Whey protein isolate undergoes processing to lower the amounts of fat and carbohydrates, resulting in a higher protein ratio. Whey protein isolate is a high protein source of fuel for muscles. Whey protein may support weight loss by increasing satiety and helping to reduce the total number of calories consumed.
Whey protein concentrate supports detoxification; whey is higher in the amino acid cysteine which is the key precursor to glutathione, a powerful detoxifier and antioxidant. Whey protein concentrate can stimulate changes in the skeletal muscle post exercise.
- Country of origin: USA, Netherlands
- Part used: Bovine milk
- Extraction method: Crossflow microfiltration
- Stored form: White to light cream-colored powder