Frequently asked questions

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What is 100% Cold Pressed Juice?

Cold pressed juice has never been exposed to heat. The pressing process of cold pressed juice ensures that, when drank, you get the maximum amount of nutrients you need from the fruits and vegetables. The cold pressed element ensures that no heat is added and therefore no oxidation takes place. This kind of juice offers the most amount of nutritional investment.

Is Cold Pressed Juice good for you?

Cold pressed juice, when consumed in the right quantities, is good for the human body. A cold pressed juice has no heat added to it during its extraction process, thereby retaining maximum nutritional content in terms of its vitamins and minerals. There are no added sugars, water or artificial preservatives to cold pressed juice.

What is the downside of Cold Pressed Juice?

Cold pressed juice is notoriously known for containing high levels of enzymes given its freshness and perishability. Some people may be unable to digest such enzymes. In some instances, cold pressed juice may be high in naturally occurring sugars.

What is the difference between Cold Pressed juice and normal juice?

Normal juice, has many added sweeteners and sugars as well as preservatives. Cold pressed juice holds a higher nutrient retention, since it avoids heat and oxidation in its extraction process. In comparison to normal juice, cold pressed juice contains more antioxidant, vitamins and minerals that are more bioavailable to the human cells.

Why is Cold Pressed Juice expensive?

A cold pressed product is exactly what the name suggests; "no heat" and "pressed". The said fruits and vegetables are pressed in such a way that only the nectar or the rich liquid is extracted, leaving the waste as a byproduct. Time and effort is required for this process and is therefore deemed to be expensive. Another reason for why cold pressed juice is expensive, is because you are essentially receiving a potent dose of essential nutrient with every sip. It is like drinking liquid gold!

Is it ok to consume Cold Pressed Juice everyday?

Yes! As part of a healthy and balanced diet, it is safe to consume cold pressed juice everyday. However, a juice a day should not be relied upon as the only form of nutrition, even though you will receive most of your vitamins and minerals from this juice.

How often should I drink Cold Pressed Juice?

Anything from 3 times a week to everyday. Consuming everyday is completely safe, and can be viewed as taking a daily "multivitamin". Cold pressed juice is a highly concentrated form of "live" nutrition that offers raw and tasty deliciousness straight to your cells and into the body.

Should Cold Pressed Juice be consumed on an empty stomach?

Generally, a cold pressed juice can be consumed at any point in the day. Although the best time for consumption is considered to be in the morning on an empty stomach, as the juice will require little work from the body to break it down. This way, the juice will be digested quickly & easily. Drinking on an empty stomach is said to have sugar controlling properties in that this can regulate the body's insulin levels naturally and therefore curb sugar cravings throughout the day.

Is drinking Cold Pressed Juice the same as eating fruit and vegetables?

Cold pressed juice contains vital vitamins and minerals within the juice and as said by Jason Vale, The Juice Master, "it takes 15 minutes for a juice to be absorbed into the bloodstream". Cold pressed juice, in the way that it is extracted, contains only soluble fibre which makes it easier for the body to digest. Consuming fresh fruits and vegetables, whilst has its own benefits, they contain the soluble fibre which takes longer to digest in the body, applying unnecessary pressure on the gut.

How long can Cold Pressed Juice last in the fridge?

Cold pressed juice can last in the fridge for upto 5 days, without spoiling. Provided it is kept sealed, air-tight and not exposed to too much light, prevents oxidation and subsequently lasts longer. It is vital for cold pressed juice to be kept refrigerated at 5 degrees celsius at all times.

How long does it take to see the benefits of juicing?

You can start to feel the effects of consuming cold pressed juice from as little as 3 days. That said, to see the full effects, it usually takes approximately 3 weeks to fully feel the benefits, as this is how long it takes for the cells to regenerate in the body. Three weeks is the golden timeline here to see maximum results, as is the case with new diets, skincare regimes and even weight loss programs.

Is Cold Pressed Juice high in sugar?

Cold pressed juice is high in naturally occurring sugars. Particularly, cold pressed juices containing pears and pineapples usually exhibit the highest amount of natural sugars. That said, the nutritional content and quality of a cold pressed juice should not be overlooked, as they still contain high levels of essential vitamins, minerals, enzymes and antioxidants.