Astaxanthin (oral)

What is it?

A ketocarotenoid from the Haematococcus pluvialis alga with antioxidant properties that help reduce free radicals.

What does it do for your skin?

The antioxidant action gives it a sun protection effect on the skin, with studies showing it to reduce the harmful effects of radiation. It also helps improve skin elasticity and barrier function. 

Bibliography: Singh KN et al. J Cosmet Dermatol. 2020;19(1):22-27. Davinelli S et al. Nutrients. 2018;10(4):522.

Where can I find it?