Natural Factors BetaCareAll is a unique mixed carotenoid formula containing natural beta-carotene and beneficial carotenoids such as lycopene and lutein. Converted into vitamin A in the body, beta-carotene is essential to many processes, including maintenance of healthy skin, vision, mucous membranes, bones and teeth, and immune function.
Beta-carotene is a member of a class of substances by the name of carotenoids. It works as a precursor for vitamin A when dietary intake is insufficient. Vitamin A is essential for many bodily processes, including the maintenance of good overall health, maintenance of eyesight, skin, membranes and immune function, and for the development and maintenance of bones, teeth, and night vision.
This fat-soluble pigment has powerful antioxidant activity, protecting the body from free radicals such as those from environmental pollution, cigarette smoke, pesticides, etc. An overload of free radicals leads to cell damage and increases the risk of many degenerative diseases.
Natural Factors BetaCareAll is derived from the sea plant Dunaliella salina. This unique mixed carotenoid formula contains other rich antioxidants such as lycopene, lutein, and zeaxanthin. A convenient dosage of one softgel daily helps with the maintenance of good health and the antioxidant activity helps to protect from damage of cellular structures within the body.
|Each softgel contains:|
|Beta-carotene [Dunaliella salina (whole algae),Blakeslea trispora (whole fungi),palm oil (Elaeis guineensis) (fruit)]||25,000 IU (15,000 mcg)|
|Alpha-carotene [palm oil (Elaeis guineensis) (fruit)]||495 mcg|
|Gamma-carotene [palm oil (Elaeis guineensis) (fruit)]||8.5 mcg|
|Lycopene [palm oil (Elaeis guineensis) (fruit),tomato extract (Solanum lycopersicum) (fruit)]||2.5 mg|
|Lutein (Tagetes erecta) (marigold flower)||2 mg|
|Zeaxanthin (Tagetes erecta) (marigold flower)||120 mcg|