Healthy Origins, Astaxanthin, 4 mg, 60 Softgels88 Reviews
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0.18 lbs (0.08 kg)
- Product Code: HOG-84913
- UPC Code: 603573849139
- Package Quantity: 60 Softgels
- Dimensions: 2.1 x 2.1 x 3.8 in, 0.15 lbs (0.07 kg)
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- Supports Joint & Tendon Health
- Supports Cardiovascular Health
- Supports Healthy Immune Function
- Supports Eye Health
- Dietary Supplement
Healthy Origins Natural Astaxanthin is a carotenoid produced from Haematococcus pluvialis microalgae. Carotenoids are organic pigments that naturally occur in plants and other photosynthetic organisms. These organic pigments are responsible for giving many plants, fruits, and sea life their vibrant colors. There are over 600 known carotenoids which are broken down in 2 groups; Xanthophylls and Carotenes.
One of the most important carotenoids in the Xanthophyll group is the super antioxidant Astaxanthin.
Adults: Take 1 (one) to 3 (three) softgels daily, or as directed by a health care professional.
Safflower oil, gelatin, water, glycerin, natural tocopherols.
Free of sugar, starch, yeast, wheat, gluten, nuts, tree nuts, corn, fish, shellfish, egg or lactose. No artificial sweeteners, flavors, or colors. Contains non-GMO soy.
|Serving Size: 3 Softgels|
|Servings Per Container: 20|
|Amount Per Serving||%DV|
|Vitamin A (as Beta Carotene)||195 IU||3%|
|Vitamin E (d-alpha tocopherol)||30 IU||99%|
|Natural Astaxanthin||12 mg||†|
|†Daily Value not established.|
iHerb Customer Reviews
Title says it all. My sense of strength is from observation that taking more than one daily causes me to feel bit off - very similar to sense I get from large doses of B vitamins. My eyes are subtly better after taking these for a few months, mostly long distance vision.
I confess I bought it mostly because i read that if you take one of these and go in the sun you dont burn or get much affected by the UVA and UVB rays...since I live in the tropics and have melasma, I need all the help I can get to avoid the melasma worsening. Too soon to tell about the sun protection claims, as melasma takes a long time to disappear. Will report again later. HOWEVER, what a great antioxidant too, and AMAZING for your eye sight! I think it is responsible for the whites of my eyes being super white! If that is not a sign of youth and health, and dont know what it is!