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    Natural Lutein

    Sepc.:

    5%-98%

High quality 5%-98% Lutein natural Marigold extract

Marigold or also known as Calendula is a plant in the daisy family, native to Southern Europe, and East through the Mediterranean region to Iran.
Marigold is noted as having highly effective medicinal properties and can be used as a culinary herb and for skin care purposes. It was valued as a
folk remedy for centuries to treat various skin diseases, ranging from skin ulcers to eczema. The flowers were also believed to be useful in reducing
inflammation, wound healing and having antiseptic and calming properties. Internally, the soothing effects of Marigold were employed to treat
stomach ulcers.  An herbal infusion was also applied to the eyes in cases of irritation and redness.





Application : 
 

1.Used as a colorant
a.Lutein is a excellent colorant used in food and cosmetic. American Food and Drug 
Administration(FDA) has permit the application of lutein extracted from marigold to food.
b.Used as a feed additive to put color on egg yolk, fur, and flesh of poultry, aquatic product and birds.

2.Heath function Lutein, a component of adults’ retina yellow spots pigment, plays an important role in protecting human retina, 
preventing macular degeneration and retina oxidizing damage. 

3. Medical function
a.Lutein can reduce blood sugar in type I diabetes patients effectively. Besides , it has the function of dilation of blood vessels.
b.Is easily absorbed by human stomach and small intestine. With its function of antioxidation,it also has the function of anti-cancer.
c. Can enhance human immunity and prevent coronary disease and cardiovascular sclerosis