Your most energized, constructive days are built on the foundation of quality sleep. Great sleep is also essential to conquering cravings and keeping your appetite in check. Sleep Candy can help if you struggle with weight loss and low energy!* Here’s why bedtime is so important...
There’s a reason we all know the phrase “midnight snack”! Ever noticed how staying up late almost always involves a bag of chips or something sweet? Or that you seem to be more prone to bad diet choices after you pull an all-nighter? It isn’t just your imagination!
Going without quality sleep puts your body at a disadvantage that no amount of willpower can overcome. Missing sleep throws your hunger hormones into a tailspin! Sleep deprivation drives up levels of ghrelin, the hormone that signals when you’re hungry. When you don’t get enough rest, your body also makes less leptin – that’s the hormone that says “You’re full. Put down the fork.” So the fewer z’s you catch, the hungrier you’ll feel.
Even worse, the consequences will eventually show up around your waistline. People who only sleep 5 hours per night are 50% more likely to be obese than folks who get a solid 8 hours! On top of the effects of leptin and ghrelin, too little sleep also makes your insulin levels climb. Too much insulin means you store fat, putting you at risk for obesity, type 2 diabetes, and metabolic disease.
Losing sleep causes cravings and weight gain – both of which can keep you up at night and start the whole vicious cycle all over again! Soon, stress hormones like cortisol get involved too, making it difficult to manage emotional eating. A single night’s sleep loss is enough to raise cortisol levels the next evening, and elevated cortisol can make you feel hungrier and more stressed than ever.
Sleep Candy is a safe, natural way to get the sleep you need.* Helpful sleep strategies include avoiding caffeine after lunch, trading your smartphone for a good book at bedtime, and getting regular exercise. But if travel, daily stress, or hormonal changes keep you up at night, Sleep Candy can help.
Sleep Candy uses smart science to enhance your body’s own ability to fall and stay asleep, and it’s never habit-forming. It starts with melatonin, a hormone that your body already makes to keep you awake during the day and asleep at night. Then there’s 5-HTP and vitamin B6, which encourage your body’s production of melatonin and other neurotransmitters related to sleep.* Finally, Sleep Candy’s formula also includes inositol and L-theanine, both of which can reduce stress hormones and support overall relaxation.*
If you struggle with falling or staying asleep, reach for Sleep Candy to help promote your body’s own healthy sleep cycle. Turn off the TV, take a hot bath, and keep Sleep Candy on your nightstand, just in case. You’re just 2 great-tasting, lemony tablets away from peaceful nights!*
The primary ingredients in Sleep Candy are:
Melatonin, responsible for maintaining circadian rhythms, which tell us to stay awake during the day and sleep at night*
5-HTP to help your body make more melatonin, as well as serotonin, a neurotransmitter that promotes healthy moods and sleep*
Vitamin B6 to encourage the conversion of 5-HTP to serotonin*
Inositol to support overall relaxation and maintain the correct metabolism of serotonin*
L-Theanine to reduce stress and support the production of calming neurotransmitters*
For a complete list of Sleep Candy ingredients, nutritional facts, and other label information, check out the Nutrition tab on this page.
Sleep Candy FAQs
FAQ: What is Sleep Candy?
Sleep Candy is a safe, natural supplement ideal for:
- Getting the quality sleep you need for great health*
- Boosting melatonin and your body’s natural sleep-cycle*
- Helping you sleep during hormonal changes*
- Fighting cravings and hunger that come with less sleep*
- Ensuring you get the sleep needed to balance insulin levels*
- Aiding in sleep to prevent a rise in your stress hormones*
FAQ: How do I take it?
As a dietary supplement, take 2 Sleep Candy tablets any time you have trouble falling or staying asleep. The ingredients are natural and non-habit forming, and they were selected to avoid a hangover effect. However, everyone’s body is different, so pay attention to how it affects you. As with all supplements, please check with your healthcare provider to be sure Sleep Candy is a good fit for your health and needs.
FAQ: How long will I need to use it?
Sleep Candy can safely remain a part of your healthy lifestyle for as long as you like. However, if you consistently have trouble falling or staying asleep, it’s important to address your sleep issues with your healthcare provider.
If stress is a big part of what keeps you up at night, you might also want to check out Omega Ultra. It can lend a helping hand in managing and reducing stress hormones.*
Remember, your satisfaction is guaranteed. If you’re unhappy with a JJ Virgin product for any reason, just return it for a refund! Contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org within 30 days of your purchase, and we’ll tell you how. (Please note: you’re responsible for return shipping, and your refund does not include original shipping/handling costs.)
And don’t forget to check out the Reviews tab on this page to find out what customers are saying about Sleep Candy!
* These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.
Why Buy From Us...
Simple Science-Based Solutions to Better Your Life!
With all the options you can choose from, you deserve to know the differences between what we’ve created for you and what’s out there on the market, as well as why we go to such great lengths to ensure the quality of your supplements.
