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Perform Certificate of Analysis

Here at VIVO we third party test all our products for accuracy and purity. Here are the results for our Perform flavours. Acai Blueberry Salted Maca Caramel Madagascan Vanilla Strawberry & Vanilla Ba…

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Vegan Protein Certificate of Analysis

Here at VIVO we third party test all our products for accuracy and purity. Here are the results for our Vegan Protein flavours. Vanilla Dark Chocolate Cocoa Coconut Unflavoured

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Collagen Builder Certificate of Analysis

Here at VIVO we third party test all our products for purity and accuracy. Here are the results for our Collagen Builder flavours. Vanilla Cinnamon Chocolate Mint

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All-In-One Certificate of Analysis

Here at VIVO we third party test all our products for accuracy and purity. Here are the results for our All-In-One (Whole) flavours. Caramel Biscuit Vanilla Strawberry

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D3 & K2 Certificate of Analysis

Here at VIVO we third party test all out products for accuracy and purity. Here are the results for our D3 & K2.

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What is the TOTOX value of the microalgal oil used in Plant Based Omega 3?

The Microalgal Oil used in our Plant Based Omega 3 has a TOTOX value of 7.0.

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How much Vitamin K is there in the Liquid Vitamin D3 & K2?

Each serving of our Liquid Vitamin D3 & K2 provides 25 micrograms of Vitamin K2.

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Are All in One, Perform Plant Protein and Perform Pro Plant Protein suitable for those with a pea intolerance?

All of our protein-based products is made using bio-fermented pea protein, rather than the cheap heated pea protein. Bio-fermented pea protein is extremely easy to absorb and doesn't contain the FODM…

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Can I use your products if I have a food allergy or intolerance?

Here are details of products you should be careful of if you have an allergy to certain foods: Our Plant Protein Bar contain Tree Nuts, specifically Cashews, Almonds and Macadamia (Lemon only). They…

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Can I take All-In-One while working out?

All-In-One has a balanced profile of carbs, protein and fat plus micro nutrients, so it is definitely going to help fuel your workouts.

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Does Perform Plant Protein and Perform Pro Plant Protein contain caffeine?

No, Perform Plant Protein and Perform Pro Plant Protein do not contain caffeine.

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What flavours are used in Perform Plant Protein and Perform Pro Plant Protein?

We flavour our products predominantly with whole food ingredients. To add depth to the flavours we use a small amount of natural flavours in some products including Perform Plant Protein and Perform…

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Why is Perform Plant Protein and Perform Pro Plant Protein's salt content high?

The majority of the salt found in the products is due to the fermentation process used to make our pea protein. This fermentation process is extremely important for the digestibility and effectivenes…

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Does Perform Plant Protein and Perform Pro Plant Protein contain added sugar?

No! We use stevia leaf in both Perform Plant Protein and Perform Pro Plant Protein to provide natural sweetness without the need for added sugar.

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Are Perform Plant Protein and Perform Pro Plant Protein suitable for use in baking?

Yes, they can be used for baked goods, however for maximum nutritional value, we recommend you avoid heating the product and instead keep it for your smoothies and shakes.

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What is the main difference between Vegan Protein and Perform Plant Protein?

Perform Plant Protein is tailored for more active lifestyles, offering 25g of protein per serving, with added BCAAs, turmeric extract, and digestive enzymes to aid digestion. Vegan Protein, providing…

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Can I take Perform Plant Protein when pregnant, breastfeeding or taking medication?

We recommend talking to your healthcare practitioner before taking Perform Plant Protein (or any other supplement) if you are pregnant, breastfeeding, or taking medication.

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Does All-In-One contain the same protein used in Perform Plant Protein and Vegan Protein?

We use the same bio-fermented pea, cold pressed hemp and pumpkin protein as we use in our other protein powders!

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Is Perform Plant Protein and Perform Pro Plant Protein suitable for IBS sufferers, or for those with digestive issues?

Perform Plant Protein and Perform Pro Plant Protein are both made using bio-fermented and cold processed protein powder which is extremely easy to absorb. The formula itself is hypoallergenic and com…

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Are Perform Plant Protein and Perform Pro Plant Protein tested for heavy metals?

Yes! All our products are third party tested for heavy metals and we can confirm that the test results show that all our products are far below the minimum safety standard set by both the EU and FDA…

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How does Perform Plant Protein and Perform Pro Plant Protein taste so good?

We use real ingredients to make Perform Plant Protein taste amazing, such as freeze dried acai berries from Brazil and sweet lucuma fruit from Peru. All our natural flavours are 100% plant based and…

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What are the benefits of EAAs?

EAAs are the 9 amino acids our bodies cannot synthesize, and therefore we need to obtain from our food and/or supplementation. Amino acids do not work independently, rather harmoniously with each oth…

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Why aren’t your products certified Organic?

All our ingredients are grown without herbicides, pesticides, and fungicides, however, a product can only be certified as 'organic' if all ingredients are on the approved list of the organic certifyi…

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Is Perform Plant Protein and Perform Pro Plant Protein organic?

All ingredients used in Perform Plant Protein and Perform Pro Plant Protein are grown without the use of herbicides, pesticides or fungicides. All of our products are made according to our VGanic™ pr…

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Perform Plant Protein - is it gluten free?

YES! Perform Plant Protein is naturally gluten free and is made in a certified organic, 100% gluten free facility.

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What is the serving size of Perform Plant Protein and Perform Pro Plant Protein?

Our Perform Plant Protein and Perform Pro Plant Protein Madagascan Vanilla weighs 936g and contains 26 servings. Our Perform Plant Protein range offers a variety of other flavours which weighs 988g a…

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What is the difference between EAAs and protein?

