Zinc Supplements and Private Labeling
Zinc supplements are great because they allow people to get the nutrients they need without having to worry about any dietary restrictions. Continue reading to learn more about zinc and our private label supplements.
What is Zinc?
According to the National Institutes of Health (NIH), zinc is a nutrient found in cells throughout the body. Zinc is used in the immune system to help fight off invading bacteria and viruses. Another great use of zinc is making DNA.
How Much Do You Need?
The NIH also states that the amount of zinc required each day is dependent on your age. Here are the amounts required for each age.
- Birth-6 months: 2mg
- 7-12 months: 3mg
- 1-3 years: 3mg
- 4-8 years: 5mg
- 9-13 years: 8mg
- 14-18 years: Male-11mg, Female-9mg
- Adults: Male-11mg, Female-8mg
- Pregnant Women: 11mg
- BreastfeedingWomen: 12mg
What Happens When You Don’t Get Enough?
Zinc deficiency is caused by not getting enough zinc in your diet. Some signs that you are suffering from zinc deficiency are, loss of appetite, impaired immune function, hair loss and in some cases diarrhea.
There are ways to help ensure that you are getting enough zinc in your body. Most people get their daily amount of zinc through their diet. If you are having trouble getting zinc in your diet, Oregon State University recommends these foods.
- Fortified Cereal
- Baked Beans
- Milk and Cheddar Cheese
Our Private Label Zinc Supplements
Another way to get zinc into your body is through supplements. For example, here at Private Label Liquids, we have zinc supplements that are ready to private label.
Getting Started With Us
There are many benefits that come with private labeling. This is especially true when it comes to private label zinc supplements. Third-party manufacturers such as Private Label Liquids provide private label products. These products can then be sold under your own brand name.
One huge benefit of private labeling is that it allows you to have your own vitamin brand. It doesn’t even have to be a zinc supplement, it can be for any other kind of supplement. Another benefit is getting your completed product out to you and in your store within a matter of months or even weeks. However, Private Label Liquids fulfills all of these along having low minimums and an in-house designer to help design your label.
If a zinc supplement line is not for you, you can consider checking out our wide variety of stock formulas that are ready to private label. To learn some great ways to market your private label vitamins check out one of our previous articles on how to do that.
To get your start on your own liquid vitamin line with Private Label Liquids, please fill out a contact form or call us today at 888-866-5755