FAQs

Is Ultimate Colla-gen suitable for all skin types and ages? Is it only suitable for women?

UC is suitable for both genders and for individuals 25 years onwards. Our bodies start ageing which includes breaking down of collagen from 25 years old onwards. A hectic lifestyle, pollution, smoking, unbalanced diet patterns and excessive UV exposure does accelerate ageing.

Who are those unsuitable to take Ultimate Colla-gen?

Individuals who are on long term medication, allergic to marine products, on lactation or pregnant needs to seek the professional advice of a medical practitioner before consuming any supplements.

Do I consume Ultimate Colla-gen everyday?

Our bodies break down collagen everyday, so like most supplements, UC is a supplement designed to nurture the loss in collagen. It is advisable to consume daily and replenish the loss.

Do I have to take Ultimate Colla-gen with meals?

You can consume UC in the morning, or with meals. Most recommended in the mornings as we give our bodies plenty of time to ingest.

How soon can I see results?

Results depends on the quality of the collagen. Ultimate Colla-gen is derived from fish scales, developed and manufactured 100% in Korea using unprecedented advancement in Collagen Science presenting Collagen molecules, hydrolyzed using proteolytic enzymes in a GMP environment.*

Research have also shown that fish-scales derived collagen has the highest bio-availability. Each individual has different body structure and lifestyles and results does vary with your respective age, diet and lifestyle patterns —our survey shows that 88% of users agreed that their hair, skin, and nails thrived and appeared younger and healthier.

Positive results will appear in your nails first as nails grow daily and is visible within the first 3 weeks. Your hair and skin will show firmness and suppleness by 8 weeks.

Where should I store Ultimate Colla-gen?

In a cool, dry place away from direct sunlight and not beside heat omitting devices like hot kettle or refrigerator or stove.

There are many fish derived collagen brands - Why are the prices different, even though the raw materials are the same? Why should I buy UC?

Each sachet of Ultimate Colla-gen not only contains 5,000mg of pure nano sized premium Collagen Hydrolysate, it also contains other age-defying nutrients packed one convenient sachet.

Each sachet of UC contains blueberries and or acai extract which are powerful antioxidants which helps neutralise free radicals before they can do any damage to skin. Each sachet also contains Vitamin C which helps in the synthesis of collagen in the body.

UC collagen is tested against many branded commercials collagen labels and the collagen used in UC is found to have possibly the smallest molecular size at least 100% smaller than the commercial collagen brands at equal or higher priced structures.

Is collagen found in the regular foods that we eat daily?

Chicken tips, pig’s feet, rose hips and sharks’ fins are main foods that contain collagen. However, it is impossible to eat 250g-500g of these certain foods everyday. Moreover such food contains high fat and cholesterol. The best way to replenish lost collagen daily is by dietary supplements.

Can I take Ultimate Colla-gen if I am pregnant or breastfeeding?

Individuals who are pregnant needs to seek professional advice of a medical practitioner before consuming any supplements.

Are there any allergies associated with Ultimate Colla-gen?

Generally hydrolyzed collagen like those in UC is categorised by US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) as Generally Recognized As Safe (GRAS) status. To date, the FDA has ruled out any serious intolerance reactions or toxicity from hydrolyzed collagen, as well as adverse interactions with food or medications.

However all supplement should be consumed in recommended dosages over consumption of any supplement may create side effects.**

Can Ultimate Colla-gen be taken if on medication?

Individuals who are on long term medication needs to seek professional advice of a medical practitioner before consuming any supplements.

How will I know if I lack collagen or not?

Collagen is predominately found in the skin. Physical symptoms like dry skin, fine wrinkles, sun speckles, sagging skin, easily damaged hair, or cracked nails, may signify that your body’s natural collagen system is breaking down.

How can I make sure the collagen I buy is safe and good collagen?

Make sure if the product has a batch record, expiry or used by date, world wide quality production certifications like GMP is a good indicator of the manufacturing site and country of origin. Most developed first world countries has a good standard of manufacturing and a good audit government body to ensure adherence.

* As of June 2007, The U.S. Food and Drug Administration issued the nal rule establishing regulations to require current good manufacturing practices for dietary supplements.

** http://www.fda.gov/Food/IngredientsPackagingLabeling/GRAS/SCOGS/ucm261307.htm