Origin: Naturally occurring in the body but can be sourced from supplements and food such as apples, cheese, dark beer and red wine.
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Overview: Calcium Pyruvate is used by the body when it breaks down glucose. Calcium Pyruvate is used for weight loss and obesity, high cholesterol, cancer, cataracts, reducing wrinkles and other Pyruvate might contribute to weight loss by increasing the breakdown of fat. In addition, pyruvic acid seems to cause the outer layer of skin cells to fall off, which accounts for its age reversing effects.
- Potentially useful for fat loss
- Enhancing the metabolism of sugar and starches into energy
- Enhancing the delivery of ATP into the muscle which helps in increasing endurance among athletes
- Promoting higher fatty acid utilization
Common Dosage: The recommended dosage for Calcium Pyruvate depends on several factors such as the user’s age, health, and several other conditions unless being used for aging skin then a 50% pyruvic acid peel applied once weekly for 4 weeks.