Effectiveness and Bioavailability
First and foremost, the products you find here are crafted from the highest quality ingredients available. Rather than selecting ingredients for shelf life, we formulate supplements to enhance YOUR LIFE! That is why we opt for top-notch ingredients and focus on bioavailability and benefits. It might not matter to you that we use certain forms of nutrients instead of cheaper versions, but your body knows the difference.
Produced in a Family-Owned Facility that Does Third-Party Testing
A high percentage of supplements don’t even test positive for the ingredients they claim to contain! To avoid any risk of a big manufacturer cutting corners on the products we create for you, JJ made arrangements with a family-owned facility she knows well. (She was a sales representative for them long before she wrote four NY Times bestselling books to help people avoid unnecessary weight gain and painful exposure to food intolerances!) She went to the people she trusted, the people she’s seen ship back countless ingredients after their independent third-party tests did not confirm quality and efficacy. Any idea what happens to those returned ingredients? Yep – you guessed it. They go on to another manufacturer who does not invest in outside testing.
The best part of JJ’s arrangement is that this is a family operation being passed down from generation to generation. That means no risk of a big buyout that would do away with the quality control measures JJ demands from the facility that creates your specialty supplement formulas.
Taste & Consistency
You won’t find a creamier shake that provides as much protein, with as little sugar, and ZERO exposure to the 7 high food intolerance foods. You won’t find bars that avoid the harmful proteins in gluten, soy, dairy, egg, peanuts, and corn that taste anywhere near as delicious as what JJ has created for you. Your satisfaction is guaranteed, and you can rest assured the shakes and bars you fall in love with now will remain consistent in their tasty flavor and creamy texture.
A Team That Cares About You
Our knowledgeable staff is here to help. You will see lots of useful information here on the site to help you with your decision-making processes, from videos that describe usage and efficacy to testimonials from customers like you. BUT… know that we are here to help if you need more! And remember that your choices are backed by our money-back guarantee. Our entire team’s commitment is to help you take your health into your own hands!
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About JJ Virgin
JJ Virgin owned a beautiful high-end gym in Palm Springs and catered to the Hollywood elite who needed to prepare for starring roles and world tours. She was the nutrition and fitness expert on Dr. Phil and other major TV shows (ranging from Freaky Eaters to The Doctors), and print media authorities relied on her expertise. She had all the success a certified nutritionist and trainer could want. But when she made an important discovery – almost by accident – she left all that behind to stop the needless suffering and weight gain caused by undiagnosed food intolerances.
Nutrition and fitness theory has always relied on the calories-in-calories-out model that declares your weight is simply a function of how much you eat and exercise. However, JJ saw firsthand that this was definitely not the case. Even when she sequestered challenging weight loss cases at a retreat where she controlled what they ate and how much they worked out, there were people who still GAINED weight. So she got curious – very curious.
Since JJ supported the foremost doctors and NDs with their most challenging patients, she had access to the best nutraceuticals and tests. Combining data from the doctors she worked with and clients who trusted her to find a solution to their non-stop weight struggles, JJ found that there were 7 foods that cause the body to react by protecting itself with extra fat, inflammation, skin issues, and more. She narrowed the offending foods down to the 7 most common and used that as the starting point for what evolved into her NY Times bestselling books The Virgin Diet and The Virgin Diet Cookbook.
The 7 High Food Intolerance Foods (she dubbed them the 7 HiFI foods) were removed from the diets of hundreds of willing clients for 21 days, long enough for antibody production to slow or stop. Then, one at a time for one week each, the 7 foods were reintroduced. The results were astonishing! The simple removal of these foods reduced weight significantly, plus eliminated joint pain, headaches, and skin issues, leaving both JJ and her test subjects happily shocked. The reintroduction process caused the symptoms to return, widely more apparent since antibodies were no longer present. This inspired a full-scale test of the Virgin Diet protocol and, later, the launch of the books.
You might be wondering what all this has to do with the products you’re looking at here on the JJ Virgin Store? To answer that question, you need to know that the 7 HiFI foods JJ discovered were corn, gluten, eggs, dairy, soy, peanuts, and sugar or artificial sweeteners.
(You can learn more about the 7 HiFI foods in the free PDF download HERE.)
As it turns out, most shakes, bars, and supplements include one or more of these foods under sneaky names that you’d have to be a food detective to recognize. JJ had a rapidly growing family of people relying on her to guide them away from these 7 Hi FI foods, and that meant they needed safe protein shakes at the very least. One majorly successful part of the Virgin Diet is starting your day with a power-packed protein shake, but… JJ could not find ONE brand on the market that met her stringent requirements and tasted anywhere near delicious.
She went back to her roots, to the same community of high-end nutraceutical creators, doctors, and NDs that she had first shared her discoveries with. She banded together a network of caring professionals to source the best ingredients and formulate a tasty line of nutritious shakes and bars, as well as exceptionally high-quality supplements that are free from the 7 foods. She also built and educated the team that supports you when you shop here on this store.
It has been a long and amazing journey in order for JJ Virgin and this entire team to touch so many lives. So what’s your health goal? How can we help you? Check out some of the stories of people just like you on the reviews tab, and then reach out to let us know how we can best support you.
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