May 5, 2016
Nutraceuticals World


OmniActive To Present Latest Science & Trends On Macular Carotenioids 

Company’s initiative seeks to educate consumers about protecting vision from high-energy blue light.

OmniActive Health Technologies will be sponsoring a speaking session presented by Lynda Doyle, MS Human Nutrition, at Vitafoods titled "The Critical Role of Macular Carotenoids in the Age of Increasing High-Energy Blue Light Exposure" as part of the company's What’s Your B.L.U.E.? (Blue Light User Exposure) campaign. 

The presentation will review the latest research surrounding lutein and zeaxanthin isomers and highlights a recent study on a comprehensive formulation shown to rapidly increase macular pigment. OmniActive welcomes attendees to join them on Wednesday, May 11 from 15:45 to 16:15 at the Exhibitor Presentation Theatre. 

What’s Your B.L.U.E.? is a new initiative to educate consumers on high-energy blue light, its sources and ways to help protect healthy vision from its effects with the support of the macular carotenoids—lutein and zeaxanthin isomers (RR-zeaxanthin and RS [meso]-zeaxanthin). 

"High-energy blue light exposure is an immediate and growing concern with long-term implications for visual health and OmniActive has taken a leading position to address this concern," stated Lynda Doyle, Vice President of Global Marketing, OmniActive. "Lutein and zeaxanthin isomers play critical roles in supporting visual health by protecting against the damaging effects of high-energy blue light." 

OmniActive Health Technologies will also be sponsoring a speaking session presented by a leading expert in the skin health category, Alain Khaiat, PhD, at Vitafoods titled “The Beauty of Healthy Skin with Lutein and Zeaxanthin Isomers.” OmniActive welcomes attendees interested in the latest science surrounding skin health to join them on Tuesday, May 10 from 15:10-15:40 at the Exhibitor Presentation Theatre. 

Representatives at Stand I49 will provide exclusive, one-on-one presentations on Lutemax 2020 Lutein with Enhanced Levels of Zeaxanthin Isomers, Lutemax Free Lutein and Lutein Esters, OmniXan RR-Zeaxanthin, Capsimax Capsicum Extract, CurcuWIN Curcumin with Enhanced Absorption and Gingever High Potency Ginger. 

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