Best Protein For Women Protein Shakes and Drinks Best Protein Shakes for Women

Are you looking for the best protein shakes for woman? The market is full of such shakes and it is very useful to know their key advantages. Sometimes women are susceptible of using diet shakes because many of them suppose their usage is only for men. Of late years it was a main question among bodybuilders: “is it possible to feel an effect of proteins on woman’s body?” and the answer has been given only few years ago. Many ladies from all over the world have taken benefit of shakes with proteins and these shakes are in great demand in the whole world.

Protein shakes are recommended during the weight loss campaignsLong before weight loss became one of the main thoughts of many women, such products as protein shakes had been already utilized by numerous individuals in the bodybuilding community. They have already been utilized by a large number of men. However, these shakes gained their popularity due to this kind of perception that proteins, which are their ley element, play an important role for functioning of your body. Protein shakes can be used as a supplement to grow muscles, carrying the needed amount of this vital nutrient in your daily intake to be the building blocks for your new muscles. That’s why protein diets and shakes with proteins have been added to the list of the most important things for the modern fitness industry.

Protein can be considered as some kind of food. The same types of proteins are needed for absolutely any person, gender plays no role here. But we all have different nourishment needs. For example, more iron is necessary for women compared with men. It connects with women’s physiology (monthly menstruation). Taking into account this fact we can assume that the shakes with increased amount of iron (comparing to the shakes made for men) are the best one for ladies. Amount of calcium is the second difference in men’s and women’s ration. Women have a stronger demand in Ca, because this element helps them to avoid osteoporosis. And men need calcium only for keeping their bones in good condition. They require 800 grams of this vital component, whilst ladies need 1000 grams. Drinking protein shakes during the physical exercisesThus, the best protein shakes for women are the ones that contain the increased amount of such important elements as Fe, Ca, B6 (vitamin) and folic acid because woman’s body have a strong demand for those elements.

Shakes with this biochemical compound are easy to prepare: you just need to buy some protein powder (well-known brands are advised) and mix it with milk in a mixer. BTW, milk can be easily substituted with water. And if you like to improve the taste of this shake, you can add some additional ingredients (personally I like to add strawberry). It is the most suitable way to consume one portion, which can completely replace one food intake. It saves your time even at work or in other critical situation, gives you a full complex of vitamins and minerals like a real meal and also inspirits you for the whole day. Well, protein is the natural element, which can be found in a variety of food products, for instance, eggs, meat, nuts and so on.

But before using any protein shakes you should consult your physician by all means about them because we care about the health of our readers and want to be sure that you always stay healthy.

4 Comments on “Best Protein Shakes for Women”

  • brandon mahoney October 13th, 2012 7:28 pm

    My girl is very active. We both are in the military and are serving overseas. I was wondering what protein to get her? I have been lifting weights for years and I know what supplements my body needs. I know its not the same for a woman, I told her a multivitamin to start. Any ideas please?

  • admin October 17th, 2012 10:06 am

    Thanks for your question, Brandon!

    The most universal one is a whey protein. I suppose you should simply find a whey protein powder with the taste your girl likes.

    The good thing about whey is that it helps to restore muscles (after injury, heavy training, etc.), so it will be useful for her in any case.

  • Aisling Byrne January 16th, 2013 9:26 pm

    I’m looking for a good protein to take. I was living in Australia last year and taking a protein shake and I just wanted to see if you could recommend a good protein that I can buy here. Preferably something low in carbs and fat.
    Look forward to hearing from you.

  • admin January 25th, 2013 1:13 am

    Hi, I’m glad you asked this question. Personally I prefer to buy shakes online and I think this is the best option for everyone who likes or has to travel. In my case, I visit my sister, who lives in another state, and I prefer to buy the protein shake I trust and always use on amazon (my favorite online shop) rather than buying something unreliable at the nearest shop.

    As for my advice, I think you should try the one I’ve been using for several years now.

    I gave you the link to double chocolate shake, but there are other flavors as well (strawberry, etc.). So, you can choose the one you prefer.

    As for it’s characteristics, it contains only 1 g of sugar and 1 g of fat. It’s really great. The only disadvantage I know about is that strawberry variant contains some artificial sweeteners. Still, as I was told by my dietary, these sweeteners are 100% safe.

    BTW, the link points to a 5 pound shake, but you can buy 1 pound just to give it a try.

    Please do let us know once you find the shake that suits you the most.