Our Lutein supplement also contains bilberry which has been shown to be beneficial for eye health. Lutein contains carotenoids, pigments found in fruits and vegetables that give their vibrant colors. Carrot powder also contains Beta Carotene which can help with retina health.See All Products
Below we've broken down the main functions of our Lutein w/Bilberry and the benefits it can provide.
Lutein is a carotenoid that is highly concentrated in the eyes. Research has shown a connection between low lutein levels and eye problems.
Studies have found that bilberry is one of the richest sources of anthocyanins, which work as powerful antioxidants and are responsible for giving bilberry it’s dark color.
Lutein is naturally present in the back part of the eye that filters blue light and helps maintain cell vitality. Bilberry contains anthocyanosides, a type of antioxidant that may help reduce inflammation to further support eye health.
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2. Study supports potential eye health benefits of bilberry extracts. Nutra Ingredients. https://www.nutraingredients.com/Article/2010/03/25/Study-supports-potential-eye-health-benefits-of-bilberry-extracts. Updated March 16, 2017. Accessed February 13, 2019.View Source
3. Research has shown eyebright herb extract to contain anti-inflammatory properties beneficial for eye health.View Source