Derived from its scientific name 'Perna Canaliculus', Green Lipped Mussels are a type of mollusc mostly found in New Zealand's waters and is given its name due to their green outer shell. They are found to have a great source of glycosaminoglycans and omega 3, which have the ability to ease inflammation.
Green Lipped Mussels support joint health- helping to ease the symptoms of excessive or consistent pain from rheumatoid arthritis and osteoarthritis.
Promoting a healthy lifestyle- Green Lipped Mussels are a great source of omega 3, which can help to reduce cholesterol levels. It can also boost the immune system by helping to protect against colds, coughs and flu.
Findings from clinical trials suggest that Green Lipped Mussel powder may offer some relief from common joint conditions, particularly those that are age-related. The omega 3’s, glycoproteins and amino acids combine to maintain and repair cartilage. These findings have been published in leading medical journals around the world and show real promise for the use of Green Lipped Mussel extracts as an effective joint aid.