Carrot Extract is high in vitamins A and E and beta carotene. It is an anti-inflammatory, soothing chapped and uncomfortable skin. It is thought to bring balance to the moisture in both skin and hair as a conditioning agent. This water based extract will be beneficial in handmade hair conditioner and skincare recipes, especially for dry winter skin, aging or matured skin. Use at 5 – 10% for conditioners and 1 – 5% for skin care.
|Product Name||Natural Beta-Carotene|
|Source||Fresh Carrot without pesticide residue|
|Specs||1%,2%,10%,20% by HPLC|
|Appearance||Orange or Red fine powder|
|Size||98% pass 80mesh|
|Application||Natural Food Colorant|
Sprcification of Beta Carotene
|Product Name||Specification||Character of product|
|Beta carotene powder||1%(Food Grade CWS)||Yellow to orange powder with special smell|
|10%(Food Grade CWS)|
|Beta carotene particles||10%(Food Grade DC)||Orange to reddish brown with special smell of
|10%(Feed Grade)||Orange to reddish brown with special smell of
|Beta carotene emulsion||2%(Food Grade CWS)||Maroon thickens liquid, can be evenly spread
and dissolved in water, good dispersion.
|Beta carotene suspension||30%(Food Grade)||Suspended in the micro crystal in vegetable oil,
dissolved state is shown after heating, brick red.
|Beta carotene||≥96%(Single Product)||Purple or red crystal powder, odourless, tasteless|
Beta Carotene Function
1. Carrot Extract Carotene is also known as a provitamin because it can be converted in our body into vitamin A after oxidative cleavage by beta-carotene 15, 150-dioxygenase. In plants, beta-carotene, acts as an ant-oxidant and neutralizes singlet oxygen radicals formed during photosynthesis.
2. It is a powerful antioxidant, protecting the cells of the body from damage caused by free radicals. Studies indicate that diets low in beta- resulting in an increased risk of chronic diseases like heart disease and cancers.
3. Carrot Extract carotene supplements may help reduce sun induced skin damage.
1. Food Field
Carrot Extract besides caducity resistance and immunity improvement, beta carotene is also an important pigment and confirmed as nutritious food additive. Beta Carotene can be used as intensifying agent for lipid foods such as margarine salad oil and benne oil to help beta carotene absorption by human body.
2. Medical Field
Carrot Extract is recognized to have functions of anti-oxidation, anti-tumor, caducity resistance, etc., for instance, beta carotene can improve immunity of AIDS patients.
3. Cosmetic Field
Carrot Extract extractives contain abundant amino acid, vitamin, natural wet factor, microelement and other bioactive substances, and cosmetics (lipstick, kermes, etc.) added with beta carotene present natural and full color and luster and protect skin.
4. Forage Additive
Carrot Extract can improve growth rate and flesh quality of animals, reproductivity of cattle, horse and pig, color and luster of red fish and shrimp, and darken color of bird’s egg.