Everyone’s looking for food, beverages, and nutraceuticals to help boost their immune system. Even skin immunity is an ever-growing consumer concern. Here you can find ingredients that not only support the immune system and skin health but provide a variety of other benefits.
This fat-soluble carotenoid molecule provides Vitamin A fortification and exhibits strong antioxidant properties. Many of these ingredient grades also act as a coloring agent, imparting a yellow to orange color to your finished product.
This fat-soluble compound has been shown to support immune system function. It can be added to formulations for food, beverages, premixes, tablets, and soft gels.
Vitamin D treatment has been found to decrease the incidence of viral respiratory tract infection and other viral respiratory infections, especially in persons with vitamin D deficiency. This deficiency is common, affecting nearly half the US population.+
This prebiotic fiber has over 2x the digestive tolerance of inulin. It provides benefits for supporting gastrointestinal health, maintenance of healthy blood glucose, and enhancing calcium absorption, thus potentially supporting bone health.
Lutein is a carotenoid and nutrient with antioxidant properties that play a key role in supporting eye and brain health. It's sourced from the marigold flower (Tagetes Erecta) making it a natural additive that provides important health benefits including filtering harmful high-energy blue wavelengths of light to help protect and maintain healthy cells in the eye.
Marinol® Omega-3 fatty acids are essential to healthy body and brain function. Many studies have linked these lipids with immune health. See all Lipid Solutions from Stepan® which provide functional and nutritional benefits for brain health and weight management.