NEW: PERKii Probiotic Shot

NEW: PERKii Probiotic Shot

INTRODUCING the new PERKii Super Probiotic Shots! Each high-potency 60ml shot is bottled with 8 billion of our targeted release probiotics, micro-shielded to get through to your gut.

The probiotic used, Bifidobacterium lactis is one of the world's most researched strain, and is best consumed daily over a 3 week or more period. Available exclusively online in two flavours!

January 21, 2022 — Andy Kelly
Top 50 Fastest Growing Companies in Australia

Top 50 Fastest Growing Companies in Australia

We’re incredibly proud to announce that PERKii has made the Australian Financial Review's Fast 100 List! The annual publication compiles the fastest growing companies in Australia.

PERKii Probiotics was started at the University of Queensland, with the goal to increasing probiotic efficacy through micro-shield technology. Fast-forward to today, and our Probiotic Drinks can be found in over 5,000 points of distribution - including Woolworths and Coles.

December 17, 2021 — Andy Kelly
6 Ways To Support Gut Health This Christmas

6 Ways To Support Gut Health This Christmas

To ensure your gut bacteria stays nice and healthy over this festive season, there are a few simple habits you can adopt. Whether it’s by using the time to get more sleep, or incorporating probiotics into your festive routine - there’s plenty of ways to look after your gut.

In this blog post, we’ve listed 6 ways you can support your gut health this Christmas - take a look!

December 02, 2021 — Andy Kelly
How Often Should You Take Probiotics?

How Often Should You Take Probiotics?

When it comes to probiotic dosage, there are many aspects to take into account, from the number of colony-forming-units (CFUs) alive in the product, to the particular probiotic strain being consumed.

In this post, we’ve covered everything you need to know about probiotics, their benefits and recommended optimal consumption frequency - check it out!

November 02, 2021 — Andy Kelly
The Benefits Of Probiotic Drinks

The Benefits Of Probiotic Drinks

With their growing popularity, probiotic drinks have certainly made an impact over the last few years - and for good reason. So what exactly are the benefits of probiotic drinks, particularly when compared to regular probiotic products?

Not only do they provide a stable environment for living probiotics to thrive, but they also offer a refreshing alternative to 'hard-to-swallow' supplements. In this article we've explored the advantages of consuming probiotics through drinks. Check it out!

October 21, 2021 — Andy Kelly
Do Probiotics Survive In The Stomach?

Do Probiotics Survive In The Stomach?

As nourishing as probiotics can be for our body, their journey to the intestines can be rough - especially as they pass through the stomach. In fact, some studies show that 99% of non micro-shield probiotics can die off in the first 30 minutes in a low pH environment. 

In this article, we’ve covered everything you need to know about how stomach acid impacts the efficacy of your probiotic and what you should look for to counter this - take a look!

September 30, 2021 — Andy Kelly
Lady drinking perkii probiotic drink

When Is The Best Time To Take Probiotics?

A hot topic of discussion in the probiotic community, knowing the 'when' and 'why' of probiotic consumption will help you maximise the benefits of these micro-organisms.

In this blog post, we’ve covered everything you need to know about getting the most from your probiotic supplement. Take a look! (Hint: it’s all about survival through the stomach)

August 31, 2021 — Andy Kelly
How to Heal Gut Health Naturally

How to Heal Gut Health Naturally

We rely on the gut to maintain our general wellbeing. It is vital to so many areas of our health - from heart and mental health, to quality of sleep, digestion and so much more. On top of this, our gut also plays a big role in our immune system - helping us to effectively fight off disease.

With these 6 natural tips up your sleeve, you can supply your gut with everything it needs to keep you feeling your very best (number two is our personal favourite).

August 12, 2021 — Andy Kelly
How to Pick a Probiotic

How to Pick a Probiotic

When it comes to supporting your gut health, learning how to pick a probiotic is an essential lesson. After all, these humble bacteria can offer a powerhouse of digestive benefits that cannot be ignored!

So, are you ready to learn how to pick a probiotic? In this post, we’ve covered everything you need to know about choosing the right probiotic for you - take a look!

July 23, 2021 — Andy Kelly
How To Improve Immunity For Winter

How To Improve Immunity For Winter

As the temperature starts to drop, many of us begin wondering how to improve immunity for winter. After all, with an increased vulnerability to infection during this chilly time, it’s important to ensure our immune system is in tip-top shape.

In this post, we’ve provided a few tips, from exercise to probiotic supplementation, to keep you feeling your very best throughout winter. Take a look!

July 02, 2021 — Andy Kelly
Nikki Lancaster

Pre & Probiotics For Good Gut Health

Gut health refers to our gut microbiome which is the colonies of different microorganisms living in our gastrointestinal tract. These include bacteria, viruses, and fungi of which there are trillions present within our large intestine (or colon). These microorganisms can be both good and bad, however through lifestyle and medical choices, we have the ability to improve our gut microbiome.
May 19, 2021 — Andy Kelly
Probiotics that Resist Stomach Acid

Probiotics that Resist Stomach Acid

It’s easy to read about the myriad of health benefits of a thriving community of living probiotics within the microbiome. From supporting immune response (lactobacillus casei) and bowel function (bifidobacterium), probiotics have been shown in multiple independent studies, and across a variety of strains, to impact our health in a variety of ways.
January 15, 2021 — Andy Kelly