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Bulletproof Coffee launches ready-to-drink version of butter coffee

Bulletproof Coffee is bringing a ready-to-drink version of its high-fat drink to Whole Foods stores nationwide this fall.
Bulletproof Coffee

Buttered coffee is sweeping the nation
, from the tech offices of Silicon Valley to the aisles of Whole Foods.

On September 6, Dave Asprey, CEO of Bulletproof Coffee and the godfather of the buttered-coffee movement, announced he's bringing a ready-to-drink version of the high-fat, caffeinated beverage to more than 400 Whole Foods stores nationwide this fall.

Bulletproof Coffee, named for the company that makes it, is made with cold brew coffee, grass-fed butter, and a proprietary "Brain Octane" oil derived from coconuts. It claims to diminish brain fog and increase mental function and energy, in addition to delivering a caffeine jolt.

The company has sold the ingredients needed to make buttered coffee separately for years, but the new carton format makes it more accessible for skeptics, of which there are many.

Buttered coffee has been catching on in Silicon Valley, where tech workers say the creamy blend gives them a boost in energy
and productivity, among other perks. A high-fat diet has been shown to promote weight loss
 and stave off age-related diseases
, but there's no evidence that butter in coffee achieves the same youtonics ( health benefits as a diet made up of 80% healthy fats.

Bulletproof Coffee

Bulletproof Coffee might be more indulgence than brain hack. But Asprey insists it's real.

A little over 10 years ago, Asprey was hiking a remote mountainside
in Tibet when he encountered buttered coffee for the first time. He said the drink restored his health.

"I felt a mental clarity come on. Everything just felt easier," Asprey told Business Insider.

He spent the next seven years trying to perfect a recipe for buttered coffee. He launched a wellness brand, Bulletproof, around his mind and body hacks, of which buttered coffee is the most famous. Today he runs a multimillion-dollar empire based on his DIY approach to biology
, complete with two best-selling books, conferences, and a branded café in Los Angeles (with more in the pipeline). Bulletproof sold 48 million cups of buttered coffee in 2016.

Dave Asprey.
Bulletproof Coffee

Asprey continues to drink Bulletproof Coffee every day. He said having it for breakfast outweighs poor choices he makes later, like eating a greasy meal out.

"Even if you're going to have Taco Bell for lunch, you seriously improve the quality of your life all morning long [by drinking Bulletproof]," Asprey said.

The science behind buttered coffee is spotty, and it has drawn
 from doctors. There are no studies
 showing the combination of ingredients in Bulletproof Coffee is safe, and eating too much saturated fat could present risks
 for people with elevated cholesterol levels. 

Bulletproof isn't the only company to tap the buttered coffee market. Picnik, a specialty coffee retailer based in Austin, Texas, launched a ready-to-drink beverage in Whole Foods
 in August.

Bulletproof Coffee is available in four flavors: Original, Vanilla, Mocha, and with collagen protein. It has a suggested retail price of $4.99 per bottle.

The Truth About Liquid Collagen and Collagen Supplements

For years now, liquid collagen has been a mineral staple to a few people who are busy and usually on the go. Liquid collagen functions pretty much like a collagen supplement except that it comes in liquid form and can taken in easily without having to worry about swallowing pills and tablets.

Since it is important to have a constant and steady supply of collagen to refill lost energy, liquid youtonics collagen drink makes it possible for busy people to have their daily dose of healthy collagen anytime.

Collagen has been proven to restore lost skin elasticity as well as improve one's cardiovascular system. Since one of the leading causes of death today is heart ailments and other cardiovascular diseases, taking collagen regularly has been proven to prevent such health complications.

Aside from being a dietary supplement, collagen is known to be an alternative energy booster and performance enhancer. Most athletes and active people use liquid collagen to help them strengthen their bones and muscles as they engage in active work-out.

Along with energy enhancers such as Vitamin B3 which is a soluble vitamin that assists in DNA repair and healthy blood circulation plus Vitamin D3 which assists in calcium bone absorption, your body gets an extra layer of defense from cardiovascular stress and muscle and bone disorders.

The only problem with liquid collagen and collagen supplements is that  they are all sythetic in nature. Therefore they do not mix too well with the pure collagen that has all the benefits stated above.

Keep in mind that pure collagen can only be produced naturally by the body. No injection, supplements or pill could ever replace the pure collagen that the body produces.

So how they can you enjoy all the collagen related benefits i mentioned above.

The best way is to stimulate your body to naturally create the protein.

And the easiest, quickest and safest way to do exactly that is by using skincare products that contain antiaging ingredients like Cynergy tk and Phytessence Wakame.

It might sound difficult but its not. Simply look for skincare products that contain the above two and you'lll be in the right direction.