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AOR: Astaxanthin Ultra (4mg) (60 Vegi-Capsules)

$40.48
Astaxanthin is a unique carotenoid compound found in abundance in marine environments, particularly in algae. Astaxanthin is what gives red algae its colour and subsequently salmon their pink flesh when they consume the algae. Astaxanthin is considered a...

What is Astaxanthin?

Astaxanthin (asta-zan-thin) is one of the most powerful antioxidants found in nature.  It naturally occurs in some seafood (salmon, krill, shrimp), especially those with reddish/orange flesh, since it is a pigment-based form of carotenoid.  As a supplement, Astaxanthin is isolated from a marine microalgae (Haemotoccus Pluvialis).  Astaxanthin, unlike most antioxidants, is both fat and water soluble, which makes it more powerful than vitamin C (water soluble) or CoQ10 (fat soluble) at scavenging free radicals.

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