Product Name: Marigold Flower Extract, Lutein
Place of Origin: ZheJiang, China (Mainland)
Part Used: Flower
Appearance: Reddish Orange Yellow Fine Powder
Extraction Type: Solvent Extraction
Specification: Lutein 5%-80% Lutein 20%/4% 20%/8% 20%/1.2% HPLC/ UV
Marigold flower is an annual herb with orange color. Lutein is firstly been found in marigold flower petals from Switzerland. It exists as an 'esterified'form and is commonly known as lutein ester. Lutein ester is derived from marigold flowers, which is a rich, safe and natural source of lutein.
Marigold (also known as Calendula officinalis) is not just a beautiful flower, but a natural medicine for many conditions. The marigold has now been placed in the books of cancer and anti-cancer cures, because it has antiseptic, anti-inflammatory and anti-bacterial properties. The marigold is also able to help in the treatment of wounds. It is excellent in healing burns, stings and impetigo (a contagious skin infection.) It is also wonderful in the treatment of warts, corns and calluses. The flowers are also used in the treatment of many skin conditions from eczema to varicose ulcers.
Marigold flower extract
Part of plant used
Lutein 5%- 80% UV/HPLC
The flowers are yellow to orange and the leaves have a sticky feel to them. It is a good rain doctor also. If the flowers are closed in the early morning, it will rain that day. When picking the flowers, you should only pick in the bright sunshine and in the middle of the day. The best month to pick the marigold is in August.
The marigold can be juiced from fresh flowers and leaves or made into a tea using the dried flowers. The easiest way to use marigold is in a tea. In this case, you would dry only the flowers and use the flowers to make the tea For the marigold is a marigold, annual herb. Origin in Mexico, currently in China's Heilongjiang, Jilin, Inner Mongolia, Xinjiang, Yunnan and other places have large-scale cultivation.
We produce all raw materials used in marigold planting base from Xinjiang. Endemic soil and light conditions, making Marigold with fast growth, long flowering period, high yield and good quality, ensure a steady supply of raw materials, production of high yield, low production costs
Protect eyesight, prevent it from descending. Protect yellow membrane in retina, inhibit macula lutea from degeneration and blurred vision. Anti-oxidation, inhibit harmful free radical from forming. Protect retina, absorb a great quantity blue light which enters our eyes.
Lutein have the lower macular pigment density, cut down the incidence of cataract.
Anti-oxidation, inhibit the activity of active oxygen-derived free radicals.
Inhibit artery wall from thickening and arterial embolism, cut down the oxidation of LDL cholesterol, delay arteriosclerosis.
Antitumous effect, inhibit breast carcinoma, carcinoma of prostate, rectal cancer, skin cancer, etc.
Super ordinary natural pigment, strong tinting power, dosage low, color bright-colored.
Lutein is one kind of mixed carotenoid including zeaxanthin and cryptoxanthin. It is natural colorant, pigment, and antioxidant with stable, safe and reliable effect. Main functions are as follows:
(1)Promoting the healthy of eye and skin through reducing the risk of macular degeneration, supporting normal eye functions and protecting the retina by blocking harmful blue light.
(2)Eliminating free-radicals,protecting human body from harm??improve immunity, protecting skin from the harmful solar ray.
(3) Preventing cardiopathy and cancer.
(4) Resisting arteriosclerosis.
Lutein has the characteristics, such as natural, nutrition and multifunction. It is extensively used in food, health products, cosmetics, pharmaceutical and feed additive.
(1)Applied in food field, it is mainly used as food additives for colorant and nutrient.
(2)Applied in pharmaceutical field, it is mainly used in vision care products to alleviate visual fatigue, reduce incidence of AMD, retinitispigmentosa (RP), cataract, retinopathy, myopia, floaters, and glaucoma.
(3)Applied in cosmetics, it is mainly used to whitening, anti-wrinkle and UV protection.
(4)Applied in feed additive, it is mainly used in feed additive for laying hens and table poultry to improve the color of egg yolk and chicken. Make high commercial value fishes more attactive, such as salmon, trout and spectacular fish.
Lutein powder Applied in food field, as a kind of natural colorant, adding shine for goods;Lutein powder Applied in health product field, lutein can replenishes nourients for eyes, and protecting the retina;Lutein powder Applied in cosmetics field, lutein is used to reduce age pigment of peopl
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