Quick Take: Oh, masculinity – a complex concept that encompasses so many attributes that for generations have been the very definition of being a man. So, what does it take to be manly? Bravery? Strength? Testosterone? Masculini T™ claims that you mostly just have to be horny. At least, that’s what their formula suggests along with a few other manly things. Allow me to explain in this review.
- A product of LifeSeasons, Masculini T is this brand’s “testosterone support” formula.
- Aside from a single vitamin, everything on Masculini-T is herbs
- Tribulus Terrestris and Fenugreek are its top ingredients, both receiving decent 400 mg dosages
- Adds a nootropic twist with Oat Straw and Ginkgo Biloba
- Not a very strong T booster but makes up for it with libido and smarts
- Prices vary but Masculini T is available to buy online including Amazon and vitaminshoppe. Unfortunately, I couldn’t find it on GNC.
|Tribulus terrestris (fruit extract) 40% saponins||400 mg|
|Fenugreek Extract (seed) 50% saponins Fenusterol®||400 mg|
|Maca Extract 5:1 Lepedium meyenii) (root)||300 mg|
|Horny Goat Weed Extract 10% (Epimedium sagittatum)||200 mg|
|Longjax Extract 20:1 (Eurycoma longifolia jack)||100 mg|
|Muira Puama Extract 4:1 (Ptychopetalum olacoides)||100 mg|
|Oat Straw Extract 10:1 (Avena sativa) (stem)||100 mg|
|Korean Ginsing (Panax Ginseng) (root)||100 mg|
|Ginkgo Biloba Extract (leaf) 24/6 (24% flavone glycosides, 6% terpene lactones)||60 mg|
|Catuaba Extract 4:1 (Trichilia catigua) (bark)||50 mg|
Masculini-T’s T-Boosters & Other Ingredients
Niacin – Helps regulate cholesterol and triglycerides which makes it pretty good for your cardiovascular system. It also helps convert food into energy.
Tribulus terrestris – Even standardized to 40% saponins, Tribulus isn’t actually a testosterone booster. It’s quite potent for sex though.
Fenusterol® – Branded Fenugreek that Inhibits the enzymes that convert testosterone to estrogen and DHT, leading to more “free” testosterone. It’s also pretty good for libido and physical performance.
Maca – Capable of boosting sex drive and sperm quality without necessarily altering levels of testosterone, especially at this concentrated 5:1 extract.
Horny Goat Weed – As the name suggests, it gets goats (and humans) horny but it does so without boosting testosterone, even at this potent 10% extract.
Eurycoma longifolia (Tongkat Ali) – At this 20:1 concentration, this is a potent libido enhancer that also seems to increase “free” testosterone by inhibiting SHBG. Research suggests it can also help balance testosterone and cortisol, making it theoretically suitable for bodybuilding.
Muira Puama – Under-researched as a testosterone booster but it was traditionally used for libido.
Oat Straw – Popular in nootropic products for its ability to improve cognition but it also seems to have circulatory benefits.
Panax Ginseng – An adaptogenic herb that helps balance stress and prolactin. These effects could help testosterone status but research is shady as of the moment.
Ginkgo Biloba – Also commonly found in nootropic stacks. This one seems to have benefits regarding attention as well as circulation.
Let me ask you something. When was the last you had wet dreams? You know, those vivid dreams of you having insane sex that woke you up with an orgasm and an erection so strong, you could use your penis as a baseball bat. That was probably a long, long time ago, right?
Well, with the last ingredient in Masculini T, you might have just that. This potent Catuaba extract supports those wild, erotic dreams by boosting sex drive even while you’re asleep.
Each serving of Masculini-T consists of 3 capsules. As per the instructions given by Life Seasons, those 3 capsules are to be taken at different times throughout the day. Basically, that’s just 1 capsule taken 3x per day.
To maximize your benefits, “consider taking one minute to sit down, close your eyes, and visualize feeling strong and masculine.” I know it’s cheesy but LifeSeasons said that themselves.
Starting with the top ingredients (not named Niacin), we have Tribulus and Fenugreek. With potent qualities and 400 mg dosages, both of these herbs are top-grade and decently dosed natural libido boosters with the bonus of Fenugreek providing some support for bodybuilding and “free” testosterone.
Following these two herbs are more libido boosters. Sadly, most of them prime you for intense sex without actually boosting testosterone. But, hey, that’s okay, right? Well, sort of – because sex makes you feel good but, you know what makes a horny man even manlier? Intelligence. Ask around and a lot of women will tell you that there’s few things sexier than a smart man who knows his way around the bedroom and with the nootropics in Masculini-T, you might just be that man.
Anyway, let’s circle back to bodybuilding and testosterone. Masculini-T also has Tongkat Ali, Panax Ginseng, Oat Straw, and Ginkgo Biloba. Among these, only Tongkat Ali has a relatively well-researched effect on testosterone and cortisol. The latter ingredients have the combined benefits of improved blood flow, energy levels, and (again) libido.
With Fenugreek and Tongkat Ali being the only two ingredients likely to influence testosterone, I think it’s safe to say that Masculini-T isn’t a powerful testosterone booster. However, it does have other benefits that, although not correlated to massive boosts in test, are still pretty darn manly.
Does it Work?
If we’re singularly talking about testosterone, Masculini-T works very minimally. Like I said, the only two ingredients you can really count on in here for that particular benefit is Fenugreek and Tongkat Ali. Although these two are great natural T boosters, they’re even better for sex.
Speaking of sex, I think that’s where Masculini-T makes its money. Literally every herb in here is a libido booster and with their top-grade qualities and decent dosages, Masculini-T looks well capable of rejuvenating your youthful sex drive and performance. Aside from elevating libido though, Masculini-T also makes you smarter, and with the benefits to circulation and energy, it also helps you perform better at the gym.
- No prop blends – Writing reviews for supplements with proprietary formulas are a pain in the ass. Thankfully, Masculini-T is transparent with all its dosages.
- Potency – Except for Panax Ginseng, all the herbs here are top-shelf products.
- Smart and horny – A plausible combination for extra creative and extra intense sexual activity.
- All Natural – Life Seasons making Mother Nature proud. By the way, this also means that Masculini-T is most likely free of any major side effects.
- Feels good – It’s a bad thing because it misleads customers into thinking they actually have boosted testosterone when in fact, they only feel the secondary effects of T.
- Weak – It could very well be a solid male health supplement but it doesn’t do much for testosterone.
- Dosage – They do mostly look decent but they start to dwindle down after Tribulus and Fenugreek.
The Bottom Line
I think we all agree that high libido is a trademark trait of a man’s masculinity but it sure as hell ain’t everything. At the very core, masculinity is fueled by testosterone and Masculini-T just isn’t one of those high octane testosterone boosters. Regardless of testosterone prowess though, Masculini T’s all natural, mostly herbal formula looks quite promising for male health.