ACN | ACNS00446 Lutein & Zeaxanthin | China A Clover Nutrition Inc
ACNS00446 Lutein & Zeaxanthin
Lutein Powder: 5-40% UV & HPLC
Lutein Powder 5%-10% CWS Powder
Zeaxanthine Powder: 5-40% UV & HPLC
Zeaxanthine 5% CWS Powder
Latin Name: Calendula officinalis
- Part of used: Flower
Apperance: Yellow Fine Powder
Application: Eye Health
Lutein & Zeaxanthin is extract from marigold flower(Origined in Shandong, China)
Lutein and its close relative, zeaxanthin, are pigments called carotenoids that are related to beta-carotene and lycopene. The name lutein comes from the Latin word,lutea, meaning yellow.
Lutein (LOO-teen) and zeaxanthin are important nutrients found in green leafy vegetables and various yellow to orange-colored fruits and flowers. Lutein is also found in significant quantities in the yolk of the egg, and in corn. One of the richest sources of lutein and zeaxanthin in nature ismarigold flowers.
Many studies have shown that lutein and zeaxanthin reduce the risk of chronic eye diseases, including age-related macular degeneration (AMD) and cataracts.
The highest concentration is found in the macular area of the retina. They are also present in the lens