Get an antioxidant boost.
Astaxanthin is known as nature's most powerful antioxidant; backed by over 200 scientific studies. This new formula derived directly from algae and phytoplankton is ideal for athletes, individuals with certain health conditions, or those who absorb carotenoids poorly.
As nature's most powerful antioxidant, BioAstin Hawaiian Astaxanthin has been documented to show a wide range of benefits in human clinical studies on several serious health concerns. Due to its molecular structure, Astaxanthin is one of the few antioxidants that can move throughout the entire body and provide protection to all of our cells.
Astaxanthin is a red carotenoid and a potent antioxidant that is over 500 times more powerful than Vitamin E and 10 – 20 times stronger than other carotenoids such as zeaxanthin, lutein, lycopene and beta-carotene. While found in both plants and animals, it is most prevalent in the marine environment and in algae and phytoplankton. This supplement contains Astaxanthin that is sourced directly from micro-algae.
- Powerful antioxidant capacity
- Highly effective anti-inflammatory
- Supports health of skin
- Increases energy and endurance
- Grown and harvested without the use of pesticides or herbicides
- Free of yeast, corn, wheat, gluten, and lactose
- Non-GMO, BSE Free
Serving Size: 1 Gel Cap
Serving Per Container –25 Cap Bottle: 25
Serving Per Container –50 Cap Bottle: 50
|Amount Per Serving||% DV*|
|Calories from Fat||5|
|Total Fat||0.5 g||<1%|
|Vitamin E (d-alpha tocopherol)||10 IU||33%|
|Natural Astaxanthin||12 mg||*|
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet
** Daily Value Not Established
Ingredients: Natural Hawaiian Astaxanthin (from Haematoccocus pluvialis microalgae)
Other Ingredients: high oleic safflower oil, gelatin, glycerin, purified water, natural tocopherols. Also contains naturally occurring carotenoids including lutein in a synergistic blend
Suggested Use: One gel cap daily with food. BioAstin is best absorbed when taken with food or meal that contains fat. Results are usually seen within 2 to 6 weeks of daily use.
Gluten & lactose free, yeast, corn & wheat free, pesticide & herbicide free, BSE free, no artificial colors.
Non-GMO (no ingredients were genetically modified)
Warnings: Consult your healthcare practitioner before use if you are pregnant or nursing.
Frequently Asked Questions
Q: What is Astaxanthin and where does it come from?
A:Astaxanthin is a carotenoid. Carotenoids are pigment colors in nature. Astaxanthin is the red pigment color found in salmon, shrimp, crab and even the pink color in flamingos. Hawaiian Astaxanthin is derived from microalgae called Haematococcus Pluvialis. It is grown on land in controlled, fresh water ponds and contains no fish or shellfish bi-products.
Q: Are there any side effects from taking Astaxanthin?
A:Astaxanthin is a whole food nutritional supplement developed from microalgae.As such, it is a highly nutritious food.There are no known side effects or contraindications.
Q: What time of day should I take it?
A: You can take Astaxanthin any time of day.
Q: Should I take it with or without food?
A: Astaxanthin should be taken with food, preferably somethingthat has fat in it, as fat will help with the absorption rate in the body.
Q: Is your Astaxanthin gluten free?
A:Yes it contains no gluten or lactose.
Q: Where is the product sourced?
A:All of it is grown on a farm in Hawaii.
Q: Can you give it to your pets?
A:Yes.It is very beneficial for dog and cats.The dosage should be reduced based on the weight of the animal.For small pets less than under 20 lbs. poke a small hole in the gelcap and squeeze a few drops on your pet's food.
Q: Is any aspect of this product synthetically made?
A:No.It is naturally grown in the Hawaiian Sun.
Q: I thought a person was suppose to only need 4 mg of Astaxanthin a day. Are you sure 12 is safe or necessary?
A:4 mg per day is a minimum in aiding cosmetic issues such as dry skin, age spots, etc. However, if one is highly active where muscle fatigue and joint discomfort are issues and/or endurance is important, 12 mg per day is both safe and recommended.