What is Betacarotene?
Beta-carotene found in carrots, fruits & green leafy vegetables is a powerful anti-oxidant. Betacarotene (converted to Vitamin A in the body) is an essential skin nourishing nutrient. Vitamin A & Betacarotene help promote, repair and maintenance of skin & provide potent antioxidant protection, protecting the skin from wrinkles & premature ageing. Anti-oxidative activity of Beta-carotene accounts for its photo protective property.
Functions of Betacarotene
Protects skin against sun induced skin damage.
Maintains skin health and appearance.
“Beta-carotene is an endogenous photo protector & its efficacy to prevent UV-induced erythema formation has been demonstrated in various studies.” - Photochem Photobiol. 2008;84:284–8 & Annu Rev Nutr. 2004;24:173–200.