By Sam Davis, BHS, CPT, FNS
Natura requires each product to be tested to ensure the highest quality standard when it comes to their supplements. With the mantra “All Natural”, they truly embody this with their ingredient list. Being in capsule form, it makes taking this supplement a breeze, and you know you’re getting the correct dosage every time.
If you won’t remember to take these before and after your sweat session, these probably aren’t the best way to get your BCAAs in.
Due to the excellent all natural ingredient listing and the process that Natura puts its products through to ensure the highest quality standard, this is definitely also one of the better BCAA's on the market.
This is by far the cleanest BCAA on the market. It’s vegan, has 3-5x more servings than competitors, is pharmaceutical grade, and dissolves very quickly, which means no chalky or chunky BCAAs.
The brand, NAKED, is just that. The bare minimum and only what your body needs. So, when you buy these BCAAs, you will not get any of the artificial flavorings or sweeteners you will find in every other BCAA on the market. All they do is add a zero calorie, no sugar water flavor enhancer to their mix! Due to this, there is a lack of taste in comparison to some of the other BCAA's on the market.
Reviewers say they love the changes they are seeing in their body with this BCAA. If you're someone who doesn't need your BCAA's to taste great with all the extra crap put in to it, this would be a great choice!
Thorne claims to partner only with suppliers who believe in the highest quality and are science backed, which means they carry a higher potency product. With this higher potency means better absorption and digestibility.
Some reviewers say this BCAA is too sweet, but a way to combat this is by adding a bit more water.
For everyone out there who stands behind companies that strive to protect our environment, this is one of them. Due to the higher potency of this product, it is definitely one of the top options available on the market.
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There are so many supplements out there that claim they aren’t pumped full of fillers, artificial flavors, and proprietary blends (which means we don’t actually know what’s in it), but I am dedicated to finding not only the best tasting Branch Chain Amino Acids (BCAA’s) on the market this year, but the cleanest. Because what we put into our body post workout is just as important as the time you’re putting into your workouts.
BCAA’s are taken in order to improve lean muscle mass and enhance exercise performance, and also helps with weight loss and recovery time. Most sweat junkies swear their BCAAs push them out of their plateaus and increase fat loss, but again, your supplement choice is important and should be clean—not full of all the BS.
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