When we eat protein, our body breaks it down into amino acids. Essential amino acids (EAAs) are the building blocks of protein. By supplementing, they are absorbed much faster because our body doesn’…

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What is the problem with most EAA powders?

EAA is one of the most effective sports supplements on the planet, but most EAA powders are derived from animal sources like kitten fur, duck feathers or even human hair. Vivo Life EAAs are strictly…

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Are Perform Plant Protein and Perform Pro Plant Protein suitable for vegans?

YES! Every ingredient used in Perform Plant Protein and Perform Pro Plant Protein is vegan friendly, and it is made in a facility that processes no animal derived ingredients whatsoever.

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Do you have a protein powder without stevia?

All our Perform Plant Protein and Perform Pro Plant Protein products contain stevia, however our unflavoured version of the Vegan Protein is stevia free! Check out our Unflavoured Vegan Protein our h…

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Is Perform Plant Protein and Perform Pro Plant Protein safe for athletes?

Absolutely! Every ingredient used in Perform Plant Protein is subject to rigorous checks at source to ensure there are no traces of any contaminants. Perform Plant Protein is made in our manufacturin…

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Why does the label of All-In-One say it is a meal replacement?

All-In-One is not a meal replacement on its own without being added to a smoothie, at only around 150 calories per serving (flavour dependant) of powder it does not have enough calories to equate to…

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What is the difference between All-In-One and Perform Plant Protein?

Our Perform Plant Protein has a focus on helping you reach your protein needs and therefore does not focus on micro-nutrients (although some are naturally present due to the whole food ingredients).…

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Can I use your Collagen Builder alongside other Vivo Life products?

Yes! Our Collagen Builder works alongside most of our products. Here’s a list of good pairs and pairs to avoid. Collagen Builder and Perform Plant Protein can be used together. We recommend using Per…

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What is the difference between All-In-One Meal and Supergreens?

Supergreens is a greens powder that has a large percentage of your essential nutrients per serving. It does not have a macronutrient (carbs/protein/fats) profile other than the trace amounts present…

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Can I use Intra-Workout and Perform Plant Protein at the same time?

For best results we recommend using Intra-Workout DURING your workout to replenish your EAAs and minerals, and Perform Plant Protein AFTER your workout to help refuel your body.

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Can I use Perform Plant Protein or Perform Pro Plant Protein as a pre-workout?

Perform Plant Protein and Perform Pro Plant Protein can be used either before or after your workout! However, it will give best results when used after, if you are looking for something to use before…

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When should I take Magic? Can I take different products in the Magic range throughout the day?

You can definitely use a combination of our Magic range throughout the day! We recommend taking Magic Coffee with Lion's Mane in the morning, Magic Chaga Chai Latte throughout the day and the Hot Cho…

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Are Magic Lattes safe to consume during pregnancy?

Magic is made from 100% real foods, however we always recommend speaking to your doctor before making any dietary change when pregnant or breastfeeding.

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Are the mushrooms used in Magic Lattes present at functional dosages?

Absolutely! Every single ingredient in Magic is used in a functional dose. There is 500mg of mushroom in each serving of Magic Hot Chocolate, and we only use high polysaccharide fruiting body extract…

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Do our Magic Lattes contain caffeine?

Some of the Magic flavours contain caffeine. Magic Hot Chocolate contains cacao which has small amounts of caffeine, however this is generally only felt if you are particularly caffeine sensitive. Th…

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Is Intra-Workout suitable for a Keto diet?

With only 5.5g of net carbohydrates per serving and no added sugars, Intra-Workout is perfectly suitable for Keto diet!

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Why are some of the minerals in All-In-One only at 30% RDA?

All-In-One is designed to be a great base for a nutritionally dense smoothie. It does not contain every essential nutrient however it has got your back for a lot of them! The reason some are only pre…

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Why are we using citric acid instead of malic acid in Intra-Workout?

Simply to make it taste better! There is no substantial difference between the two ingredients, but after months of research and NPD trials we discovered that citric acid was more suitable to complem…

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Is Intra-Workout tested for heavy metals?

Every ingredient used in Intra-Workout is subject to intensive checks for heavy metals such as lead, arsenic and mercury. Our finished products are also third-party tested to ensure they do not conta…

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Is Intra-Workout Gluten Free?

Intra-Workout is naturally gluten free and is made in a certified organic, 100% gluten free facility.

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Is Intra-Workout suitable for athletes?

Intra-Workout was developed with athletes in mind and contains no banned substances, and has no side effects. It is ideal anyone looking to get more from their training.

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Is Intra-Workout suitable for vegans?

Unlike most EAAs, Intra-Workout is 100% vegan as certified by The Vegan Society.

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Is Intra-Workout Organic?

Intra-Workout is not yet certified organic but all ingredients are grown in accordance with our strict VGANIC™ brand promise. Intra-Workout is third party tested and certified free from over 500 diff…

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What does Intra-Workout taste like?

We don’t use artificial flavourings and sweeteners, so Intra-Workout's aftertaste can be a bit strong if you’re used to artificially sweetened products. This is due to the natural bitterness of the E…

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Does Intra-Workout contain added sugar?

We use stevia leaf to provide natural sweetness without the need for added sugar.

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Can I add Supergreens to hot food and drink?

Supergreens is actually one of our only products that we would recommend to have with just cold food and liquid. The heat kills the probiotics, and so it would make it less effective. Heat would also…

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When should I use Intra-Workout?

The new Intra-Workout is now even more suitable for a PRE and INTRA (during) workout, providing all 9 essential amino acids and plant-based electrolytes to replenish and hydrate during exercise.

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What is our Vganic Multinutrient blend?

