Source Naturals - MSM Methylsulfonylmethane Powder - 16 oz.
Tissues and Tendons!MSM (Methyl-sulfonyl-methane) serves as an important source of bioavailable dietary sulfur, a mineral that plays a critical role in maintaining the integrity and elasticity of your connective and other tissues. It is an important component of proteins found throughout your body, including in your hair, nails, skin, and tendons. MSM is a naturally occurring form or organic sulfur found mainly in protein-rich foods, such as eggs, fish, and lean meat. This Source Naturals MSM Powder provides a natural, hypoallergenic, vegetarian and bioavailable source of MSM to help you replenish your body’s supply of assimilable sulfur and maintain healthy hair, nails, skin, joints, tendons, and immune response!
Patented and Pure!Source Naturals MSM comes from OptiMSM, a patented, highly purified (99.9% pure) form of sulfur. While MSM occurs in your body and in some foods, the amount found in living materials is too small to be extracted, so the amount used for dietary supplements like this one are manufactured. The makers of OptiMSM developed a four-stage process to separate impurities, including heavy metals and other contaminants from the MSM. In each dose of Source Naturals MSM, you’ll get a whopping 2.6 grams (2,600 mg) of purified OptiMSM to support your joints, hair, nails, and immune response!
How Does it Work?Sulfur is found in proteins throughout your body and is vital to your connective tissues. It must be present in your body in correct balance to keep your tissues elastic and free. The sulfur in your body is a major constituent of the glycosaminoglycans, or GAG’s. These large, spongy, water-holding molecules are long chains of amino sugars, including chondroitin sulfate. They form the gel-like matrix of the ground substance of your tissues, especially in your connective tissues, such as tendons, cartilage, skin, and bones. These are the “gels” that hold you together. GAG chains fill most of the space between your cells, providing mechanical support to your tissues, while still allowing the diffusion of nutrients, metabolites, and hormones between your blood and tissue cells. The gel-like matrix, together with its GAG’s and structural and adhesive components – collagen and elastin – forms the architectural framework of your body!
Reform, Reinforce, and Protect!As you age, your joint health may begin to decline naturally. Source Naturals MSM supplies natural sulfur to help form antioxidants N-acetyl-cysteine and glutathione and serves as a key structural nutrient in helping you maintain healthy joints as you age. It has been shown to help reform, reinforce, and protect your joint tissues throughout your body.
Beauty and Brawn!MSM’s immunomodulation has been shown to help mitigate joint-tissue breakdown as it promotes the maintenance of sound joint structure, ultimately enhancing your joints’ function. In your soft tissues, MSM’s collagen support and soothing properties may help you recover more quickly after exercise. In your skin, it appears to help fight visible signs of aging, while supporting suppleness. As a building block for keratin, MSM may offer additional support for healthy hair and nails! Order your Source Naturals MSM from LuckyVitamin.com today and maximize your beauty and brawn!
Source Naturals MSM (Methylsulfonylmethane) Powder serves as an important source of bioavailable dietary sulfur, a mineral that plays a critical role in maintaining the integrity and elasticity of connective and other tissues. It is an important component of proteins found throughout the body, such as in hair, nails, skin and tendons. MSM is a naturally occurring form of organic sulfur found mainly in protein-rich foods such as eggs, fish and lean meat. Taking MSM each day helps to replenish the body's supply of sulfur.
Get More Sulfur With Source Naturals MSM
Sulfur is an important component of our body’s proteins. It is present in our hair, skin, nails and tendons, and plays a critical role in maintaining the integrity and elasticity of connective tissue. And now this vital nutrient can be obtained from a natural, bioavailable source. MSM, or methylsulfonylmethane, is a naturally occurring form of organic sulfur. Though present in dietary sources such as milk, eggs, fish, fruits, vegetables, grains and lean meat, MSM may be lost as a result of over-processing and heating – a particular problem in the modern diet.
That’s why Source Naturals created MSM. Taking MSM throughout the day helps to replenish the body’s supply of assimilable sulfur.
With Source Naturals MSM, Sulfur Helps Maintain the Integrity of Connective Tissue
Sulfur is found in proteins throughout our bodies and is vital to our connective tissues. It must be present in the body in correct balance to keep our tissues elastic and free. Sulfur in our bodies is a major constituent of the glycosaminoglycans, or GAGs. These large, spongy, water holding molecules are long chains of amino sugars, including chondroitin sulfate. They form the gel-like matrix of the ground substance of our tissues, especially in connective tissue, such as tendons, cartilage, skin and bones. These “gels” are the glue that holds us together. Glycosaminoglycan chains fill most of the space between our cells, providing mechanical support to tissues while still allowing the diffusion of nutrients, metabolites and hormones between the blood and tissue cells. The gel-like matrix, together with its GAGs and structural and adhesive components (collagen and elastin), forms the architectural framework of the body. Dietary sulfur is related to the production of GAGs. This is especially important during growth and development, and when connective tissue metabolism becomes active for support of healthy tissues. Sulfur also is needed for amino acid metabolism and hormone synthesis, and is a key factor in the body’s natural defenses. It is a component of important sulfur amino acids, including methionine, cysteine and glutathione.
Source Naturals MSM with Vitamin C for Additional Joint Support
Vitamin C for Additional Joint Support Source Naturals has added vitamin C to its MSM tablets because C also is crucial to connective tissue. Vitamin C was first identified as essential because of its role in preventing the classic deficiency disease, scurvy. Scurvy is the total breakdown of collagen, the connective protein that binds tissue together. Although scurvy is rare today, vitamin C still is associated with support for joint function.
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