MSM is found in every cell in the body including hair, skin, nails and joints in
all animals. It is part of the amino acid chain and is responsible for enabling the
intake of essential nutrients.
It is believed that MSM has powerful anti-oxidant properties and may help to protect
the body against allergens. It reduces pain and stiffness in joints by preventing
pressure build up in cells and enabling the intake of nutrients whilst reducing swelling
MSM contains significant amounts of sulphur which is needed
to maintain cell health and regulate other fluids. It is necessary for the production
of collagen and keratin which are the protein sources for healthy skin, nails and
MSM is found in many food sources including raw fruits, vegetables, nuts and seeds.
It is found in abundance in sea kelp.
MSM is frequently included in dog food supplements as it provides all-round health
benefits and optimises the likelihood of success for absorbing other active ingredients.