Faction Labs - Core 9 EAA
What is it? FACTION LABS CORE 9 is not only packed full of all 9 essential amino acids, an electrolyte complex and 4 delicious flavours, it also has an adrenal support formula to keep cortisol from destroying your progress. Basically, we are looking at a formula to boost muscle recovery while keeping cortisol at a healthy level.
Who Should take it? Anyone looking to recover better from exercise and improve performance will benefit from throwing a scoop of CORE 9 into their workout bottle. The flavours of CORE 9 are worth sipping on throughout the day purely for the taste, so this could be a great strategy for those who struggle to get in plain water.
Fasted cardio is very popular ad has some obvious benefits. One downfall however is the your naturally high cortisol levels first thing in the morning can tap into muscle mass. A scoop of CORE 9 will quickly turn off cortisol levels without interfering with the fat burning cardio session.
What does it do? CORE 9 is designed to perform three main functions
- Supply all 9 ESSENTIAL AMINO ACIDS to help with Recovery, muscle sparring and performance during exercise.
- Added B vitamins to help with energy production and some Vitamin C to reduce cortisol production.
- The Adrenal support complex (8 ingredients) is what sets this formula apart from other Amino acid products. By bringing cortisol production down to a healthy level, recovery , increasing muscle mass and overall well being will all be improved.
- Provide ALL 4 of the main Electrolytes which will aid Performance, Hydration and energy levels. Most formulas don’t include Magnesium and Potassium to save on costs
All of the Essential amino acids plus some glutamine, Taurine and Electrolytes.
How do I take it? One scoop CORE 9 during exercise is as complicated as it gets. If you are exercising on an empty stomach first thing upon waking, then you may want to start sipping on it 10-15 minutes before you start your session.