A blend of vitamins and minerals that fully complies to our Vganic standards: vegan, ethically and sustainably sourced, grown without pesticides/herbicides/fungicides, non-GMO, cutting edge and backe…

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Do you sell a mass gainer?

Currently we do not sell a mass gainer, and the reason for this is because typically these products are packed with lots of junk ingredients that we do not support! If you are looking to gain mass, w…

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Is Supergreens suitable for children?

Supergreens is a completely natural formula however the nutrient profile is designed with adults in mind. For suitability for children and potential dosages we recommend speaking with a doctor or pae…

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Can I replace Supergreens with All-In-One?

The micronutrient profile of All-In-One is not as complete as Supergreens. Some of the nutrients in All-In-One are only present at 30% of the recommended daily amount (RDA). This is because All-In-On…

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I am fasting. Can I still use Supergreens?

Supergreens will not kick you out of a fasted state as the calorie content is so low (there are 15 calories per serving). In fact, we highly recommend using Supergreens if you are practicing intermit…

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Why have you reformulated Supergreens in the past?

As a company we are always looking for ways to improve our products as well as develop new ones. We have reformulated Supergreens for the following reasons: we wanted the product to be 100% allergen…

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How are the nutrients in Supergreens sourced?

All of the nutrients found in Supergreens come from real, organic, plant based foods. We have selected some of the most nutrient dense fruits, vegetables, herbs and spices on the planet to create Sup…

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Can Supergreens be used with other supplements?

Supergreens is designed to be an 'all in one' superfood that provides most of your daily vitamins, minerals, probiotics, greens and fruits in each scoop. The vast majority of our customers have no ne…

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How are the probiotics in Supergreens sourced?

The probiotics in Supergreens are non-dairy strains that are stable at room temperature.

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Should I use Supergreens with or without food?

For best results, we recommend drinking Supergreens alongside food, or mixed into a smoothie. This is because some of the nutrients in Supergreens are fat soluble, which means they require a fat sour…

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Can I take Supergreens with the Vegan Multinutrient?

Supergreens is our most complete multinutrient, which provides not only vitamins and minerals but also extra superfoods, greens, probiotics and neuroprotective herbs. There is no need to take both pr…

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Do I need to take B12 if I already use Supergreens?

If you are currently taking Supergreens then in most cases you would not need to take an additional B12 supplement. Supergreens contains a range of different vitamins and minerals, including B12, so…

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Where is the vitamin D in Supergreens sourced from?

Our vegan vitamin D3 is sourced from Lichen - the most bio-available, plant-based source of vitamin D and is certified by the Vegan Society.

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I already take Supergreens, do I need to take the D3 too?

If you are currently taking Supergreens then in most cases you would not need to take an additional D3 supplement. As you know Supergreens contains a range of different vitamins and minerals, includi…

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Why doesn’t Supergreens contain calcium, iodine, iron or magnesium?

The levels of calcium, iodine, iron, and magnesium are not listed on the Supergreens label, this is because we do not include these nutrients in supplemental form in Supergreens as these minerals can…

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How many probiotics are in each serving of Supergreens?

Our Supergreens product contains the following probiotics per serving; B-Bifidum: 2 billion, B-Longum: 2 billion, L-acidophilus: 2 billion, L-casei: 2 billion, L-plantarum: 2 billion. Total: 10 billi…

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Do I need to keep your products in the fridge?

The only products we recommend keeping refrigerated are our Omega 3, B12 and D3 supplements, and our Supergreens as the probiotics would have a longer shelf life at cold temperatures. Supergreens doe…

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Can I use more than one scoop of Supergreens per day?

Each scoop of Supergreens contains your full RDA of 20 different vitamins and minerals, so there is no need to use more than one scoop a day!

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Can I cook with the products?

Indeed, most of our products are suitable for cooking! You can use Perform, All-in-One, Vegan Protein, Maca and Magic in cooking. Be mindful that the nutrient content of the products will be slightly…

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Does All-In-One contain selenium?

All-In-One does contain selenium. It is naturally present due to the cold pressed hemp protein content!

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Is All-In-One a meal replacement?

All-In-One is not a meal replacement on its own, at only around 150 calories per serving (flavour-dependent) of powder it does not have enough calories to equate to a meal. However, with a balanced m…

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Is All-In-One safe for athletes?

We use the same high quality ingredients in All-In-One that we used for all our products! The same stringent testing is applied. The ingredients are tested at source for contaminants, pesticides, her…

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What is the difference between All-In-One and Vegan Protein?

All-In-One is a protein powder that has added nutrients. With a balanced macro/micro nutrient profile, it makes a great base on which to create a delicious, nutritious, high calorie shake! It’s great…

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How many calories does All-In-One have?

All-in-One on its own is around 150 calories (varies slightly flavour dependent) per scoop of powder so it is a great base for a super nutritious smoothie. We recommend adding it into a smoothie with…

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Will All-In-One break my fast?

Yes, All-In-One will break your fast. It has a balanced macro profile of protein, carbs and fat plus micro-nutrients so it will kick you out of a fasted state.

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Is All-In-One a mass gainer?

All-In-One is not a mass gainer, at only around 150 calories per serving (flavour dependant) of powder it does not have enough calories to equate to a calorie dense meal on its own. However, with a b…

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Can I use the Vegan Multinutrient and All-In-One Meal?

Yes! All-In-One is not designed to act as a multinutrient, but as a nutritious base for a balanced meal. It can be taken alongside the Vegan Multinutrient in the same way that we also encourage you t…

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Where does the B12 come from in All-In-One?

Our B12 is synthesized and is in the most bioavailable form of Methylcobalamin, unfortunately it is not possible to source natural B12 due to over farming almost obliterating it from nature.

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Does All-In-One cover all my nutrient needs?

