- Lutein is an antioxidant that appears to quench or reduce harmful free radicals in various parts of the body.
- Lutein also filters the high-energy, blue wavelengths of light from the visible-light spectrum by as much as 90%
- Lutein has been linked to promoting healthy eyes through reducing the risk of macular degeneration
- Lutein provides nutritional support to our eyes and skin – the only organs of the body directly exposed to the outside environment.
Like other parts of the body, the eyes can be affected by the stresses of time. Lutein LutigoldTM plays a role in the maintenance of eye health and is the principle Carotenoid found in the central area of the retina called the macula. Carotenoids are fat-soluble antioxidants found in fruits, vegetables, marigolds and other plants