Beta Carotene is recognised as an important substance, being one of the main antioxidant nutrients in our diet. Antioxidants in the body help to destroy or quench harmful free radicals.
The B group of vitamins are a collection of essential nutrients that have certain characteristics in common. Vitamin B is essential for the release of energy from food and vital for the metabolism of Fats and Protein. The group contributes to the maintenance of healthy skin, hair, eyes, mouth, liver function and the production of Haemoglobin. Correct functioning of the Brain and Nervous System requires B complex Vitamins to be available regularly from the diet.
Vitamin C is an important antioxidant and free radical scavenger needed for tissue repair and skin health.
Vitamin D is recommended for the elderly, particularly those with a compromised nutrient intake and also those who have little or no exposure to sunlight. It is essential for healthy bones, as well as teeth and can also help to support a healthy immune system.
Vitamin E protects every cell in the human body from free radicals through its antioxidant properties. It is recommended for those going through the menopause and also to help maintain a healthy reproductive system and healthy skin. The vitamin E used in these formulations is naturally sourced from vegetable oil.
Multivitamins are supplements that contain specific vitamins and minerals for our bodies to function normally.