beta-Carotene is an important orange/red pigment and when used as food colloring it has the code E160a. It is the best source of provitamin A. Moreover, beta-carotene is a natural screen againts UV light, a potent antioxidant helps to reduce the risks of cardiovascular disease, diabetes and cancer.
Spirulina is a biomass of cyanobacteria (blue-green algae) that can be consumed by humans and animals. Spirulina contains a number of nutrients, including B vitamins, beta-carotene, and vitamin E. Spirulina also contains antioxidants, minerals, chlorophyll, and phycocyanobilin and is commonly used as a source of vegan protein.
|Nutrient||Dunaliella per 100g||Spirulina per 100g||Carrots per 100gr|
|Lutein & Zeaxanthin||54.3-97.6mg||0.0mg||0.2mg|
* Typical value subject to seasonal variation and grow conditions.