Gluthathione is the antioxidant that everyone’s talking about! We thought it would be a good idea to discuss glutathione in today’s blog because it has a variety of benefits and is present in several of our Patchwells products. When it comes to glutathione Dr Patchwells has you got you covered!
What is Glutathione?
Also called GSH, glutathione is an essential antioxidant that provides numerous benefits to the human body. It is considered as one of the master antioxidants and is involved in a variety of biological processes
It builds and repairs body tissue in addition to strengthening the immune system. While it is a substance that is naturally produced by your liver, it can also be found in various kinds of vegetables, fruits, and meats. Glutathione can be found in high concentrations in apples, oranges, melons, broccoli, asparagus, potatoes, and peppers, among others.
So, what makes glutathione highly beneficial?
Research has shown that glutathione can help help improve the appearance, health, and quality of your skin. This is why a considerable number of skin whitening creams and formulas use it as an active ingredient.
As stated by a study, keeping a normal level of glutathione in your body can help protect your cells against oxidative damage.
Another benefit is that glutathione helps combat parasitic, microbial, and viral infections while improving your adaptive and innate immunity as well as your immune cells' functional activity.
Regulating inflammation is what you can expect with glutathione as well. This is done by constraining or stimulating the immunological response of your body.
- Improves athletic performance
Yes, even athletes can benefit from this master antioxidant. It helps quicken your recovery time and enhance your athletic performance. It can add added stamina and strength to your gym workout, too.
- Strengthens immune function
Increasing the production of glutathione helps strengthen the immune system to keep you healthy and strong especially during cold and flu season.
- Has cardiovascular benefits
A study also states that glutathione seems to enhance endothelial function to a considerable degree through improving nitric oxide activity.
- Promotes good brain health
Glutathione also prevents and repairs oxidative damage making it a great supplement to improve brain health. Taking glutathione supplements removes toxicity and minimizes radical damage for an improved cognitive function.
- Ensures a good night sleep
Boosting the glutathione levels may help you have a good night’s sleep. Scientists claim that your body generates more glutathione when you're asleep.
You can expect superior liver function when you boost levels of this antioxidant along with maintaining a healthy lifestyle.
Research shows that boosting glutathione levels can help treat psoriasis.
- Prevents cancer occurrence
And yes, even the onset of certain types of cancer can be prevented. This is because glutathione plays an integral role in eliminating and detoxifying carcinogens.
With these multiple benefits in mind, it is crucial and necessary to consume foods that are rich in glutathione, such as pastured eggs, grass-fed meat, whey protein powder, and vegetables, in order to maintain glutathione at optimum levels.
But many modern diets are lacking in essential nutrients such as glutathione so it’s important to take supplements to ensure your body has the optimum levels of these vital health-giving ingredients. With our Dr Patchwells patches you get the best nutrient delivery than any oral pill or drop.
We have glutathione in several of our patches to help with a variety of issues.
We have a high dosage of glutathione in our Beauty Plus Patch which is the perfect patch to help strengthen hair, nails, and skin. Because of the high concentration of glutathione many of our users have reported glowing lighter skin after several weeks of use!
You can check out our Beauty Plus patch here
We also have glutathione in our Hangover Defense patches. As we mentioned glutathione is great for liver health and is excellent for enhancing liver function especially after drinking alcohol
You can check out Hangover Defense here!
We’ve taken advantage of the immune strengthening properties of glutathione by adding it to our Immunity Booster patches. When combined with the other infused ingredients such as Vitamin C, the glutathione in Immunity Boost is perfect for enhancing our immune response especially during cold and flu season
You can check out Immunity Booster here
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