Radix Daucus carota, organically grown
The Carrot root CO2 extract is produced supercritical fluid extraction with natural carbon dioxide, no solvent residues, no inorganic salts, no heavy metals, no reproducible microorganisms. The extract is standardized with organic sunflower oil and stabilized with natural organic Rosemary Antioxidant.
0,24 -0,28 % total carotenes calculated as beta-carotene corresponding to 3800 - 4500 i.U. provitamin A, alpha, beta-, gamma-, delta-, epsilon-carotene in natural isomerical distribution, lycopine, traces of essential and fatty oil, lipophilic flavones, sunflower oil.
The Carrot CO2 Ectract can be used in cosmetics, for sun protection cremes, in food and supplements as coloring and active ingredient. Carotenes act as free radical scavengers and provide provitamin A activity. They have immuno-enhancing properties and positive effect in case of cardiovascular problems. They prevent muscular degradation, decrease the risk of cataract formation and protect against some types of cancer.***
Warnings: Use with caution. All the information available on our website (dosage, association, indications) has been gathered from a number of aromatherapy reference books written by medical researchers. This information should not however be taken as a substitute to a professional medical advice and, for that matter, does not engage our responsibility: LABORATOIRE CENTIFLOR is not liable for any accidents, injuries or prejudices whatsoever caused to anyone practicing auto-medication on the basis of the information available on this website
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