Zeaxanthin

Zeaxanthin

General Information

Local Name            :  Marigold

Part Used               :  Dried flower mealMarigold dry meal

Active Principle    :  Zeaxanthin – a Xanthophyll

Health Benefits

A healthy fovea (center of the macula) contains a 2:1 ratio of Zeaxanthin to Lutein.
Zeaxanthin protects eyes from harmful blue light induced photo-oxidative stress.
Zeaxanthin is both an antioxidant and an anti-inflammatory
It is used as a preventative measure for cataracts, macular degeneration, and glaucoma.
Its antioxidant properties also keep eyes from getting damage from the UV-rays from sunlight.

Overall, the effect of zeaxanthin is a healthier, younger eye.

Properties

Brick red granular powder Characteristic odour.