Life Extension®

The Science of a Healthier Life™

With the products from LIFE EXTENSION®, you can count on the highest quality products backed by science, formulated using only the finest ingredients. But this is more than just a supplement maker — the LIFE EXTENSION® brand wants to be your partner to better health. So when you put something in your body, you should have complete confidence you're getting the nutritional benefits your body deserves.

Life Extension – the science of a healthier life

The Life Extension® promise

Trust what you take. Take what you trust.
Pure ingredients. Potent formulas. Quality products.

From cutting-edge nutritional concepts to exceptional products, LIFE EXTENSION® promises to become your definition of trusted quality.


LIFE EXTENSION® take a stringent approach to each and every ingredient: It has to be clean. It has to be fresh. It has to be the best.


From multivitamins to high-potency vitamin D3, the formulations do more than merely address minimum nutritional requirements. Indeed, they often exceed Recommended Dietary Allowances (RDA) because they're based on research revealing what our bodies need for optimal health.


How do to define a quality nutritional supplement then?

It has to be effective — or, simply put, the formula has to work. That's why LIFE EXTENSION® bases its products on the latest research and ensures it is also tested by its own clinical trials.

Live Extension values

Defined by passion. Driven by science. Dedicated to you.
For you who want to live a longer, healthier life.

LIFE EXTENSION® has funded over $180 million toward anti-aging and disease research. They don't plan to stop anytime soon because it's paying off. LIFE EXTENSION® pursuit of innovation has already made life better for millions of people


Independent research is the cornerstone of the LIFE EXTENSION® mission

They fund studies, provide raw materials, and lend their expertise to those pioneering new ways to advance wellness. Together, the quest to uncover answers will lead to hopefully richer, healthier lives.

Scientific research

Introducing the LIFE EXTENSION® research team

LIFE EXTENSION® research team is composed of industry-leading physicians, scientists, pharmacists, statisticians, data managers, and clinical researchers who work tirelessly to substantiate ingredient benefits and the efficacy of their formulations. Constant scrutiny of published scientific findings is used to establish optimal dosages for maximum benefit.

GMP certified production in the USA

All of the products formulated by LIFE EXTENSION® are produced in the USA in accordance with GMP (or Good Manufacturing Practice). 

Their quality control standards have earned GMP registration from the independent organization NSF International. Manufacturing facilities are periodically inspected by either the Food and Drug Administration or the United States Department of Agriculture. 

In addition, Life Extension performs periodic audits of manufacturers to ensure adherence to all regulatory requirements and consistent product quality.

Commitment to Quality – Plan, execute, verify. That's Life Extension®.

A history of discovery and innovation

For more than 40 years, LIFE EXTENSION® has been motivated by the belief that there's a healthier life available to us all if we seek it. This is what inspires the brand to keep pushing the limits of nutritional science.

Many of the strategies LIFE EXTENSION® has recommended are so advanced they're probably 10 to 20 years ahead of the medical mainstream.

Did you know?

  • LIFE EXTENSION® was the first to recommend low-dose aspirin therapy to protect against heart attack.
  • Was the first to recommend CoQ10 for heart health.
  • Was the first to recommend omega-3s in fish oil to promote heart health.
  • LIFE EXTENSION® screen all ingredients for heavy metals, pesticides, and contaminants.
  • LIFE EXTENSION® use advanced analytical chemistry (high-performance liquid chromatography and gas chromatography, microscopy, etc.) to ensure that the raw materials are exactly what they say they are. Plus, they test finished products as well to ensure that what's on the label is what's in the product. Clean and optimal for you.

The 2020s

New Challenges – New Discoveries

  • Introduced stand-alone lithium supplement to support healthy brain aging & longevity (note lithium is not available in EU due to legislations, but popular in the U.S.)
  • Clinically studied 45,000 mcg vitamin K2 supplement released to help maintain bone density
  • Innovative 24-hour vitamin-C hydrogel formula developed

The 2010s

Firsts for the Twenty Tens

  • Ubiquinol CoQ10 combined with shilajit shown to enhance mitochondrial energy output
  • PQQ, which promotes the growth of new mitochondria, is introduced to the U.S.
  • Our dual-mechanism formula to combat immune senescence is developed
  • Our formula for long-term support of a healthy stomach environment is developed
  • A novel extract shown to relieve menopausal symptoms in women is formulated

The 2000s

Innovations for the 21st Century

  • COX-2–inhibiting drugs were revealed as a link to joint damage & vascular disease
  • Helped discover agents that mimic the anti-aging effects of calorie restriction
  • Topical & orally ingested antioxidants shown to support aging skin
  • Olive fruit polyphenols first revealed to boost beneficial HDL
  • A form of CoQ10 that the body absorbs more easily than the traditional form is introduced

The 1990s

Highlights of our second decade

  • Melatonin – Introduced the sleep supporting hormone to the American public
  • The first public mail-order blood-screening tests for age-related diseases founded
  • Fibrinogen blood levels first noted as a risk factor for heart attack & stroke
  • S-adenosyl-methionine (SAMe) – Introduced this mood support nutrient to the U.S.
  • Our first ground-breaking Disease Prevention and Treatment textbook is published

The 1980s

A glance at our first decade of firsts

  • DHEA – Introduced this popular anti-aging hormone (note DHEA is not available in EU due to legislations, but popular in the U.S.)
  • Low-dose aspirin – First to recommend daily use to help prevent vascular disease
  • Coenzyme Q10 (CoQ10) – First introduced the anti-aging nutrient
  • Lycopene – First revealed to contain cancer-preventive properties
  • Phosphatidylserine – First to recommend this nutrient to improve memory and brain aging

Have you got further questions about Life Extension®?

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