All-In-One does not cover 100% of your daily nutrient needs, just like one meal would not cover all your daily needs, but it is a great support to contribute towards your daily nutrient requirements.…

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Are the nutrients in All-In-One naturally derived?

The majority of the vitamins and minerals found in All-In-One come from whole food natural sources. Research shows that nutrients in their whole food natural form are more bioavailable than their syn…

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What is the Omega content of All-In-One?

All-In-One does contain Omegas due to the flax and hemp content. There is a well balanced ratio of omega 3 ALA, omega 6 and 9. Our bodies are unfortunately not amazing at converting ALA to EPA and DH…

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What are the sources of protein of All-In-One?

The protein in All-In-One is a carefully balanced blend of Bio fermented pea protein, cold pressed hemp and pumpkin protein. This formula created a balanced amino acid profile, while being highly bio…

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Does All-In-One cover my daily probiotics needs?

All-In-One contains 5 billions live cultures per serving at the time of manufacture. This will contribute towards your daily probiotic needs, but it is not designed to replace your probiotic suppleme…

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How many servings does All-In-One have and what flavours does it come in?

All-In-One has 25 servings per pouch and it comes in 3 flavours, strawberry, vanilla and caramel biscuit!

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Can I take All-In-One when I am NOT working out?

All-In-One is a great “all-rounder” nutritional shake and is not just for gym goers and sports people! It has a blend of plant based proteins and then some. It has a balanced macro/micro nutrient pro…

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Does All-In-One have vitamins and minerals, if so which ones?

All-In-One has a balanced macro and micro nutrient profile. As well as carbohydrates, fats and protein balance All-In-One also contains the following nutrients; Vitamins B1, B2, B3, B6, B7, B9, B12,…

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Does All-In-One need to be kept in the fridge (due to probiotics)?

If you wish, it is no problem to keep All-In-One in the fridge. With probiotics there is always an unavoidable element of steady die off with the live cultures however keeping All-In-One in the fridg…

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Isn’t Collagen from animals?

Yes, conventional collagen supplements are derived from animal sources so are not suitable for a plant-based diet. True collagen is not found in the plant kingdom, however when we consume collagen fr…

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Are your products gluten free?

Yes, all of our products are gluten free and made in a 100% gluten free facility to avoid any danger of cross contamination!

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What type is your magnesium?

It is marine-extracted magnesium. In the form of magnesium hydroxide.

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Can I take Inositol as a male?

Yes! Inositol may have many positive benefits for both men and women. Inositol has shown promising effects in managing insulin sensitivity.

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Is Inositol suitable for children?

It is not suitable for children.

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Are there any potential side effects of taking Inositol?

Some side effects may be experienced when taking high doses of Inositol, these may include an upset stomach, tiredness and dizziness so we recommend that you do not take more than the recommended dos…

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Is Inositol suitable for pregnant/breastfeeding women?

There have been studies into the benefits of taking Inositol during pregnancy, but we always recommend speaking with your GP before taking any supplements when pregnant.

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Where and how do you source your Inositol?

Inositol is sourced via corn. It is processed through filtration, crystallization and centrifugation to isolate the polyol.

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Is the Protein Bar gluten free?

YES! Our Plant Protein bar is naturally gluten free.

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Is the Protein Bar suitable if I am pregnant or breastfeeding?

Yes. However, we recommend speaking to a GP or healthcare professional to address any concerns.

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Are other Vivo products at risk of contamination from allergens regarding the Protein Bar?

The protein bar is manufactured off site at a facility approved by Vivo Life. The manufacturer of the bars does handle other allergens within their facility, so as part of the approval process we ask…

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Where does the protein come from in the Protein Bar?

The protein in our bars are sourced from plant-based ingredients such as a nut and seed blend, pea protein and pea crispies.

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Is the Protein Bar third-party tested?

YES! Our Plant Protein Bar is third-party tested for pesticides, herbicides, quality and purity.

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Is the Protein Bar suitable for children?

Yes, our plant protein bar is suitable for children, however if you have any concerns we recommend seeking the advice of your GP or healthcare professional.

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Is the Protein Bar suitable for vegans?

Yes! Every ingredient used in the Plant Protein Bar is vegan friendly. The facility used to manufacture the bars are certified with The Vegan Society just like us.

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Does the Protein Bar contain added sugar?

There is no added sugar in our Plant Protein Bar. It contains only naturally sweet ingredients such as dates and grape juice.

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Where does the lemon and orange flavour come from in the Protein Bars?

Both the orange and lemon oils are processed through cold-pressing from the outer part of fresh fruit peels.

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Is the Protein Bar suitable for people with a nut allergy?

No. The protein bar contains macadamia, cashews and almonds.

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What size are your Vegan Multinutrient capsules?

Our Vegan Multinutrient capsules are size 0 so are easy to swallow.

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Will I test positive to drug tests due to the hemp content in Perform?

The hemp protein contained in our Perform is made from 100% organic cold pressed hemp seeds, which are perfectly safe as a food ingredient and will not interfere with any drug testing. There are no t…

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How do I take Omega 3?

Omega 3 can be taken in any way preferred. You can dilute it in a glass of water, add it to your favourite recipes or even take it straight out of the pipette. There is no need to worry about what ti…

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Is our Omega 3 suitable for children?

Our Omega 3 is designed with adults' nutritional needs in mind. We recommend speaking with a doctor or nutritionist about the product's suitability and dosages for your child’s needs.

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Omega 3 - Composition/what is the other 200mg made up of?

The composition of our Omega 3 is guaranteed 300mg EPA, 600mg DHA and the remainder is composed of a little more EPA and mostly DHA.

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How is your Creatine sourced?

