Category Archives: Natural products

Natural products from algae includes antioxidants, pigments, lipids, carbohydrates, and proteins.

Valensa Announces Availability of ZanthinNEX® Astaxanthin in Q4 2014

[17th, Mar 2014] Valensa International announced today that it will begin to offer ZanthinNEX® Astaxanthin commercially in late 2014. ZanthinNEX is a form of the carotenoid Astaxanthin produced via a proprietary process using natural enzymatic conversions that delivers… Continue reading Valensa Announces Availability of ZanthinNEX® Astaxanthin in Q4 2014

Astaxanthin investment: Algatech more than doubles production capabilities

Increasing demand for natural astaxanthin products has led Israeli algae specialists Algatechnologies to more than double its production capacity, the firm has said. Algatech said the expanded production… Continue reading Astaxanthin investment: Algatech more than doubles production capabilities

Mexican astaxanthin producer to become vertically integrated

Another natural astaxanthin player is increasing its manufacturing capabilities with the announcement that Piveg, Inc. a carotenoids manufacturer with business offices in San Diego, CA and production facilities in the central Mexican city… Continue reading Mexican astaxanthin producer to become vertically integrated

Astaxanthin Suppliers Unite to Promote Natural over Synthetic Forms

Three suppliers of microalgae-based astaxanthin ingredients have come together to form the Natural Algae Astaxanthin Association (NAXA). The association’s goal is to educate the public about the differences and benefits of natural astaxanthin, especially compared to synthetic astaxanthin… Continue reading Astaxanthin Suppliers Unite to Promote Natural over Synthetic Forms

DIY Spirulina Face Mask (The ultimate superfood for your skin)

Sometimes a little too much fun in the sun can leave your skin looking dry, dull and in need of a little moisture and TLC.

Spirulina, which is a blue green algae is a skin (and body) superfood that can help rejuvenate and repair damaged skin and give you back that healthy glow that you might be currently lacking… Continue reading DIY Spirulina Face Mask (The ultimate superfood for your skin)