Marigold Extract is made from the plant tagetes erecta, which is also called mexican marigold or aztec marigold. Marigold was originally native to Mexico, and not it is widely cultivated in many places in the world for medicinal, ceremonial and decorative purposes.
Product Name: Marigold Extract
Latin Name: Tagetes Erecta Extract
Appearance: Orange Powder
Active Ingredients: Lutein, 5%~90% HPLC
Package: 1-5kg Aluminum Foil Bag;10kg or 25kg Paper Drum
Shelf Life: 2 Years
Information of Marigold Extract
The main active ingredient of Marigold Extract is lutein, which is a natural plant pigment. Lutein together with Zeaxanthin are the main substances of macula lutea in retina, and they have significant effect on human being's eyesight. So Marigold Extract is usually used to protect eyesight and prevent and treat eye diseases. Beisides, Lutein has antioxidant effect, and it can inactivate free radical in retina, and it can also protect eyes from bright light damage. What's more, Marigold Extract has anticancer effect and it might be used to prevent colon cancer and heart diseases.
Application of Marigold Extract
1. Applied in pharmaceuticals.
2. Applied in food.
3. Applied in beverages.