Our Creatine Monohydrate is suitable for vegans as the raw materials used for the production of the supplement have absolutely no animal origin in them.

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How many mg of mushroom extract per serving in each Magic Latte?

The mushroom content in each serving of Magic Hot Chocolate is 500mg! This is 500mg of mushroom fruiting body powder (15:1 dual extract, 30% polysaccharides) - which is 15 times more concentrated and…

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How should B12 be stored?

This can be stored in a cool dark place until opened and then once opened it is important that you then store it in a fridge and use within 3 months.

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Does your Vitamin K2 contain Soy?

Our Vitamin K2 is fermented from Natto soya bean but absolutely no trace of soy is present in the final product therefore it is suitable for those with soy allergies.

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Where do you source your Reishi?

It is sourced from a UK-based supplier. It is processed in China, where they have the longest history and some of the highest quality standards in growing and producing medicinal mushrooms. As with a…

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What are Cordyceps and what are the benefits of taking them?

Considered as one of the most powerful adaptogens on the planet, Cordyceps have also been shown to support hormonal health, promote healthy sleep habits and promote endurance.

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What is Chaga and what are the benefits of taking it?

Chaga is an all-round health and wellness supporting mushroom. The first recorded use was in the 12th century and since then the bio-active compounds have been used to support immune system health, a…

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How is your magnesium processed?

The magnesium is isolated from sea water then mixed with water before being spray-dried.

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Where do you source your Chaga?

Our Chaga is wild-harvested in Siberia, where it grows naturally in the cold climates. It is then processed in China where they have the longest history and some of the highest quality standards in g…

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Where is your magnesium sourced?

Our magnesium is sourced from sea water, to provide a natural source of magnesium.

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Should I consume magnesium with food?

It is recommended to avoid foods/products that are a source of phytates and zinc as these can affect absorption. We recommend taking it on an empty stomach; around 30-60 minutes prior to sleep is opt…

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Is there a maximum dose for Reishi?

Do not exceed the recommended dosage of 1g.

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Is there a minimum/maximum dose for Cordyceps?

Cordyceps vary by extract strength: Vivo Life cordyceps is 10:1, meaning for every 1g of cordyceps extract you will get 10g of cordyceps mushroom. The minimum functional dose is recommended at 4g per…

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Is there a maximum dose for Chaga?

Do not exceed the recommended dosage of 1g.

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Is there a maximum dose for Lion's Mane?

Do not exceed the recommended dosage of 1g.

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Can I consume Chaga alongside other Vivo Life products, especially those with other mushrooms in (e.g. reishi, Lion’s Mane)?

You can mix our products with other MAGIC mushroom sources. For example, enjoy the benefits of single ingredient Chaga extract and Reishi within our Perform Banana Cinnamon.

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Can I use your magnesium alongside your other products?

Yes, you can combine the use of other Vivo Life products. Please always adhere to the recommended dosage stated.

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Is Chaga suitable for children?

It is not suitable for children.

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Can I use magnesium with zinc?

Magnesium helps your body regulate its zinc levels, though it should be noted that high intake of zinc can be detrimental to magnesium absorption and reduce magnesium balance.

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Can I take Chaga if I'm pregnant or breastfeeding?

It is not recommended, however please consult your GP for specific medical advice.

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How is the Chaga processed?

It is extracted and carefully spray-dried to maintain benefits.

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What are the benefits of using magnesium?

Magnesium acts upon the nervous system and contributes to deep, restful sleep. Magnesium also contributes to protein synthesis and electrolyte balance.

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How do I use Chaga?

It can be added to your favourite shake, drink or smoothie.

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Can I consume Cordyceps alongside other Vivo Life products, especially those with other mushrooms in (e.g. Reishi, Lion’s Mane)?

You can mix our products with other MAGIC mushroom sources. For example enjoy the benefits of single ingredient Cordyceps extract and Chaga from our Chaga Chai Latte. Please always adhere to the reco…

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Is Cordyceps suitable for children?

It is not suitable for children.

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Can I take Cordyceps if I'm pregnant or breastfeeding?

It is not recommended, however please consult your GP for specific medical advice.

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How are the Cordyceps processed?

Our Cordyceps mycelium is fermented then water-extracted, to maximise digestibility and health benefits.

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Can I take Lion's Mane if I'm pregnant or breastfeeding?

It is not recommended, however please consult your GP for specific medical advice.

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Can I consume Lion’s Mane alongside other Vivo Life products, especially those with other mushrooms in (e.g. cordyceps, reishi)?

You can mix our products with other MAGIC mushroom sources. For example enjoy the benefits of single ingredient Lion’s Mane Extract and Chaga from our Chaga Chai Latte. Please always adhere to the re…

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Where do you source your Cordyceps?

Our cordyceps are sourced from China, where they have the longest history and some of the highest quality standards in growing and producing medicinal mushrooms. As with all of our ingredients, our c…

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Is Lion's Mane suitable for children?

It is not suitable for children.

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How do I use Cordyceps?

You can add it to any hot drink, smoothie, shake or favourite recipe. It is very versatile.

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How is the Lion's Mane processed?

It is processed through extraction and filtration using water.

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Where do you source your Lion's Mane?

It is sourced from a UK-based supplier. It is then processed in China, where they have the longest history and some of the highest quality standards in growing and producing medicinal mushrooms. As w…

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Can I consume Reishi alongside other Vivo Life products, especially those with other mushrooms in (e.g. cordyceps, Lion’s Mane)?

You can mix our products with other MAGIC mushroom sources. For example enjoy the benefits of single ingredient Reishi extract and Chaga from our Chaga Chai Latte. Please always adhere to the recomme…

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Is Reishi suitable for children?

It is not suitable for children.

