Cellucor are one of the most popular supplement brands around and so we were keen to find out more about their latest fat burner product.
We’ve already reviewed a lot of Cellucor’s supplements in the SuperHD range. Some of them are good, others not so.
SuperHD Fire stands out a little bit from the rest of the products in the range because it is actually two different supplements in one. But more on that later.
Let’s kick off our Cellucor SuperHD Fire review by starting with the basic facts you need to be aware of.
Of course, you’ve probably already figured out that SuperHD Fire fits into the broader range of supplements commonly known as fat burners.
These are products which contain a number of (usually natural) ingredients to help to encourage your body to burn more fat.
SuperHD Fire is designed to do just that – to get your body burning more fat as energy, so losing weight becomes easier. The official website markets the product as ‘Belly Fat Pills’.
According to the marketing material on the official website, SuperHD Fire will:
• Boost energy levels
• Increase fat burning
• Suppress appetite
This is good news. The best fat burner supplements on the market work in multiple ways to help get your body burning more fat.
Burning more fat than usual is no easy task for your body, so having multiple angles of attack is always going to increase your chances of seeing real results fast.
As we mentioned above, SuperHD Fire differs from a lot of other fat burner supplements because it is essentially two separate products, one which you take in the morning and the other in the afternoon.
We’re now going to go more into detail about how this works in the all-important ingredients section.
Let’s start this section off by taking a close look at the ingredients label of SuperHD Fire.
Because of the two separate supplements, we’re going to break this section into two parts – Morning and Afternoon.
The first disappointing thing that we’ve noticed about both of these supplements is that they use proprietary blends.
This is when the manufacturer has decided to mask the individual doses of the ingredients in an overall ‘blend’.
Generally we don’t like to see this because it means that we don’t actually know how much of each ingredient is included in the product – and this makes it really difficult to judge effectiveness.
MORNING DOSE (Igniter Blend)
• Caffeine Anhydrous – Caffeine is one of our top recommended fat burner ingredients because it’s been shown to boost energy levels and also boost metabolism. It’s a great natural stimulant, the only problem here is that we don’t know the exact dose used because it’s in a proprietary blend. Not good for trying to assess the risk of side effects.
• Cayenne Pepper – This is another good inclusion. Cayenne is also one of our top recommended fat burner ingredients. It helps to both boost fat burning through a process called Thermogenesis, and it also a potent appetite suppressant which can make sticking to your diet much easier. Again, though, we don’t know the exact dose used.
• Sensoril – This is a branded version of Ashwagandha, a herb that is used regularly in Ayurveda, the traditional herbal system in India. It’s been included to help control stress levels, but doesn’t seem to have any direct benefits when it comes to fat burning.
AFTERNOON DOSE (Fuel Blend)
The afternoon dose also contains Cayenne and Caffeine once again as well as a couple of other ingredients,.
• Dyglofit – This is a clinically researched ingredient which claims to help with weight management. We’re not too sure about it, however. We’ve not seen it in many fat burner supplements before, and don’t recommend it as one of the ingredients.
• Huperzine A – This is a substance purified from a plant called Chinese club moss. Cellucor say that they’ve included it in this supplement to enhance cognitive performance. We’re not totally convinced about this ingredient, as it doesn’t seem to help with fat loss.
Although SuperHD Fire does contain a few good things, there are also quite a lot of our favorite fat burning ingredients missing.
For example, there was no Glucomannan. This is a powerful dietary fiber which swells in your stomach to help keep you feeling fuller for longer and therefore make sticking to your diet easier.
There was also no Green Coffee Bean Extract, which is another top fat burner ingredient.
We feel that SuperHD Fire could have benefitted by replacing some of the lesser-known ingredients with proven substances such as the ones above.
You can check out our guide to the best fat burner supplements on the market right now by visiting the page linked below.
Most fat burners are pretty safe but there are still a few things to look out for.
The main issue we’ve found with the supplements we’ve reviewed is the over-use of stimulants such as Caffeine.
In reasonable doses, Caffeine is a great fat burner ingredient, but too much of it can bring about nasty side effects such as the Jitters and energy crashes.
The big problem with SuperHD Fire is that because the Caffeine is included in a proprietary blend, we don’t know exactly how much is in each dose. And that is not good.
The top rated fat burner supplements always show you exactly how much of each ingredient is used so you’ll know whether they are safe or not.
Aside from the Caffeine, we always recommend doing a little bit of your own research into the ingredients used to find out more about them and if they have caused problems for some people.
Each bottle of SuperHD Fire contains a four-week supply.
As we mentioned above, this supplement is rather unique in the sense that he has two different capsules for you to take in the morning and the afternoon.
The directions label says that you should take your morning serving of one red capsule) with a glass of water in the early to middle of the morning.
Than, you are told to take your afternoon serving of one orange capsule with water around 4-6 hours after the morning serving.
There is a warning saying not top take this product within six hours of bedtime.
Generally, these instructions seem a little bit complicated. We prefer fat burners with simple instructions and regular doses.
The best supplements tend to require you to take them three or four times during the day, because that means that your body is constantly being supplied with the fuel it needs to burn more fat.
There were quite a few positive reviews of SuperHD Fire on the official Cellucor website, but it’s not clear whether they moderate or edit these.
So we had a look on Amazon, and the product had an average rating of 3 out of 5 stars.
One verified customer said that the stimulant content was too strong for them and rated it three out of five.
Someone else simply claimed that it just didn’t really work for them, but there were also quite a few positive reviews.
Not in our humble opinion. The fact that SuperHD Fire is missing lots of the top ingredients and uses a proprietary blend means that we don’t recommend it as one of the best products on sale at the moment.
Check out our guide to the best fat burners on sale right now by clicking the link below.
Remember that you should always make sure that you’ve got your diet and exercise regime on point before trying any supplements.
It’s also important to remember that getting into lean shape takes time, patience and perseverance.
If you’re looking for the best supplements, make sure you choose one that doesn’t use a proprietary blend. That way you’ll know exactly what’s in it.
That wraps up our SuperHD Fire review.
Overall, we think this is a below-par product from Cellucor, because it uses a proprietary blend and it has omitted so many top fat burner ingredients.
There are many better alternatives to this product on the market right now in our opinion.
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