A skinny shot is an intramuscular injection that contains a mixture of B vitamins and amino acids resulting in improved energy, liver detoxification and increased metabolism of fats. It is often injected one to two times a week into the gluteal region. The combination of B vitamins and amino acids work in harmony to enhance one another’s effects resulting in optimal fat metabolism.
What is in a Skinny Shot?
Methionine is a sulphur-containing amino acid that is important for many bodily functions. It acts as a lipotropic agent and can prevent excess fat buildup in the liver and the body. It is also helpful in improving energy and can be beneficial for allergy treatment due to its effects on histamine release.
Inositol is a nutrient in the B vitamin family that aids in the metabolism of fats and helps to reduce cholesterol. It also participates in the action of serotonin making it beneficial to help with mood and appetite control.
Choline supports liver health by detoxifying the body and liver from chemical waste in the body. It is also required for the metabolism of fats and cholesterol making it beneficial to hormone, cardiovascular and liver optimization.
L-Carnitine is an amino acid that is often used as a weight loss supplement. It plays a crucial role in energy production and transporting fatty acids into the mitochondria, making it very important in metabolism optimization.
B12 is a water soluble vitamin that plays an important role in nerve health and red blood cell production. It aids in both the quality and production of red blood cells resulting in improved blood circulation and energy. B12 is used in many different metabolic pathways and is necessary for metabolism, DNA replication and cell growth. Many patients notice improved energy after taking B12, especially if they are deficient.