Product Name: Marigold Flower Extract, Lutein
Place of Origin: ZheJiang, China (Mainland)
Part Used: Flower
Appearance: Reddish Orange Yellow Fine Powder
Extraction Type: Solvent Extraction
Specification: Lutein 5%-80% Lutein 20%/4% 20%/8% 20%/1.2% HPLC/ UV
Marigold flower is an annual herb with orange color. Lutein is
firstly been found in marigold flower petals from Switzerland. It
exists as an 'esterified'form and is commonly known as lutein
ester. Lutein ester is derived from marigold flowers, which is a
rich, safe and natural source of lutein.
Marigold (also known as Calendula officinalis) is not just a
beautiful flower, but a natural medicine for many conditions. The
marigold has now been placed in the books of cancer and anti-cancer
cures, because it has antiseptic, anti-inflammatory and
anti-bacterial properties. The marigold is also able to help in the
treatment of wounds. It is excellent in healing burns, stings and
impetigo (a contagious skin infection.) It is also wonderful in the
treatment of warts, corns and calluses. The flowers are also used
in the treatment of many skin conditions from eczema to varicose
Marigold flower extract
Part of plant used
Lutein 5%- 80% UV/HPLC
The flowers are yellow to orange and the leaves have a sticky feel
to them. It is a good rain doctor also. If the flowers are closed
in the early morning, it will rain that day. When picking the
flowers, you should only pick in the bright sunshine and in the
middle of the day. The best month to pick the marigold is in
The marigold can be juiced from fresh flowers and leaves or made
into a tea using the dried flowers. The easiest way to use marigold
is in a tea. In this case, you would dry only the flowers and use
the flowers to make the tea For the marigold is a marigold, annual
herb. Origin in Mexico, currently in China's Heilongjiang, Jilin,
Inner Mongolia, Xinjiang, Yunnan and other places have large-scale
We produce all raw materials used in marigold planting base from
Xinjiang. Endemic soil and light conditions, making Marigold with
fast growth, long flowering period, high yield and good quality,
ensure a steady supply of raw materials, production of high yield,
low production costs
Protect eyesight, prevent it from descending. Protect yellow
membrane in retina, inhibit macula lutea from degeneration and
blurred vision. Anti-oxidation, inhibit harmful free radical from
forming. Protect retina, absorb a great quantity blue light which
enters our eyes.
Lutein have the lower macular pigment density, cut down the
incidence of cataract.
Anti-oxidation, inhibit the activity of active oxygen-derived free
Inhibit artery wall from thickening and arterial embolism, cut down
the oxidation of LDL cholesterol, delay arteriosclerosis.
Antitumous effect, inhibit breast carcinoma, carcinoma of prostate,
rectal cancer, skin cancer, etc.
Super ordinary natural pigment, strong tinting power, dosage low,
Lutein is one kind of mixed carotenoid including zeaxanthin and
cryptoxanthin. It is natural colorant, pigment, and antioxidant
with stable, safe and reliable effect. Main functions are as follows:
(1)Promoting the healthy of eye and skin through reducing the risk
of macular degeneration, supporting normal eye functions and
protecting the retina by blocking harmful blue light.
(2)Eliminating free-radicals,protecting human body from
harm??improve immunity, protecting skin from the harmful solar ray.
(3) Preventing cardiopathy and cancer.