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Are caroténoìdes vegan?

Caroténoìdes 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 caroténoìdes?

Carotenoids are a group of pigments found in a variety of colorful fruits and vegetables, such as carrots, sweet potatoes, and tomatoes. They are responsible for the bright orange, red, and yellow hues of these foods. Carotenoids are potent antioxidants that help to protect cells from damage caused by harmful free radicals. In addition to their antioxidant properties, they have been shown to have anti-inflammatory effects and may help to boost the immune system. Incorporating carotenoid-rich foods into your diet can provide numerous health benefits, including reducing the risk of chronic diseases such as cancer, heart disease, and macular degeneration.

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