Frequently asked questions

If you have a question that is not answered here, please email us at info@kelpme.co.uk


Product Manufacturing and Ingredients

Q: Do your products contain ingredients for common food allergens like gluten and dairy?

A: Kelp Me and Kelp Me Advanced are gluten and dairy free


Q: How much iodine is there is Kelp Me and Kelp Me Advanced?

A: Kelp Me: 125 mcg (approx.) per 5g serving = 83% of the EC NRV (Nutrient Reference Value)

Kelp Me Advanced: 75 mcg (approx.) per 6g serving = 116% of the EC NRV


Q: Where do you source your ingredients?

A: Our ingredients are sourced from a list of trusted global suppliers. All ingredients contained in Kelp Me and Kelp Me Advanced are of premium quality.


Q: Is everything listed on the label included in the product?

A: Yes!


Q: How do you ensure the quality of your products?

A: Our products are made to an exact specification of ingredients and their amounts. We then use an accredited manufacturing facility that blends our ingredients exactly and packages and certifies the finished products.  The products are manufactured per current good manufacturing practice and all batches made are fully recorded and traceable – including every ingredient we use.


Q: Are the products vegetarian and vegan?

A: Kelp Me Advanced is Vegan but Kelp Me is currently Vegetarian but not vegan yet. Our next batch of Kelp Me will be! Vitamin D3 will be switched to D2 so the product will be vegan. 


Q: Are Kelp Me and Kelp Me Advanced non-GM?

A: Yes


Q: Are Kelp Me and Kelp Me Advanced kosher?

A: Yes


Q: Are Kelp Me and Kelp Me Advanced certified organic?

A: Unfortunately not – but it is made with the best herbs and nutrients available.


Q: What’s a whole food?

A: whole food is one that is consumed in its natural form without any physical change or additives.


Product Use

Q: When is the best time to take Kelp Me or Kelp me Advanced?

A: Kelp Me is best taken fifteen to thirty minutes before meals. The glucomannan and alginate will form a viscous gel-like substance in your stomach, giving you a feeling of fullness, suppress your appetite and will keep you full to help you stop snacking during the day.   Or take a glass mid morning or mid afternoon – instead of an unhealthy snack


Q: Is there anything to be aware of when taking Kelp Me or Kelp me Advanced?

A: Yes always consume with 250ml of liquid to allow the glucomannan to do its work effectively


Q: How many times can I take Kelp Me or Kelp me Advanced a day?

A: Up to twice a day


Q: Can I take too much Kelp Me or Kelp Me Advanced?

A: Not really, there are no toxic elements/ingredients in Kelp Me or Kelp Me Advanced - any excess nutrients will be excreted out.  


Q: Can Kelp Me or Kelp me Advanced be taken during pregnancy or lactation?

A: Women who are pregnant or nursing and children should consult their doctor before consuming


Q: I have hypothyroid / hyperthyroid (overactive/underactive thyroids) and or I am taking medication for my thyroid (e.g Thyroxine) can I take Kelp Me and Kelp Me Advanced?

A: Kelp Me and Kelp Me Advanced CAN be taken by people suffering by either over active or under active Thyroid glands but ANYONE taking medication for their thyroid should check with their Doctor before consuming Kelp Me and Kelp Me Advanced.


Q: Can I take Kelp Me or Kelp Me Advanced with IBS, colitis or crohns?

A: Glucomannan, is often used as a treatment for IBS and colitis as is Bbifidobacterium infantis also found in Kelp Me and Kelp Me Advanced


Q: How long until I should see change?

A: This depends on how much work you put in, the importance of having a good diet and regular exercise are widely documented with regards to good weight management. Kelp Me and Kelp me Advanced will help you achieve your goals but the speed at which it occurs is slightly down to the user, Some of our customers have seen change after just 2 to 3 weeks


Q: Can I eat Kelp Me and Kelp Me Advanced after it has formed a gel?

A: Yes you can and some of our customers love taking it this way but we recommend for best effect to let this happen in your stomach –  stir the powder into your juice or smoothie and drink straight away.


Q: Can I have Kelp Me and Kelp Me Advanced with water?

A: Yes, but Kelp Me and Kelp Me Advanced tastes of cinnamon so works best with juices (try apple for a taste of Christmas), smoothies and yoghurt 


Q: Is there anything I shouldn’t take Kelp Me or Kelp Me Advanced with?

A: No but it you have a reaction or are on medication it is always best to consult a doctor


Q: Can Kelp Me change the colour of my urine?

A: Yes it can make it appear slightly yellow or even light green, there is nothing to worry about – this stems from the strong colour of some of the B vitamins and nutrients in Kelp Me and Kelp Me Advanced