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How do I use Lion's Mane?

It can be added to your favourite shake, drink or smoothie.

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Can I take Reishi if I'm pregnant or breastfeeding?

It is not recommended, however please consult your GP for specific medical advice.

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How is the Reishi processed?

It is extracted and carefully spray-dried to maintain benefits

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What is Lion's Mane and what are the benefits of taking it?

Lion’s Mane for the Brain! This beautiful fluffy white tuft of a mushroom has been explored for its neuroprotective properties. Lion’s Mane has been shown to promote neurogenesis, the strengthening o…

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How do I use Reishi?

It can be added to your favourite shake, drink or smoothie.

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What is Reishi and what are the benefits of taking it?

Reishi has been used for millennia within ancient healing traditions like Ayurveda and Chinese medicine, its medicinal benefits stretch from immune system regulation to anti-inflammatory properties.…

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What is a pre-workout, what are the benefits?

Pre-workouts are supplements used to boost energy and optimize performance. These should be consumed 20-30 minutes prior to exercise. Vivo Life’s Pre-Workout contains functional ingredients that have…

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Collagen Builder - Amino Acid Profile

Our Collagen Builder contains the following amino acids compared with bovine and marine traditional collagen supplements. Our formula contains more of the particular amino acids required for our bodi…

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Can your Collagen Builder help with exercise/injury recovery?

Yes! Collagen plays an integral role in exercise and injury recovery, as it is one of the most abundant proteins in the body. A systematic review (a study collating and examining the results of many…

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How does Magic Mushroom Coffee compare to regular coffee?

Magic Mushroom Coffee combines the energising properties of coffee with the brain boosting benefits of Lion’s Mane Mushroom to support mental and physical sharpness. Expect longer lasting energy and…

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Is your Collagen Builder Halal or Kosher?

All of our products and ingredients are plant based and certified by The Vegan Society. We do not used any meat, dairy or animal products whatsoever. We do not have the Halal or Kosher certification.

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Can I use your Collagen Builder when pregnant, breastfeeding, or on medication?

As with all our products, we recommend speaking with your healthcare advisor when adding in any new supplements whilst pregnant, breastfeeding or on medication.

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Will your Collagen Builder help my skin's appearance?

As we age, the rate at which our bodies build collagen gradually decreases over time - this is perfectly normal and natural. The most obvious way we notice this is in the appearance of our skin. Skin…

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Are your products Kosher and Vegan?

Our products are not certified as Kosher, however all the ingredients we use are vegan with no dairy or animal derived ingredients used. We also make all our products in a 100% vegan manufacturing fa…

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Where is your Magic Coffee sourced?

Our coffee beans are grown at high altitudes in the Lekempt region of Ethiopia, known locally as ‘the birthplace of coffee.’ The beans are hand harvested, sun dried, and then roasted and ground in sm…

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Are Vivo Life Nut (allergen) Free? YES!

Here at Vivo Life we take allergens very seriously, we want our products to be loved and used by all! All products that we manufacture at our Glastonbury site (all the powders) are 100% allergen free…

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Do I need to do a ‘loading phase’ with creatine?

The evidence suggests that there are little benefits in doing a ‘loading phase’ of creatine (consuming a high dose of creatine for 5-7 days followed by a lower maintenance dose). All evidence shows t…

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When will the Pre-workout be available in the EU, US & CA?

We are initially only releasing our new Pre-Workout in the UK (we are UK based!). We endeavor to release the Pre-Workout in our other regions as soon as possible, with the EU being next and within th…

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Is the Pre-Workout third party tested for contaminants?

Yes, our Vegan Pre-Workout is third party tested for pesticides, herbicides, quality and purity (just like all our products).

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Are your products tested for heavy metals?

All our products are third party tested for heavy metals and we can confirm that the test results show that all our products are far below the minimum safety standard set by both the EU and FDA autho…

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Are the products okay to be taken together?

Generally they are safe to take together as all our products are natural, but if you have any further, more specific queries just drop us an email, as a Happiness Engineer might be able to assist you…

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Do I need a multinutrient on a whole food plant-based diet?

In an ideal world, no one would ever have to take a multinutrient. Unfortunately due to industrial food production, poor soil quality, excessive sanitation and environmental factors it is harder than…

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Can I take the Vegan Multinutrient alongside the liquid Omega 3, B12 and D3?

If you are taking the Vegan Multinutrient you do not need to supplement B12 and D3 separately. However you can use them for a more therapeutic dosage, rather than a daily maintenance dosage, if requi…

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Vegan Multinutrient and thyroid issues?

Due to the content of iodine, we recommend talking to your doctor if you suffer from elevated or depressed thyroid function.

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Why is the B12 in the Vegan Multinutrient so high?

Our bodies only absorb a fraction of the B12 that we consume. The most up to date literature on B12 shows that we absorb approximately 1.5mcg through a process called intrinsic factor, and then a fur…

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Supergreens Certificate of Analysis

Here at VIVO we third party test all our products for purity and accuracy. Here are the results for our Supergreens (Thrive) flavours. Blueberry & Lacuma Pineapple & Boabob

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Intra-Workout Certificate of Analysis

Here at VIVO we third party test all our products for accuracy and purity. Here are the results for our Intra-workout (Sustain) flavours. Orange & Baobob Mixed Berry

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Vegan Multinutrient Certificate of Analysis

Here at VIVO we third party test all our products for accuracy and purity. Here are the results for our Vegan Multinutrient.

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Is the BCAA in Perform made from duck feathers?

No! Unlike most BCAA on the market Perform is not made from duck feathers, kitten fur or horse hair. Our BCAAs are made from 100% plant sources using fermentation.

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Can I use your products whilst pregnant/breastfeeding?

