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Are beta-carotènes vegan?

Beta-carotènes is potentially vegan - it can be derived from plants or animals. You should ask the manufacturer for more details.

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So, what is beta-carotènes?

Beta-carotene is a natural pigment and antioxidant found in brightly colored fruits and vegetables such as carrots, sweet potatoes, and spinach. It is converted into vitamin A in the body and is essential for maintaining healthy skin, vision, and immune function. Beta-carotene has also been shown to have anti-inflammatory properties and may help protect against certain types of cancer. This nutrient is commonly used as a food coloring agent and is a popular dietary supplement for its potential health benefits. Adding beta-carotene-rich foods to your diet can help you meet your daily nutrient needs and support overall health and wellbeing.

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