Life Extension, shrimps, that is a unique source of the antioxidant astaxanthin


Astaxanthin is a versatile nutrient loaded with health benefits.

What is Astaxanthin? 

Astaxanthin is a xanthophyll carotenoid.

It is the vibrant red pigment that gives color to things like salmon, krill, arctic shrimp, and flamingo feathers. 

The Astaxanthin Benefits

This powerful carotenoid to help:

  • Relieve general eye fatigue
  • Promote a healthy inflammatory response
  • Optimize memory function
  • Promote cardiovascular, liver, metabolic, skin & mitochondrial health

Several studies have assessed its safety, bioavailability, and effectiveness on oxidative stress in humans. 

Research findings from around the world are also uncovering the ability of astaxanthin to help combat cancer. These studies show that astaxanthin has at least six different mechanisms of action that may help combat cancer on multiple fronts.