Tag: Sleep

ZMA vs. GABA: Why The Difference Is Important

ZMA and GABA are two ingredients that we commonly see in sleep supplements, but they’re very different things. For one, ZMA is actually a combo of three ingredients: Zinc asparate, magnesium aspartate, and vitamin B6. GABA (short for Gamma-Aminobutyric Acid),…

Is Lucid Dreaming the Next Big Thing in Sleep?

There are a number of sleep supplements on the market claiming to help induce lucid dreaming. I, unsurprisingly, will be setting out to test some of them and give my reviews in the near future. But what exactly is lucid…

New Mood and Alpha BRAIN Together: A User’s Take

Though I’m most interested in sleep and recovery supplements — and testing them! — I’ve also experimented with some fairly mainstream, natural nootropics (aka brain supplements). One of those is Alpha BRAIN, a popular nootropic formula made by Onnit. Onnit

Is Natrol Melatonin Vegan/Vegetarian?

Natrol is one of the most popular manufacturers of melatonin supplements, and their fast dissolve formulas are among their best known. But as I outlined in my review of Natrol’s fast dissolve melatonin, there are some definite issues beyond the…