Natural Astaxanthin

AIC is the exclusive North-American distributor of Astalíf™, a premium natural astaxanthin manufactured by Algalif®, a high-grade microalgae ingredient supplier from Iceland.

Astalíf™ is a powerful natural antioxidant with multiple health benefits and a solid scientific foundation, 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.

Product Range


5% and 10% astaxanthin oleoresins extracted from Haematococcus pluvialis biomass, and standardized with high-oleic sunflower oil. Applications: Soft gelatin capsules and topical oil-based cosmetics.

Softgel Capsules

A range of natural astaxanthin soft gelatin capsules supplied in bulk. Made with our premium Icelandic oleoresin. Ask us about custom formulations, design, packaging and blistering services.

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

Quality, Safety & Sustainability

  • 100% natural
  • Non-GMO
  • cGMP compliant
  • Novel Food in Europe
  • Natural astaxanthin has GRAS status in the United States
  • High level of astaxanthin content in the dried algal biomass (over 7%)
  • High ratio of pure astaxanthin to other carotenoids (≥ 95%)
  • No quantifiable amounts of heavy metals
  • Gluten-free
  • Allergen-free
  • Organic solvent-free
  • Halal & Kosher certified
  • HACCP principles are employed in our downstream processing
  • Algae cultivated with pure Icelandic water
  • Facility 100% powered by renewable geothermal energy
  • Sustainable manufacturing practices

About Algalif®

Algalif® is a leading supplier of high-grade natural astaxanthin from microalgae, produced at its state-of-the-art facility in Iceland. Algalif utilizes proprietary growing and harvesting processes, and leverages renewable, sustainable resources from abundant Icelandic sources. Algalif is part Sana Pharma, an international company with businesses in food supplements, specialty ingredients, medical devices and OTC medicines.

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Algalif Astaxanthin

Purity, Quality, & Sustainability

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