Disclaimer: This review made is my honestly held opinion and am not a statement of fact.
Tingly feeling pre-workout that promises cutting
- Taste really good, I like it!
- I have always been resistant to pre-workout and this one is no different
- I won’t be buying again
Duration length of product testing: 1 month
While working out the body utilizes energy thus depleting it of the vital nutrients, and further getting exhausted. It would thus be great to workout with greater energy and vigour and not get exhausted. A solution to deal with this exhaustion is Pre-workout supplements as they provide the body with increased levels of energy, endurance and even muscle power.
Cellucor C4 Ripped Pre-Workout is a pre-workout dietary supplement that promises an explosive amount of energy owing to its cutting formula. C4 ripped blend consists of L-carnitine tartrate, extract of green coffee bean, capsimax cayenne fruit extract (which has capsicum annuum and coleus forskholii root extract). Additionally, the energy blend providing explosive energy consists of N-acetyl-L-tyrosine, anhydrous caffeine and velvet bean seed extract. The other ingredients in this C4 supplement include citric acid along with malic acid, silicon dioxide, calcium silicate, acesulfame potassium, sucralose, natural flavours and a colouring agent. This G4 chrome series supplement is manufactured at a facility that has is GMP compliant.
A 180 gm or 6.3 oz jar of the C4 pre-workout supplement provides about 30 servings and costs approximately $40 whereas a 360 gms jar (which is roughly 12.7 oz) costs $70 and provides 60 servings.
Taste and Directions
The flavor gives the supplement a pleasant, citrusy taste that is devoid of artificial flavours. The recommended directions are to take one serving or scoop of the powder and mix it with 6 fl oz. water. This serving is to be taken half an hour or twenty minutes before a workout. Once the body is accustomed to the C4 mix, the servings can be increased to 2 scoops before the workout. The maximum number of servings cannot exceed 2 in the entire day.
The Cellucor C4 Ripped Pre-Workout promises to provide explosive energy during a workout or gruelling activity session thanks to its formulation. The effectiveness of this supplement increases if one has this half an hour before the workout. As a precautionary measure, this supplement is not to be consumed within 6 hours of consuming caffeine or any other stimulant. It helps to stay hydrated during the workout after consuming C4. In some individuals, a tingling sensation is experienced which is due to beta-alanine and is harmless. Given its stimulating activity, this supplement is not advised to be consumed by pregnant or lactating women and those below 18 years of age.
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