Liposomal Vitamin C: How It Works

Using Liposomes to Increase Cellular Absorption of Vitamin C

The biggest problem when it comes to supplementing with Vitamin C, is hardly any of it actually makes it to your cells. To combat this, we can wrap Vitamin C at the nano-level in something called "Liposomes". This is about making it easier for you cells to absorb Vitamin C, so rather than it getting lost or flushed away, you can actually benefit from it. Along with increasing cellular absorption of Vitamin C, Liposomes protect against the harsh environment of the gastro-intestinal tract ensuring that more intact Vitamin C makes it into the blood.

Vitamin C is water-soluble, and this has a big impact in how our body absorbs Vitamin C:

  • Water-soluble Vitamins are easily absorbed into the blood
  • Unfortunately however, they can't be stored by the body to be used at a later date
  • Being water-soluble, Vitamin C easily passes from the blood into the urine to be excreted from the body if it isn't taken in by the cells
  • In order to benefit from a Vitamin C supplement, our cells need to be able to cope with a large spike in blood Vitamin C before it can be excreted from the body

For ordinary Vitamin C supplements, this is where the problem arises. Our cells can't absorb large amounts of Vitamin C in the time it takes for the Vitamin C to pass into the urine. This is where the Liposomes come in. 

Liposomes make it easier for our cells to absorb Vitamin C in that window of opportunity, after the initial blood spike. By surrounding Vitamin C in a phospholipid bi-layer, the same thing that surrounds our cells, we can speed up the rate at which our cells absorb Vitamin C from the blood. The Liposomes easily merge with our cell membranes, crucially by-passing the traditional protein channels our cells use to absorb Vitamin C from the blood. It turns out, using Liposomes can have a big effect when it comes to the efficacy of a Vitamin C supplement.

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What are the Benefits of Vitamin C Zooki?

Vitamin C is supplemented with for a number of different reasons. The most popular three reasons for taking Vitamin C Zooki are:

  • Combatting tiredness & fatigue. Learn more.
  • To increase collagen production and reduce the signs of ageing, along with strengthening nails & hair. Learn more.
  • Bolstering your immune system to deal with stress, illness & inflammation. Learn more.

Although these are the most sought after benefits from taking Vitamin C Zooki, Vitamin C is supplemented with for a wide variety of different reasons:

  • Protection against oxidative stress
  • Healthy gums & teeth
  • Increased iron absorption
  • Healthy cartilage, blood vessels & nervous system
  • Healthy Bones
  • Regeneration of Vitamin E

How should I take Vitamin C Zooki?

Vitamin C Zooki can be taken straight from the sachet, which means you can carry the sachets around with you for whenever you need it. It does have quite a sharp taste when taken on its own, so you may find you prefer mixing it with a bit of water or juice. Alternatively, you can add Vitamin C Zooki to youghurt, porridge, granola & a whole range of different foods to really ramp up the nutritional content of your meals.