How To Use & FAQs
Add 1-2 scoops of Further Food Chocolate Collagen to milk or water to make the perfect hot cocoa. Or mix into coffee, smoothies or baked goods for a delicious protein boost. You can also use our Chocolate Collagen to make the ultimate protein powder shake. Use daily for best results.
What are the ingredients and how do I store it? Our Chocolate Collagen has 4 simple ingredients: grass-fed, pasture-raised collagen peptides, cocoa powder, reishi mushroom, and monkfruit extract. Store your Chocolate Collagen Peptides at room temperature in a cool, dry environment. It should be stored at room temperature, in a cool, dry environment.
Which types of Collagen are in Further Food Collagen Peptides? Further Food Chocolate Collagen is made from hydrolyzed collagen peptides, which are made when full length chains of collagen peptides have been broken down into shorter, more absorbable chains of amino acids. Our Chocolate Collagen is made of Type I and III collagen, which are the most common types of collagen in the body, servings as important components of our hair, skin, nails, bones & joints.
What are the benefits of reishi mushroom? Reishi mushrooms are known in Chinese as lingzhi, which means “mushroom of immortality.” This powerhouse mushroom has been used for its immune boosting benefits in treating everything from flu to cancer. And reishi are also mood boosters!
What is monkfruit? Monkfruit, also known as lo han guo, has been used in traditional Chinese medicine for its antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties. Today, monkfruit sweeteners have become popular as a natural, low glycemic and no carb alternative to traditional sugar or artificial sweeteners.
How do I use it? How many scoops should I consume per day? Take one to two scoops one or two times per day. More can be taken for an additional protein boost.
What does it taste like? Pure bliss! Further Food Chocolate Collagen Peptides is the best-tasting chocolate protein powder. It’s decadent, heavenly flavor combined with its powerful health benefits makes this a must-have for all chocolate lovers!
Is this product sugar free? Yes! Further Food Chocolate Collagen Peptides Plus Reishi Mushroom is sugar-free, keto & paleo approved! No additives, gums, flavoring, or stevia here. Naturally sweetened with monk fruit extract, our Chocolate Collagen Peptides has 0g of sugar.
Are there any side effects? No known side effects have been reported to taking collagen peptides. We recommend not taking collagen on an empty stomach in order to prevent any intestinal discomfort that may occur during digestion of large amounts of pure protein.
How long will it be before I see results, and how long will the results last? Collagen begins restoring and repairing skin, bones, joints, ligaments and your gut immediately.* Clinical trials have shown visible improvements after four to twelve weeks of supplementation, depending on the study and the benefit being measured. However, one should take collagen peptides indefinitely to combat aging because our body produces less and less collagen every year. Supplementing with collagen is not a temporary fix, it’s a lifelong dedication to better health from the inside out.
I eat a lot of protein/meat. Do I still need to take it? Yes! Most of don't get collagen in our diets on the daily. Further Food Chocolate Collagen is the perfect replacement to your whey, casein, or plant-based protein powder. No additives, fillers, or artificial anything. Only real food ingredients. Plus, collagen protein is the king of protein. It can help to repair our connective tissues, ligaments, joints, skin, hair, nails, teeth, and bones.*
Can children use collagen? Yes. Further Food Chocolate Collagen is a great source of protein, and it doesn’t contain any sugar or preservatives. Plus, our Chocolate Collagen is delicious, and can easily be used to make a protein packed chocolate milk, hot cocoa or chocolate smoothie that kids are guaranteed to love!