Winter is that time of year when germs are rife. Catching a cold is almost as certain as rain on a warm summers day! Children are especially vulnerable. Especially during the new terms if they attend School or Nursery. That’s where BioCare come in. BioCare suggest the single most important thing you can do to support your immunity this winter is to take a daily probiotic.
With almost 30 years expertise in developing professional nutritional supplements, BioCare has perfected their Probiotic range that helps to support our immune systems and help reduce the number of infections we catch. Surprisingly, most of our immune system is found in our gut. Probiotics help to keep the immune system active by keeping the gut bacteria on low level alert. Therefore supporting its function. Fascinating! When asked if I wanted to review a few products from the probiotic range I jumped at the chance. If there’s a way to help prevent me getting poorly, then I’ll take it!
The first item I was sent was the Brand new Children’s Red Berry BioMelts, £17.95, suitable for children 3+. The BioMelts are a combination of Live Bacteria, Lactobacillus rhamnosus GG and Bifidobacterium lactis (3 billion) and Vitamin D. The packet contains 28, 1g convenient powder sachets. The red Berry flavour is a mix or Strawberry and Raspberry that melts on the tongue. The BioMelts Contains no artificial flavours or colours and is free from common allergens. They are also naturally sweetened with prebiotic xylitol.
The second product was the Everyday BioAcidophilus, £13.96. The packet contains 4x 7 day vegetarian Capsules. These contain 10 billion of the clinically-researched LAB4 combination per capsule with two specific proprietary strains of Lactobacillus acidophilus along with Bifidobacterium bifidum and Bifidobacterium lactis. Unlike other probiotics, this product does not need refrigeration, bonus. Keep it in your bag, or in your desk, so you won’t forget them!
So what do we think having almost finished our month’s supply? To be honest I was a little nervous to give these to Finlay. He can be a little bit fussy and stubborn, especially with stuff he has never had before. However, I need not have worried, the BioMelts are that delicious, Finlay thinks I’m giving him sweets, that’s what he said when I asked what he thought they taste like. He looks forward to his little ‘treat’ now. I had to give it a little taste test too, naturally! These really are yummy!
Health wise, considering Finlay has just started school and he always had a number 11 dangling from his nose at nursery, he seems germ free, even though Emmie has picked a cold up. Myself, considering I am so rundown with tiredness, I have been feeling good health wise. No bugs yet. I found the capsules easy to swallow with and they left no nasty aftertaste. These both get a definite thumbs up from both of us. If your looking to try and support your immunity this winter than I definitely recommend giving these Biocare products a go!
WIN A MONTHS SUPPLY OF RED BERRY BIOMELTS & EVERYDAY BIOACIDOPHILUS
Kindly, BioCare are giving one of my lucky readers the chance to win a months supply of the Children’s Red Berry Melts and the Everyday BioAcidophilus. Just fill out the rafflecoptor Widget below to be in with a chance of winning!
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1.Entry is open to UK residents aged 18 and over, excluding anyone professionally associated with Southern Mummy blog or BioCare.
2. The Winner will receive 1x Children’s Red Berry Melts and 1x Everyday BioAcidophilus.
3.The prize is non-transferable and there is no cash alternative.
4.The prize draw starts at 12am on 18th November 2017 and closes at 12am on 08th December 2017.
5.Entry is free and must be made by commenting on this blog post and filling in the Rafflecopter widget. Entrants can gain bonus entries by liking the competition post on Southern Mummy’s Facebook page, following @Southern_mummy on Twitter, tweeting about the giveaway, following @Biocare on Twitter, Joining Southern Mummy Mailing List and then completing the Rafflecopter widget featured in this post.
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10.Once the winner has been selected at random using Rafflecopter, BioCare will dispatch the Prize to the winners given address. Please allow 28 days for delivery. Southern Mummy will not be held responsible for any parcel lost in the post.