Eyebright Plus* - 100 Capsules - 498 mg. When it comes to eye health, prevention is the best medicine. By the time we develop eye problems it can be to late to get the help we need. The macula is in the center of the retina, directly behind the lens. A very small area that is made up of millions of cells which help produce the sharp vision needed to read and see objects clearly. It is believed that the macular pigment protects the retina, and is related to clarity of the lens of the eye. The intake of LUTEIN increases pigment density. It also filters out blue light which may be a contributor to serious eye problems. LUTEIN, the first ingredient in this formula, it is an antioxidant, which protects cells against free radicals in the body, and is obtained from food or dietary supplements. It is a carotenoid found in rich abundance in green, leafy vegetables and in fruits. It is also found in the herb Calendula. Current research indicates that dietary carotenoids such as LUTEIN may be beneficial to eye health, as well as a diet rich in fruits and vegetables. Research on the herb BILBERRY, the second herb in this formula, has found it to be helpful with eyestrain, nearsightedness and night blindness. It extends the range and sharpness of vision, and helps to restrain the development of serious conditions. Recommendation: Take 2 capsules morning and evening. May also be used as an eyewash. Boil 1 cup of water remove from heat. Add contents of 1 capsule into the water, steep until cool, then strain through cheesecloth and use as eyewash. Keep unused tea refrigerated.
Contains Lutein which protects cells against free radicals in the body
Contains bilberry which is helpful with eyestrain, nearsitedness and night blindness
When it comes to eyecare prevention is the best medicine