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Food pigment Herbal Marigold Flower Extract Lutein Esters
Product Name: Lutein esters
Latin Name:Tagetes erecta L
Part of Used:Marigold Flowers
Active Ingredients: lutein, lutein ester, zeaxanthin
What is the Lutein esters?
Carrots, squash and other orange and yellow fruits and vegetables are sources of lutein. Green leafy vegetables, such as spinach, also contain high amounts of lutein. All are an important part of a healthy diet. Lutein is also available as a dietary supplement. The Age Related Eye Disease study found that high doses of lutein, combined with other antioxidants, may help slow down the progression of macular degeneration. The supplement formula used in the study is Twin Lab Ocuvite (buy direct), which also contains zinc and other antioxidants.
|Product name:||Lutein Esters||C/O:||China|
|Latin name:||Tagetes erecta L|
|Main Ingredient:||Lutein Esters|
|Test method:||HPLC||Part Used:||flowers|
|CAS NO.:||547-17-1||Appearance:||Light Yellow Powder|
|Function||Protect our eyesight, play an important protective role to the yellow spotof retina, when lack of xanthophyll will lead to macular degeneration and vision blurred, then deterioration of eyesight.|
Antioxidant, reduce the risk of cardiovascular disease, coronary heart disease and cancer.
Postpone early period of atherosclerosis process.
Inhibit various of cancer, such as breast cancer, prostate cancer and colorectal cancer.
|Applications||Applied in food field,as a kind of natural colorant, which will add color for goods.|
Applied in health product field, lutein can replenishes nourients for eyes, protect the retina.
Applied in cosmetics field, also used to reduce age pigment of people.
1.Good for eyes and effective in treating cataract.
2.Effective in treating age-related macular degeneration.
3.Prevention of cardiovascular disease.
4.Antioxidant and anti-cancer.