Do you find yourself looking for an easy, go-to pre- or post-workout smoothie? Do you find yourself not eating enough fruits or vegetables or getting the essential nutrients that your body needs? Look no further, this Superfood Workout Booster Smoothie is not only quite tasty, but it’s also packed with the vital nutrients your body needs!
Are Super Smoothies Good For You?
What you put into your smoothies makes all the difference in whether it’s a super healthy boost or just a super sweet treat. Smoothies can be a great avenue to incorporating more healthy and essential foods into your diet, especially superfoods!
Adding fruits into a smoothie helps provide the essential vitamins needed in one’s diet and help lower the risk of chronic diseases. But by adding 100% superfood ingredients, you are looking at a powerhouse of nutrients to sip on! Here's 10 Vegan Superfoods for the Perfect Breakfast if you're looking to incorporate more into your diet!
Are Smoothies Good Before a Workout?
Food is fuel for our body, it is essential to know what we should put in our body before and after a workout. As long as it’s packed with healthy protein and carbohydrates, your body will benefit from the nutrients.
Drinking a smoothie pre-workout can supply you with the energy to fuel your body during a workout. Drinking a smoothie post-workout can allow your muscles to absorb and use the nutrients provided more efficiently.
Here Are Some Quick Tips To Keep Yourself Nourish and Hydrated:
- Drink a smoothie at least 30 minutes before your workout (1-4 hours pre-workout is ideal)
- Drink a smoothie within 1-hour post-workout
- Drink half a smoothie before a workout and the other half after
- While drinking a smoothie reaps the benefits of essential nutrients, make sure to drink plenty of water.
- Add 1 tbsp of chia seeds in 2 cups of water or coconut water for at least 10-20 minutes for super hydration and extra energy throughout your workout!
- Add a squeeze of lemon or lime juice to your chia water for some flavor and anti-inflammatory properties!
Want More Superfood Recipes For Your Pre- or Post-workout?
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