Designer Protein is the leading legacy brand in the sports and active nutrition category. Since introducing its flagship brand Designer Whey in 1993, the company focuses on creating the highest quality products for active lifestyles. Designer Protein exists to help consumers achieve their health and fitness goals with the most advanced products known to science.


With a passion for creating protein products that make a positive difference in peoples’ lives, Designer Protein continues to push the boundaries to create superior protein products to meet the needs of different lifestyles, diets + way to make nutrition on-the-go easy.

Today, we offer a broad range of protein powders, including natural 100% whey {Designer Whey}, 100% plant-based proteins + superfoods {Essential 10 and Organic Pro 30} and blends of whey + plant proteins {Aria Protein, Sustained Energy and Lite Protein}, designed to support the fitness, weight management, performance and overall wellness goals of active women + men.


Based in Carlsbad, a sunny beachside community in Southern California, Designer Protein is a small, but mighty team passionate about supplying + educating the benefits of protein to everyone. The DP family aspires to live a healthy lifestyle from yoga mats to surfboards + gyms to hiking in the mountains – health + wellness is key.


Designer Protein was the first company to brand commercially instantize whey protein powder for the general consumer marketplace, a forerunner in promoting the removal of artificial ingredients, a pioneer of gluten-free protein powders, an advocate of kosher-certification, and now the first to create a protein that contains the benefits of both egg yolk and egg white.