Potentiated bee pollen carries a lot of benefits, and it basically means “opening up the health benefits potential of bee pollen granules” hence this article focuses mainly on people who are thinking of taking raw bee pollen or is thinking of how to maximize the health benefits of raw granules.
Ok, you know of my preference for pure pollen capsules, as covered in details in this article: Bee Pollen Granules Versus Capsules; because capsules versions is so much more convenient:
But I write this article in case some of our readers and customers who may be taking both the granules and capsules, or is thinking of taking – DON’T! Haha, it’s up to you, it’s just that capsules suit my preference and convenience.
So we all know that bee pollen is super dense with vitamins, minerals, amino acids and enzymes, but there is a challenge when it comes to the raw granules: there is a husk that covers the raw pollen granules…
…and even though it seems like its easily chewable, its tough enough that it can withstand the strong stomach acids, and our stomach can’t digest it…and that means we usually can only absorb about 5 – 7% of the benefits if we take raw granules (one of the reasons why I prefer pure pollen powder in capsules).
But there is a way to get around it (other than choosing the capsule version heh), and that’s what this article is about: create a properly potentiated bee pollen.
For pollen that is adequately and properly preserved through the potentiation process and especially when it’s freeze dried, it retains at least 85-87% of it nutritional components are absorbed by the human digestive system.
So bee pollen has 27 vitamins, 28 minerals plus the entire range amino acids that our bodies need including natural antioxidant proprieties that strengthen our immunity; on top of minimizing and deterring damage caused by free radicals.
The main culprits are oxidants, and it is oxidants that cause destruction and aging, and bee pollen has very strong anti-oxidants in them to counter this oxidative process. This by itself is one of the strong bee pollen benefit that anyone who is interested in health would give pollen a try.
Its health benefits are truly far-reaching, extending beyond anti-oxidants, but let’s go back to potentiated bee pollen (if you want to find out more about the benefits, read them here)
In simple terms, to potentiate means to improve the absorbability / absorption rate of the nutrients by our body.
If we take the raw granules just like that, the husk limits the benefits of the pollen by blocking absorption as much as 95%!
When potentiated properly, we can absorb as much as 80-85%, which is much, much higher than just 5% of the full health benefits of bee pollen.
When we take potentiated bee pollen, some of the health benefits includes
First and foremost, you should get your potentiated bee pollen supplement from a GMP-compliant health supplement manufacturer as this ensures very high quality (nutraceutical grade).
Unfortunately most of the bee pollen available in the United States, United Kingdom, Malaysia, Singapore and Indonesia comes from China, and most of them are known to contain pollutants, toxins and contaminants due to poor quality control and poor sourcing of pollen.
Of course, where the pollen is sourced is very important – the more pure and pristine the source, the better the pollen and the end product.
It also should be freeze dried, as freeze-drying prevents the pollen from oxidation, maintaining close to 100% of its nutritional goodness – if it’s processed or heat dried, all the nutritional enzymes and benefits are also destroyed in the process.
After years and months of research, we came across a health supplement company that has very strict GMP-compliant facilities and products; in fact, their bee pollen supplement is scientifically formulated and even have synergistic vitamins, minerals, amino acids, specialty minerals and nutrient-rich enzymes added to them to enhance the health benefits of pollen even further.
They also added Siberian Ginseng, and Vitamin E — all known to increase sexual libido and drive, which is a good characteristics that benefits both men and women – good sexual health is important.
Their pollen is harvested from the north-western corner of south island of New Zealand, beside a national park, and is very pure and pristine and free from industrialization, airborne pollution and contaminants.
My wife and myself went to New Zealand in 2014 for our honeymoon, and boy, the government and people there are very pro-conservation and pro-eco-friendly, with many things being untouched and au-naturel).
I’m taking a combination of health supplements from this company from their bee pollen supplement to their flagship Total Balance Men’s Premium as well as several other of their health supplements since 2014, and my health has improved so much more than before (more on that below).
Buying granules or powder that follows certain guidelines can go a long way in curtailing any risk with your daily supplement dosage goals.
Not all honey bee bread is created equal. Some gather their pollen from inferior sources and this affects the nutritional potency of the end product.
Make sure you get only the best quality bee pollen supplement product, I recommend you ensure your supplement follows the following criteria.
Their supplement has 11 vitamins, a number of amino acids, enzymes, which complements its effectiveness.
Despite the dozens of bee pollen supplement brands on the market today, we’ve found that there is only one brand that meets all the criteria of a high-quality natural health supplement, and that brand is Xtend Life’s Pollen Natural Energy With New Zealand Bee Pollen.
So what makes this bee pollen product stand out from the rest of the bee pollen products out there? Just take a look at the following reasons:
Probably the best thing about Xtend Life’s Pollen Natural Energy With New Zealand Bee Pollen is that you have absolutely nothing to lose when you purchase the product.
This is because they offer an unbelievable one year money-back guarantee to anyone who is not satisfied with the product at all. That is how confident they are in the effectiveness of their products.
When a company does this it really shows how much care and consideration they put into their products to ensure that they are of the highest quality.
If you do not feel any difference within 12 months, you can simply get a full refund, no questions asked.
It’s very important to learn about any health product before you start using it. While the official websites do contain a host of details about these products, the best source of information on whether a supplement works or not would come from the feedbacks of people who had actually used the product.
Here are some of what actual users have to say about Xtend Life’s Pollen Natural Energy:
I've been taking Xtend Life bee pollen supplement in capsule form since 2014 now and can report superb results including increased energy and improved all-around good health.
If you prefer honey bee bread supplements in a tablet form, this is the ideal way to go, in my opinion.