Free Radicals & Inflammation Free-radicals, Antioxidants, & Inflammation (function($){ $(document).ready(function(){ var selector = "#evidence-link"; $(selector).addClass("custom-ult-modal overlay-show"); $(selector).attr("data-class-id", "content-5c7050c5befe6"); $(selector).attr("data-overlay-class", "overlay-fade"); }); })(jQuery); This article is based on scientific evidence, written by an expert. This article contains scientific references. The superscript numbers are clickable links to scientific papers at the bottom of the page. Close As nature’s most powerful antioxidant, [...]
Astaxanthin Sun Protection Astaxanthin for Sun Protection Astaxanthin is commonly been referred to as an internal sunscreen, or sunscreen in a pill. It has earned this reputation by prolonging the time it takes for your skin to burn in direct sunlight. To understand how astaxanthin can do this, we need to understand what Astaxanthin is first. When a [...]
Astaxanthin Side Effects

What are the side effects of Astaxanthin? As a natural extract from algae, Astaxanthin has no known harmful side effects. The FDA has awarded astaxanthin the GRAS label or, generally regarded as safe, which it labels ingredients that have been tested and deemed fit for human consumption. In extremely high doses one may experience a […]

What the medical studies are saying about Astaxanthin What the medical studies are saying about Astaxanthin Over 300 human studies show astaxanthin’s potential in supporting optimal health. Here are just a few snippets from some recent studies. Astaxanthin may reduce soccer player muscle damage This double blind trial gave 4mg of astaxanthin daily or placebo to 40 young soccer players and through blood tests, found [...]
Astaxanthin Dosage Astaxanthin Dosage How much Astaxanthin should I take? The amount of Astaxanthin you should be taking will vary depending on your current health and what results you are looking to get out of it. Most Astaxanthin supplements come in softgel capsules that contain between 4-12mg of astaxanthin each. Take at least 6mg a day for [...]
Astaxanthin and Skincare Astaxanthin and Skin Care Ever wondered why flamingos are pink?  The reason flamingos turn pink as they grow is because of one of the most powerful antioxidants known to man. Classified as a carotenoid, Astaxanthin comes from a micro-algae and is found in seafood such as shrimps and salmon. It is hypothesised that astaxanthin is [...]
Benefits of Astaxanthin 9 Evidence Based Benefits of Astaxanthin Taking certain supplements can be a great way to improve one’s health. They can enhance a healthy diet and help your body fight off different diseases and health imbalances. One of the most versatile supplements you’ll come across is astaxanthin. Growing in popularity for its long list of benefits, [...]
Astaxanthin Supplement Buying Guide Astaxanthin Supplement Buying Guide Choosing the right astaxanthin supplement is a relatively simple process compared to most other supplements out there. The current variation in the New Zealand and global market is minimal. Place of origin Pretty much all consumer supplemented Astaxanthin is derived from the same strain of algae, haematococcus pluvialis, however where they [...]
Astaxanthin for the Heart Astaxanthin for Heart Health Astaxanthin is becoming the super nutrient of all super nutrients. This amazing substance that occurs naturally in algae, seafood and pink fleshed fish has so many health benefits that scientists are growing more amazed each day. From helping with bone and joints to eyes and vision Astaxanthin is working its way [...]
Astaxanthin for joints, joint health and joint pain Astaxanthin for Joints, Joint Health and Joint pain People of all ages suffer from joint pain and are all wanting a “cure”. Painkillers work but they become addictive and there are plenty of negative side effects so a move towards something more natural is an obvious long term solution. A potential answer lies in Astaxanthin, [...]