Icelandic Astaxanthin

Astalíf™ Astaxanthin is a powerful natural antioxidant with multiple health benefits and a solid scientific foundation, extracted from Haematococcus pluvialis microalgae. Manufactured to rigorous quality and sustainability standards at a state-of-the-art, cGMP-compliant, indoor facility, Astalíf is a specialty ingredient for nutraceuticals with applications in brain health, eye health, healthy aging, cardiovascular health, muscle endurance/recovery, and skin health.

Our Product Range

nq_astaxanthin_web_300x200_16550editedAstalíf™ O5 and O10

5% and 10% astaxanthin oleoresin extracted from Haematococcus pluvialis  biomass and standardized with high-oleic sunflower oil.

Applications: Soft gelatin capsules and topical oil-based cosmetics.


5% astaxanthin biomass consisting of dried, cracked Haematococcus pluvialis cells.

Applications: Tablets, soft and hard gelatin capsules.

Powder, Beadlet and Water Soluble – new products under development.

Quality, Safety & Sustainability

  • 100% natural
  • Non-GMO
  • cGMP compliant
  • Natural astaxanthin has GRAS status in the United States
  • High level of astaxanthin content in the dried algal biomass (up to 6%)
  • High ratio of pure astaxanthin to other carotenoids (≥ 95%)
  • One of the lowest heavy metal profiles in the industry
  • Gluten-free
  • Allergen-free
  • Organic solvent-free
  • Halal certified
  • Kosher (certification in progress)
  • HACCP principles are employed in our downstream processing
  • Algae cultivated with pure Icelandic glacial water
  • Facility 100% powered by renewable geothermal energy