Lutein is a natural antioxidant which can be found in a wide range of fruits and vegetables, especially in dark green leafy vegetables such as kale and collards. Classified as carotenoid, it performs well in helping eyes to function properly both in terms of general health and their ability to process blue light. With its function in medical treatment, lutein can also be used to reduce the chance of developing macular degeneration. As many luteins are stored in the eyes, it is thought to have a direct impact on the condition of the macula. Its content in the retinadetermines the quality of central vision.
Calendula Extract 10:1 Main Functions
Lutein is one kind of mixed carotenoid including zeaxanthin and cryptoxanthin. It is natural colorant, pigment, and antioxidant with stable, safe and reliable effect. Main functions are as follows:
(1)Promoting the healthy of eye and skin through reducing the risk of macular degeneration, supporting normal eye functions and protecting the retina by blocking harmful blue light.
(2)Eliminating free-radicals,protecting human body from harm??improve immunity, protecting skin from the harmful solar ray.
(3) Preventing cardiopathy and cancer.
(4) Resisting arteriosclerosis