Now Foods, Astaxanthin, 4 mg, 90 Softgels
By Now Foods166 Reviews
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0.24 lbs (0.11 kg)
- Product Code: NOW-02305
- UPC Code: 733739023056
- Package Quantity: 90 Softgels
- Dimensions: 2 x 2 x 4.2 in, 0.2 lbs (0.09 kg)
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- Cellular Protection
- Potent Free Radical Neutralizer
- GMP Quality Assured
- A Dietary Supplement
Astaxanthin is a naturally occurring carotenoid that, due to its unique structure, performs an important role in cellular free radical protection. NOW Astaxanthin is derived from Non-GMO Haematococcus pluvialis microalgae.
As a dietary supplement, take 1 softgel daily with a fat-containing meal. Consider taking these other NOW products: GliSODin and Alpha Lipoic Acid.
Safflower oil, softgel capsule (gelatin, water, glycerin) and vitamin E (as natural d-alpha tocopherol).
Vitamin E from soy.
Not manufactured with wheat, gluten, milk, egg, fish, shellfish or tree nut ingredients. Produced in a GMP facility that processes other ingredients containing these allergens.
Caution: For adults only. Consult physician if pregnant/nursing, taking medication, or have a medical condition. Keep out of reach of children.
Do not eat freshness packet. Keep in bottle.
Store in a cool, dry place after opening.
|Serving Size: 1 Softgel|
|Amount Per Serving||% Daily Value|
|Natural Astaxanthin (from Haematococcus pluvialis Extract)||4 mg||†|
|† Daily Value not established.|
iHerb Customer Reviews
I've got a nice tan this summer, with little sunburn. My eyes were previously very sensitive to light, but this summer I've been able to go without sunglasses on cloudy days and at night. It was previously not possible. The greatest impact of the product however, I was completely unprepared for. All my life I have been struggling with the mosquitoes. They have ruined many vacations for me. They love me, but I have been very sensitive to their venom. This has meant that I have had major blisters on big parts of my body, which has been insanely itchy. Had I been exposed to mosquitoes, the same mosquito bite could bother me for up to six weeks. This meant that I had to stay away from places where mosquitoes were particularly troublesome. This has placed limitations on what I could join during the summer. This summer however, has been a totally new experience. I've met a lot of mosquitoes and many have bitten, but it has hardly bothered me. A sparse itching immediately and a couple of hours after the bite, but little inconvenience. I can not find any other reason why this has happened, than Astaxanthin (8mg a day) and is delighted that I came across this product. I also have noticed a big improvement in my nose, as previously was constantly clogged. Completely clear airway nowadays...
This has helped with my rosacea. It is also brilliant at stopping the production of DHT which is beneficial to someone with seborrheic dermatitis such as myself. Love.