111: Biohacking for Mothers – Classes From the Bulletproof Convention


Final week Heather from MommyPotamus.com and I had the risk to wait Dave Asprey’s Bulletproof Biohacking Convention in California. We spotted a few a laugh new tendencies, attempted a few ordinary well being remedies and met a few fantastic other folks. We additionally were given to take a look at a host of remedies that we’d by no means be in a position to take a look at within the commonplace process day by day lifestyles as mothers.

Listed here are a few of our key takeaways…

Biohacking Developments We Spotted

There have been dozens of companies on the convention showing and demonstrating their merchandise. We have been acquainted with many of those merchandise already but in addition discovered a few a laugh new issues to take a look at. There have been additionally a few significant ordinary developments some of the providers.

Purple Lighting fixtures

We noticed a LOT of goods that concerned pink gentle or infrared by hook or by crook. We’ve each shared approximately the advantages of sure varieties of pink lighting fixtures in our posts approximately saunas (see Heather’s submit right here and mine right here).

That is the sauna we each have and love.

I’ve additionally mentioned the advantages of Pink Gentle treatment on this podcast and on this weblog publish. That is the purple gentle I’ve and use at house.

Wave Vibration

A lot of just right vibrations happening on the biohacking convention… actually. There used to be a undeniable habitual subject of biohacking with top velocity vibrations of other kinds. This incorporated the whole thing from Dave Asprey’s personal wave vibration plate to more than a few vibration generation apparatus.

We liked the Speedy Free up software that may be utilized by docs and bodily therapists for serving to muscle ache and making improvements to mobility. I used it a couple of occasions on the convention on my Achilles that has been sore for the reason that a actually lengthy hike in advance this yr and I’ve been ache loose ever in view that.

Any other software I’ve been the use of in recent years, (that may be so much more cost effective and in addition smartly examined) is the Myobuddy Massager.

Either one of those equipment paintings at the fascia and deeper tissue. Athletes use them for restoration and progressed muscle efficiency and the ones with persistent sicknesses can use them for higher lymphatic glide and stepped forward sleep.


Mushrooms have been additionally a habitual development on the convention. Sure kinds of mushrooms like Lion’s Mane, Chaga, Cordyceps and others are smartly-studied for his or her mind advantages.

We’ve been consuming mushroom improved wireless espresso from 4 Sigmatic for a very long time (use the code “wellnessmama” to get 15% off at this hyperlink) and a majority of these shrooms have been appearing up at many cubicles across the convention. If truth be told, one team even had mushroom published pants!

Mind Coaching

It isn’t a surprise that there used to be an emphasis on mind development at this convention. We had a blast checking out probably the most mind coaching apparatus, and Heather were given to take a look at the Rolls Royce of mind coaching- the forty Years of Zen software that Dave hosts. There have been additionally units designed to give a boost to the mind for sleep or to lend a hand psychological center of attention in different ways.

Ben Greenfield

Ben will have been in Finland at some other convention, however he without a doubt made an look on the Bulletproof convention too! We spotted no less than five companies who had an image of him of their advertising, together with a lifestyles-measurement image of him on the Joovv sales space.

Countdown of Our Favorites

We attempted to take a look at each and every remedy on the convention however couldn’t make it thru all of them. We most probably attempted no less than eighty% and counted down an inventory of our most sensible favorites:

four. ARX Device

This system is a automatic exercise system that creates probably the most extreme exercise of your lifestyles in beneath mins. Actually. We attempted it however gained’t display photograph proof as a result of we appear to be we have been pushing out small children. It used to be that onerous.

The fundamental concept is that the device creates resistance at the up and the down motion of any motion. As an example, for those who do a curl, lifting the load is all the time more difficult than reducing it backpedal. That is the character of muscular tissues nevertheless it makes it tricky to successfully paintings the down motion. This device gives resistance on each and fits your power so it all the time will get more difficult as you get more potent. It introduced my muscle tissues to fatigue in most effective four-6 reps. Loopy.

three. Hydrogen and Oxygen Bar

There have been rather a couple of machines and coverings that assist you to breathe a few form of focused substance. We attempted the oxygen bar which presented oxygen infused with very important oils. It used to be enjoyable however now not floor breaking. We additionally attempted the hydrogen bar and each spotted a large rush of power and center of attention from that.

2. Hyperbaric Oxygen Chamber

A in reality promising well being remedy however by no means one we will be able to check out each day! The fundamental concept is that you simply move right into a pressurized chamber with brought oxygen. The drive (starting from 1.three to two.five occasions common atmospheric drive) lets in oxygen to go into cells extra temporarily and successfully. This in flip improves cell phone task and promotes therapeutic.

This remedy is being utilized in treating disturbing mind accidents, lyme illness, and plenty of different issues.

1. Mind Coaching- forty Years of Zen

We were given to take a look at a few mind coaching units and the transparent favourite used to be the only Heather attempted- forty Years of Zen. The fundamental concept is that it trains your mind to create Alpha waves (answerable for “go with the flow” state) extra successfully. This occurs throughout meditation as smartly, particularly with prolonged coaching, however this system substantially hurries up the method. Therefore the identify.

Biohacks to Do At House

As a laugh as all of the issues we attempted on the convention are… so much of them aren’t issues so much folks can do each day or at house. On the comparable time, lots of them have been just right reminders of extra fundamental and more cost effective issues we will have to all be doing day by day at house. Listed here are a few most sensible biohacks to take a look at at house with none pricey apparatus:


More than one audio system on the adventure spoke concerning the significance of gratitude in day by day lifestyles to shift our psychological center of attention. The advantages are smartly studied and this is a straightforward factor to enforce. Take a couple of mins an afternoon together with your circle of relatives to percentage issues you’re thankful for and make it some degree to start out that specialize in what you’re thankful for as an alternative of the issues that rigidity you out.

Dry Brushing

Some of the pricey machines there have been designed to stimulate lymph float. You understand what else does that? Dry brushing! And it’s affordable and simple to do at house.

Right here’s the whole instructional and how one can get began.


Purple gentle treatment and infrared treatments like saunas have their position and are day by day portions of either one of our lives, however gentle treatment can also be a lot more easy. Simply get a few solar!

The solar clearly incorporates those spectrums of sunshine and has such a lot of advantages. My physician recommends getting no less than half-hour of out of doors gentle each and every morning inside of an hour of waking. Even on a cloudy day, the daylight is repeatedly brighter than indoor gentle and accommodates many extra wavelengths of sunshine. This is helping sign our circadian cycles and enhance sleep and center of attention.


There have been such a lot of remedies designed to reinforce sleep. However many people aren’t getting the fundamental really helpful sleep. We are aware of it is very important however we simply don’t do it. If sleep is hard for you, check out those tools:

What do you assume? Attempted any of those? Will you?

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