Astaxanthin and Skincare

Astaxanthin is becoming more popular in skincare products due to its incredible anti-aging properties.

Astaxanthin for Inflammation Astaxanthin for Inflammation Inflammation is painful, irritating and can be life-threatening. Often presenting itself in the form of pain, redness or swelling, inflammation can be a result of countless different factors. There are plently of anti-inflammatory drugs on the market, some better than others, some with side-effects and some that barely work at all. However, [...]
Astaxanthin for Brain Health Astaxanthin for Brain Health In recent years the health benefits of Astaxanthin have become worthy of miracles. This formidable algae has proven to be a powerful supplement with countless benefits and is being termed a “super-supplement” by both doctors and those who take it. One area where Astaxanthin has proven itself is in the area [...]
Free Radicals & Inflammation

As nature’s most powerful antioxidant, Astaxanthin’s key role in the body is cleaning up free radicals, resulting in a reduction in inflammation. As inflammation goes down so does the severity of a long list of health concerns. Free radicals are unstable molecules that have lost an electron, becoming positively charged and chemically reactive. These unstable […]

Astaxanthin Sun Protection

Astaxanthin is commonly been referred to as an internal sunscreen. It has a reputation by prolonging the time it takes for your skin to burn in direct sunlight.

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 [...]
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 [...]