Tried and True, Our Customers Know What Works!

By Jay Fujikawa & Raymi Sunabe
Wednesday - August 27, 2008

By Jay Fujikawa & Raymi Sunabe

Products and trends in the vitamin industry tend to come and go like yesterday’s news, but here at ‘Umeke Market there are a few products that are still very popular among ‘Umeke customers.

After 3 years of research, Natural Factors, the manufacturers of PGX has come out with a new PGX that contains purified coconut oil. Coconut oil is rich with MCTs (medium chain triglycerides, which help the dispersion of the fiber. Also, coconut oil’s MCTs increase metabolism helping to burn more calories each day. Ongoing research indicates MCTs may help improve blood-glucose related disorders such as diabetes.

PGX DAILY Ultra Matrix Softgel

* Contains no stimulants

* Supports healthy blood sugar, cholesterol and triglyceride levels already in normal range

* Lowers the glycemic index of your meals up to 50%

* Reduces food cravings and helps you to feel satisfied

* Supports and sustains healthy weight loss

If weight gain and balancing blood sugar level is your concern, the new PGX Daily along with the line of PGX shakes and supplements can help you on your way to controlling your weight and sugar issues.

Krill Oil

Krill is a small shrimp-like creature that feeds the great whales, penguins, and squid of the Arctic Sea. Krill is a very renewable food source that is surprisingly high in Omega 3-DHA and EPA and also high in the antioxidant astaxanthin, which makes this oil unlike other essential fatty acids.

Clinically proven to promote cardiovascular and joint health and also helps to alleviate PMS symptoms; krill is an excellent, pure source of Omega 3’s that is highly available to the body. Why not get the Omega 3’s your body requires and also get astaxanthin all in one pill? If you’re taking a fish oil supplement, try Krill Oil and get the Essential Fatty Acids along with antioxidant protection that today’s lifestyle requires.

Goji Juice

After two years, Goji Juice is still a favorite here at ‘Umeke Market. Considered as one of the super fruits along with mangosteen, acai, noni, and pomegrante, goji still is the most requested super fruit than any of the others. Besides its antioxidant punch, goji gives a sense of well being and improved sleep that keep customers coming back for more.

The goji berry has 500 times the amount of vitamin C, by weight, than oranges and is one of the richest sources of beta-carotene. High in trace minerals and essential amino acids Goji Juice is an addition to anyone’s diet.


The spice that is in your favorite pumpkin pie recipe, cinnamon, comes from the bark of a small evergreen like tree native to Sri Lanka and India. Recent research in animal studies, maintain that cinnamon could be a good way to maintain or control blood glucose levels. Cinnamon is not a cure but adding it to your oatmeal or hot beverage may be worth a try. The most undeniable fact is that avoiding grains and sugar is crucial and also daily exercise is critical to improve your sugar sensitivity. For those that want a more convenient way to increase your cinnamon, ‘Umeke Market has it in pill form to make it a little easier to consume.

Make it A Healthy Day!!!!

For more information, please visit us at 4400 Kalanianaole Highway in Kahala 739-2990 or at our new location at 1001 Bishop Street, Suite 110, 522-7377.





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