Thrive and shakeology cannot be compared. Shakeology is super! Thrive is known for being a quick fix. They have a wide range of products which they offer. Their main product in their lineup is the Thrive Shake. But their most popular product is the patch that has two main ingredients being caffeine and B 12.
Different from Shakeology, Thrive shake is not intended to be a meal replacement drink it is processed as a total premium, ultra-micronized lifestyle mix. Thrive shake has only two flavors, vanilla and chocolate. Thrive boasts of having a blend of vitamins, minerals, plant extracts, anti-oxidants, enzymes, probiotics, and amino acids. Thrive has a collection of supplements but mostly not in shake form which work together and their core function is to work on the energy levels. Thrive products contain loads of vitamin b and stimulants.
Thrive also have a variety of supplements that deals with specific needs such as sleep issues and joint support.
Thrive mix was made to be mixed with the Thrive capsules and DFT patches for something they like to call Thrive experience. Some of its benefits are weight management, immune support, anti-aging, and joint support. All Thrive products contain caffeine. It prices range between 100 and USD 200 for a month. Thrive shake is soy based which is very harmful to your body and hormones.
On to shakeology, it is a meal replacement that contains all kind of nutrients, vitamins and minerals in their true form. It contains whey protein, quinoa, chia seeds, maca root, and much more nutrients that a person would consume each day. Shakeology offers a variety of flavors which include strawberry, chocolate, vanilla, and green berry. It had also recently introduced vegan chocolate and strawberry banana which was a good move because of the vegetarians.
The main ingredients in shakeology include whey based protein which helps in lowering blood pressure, cholesterol levels, and developing muscle. Next in line is pea protein which keeps a person full and helps in lean muscle development. Another ingredient is the maca root which helps in regulating hormones and stabilizes an individual’s mood. Last but not least is flax which has omega 3 and protects the body from cancer, diabetes, stroke, and any heart diseases.
Shakeology is either used as a meal replacement or a snack with nutritious ingredients. Each shakeology shake contains 140-160 calories depending on the flavor and 16-17 grams of whey protein. The protein helps in sustaining and refueling and individual after a workout. Shakeology contains all natural ingredients and so it doesn’t have any artificial flavors.
Shakeology contains almost over 50% of the recommended daily intake per serving. It costs approximately USD 120 and it’s a serving for 30 days.
Here are the nutritional facts of Thrive Shake:
Calories 160 230
Total fat 1g 6g
Total Carbs 18g 19g
Dietary Fiber 4g 4g
Sugars 8g 8g
Protein 16g 26g
Shakeology wins because the protein and the caloric intake per serving plus the super ingredients is really great. It also has the vegan formula for a vegetarian it would be a great deal. There is nothing problematic in shakeology only if you have a case of specific food allergies.