With any new supplement, we strongly advise seeking the advice of your doctor or healthcare professional if you are pregnant or breastfeeding.

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What is the serving size of Maca?

We recommend a total intake of 5 - 15 grams per day of maca. 5g is approximately 1 teaspoon. We recommend starting at the lower end and gradually increasing your intake as you feel the need. Most peo…

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Where do you source your Maca?

Our yellow maca roots are organically grown and processed in Peru.

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Will Maca affect my hormone balance?

Maca is an adaptogen, meaning it 'adapts' to hormonal imbalances in the body and works to correct them. Maca acts as a natural remedy to help rebalance hormones. However as with any new supplement we…

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How will Maca help me?

Maca is an ‘adaptogen’ meaning it adapts to specific imbalances in the body and works to resolve them. Maca is one of the most scientifically studied herbs on the planet and has been shown to balance…

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Does Maca contain B Vitamins?

The levels of each B vitamin would not be listed as an ingredient as they are naturally occurring components of the Maca roots. Maca is an excellent source of vitamin B2, B3 and B6 but as the amounts…

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What does Maca taste like?

Maca has a delicious earthy caramel taste that works perfectly in smoothies, hot drinks, oatmeal, cookies and much more.

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Does Maca contain caffeine?

Maca provides a natural energy boost without the crash of caffeine!

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What is gelatinised Maca?

Our unique gelatinised maca undergoes a natural gelatinisation process to remove the tough starch molecules, which make maca difficult for the body to absorb. Gelatinised maca is easier to digest, ge…

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What is Collagen?

Collagen is the main structural protein found in our connective tissues, bones and skin; it is a tough, insoluble, fibrous protein. Our bodies produce their own endogenous (produced in the body) coll…

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How should Omega 3 be stored?

This can be stored in a cool dark place until opened and then once opened it is important that you then store it in a fridge.

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Why do I need to take B12?

As vitamin B12 cannot be found in plant foods it is an essential supplement for anyone following a vegan or vegetarian diet. B12 helps your body form red blood cells and prevent anaemia; increases en…

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Is our B12 suitable for children?

Our B12 is designed with adults' nutritional needs in mind. We recommend speaking with a doctor or nutritionist about the product's suitability and dosages for your child’s needs.

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How do I take B12?

B12 can be taken in any way preferred. You can dilute it in a glass of water, add it to your favourite recipes or even take it straight out of the pipette. There is no need to worry about what time o…

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How do I store D3?

This can be stored in a cool dark place until opened and then once opened it is important that you then store it in a fridge.

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Is D3 suitable for children?

D3 is actively recommended for children however the dosage of our product is designed with adults in mind. We recommend speaking with a doctor or a paediatric nutritionist for advise on dosage and su…

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How do I take D3?

D3 can be taken in any way preferred. You can dilute it in a glass of water, add it to your favourite recipes or even take it straight out of the pipette. There is no need to worry about what time of…

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What is D3/K2?

D3 and K2 are both essential for calcium absorption in the bone. Vitamin D3 increases absorption whilst K2 activates a protein called osteocalcin, which integrates the calcium into the bone. Without…

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Can I use a drip filter (percolator) or a stove top/moka pot to brew Magic Coffee?

Yes, you can use both of these methods to brew coffee. We recommend the French press to give maximum benefits from the coffee and mushrooms.

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How much caffeine is in each serving of Magic Coffee?

Each 14g serving contains around 110-195mg caffeine. Caffeine content may vary depending on how you choose to brew it.

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What mycotoxins do you test Magic Coffee for?

Our coffee is tested for mycotoxins including Ochratoxin A, Aflatoxin B1, B2, G1, G2, Total Aflatoxins and Aflatoxin M1.

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Does Magic Coffee taste like mushrooms?

Don’t worry! Magic Mushroom Coffee doesn’t taste like mushrooms. It has a rich, smooth flavour that is just as delicious as your favourite coffee.

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How many servings of Magic should I have per day?

We recommend beginning with 1 serving per day of any of our Magic products, so you can get a feel for how each mushroom affects your body. Once you are comfortable with each mushroom, you can certain…

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What is the difference between fruiting body and mycelium extracts?

Fruiting body' extracts refer to the visible part of the mushroom that grows above ground. This is the most nutritious part of the mushroom and contains the highest levels of polysaccharides and beta…

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How many mushrooms can I take in a day? Can I combine mushrooms?

We recommend beginning with 1 serving per day of any of our Magic products, so you can get a feel for how each mushroom affects your body. You can combine mushrooms once you have gaged the magnitude…

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Are the mushrooms you use really magic (psychoactive)?

The mushrooms we use are extensively studied and backed by science to provide magical health benefits. However, we assure you that they are not psychoactive and perfectly legal.

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How should I prepare my Magic Latte?

We recommend combining our Magic products with hot plant milk - coconut milk works very well! You can also use hot water, but it will not have the same creamy flavour.

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Can the Vegan Multinutrient be used when pregnant or breastfeeding?

We recommend speaking to your doctor or healthcare practitioner before making any dietary changes whilst pregnant or breastfeeding. The nutritional information is available on the product page of our…

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What time of day should I take the Vegan Multinutrient?

For best results we recommend taking one tablet twice daily 4 hours apart, ideally with food. They can be consumed at any time, morning or evening.

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Is the Vegan Multinutrient exclusively for vegans?

This multinutrient has been formulated specifically to address the most common potential deficiencies found on a vegan and vegetarian diet. If you were the product alongside an animal-product-heavy d…

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Is Vegan Multinutrient suitable for children?

The Vegan Multinutrient is made for healthy adults without any previous medical conditions and with a normal weight when following a plant-based diet. Children's nutritional needs will differ across…

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Why is my Vegan Multinutrient discoloured?

