Lifematrix Pure MCT Oil can be used as an aid in weight loss and training, add to salad dressings or smoothies to kick start your day .
MCT (Medium chain Triglyceride) oil: 60% Caprylic (C8), 40% Capric (C10)
Do not take MCTs on an empty stomach. If you are new to MCTs start with a small amount (1tsp) and slowly build up.
Not recommended for cooking
More about MCT oil
The word is out on the street … MCT oil is something special!
MCT stands for medium chain triglycerides, which comprise primarily caprylic and capric fatty acids that occur naturally in coconut and palm kernel oils. The oil is clear, odorless and pleasant tasting.
Medium chained triglycerides have increased in popularity as a performance enhancer by athletes, bodybuilders and for weight loss. MCT’s enhance Ketone production that aids in physical and brain performance. They are extremely beneficial for the body and assist with a range of ailments including neurodegenerative disorders.
Anti-oxidant and anti-bacterial MCT oil can rid the gut of bacteria, fungi, viruses and parasites. It has shown to reduce the risk of atherosclerosis, diabetes, cardiovascular disease, autoimmune diseases, none-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) and epilepsy. Further to treating obesity, Alzheimer’s, seizures, fat malabsorption and cystic fibrosis.
MCT’s are great for sports people as they are anti-inflammatory further to providing instant and sustainable energy, metabolised in the liver, MCT’s do not go through the normal digestive process, so they get utilised immediately by the body and not stored in the fat cells.
An aid in weight loss MCT’s have shown to improve metabolism and thyroid function as well as increase the number of calories burnt (thermogenic effect) from a meal, the more calories that are burnt results in less fat being stored in the body. Diabetics can also benefit from including MCT oil in their diets as It improves blood sugar regulation along with Banting diets as MCT’s are potent ketogenic fats.
Bodybuilding, brain health, weight management, antioxidant, antibacterial, diabetic aid, digestion aid, metabolic.
Lifematrix is South Africa’s leading supplier of clean proteins, supplying a wide range of protein powders to suit any diet or lifestyle. Further to offering MCT products that aid in weight loss or training goals and transdermal magnesium supplements that ensure effective absorption of the mineral, through the skin. We also supply tooth friendly sugar alternatives and strive to develop items that promote good health and overall well-being. Lifematrix is a division of Absolute Organix, who have been the forerunners for natural and organic products within South Africa since 2004.