, 2022 at 6:36 PM
Why is Xylitol Bad for Dogs?
Several of our products contain xylitol, a naturally occurring sweetener and sugar substitute. Though our products are not recommended for dogs in general (...
Mon, 6 Jun, 2022 at 6:41 PM