Product: Lutein powder
Botanical Source:Marigold Flower
Latin Name:Tagetes Erecta L.
Appearance: yellow fine powder
Specification: 5%, 10%, 20%, 50%, 90% HPLC/ UV
Molecular formula: C30H26O12
Molecular weight: 568.85
Lutein is found extensively in the human diet, being present mostly in dark, leafy green vegetables, such as spinach, kale and broccoli.
(1). Lutein can protect our eyesight, with the function of delaying eye's ageing;
(2). Lutein has the antioxidant effect, reducing the risk of cardiovascular disease, coronary heart disease and cancer;
(3). Lutein can postpone early atherosclerosis process ;
(4). Lutein has effect of inhibiting cancer, such as breast cancer, prostate cancer and colorectal cancer.
(1). Applied in food field, as a kind of natural colorant, adding shine for goods;
(2). Applied in health product field, lutein can replenishes nourients for eyes, and protecting the retina;
(3). Applied in cosmetics field, lutein is used to reduce age pigment of people.