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Vitacost Carotene Complex Everyday Essentials Capsules

120 ctUPC: 0083500300799
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What is Carotene Complex?

  • Carotene Complex is an advanced carotenoid nutrition complex that derives its healthful benefits from carrot juice, lemon grass and spirulina. It includes beneficial amounts of carotenes, including lutein, zeaxanthin, alpha-carotene, beta carotene and cryptoxanthins.
  • Carotenoids are fat-soluble pigments found in plants. Algae, many fungi and bacteria, as well as higher plant life have the ability to produce carotenoids. Carotene refers to carotenoids that contain only carbon and hydrogen such as alpha-carotene, beta-carotene and lycopene.
  • Alpha-carotene and beta-carotene (which converts to vitamin A in the body) are responsible for the color of carrots. Beta-carotene is also found in pumpkins, mangoes, apricots, spinach and parsley. Dunaliella salina, a unicellular green algae, is another natural source of beta-carotene.
  • Xanthophylls are carotenoids that contain hydroxyl groups such as lutein, zeaxanthin and beta-cryptoxanthin, or keto groups such as canthaxanthin. Lutein and zeaxanthin are plant pigments found in spinach, collard greens, kale and mustard greens. Cryptoxanthins are derived from pumpkins and mangoes, as well as red capsicum.

What are the key benefits of Vitacost® Carotene Complex with Pro Vitamin A?

  • Promotes immune system health.*
  • Promotes cognitive health.*
  • Maintains healthy skin.*
  • Promotes antioxidant activity.*

*These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.

Nutrition Information

Nutrition Facts
120.0 servings per container
Serving size
Amount per serving
Calories
% Daily value*
Vitamin A3000International Unit333%
*The % Daily Value (DV) tells you how much a nutrient in a serving of food contributes to a daily diet. 2,000 calories a day is used for general nutrition advice.

Ingredients
Rice Flour , Gelatin and Vegetable Magnesium Stearate . ) . , Food Carotenoid Blend : Annatto ( Seed ) , Carrot Extract ( Root ) , West Indian Lemongrass ( Aerial ) , Spirulina .

Allergen Info
Contains Beef and its Derivatives,Fish and Their Derivatives,Carrots and Their Derivatives,Pork and its Derivatives.

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