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Commonly found in leafy greens like broccoli and kale, lutein protects the macula from oxidation caused by exposure to blue light and, according to studies, can even improve visual function in age-related macular degeneration.1 This important antioxidant also prevents cellular skin damage by combating free radicals.

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Source: 1 Richer S, Stiles W, Statkute L, et al. “Double-masked, placebo-controlled, randomized trial of lutein and antioxidant supplementation in the intervention of atrophic age-related macular degeneration: the Veterans LAST study (Lutein Antioxidant Supplementation Trial).” Optometry. Published April 2004.


Lutein is naturally present in egg yolks and gives them their signature yellow coloring.

Standardized from marigolds

Marigolds aren’t just pretty flowers; we also source our potent lutein from them.

Acceptable for use in dietary supplements

From hard shell capsules to tablets, there’s a delivery system for every occasion.

GRAS for food and beverage use

Safety is a top priority—our products can be incorporated into daily life without worry.

Garden grown. Lab proven.™

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Lyc-O-Lutein S HZ Beadlets 5%

Specification

min. 5% lutein,  min 1% Zeaxanthin

Formulation

Vegetarian, Microencapsulated tablet grade and cold water dispersible beadlets containing natural Lutein and Zeaxanthin.

Application

Dietary supplements – Suitable for tablets, two-piece hard-shell caps’ and water dispersible applications; pre-mix.

Lyc-O-Lutein 5% VBAF

Specification

min. 5% lutein

Formulation

Vegetarian, allergen free, microencapsulated alginate beadlets

Application

Dietary supplements—suitable for hard shell capsules and tablets; premix

Lyc-O-Lutein 20% VBAF

Specification

min. 20% lutein

Formulation

Vegetarian, allergen free, microencapsulated alginate beadlets

Application

Dietary supplements—suitable for hard shell capsules and tablets; premix

Lyc-O-Lutein S Beadlets 10%

Specification

min. 10% lutein

Formulation

Vegetarian, microencapsulated starch beadlets; cold water dispersible

Application

Dietary supplements—suitable for hard shell capsules and tablets; food fortification

Lyc-O-Lutein Ester 10% VB

Specification

min. 10% lutein

Formulation

Vegetarian beadlets

Application

Dietary supplements—suitable for hard shell capsules and tablets

Lyc-O-Lutein 5% XB

Specification

min. 5% lutein

Formulation

Gelatin beadlets

Application

Dietary supplements—suitable for hard shell capsules and tablets

LuteinBeads 5% XB

Specification

min. 5% lutein

Formulation

Gelatin beadlets

Application

Dietary supplements—suitable for two-piece hard shell capsules and tablets

Lyc-O-Lutein 20% XB

Specification

min. 20% lutein

Formulation

Gelatin beadlets

Application

Dietary supplements—suitable for hard shell capsules and tablets

LuteinBeads 20% XB

Specification

min. 20% – 26% lutein; min. 0.8% zeaxanthin

Formulation

Gelatin beadlets

Application

Dietary supplements—suitable for two-piece hard shell capsules and tablets

Lyc-O-Lutein 10% CWD

Specification

min. 10% lutein

Formulation

Cold water dispersible

Application

Food and beverage fortification

Results are in sight.

Proper blood flow is essential to eye health. Impairments are associated with many diseases, and even macular degeneration. Watch Professor Alon Harris discuss our study on the effects of Lycored Lutein Complex on ocular blood flow, and our hopes for it, in greater depth.

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