Designer Protein - Designer Whey Natural 100% Whey-Based Protein Powder Gourmet Chocolate - 12 oz. (340 g.)
Designer Protein Designer Whey Natural 100% Whey-Based Protein Powder Gourmet Chocolate is the gold standard in protein powders. A ChefsBest Excellence award winner, this protein powder is made from whey concentrate and isolate with added vitamins, minerals, prebiotic fiber and digestive enzymes.
If a time-tested, clean, great-tasting protein is on your dietary wish list, look no further than Designer Whey 100% Premium Whey Protein Powder. Created in 1993, Designer Whey was the first instantized protein powder on the market. Today, Designer Whey continues their commitment to innovation and quality by offering natural whey free of artificial growth hormones, and no artificial flavors, sweeteners, colors or preservatives. Certified gluten free and kosher, Designer Whey contains acti-blend with a unique blend of amino acids, specially selected vitamins and protease, a natural vegan digestive enzyme to help your protein work harder.
- Natural, Premium Whey Concentrate & Whey Isolate Proteins
- Use In Smoothies, Shakes, Cooking & Baking
- 18g. Protein & Only 100 Calories Per Serving
- No Artificial Flavors, Sweeteners, Colors or Preservatives
- No Added Sugar, Soy or MSG
- 97% Lactose Free
- Certified rBGH Free, Gluten Free & Kosher
- ChefsBest Award For Taste Excellence
- Made In The USA
Designer Whey 100% Premium Whey Protein Powder has been awarded ChefsBest award for excellence in clean, pure taste by independent, professional chefs. Small wonder that over the years, Designer Whey has built a strong community of fans who love its fresh taste, smooth texture and clean, nutritious ingredients. Among those fans is 3-times Olympic gold medalist Kerri Walsh Jennings, one of the world’s most elite and decorated athletes who trusts Designer Whey for herself and for her family’s needs.
Helps your protein work harder!
- Amino Acids - Unique blend of additional amino acids that work in conjunction with the branched chain amino acids in Designer Whey's 18g. of whey protein.
- B-Vitamins - Excellent source of B-Vitamins which help convert protein into usable energy.
- Protease - Natural, vegan-based digestive enzyme that supports the body's protein digestion and absorption process.
Frequently Asked Questions
Is Designer Whey made in America?
All of their whey protein comes from grade-A dairies located within the United States. For more than 18 years, the makers of Designer Whey have been purchasing ingredients from America’s best whey producers.
Their quality standards require that each lot of each ingredient is compliant with our raw material specifications. This requires a certificate of analysis supplied by the raw ingredient supplier, as well as conducting their own third party analysis testing. They also visit regularly with their suppliers and ensure that they meet all quality standards mandated for their industry.
What is the biological value of Designer Whey?
Biological Value (BV) is a measure of nitrogen (protein) retained for growth and/or tissue maintenance. The BV of common food protein is based upon a study, which demonstrates that whey protein had the highest biological value of all food-grade proteins at 104. For comparison, consider the BV of these other food proteins: soy (74), casein (77), and egg (100).
What is the glycemic index and what is Designer Whey's glycemic index?
The glycemic index refers to how a food, usually a carbohydrate, affects your body’s blood sugar (glucose). Proteins and fats, by nature, have little effect on blood sugar response. Research shows that protein-only meals produce either a small rise in or has no effect on blood glucose.
Based on existing research, Designer Whey falls between ten and 30 on the glycemic index. The precise glucose response will vary from person to person depending upon factors like body composition, fitness level, and emotional state, as well as other foods that are consumed.
Is Designer Whey safe for children?
Yes. In fact, most children love the taste. Whey protein contains many of the same components found in human breast milk and is a key ingredient in a wide variety of infant formulas. In addition, whey proteins have been found to benefit infants suffering from ailments such as chronic diarrhea, allergies, and colic. People of all ages can enjoy Designer Whey , but should first consult a physician or healthcare professional to assess your particular protein needs.
Why should someone take Designer Whey products instead of other proteins?
The whey protein in Designer Whey, along with its other complementary components, has produced more impressive results than any other protein supplement. Not only do they use three different sources of whey protein to provide a full spectrum of whey peptides, they also provide dairy calcium for its added benefits on fat repartitioning, B- vitamins to help convert protein into efficient energy, and magnesium and zinc to naturally increase the intensity of workout regimens. Designer Whey is a complete protein with eight essential amino acids. And thanks to advanced innovative filtration technology, it contains all the major fractions of whey as well as additional fractions with significant health benefits, including glycomacropeptides, which can aid dieters in curbing and controlling their cravings, and lactoferrin, which boosts the immune system.
How can Designer Whey products help improve exercise results?
Designer Whey is the best protein supplement available for athletes and exercisers. Three separate university studies have proven that it increases lean muscle while decreasing body fat. On average, these studies found that Designer Whey helped slash body fat by 5.4 lbs and increased lean muscle mass by 18.8 lbs when used in conjunction with a systematic workout program.
If one consumes Designer Whey every day, how soon can they expect to see results?
This depends on your genes, the details of your workout program, and your overall diet. In addition to providing your body with high- quality protein like Designer Whey, you must participate in a systematic weight-training program on a regular basis. ut this is not to say that you must work out to enjoy the benefits of Designer Whey. It is still a tasty and convenient protein supplement that can enhance your diet, regardless of whether you work out or not.
About Designer Protein
In 1988, Next Protein, LLC, is incorporated in Carlsbad, California, by a three-time Olympic silver medalist. Five years later, Designer Whey, the flagship product of Designer Protein, LLC, is brought to market; it's the world's first whey protein drink mix. Over the next five years Designer Whey helps change serum albumin levels in dialysis patients, improving treatment outcome and longevity. A two year study, during the years of 1996 and 1997, laboratory research from Case Western, University of Cincinnati, shows a 60% cancer tumor reduction with photodynamic therapy.
A multi-year, multi-athlete study at the University of Nebraska shows that Designer Whey lowers body fat by 4.4 lbs, increases body muscle by 4.6 lbs, and maintains body weight by increasing muscle and decreasing fat. Designer Whey is the only whey protein consumer product company to sponsor the USDEC study at USDA Maryland during 2004-2005. In 2011, Athena Wellness Brands acquired Designer Whey and Aria brands and established Designer Protein, LLC as the operating company. Today, Designer Protein, LLC, continues to lead the industry with research-proven, innovative products that help consumers achieve their fitness goals and live healthier lives.
Since 1993, they've been on a mission to create sports nutrition and wellness products that not only taste great but have real benefits. Designer Protein focuses on the essentials – naturally delicious and nutritious ingredients that support healthy living, fitness and overall well-being. No matter what your dietary needs or health and fitness goals are, they have a solution that is designed for you.
At Designer Protein, they thrive from surrounding themselves by inspiring people like their staff and brand ambassadors with a personal goal to live a healthy lifestyle.