82 Labs

82 Labs is an early-stage startup working with a research team at USC (Dr. Jing Liang) to help people feel amazing after a night out. We’re based in Los Angeles, California, and backed by Slow Ventures, 500 Startups, and Strong Ventures. Our first product is a liquid dietary supplement called Morning Recovery.


Investors

 
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On July 5, 2017, Morning Recovery launched to public through Indiegogo. Within an hour, the campaign reached 100% of its production goal. The campaign finished a month later at 940%; having raised over $240K USD. 

 
 

Want more background about Morning Recovery? Check out Our Story.

 

Product

 
 
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Morning Recovery is your best friend. Drink it during or after a night out and wake up feeling great!

 

Specs:

Size: 100ml recyclable glass bottles
Shelf life: 2 years
Main ingredients: Hovenia Dulcis extract, electrolytes, milk thistle, vitamin B complex (B1, B3, B5, B6, B9, and B12) prickly pear extract, taurine and water
Flavor: Peach
Retail price: $5.00 USD/ bottle
 
 

Team

 
 
 
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Sisun Lee, Co-Founder/CEO

Prior to starting Morning Recovery, Sisun was a staff product manager at Tesla, and a product manager at Uber and Facebook. He graduated with a Systems Design Engineering degree from the University of Waterloo.

His story with Morning Recovery begins with his trip to Korea where he witnessed locals frequently taking drinking supplements to reduce the lingering effects of alcohol. Inspired by his personal frustrations in dealing with hangovers, he dove into research, and created Morning Recovery with the goal of helping people get back their time

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Advisor

 

Dr. Liang is an advisor of 82 Labs; company behind Morning Recovery. 

She holds a M.D. and P.H.D. from the department of molecular and medical pharmacology at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA.

"Morning Recovery has the necessary ingredients, knowledge, and technology to help you. I’m a strong supporter of Sisun and his team’s mission to continue creating the healthiest solutions for the world."

Published "Dihydromyricetin As A Novel Anti-Alcohol Intoxication Medication"

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Press Coverage

 
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In The News

 

Business Insider

"There must be a lot of people in the world who would say "cheers" to that.” 

Julie Bort, Business Insider

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Mashable

World's heaviest drinking country is here to save your morning

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NBC Bay Area

"Throbbing headaches, stomach pain, light and sound sensitivity usually don’t make for good business – except when it comes to Sisun Lee."

Rebecca Greenway, NBC Bay Area

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Alphr

"Lee’s journey from computer engineer to a body and food “hacker” has echoes of Soylent founder Rob Rhinehart’s journey. Perhaps Lee’s Morning Recovery can spark a similar global food revolution."  

Vaughn Highfield, Alphr

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Uncrate

"Morning Recovery though, sounds incredibly promising. All you need to do is drink it during or after a night of drinking." 

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Liquor.com

"This miracle potion may just become your liver’s best friend." 

Hayden Laimer, Liquor.com

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How It Works

Meet your liver's new best friend

Morning Recovery is formulated to boost your body's natural response to alcohol. Drink it before going to bed and wake up feeling great. Learn about the science.

 
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Brand Assets

 
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You can use our logo and branding where you have the right to do so, but please don’t do anything that could be considered misleading - that includes altering our logo or combining them with any other graphics, using the Morning Recovery name in your own name, or implying endorsement from or a partnership with Morning Recovery without written consent from us. If in doubt, feel free to get in touch with us at team@morningrecoverydrink.com.


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Contact

For press inquiries, please contact team@morningrecoverydrink.com