Higher Nature Astaxanthin & Blackcurrant provides a vegetarian source of astaxanthin together with Blackcurrant for additional antioxidant protection. Research suggests that Astaxanthin has tremendous promise for maintaining healthy eyes, joints and the immune system. Astaxanthin may also help maintain a healthy cardiovascular system. Higher Nature’s Astaxanthin is obtained from an unpolluted source of marine algae, Haematococcus pluvialis. Blackcurrants are an excellent source of anthocyanidins, polyphenols and vitamin C.
Benefits of Astaxanthin & Blackcurrant:
- Pure astaxanthin from Haematococcus pluvialis
- Blackcurrant which naturally contains anthocyanidins, polyphenols and vitamin C
- Added lycopene from tomato powder
- Perfect for adding the rainbow to your diet
Directions: As a food supplement, adults take two capsules daily. Do not exceed the daily dose.
Does not contain sugar, salt, wheat, gluten, yeast, lactose, dairy products, artificial preservatives, colours or flavourings. Suitable for vegetarians and vegans.
If you are pregnant, breastfeeding, taking any medication or have a medical condition, please consult your healthcare professional before using this product.
Two Astaxanthin and blackcurrant capsules typically provide
Pure astaxanthin 4mg (from haematococcus pluvialis), Blackcurrant fruit extract 4:1 100mg, Tomato powder minimum 622.5mg
Approximate capsule size 18.5 x 7.5mm
Ingredients: Tomato powder, capsule: hydroxypropyl methylcellulose (colours: red iron dioxide, titanium dioxide), blackcurrant fruit extract, haematococcus pluvialis (contains soya lecithin), anti-caking agent: silicon dioxide, anti-caking agent: magnesium stearate, mixed carotenoids (beta carotene, alpha carotene, lutein, cryptoxanthin, zeaxanthin), antioxidant: rosemary leaf standardised extract. Allergy advice: see ingredients in bold
What is Astaxanthin and Blackcurrant?
In this ever popular supplement Higher Nature combine astaxanthin, the pink carotenoid with blackcurrant for added benefits. Derived from the freshwater algae, Haematococcus pluvialis, this amazingly pink carotenoid is a powerhouse for anyone with an eye on their skin or their eyes. Combine it with the anthocyanidins, polyphenols and vitamin C found naturally in blackcurrants and you have one supercharged formula. Higher Nature have also add tomato powder which is a source of the bright red carotenoid lycopene. Carotenoids naturally help protect plants from damaging free-radicals, unstable molecules which can damage cellular DNA, harmful in excess to the eyes and skin. This powerful carotenoid combination harnesses not only the brilliant benefits of astaxanthin, but provides extra support from blackcurrant and lycopene. A best-selling formula which has stood the test of time.
Who is this for?
Anyone who cares about their eyes or skin health, but also as an everyday supplement. From screen users to fitness fanatics, young and old, this is a perfect addition to any vitamin or nutrition regime.
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