If you have found some discoloration or change in smell of your Vegan Multinutrient, please be assured that the safety or effectiveness of the product has not changed. Due to the nature of the produc…

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Why choose our Vegan Multinutrient?

Our Vegan Multinutrient has been formulated based on more than 80 pages of scientific literature to create the most balanced and comprehensive multi-nutrient on the market. Our Vegan Multinutrient is…

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When is the best time to take Creatine?

The evidence on creatine timing is currently mixed, however research suggests that the optimum time to take creatine is before or after a workout. The theory is that this helps to maximise the uptake…

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Should I only take Creatine on training days?

For best results we recommend taking creatine on both training and rest days. This helps to make sure that your creatine stores remain elevated.

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What is the recommended dose of Creatine?

Our recommended creatine dose is 3-5 grams, 1-2 times a day. 3g is pretty much a levelled teaspoon.

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Will Creatine cause me to gain weight?

The first week of creatine supplementation can cause an increase in weight, but only due to more water being stored in the muscles. From that point creatine can assist with muscle gain, but only with…

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What is micronized Creatine?

Micronized creatine has particles that are 20 times smaller than regular creatine. This provides a greater uptake into the muscles, and also makes it less likely to clump when drinking.

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Does Creatine cause dehydration?

Evidence shows that creatine may actually prevent dehydration in athletes by drawing more water into cells (Greenwood et al. 2003; Dalbo et al., 2008). However when taking creatine it is recommended…

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How does Creatine work?

Creatine is a naturally occurring amino acid that is made by our bodies and stored in our muscles. Its main function is to enhance our bodies natural energy currency (ATP) and is especially beneficia…

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Is Creatine safe?

Yes! Creatine is one of the most comprehensively studied supplements on the planet and is proven safe for long term use. According to meta-analyses by the International Society of Sports Nutrition cr…

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Should I use a Pre-Workout supplement?

A Pre-workout drink is great way to enhance your natural energy before a sports or gym session. Of course, you can train without it, but it is especially helpful later in the day if you are just need…

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Why have you chosen beetroot for the Pre-Workout?

Beetroot has a high nitrate content. Nitrates convert to nitric oxide in the body and increase oxygen in the blood. This improves blood flow to fatigued muscles. This increases vasodilation, which is…

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Is the Pre-Workout gluten/soy free?

Yes, the Vegan Pre-Workout is gluten and soy free (just like all our products).

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Does the Pre-Workout contain caffeine?

Vivo Life's Pre-Workout contains 50mg of naturally-sourced caffeine derived from Guarana Extract (11% Caffeine). Guarana Extract is native to the Amazon region and it is known for its stimulant and m…

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How do I use the Pre-Workout?

Prepare Pre-Workout by adding 2 level + 1 heaped teaspoons, OR 1 ½ (15ml) Vivo scoops; add 250ml cold water and mix preferably using a shaker or blender for a smoother texture. We suggest to consume…

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Is the Pre-Workout vegan?

YES! Every ingredient used in the vegan pre-workout is vegan friendly, made in a facility that processes no animal derived ingredients and certified by the Vegan Society. Everything we do here at Viv…

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Is the Pre-Workout suitable for breastfeeding or pregnant women?

Our Vegan Pre-Workout is not suitable if pregnant or breastfeeding due to caffeine content.

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Does the unflavoured Vegan Protein taste like anything?

Yes, the unflavoured version has the natural earthy taste of the protein sources. This will be masked as soon as you add the powder to your favourite sweet of savoury recipes.

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Can I use Vegan Protein in savoury foods?

Yes! The unflavoured version of Vegan Protein works perfectly for savoury dishes. Try stirring it into a pasta sauce or blending into a soup for a higher-protein meal.

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Can I use Vegan Protein when baking?

Yes! Vegan Protein works perfectly in bars, cookies, muffins, pancakes and more. Use it whenever you want to bump up the protein content of your favourite treat!

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Is Vegan Protein suitable for children?

Vegan Protein is made of natural wholefoods, but the product is designed with adults' nutrient needs in mind. We recommend consulting with a doctor or pediatric nutritionist for advice on suitability…

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Magic Lattes Certificate of Analysis

Here at VIVO we third party test all our products for purity and accuracy. Here are the results for our Magic Latte flavours. Magic Hot Chocolate Magic Chaga Chai Magic Turmeric Latte Magic Matcha La…

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Magic Coffee Certificate of Analysis

Here at VIVO we third party test all our products for accuracy and purity. Here are the results for our Magic Coffee.

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B12 Certificate of Analysis

Here at VIVO we third party test all our products for purity and accuracy. Here are the results for our B12.

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Omega 3 Certificate of Analysis

Here at VIVO we third party test all our products for accuracy and purity. Here are the results for our Omega 3.

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How are Magic Chaga Chai donations to Akanksha calculated?

Our Chaga Chai Latte is a not-for-profit product. We donate all net profits to the Akanksha Education Fund either in line with the overall net profit margins of the business, or at a minimum of £1 fo…

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What is an adaptogen?

The short answer... An adaptogen responds to hormonal imbalances caused by stress in the body and works to help restore balance. The long answer... Adaptogens are a group of plants and herbs that can…

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How many servings are there in a pouch of Creatine?

There are 84 servings per pouch based on a 3g per day serving. The pouch weighs 252g.

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Does Maca contain any added sugar/sweeteners?

Maca has a natural caramel taste, so there is no need for added sugars or sweeteners!

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Are your products FDA approved?

Yes, our products are all registered and approved with the FDA, along with the EU regulatory commission and Organic Farmers & Growers (OFG) in Europe.

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