• Oct 12, 2018

    AstaReal presented the latest research in Astaxanthin related to skin health at Glenmark’s Center of Excellence Events 2018

    Glenmark's series of CME events, already in their third year, took place this year in Mumbai, Bangalore and New Delhi. The events focused on the newest developments in laser technology and their applications in dermatology. Particular attention was given to measures for protecting skin against environmental influences and the particular role of astaxanthin as a new and powerful antioxidant in the fight for healthy and beautiful skin. The events were well received with around 150 dermatologists attending each of the three meetings. Well-known dermatologists from the USA (Dr. M. Gold; and Israel (Dr. A. Friedman; gave a series of lectures on the use of the newest laser technology (Alma; in dermatology and cosmetic dermatology. AstaReal’s Dr. Schackenberg gave an overview of the increasingly important role that astaxanthin is playing in skin care and skin health.The presentation and the following panel discussions initiated lively discussions between the audience…

  • Oct 6, 2018

    AstaReal at Food Ingredients Asia 2018 in Jakarta

    After successful events at VitaFoods Asia 2018, the AstaReal team exhibited at Food Ingredients Asia 2018 in Jakarta, Indonesia.The role of the Asian region in the global functional food trade has been steadily growing for the past decade, so we thought this was the ideal opportunity to introduce natural astaxanthin as the perfect functional ingredient for new food and beverage formulations. Booth conceptThe idea behind our booth design was to allow our visitors to understand how we produce natural astaxanthin in our facilities, why our unique production method allows us to deliver the highest quality astaxanthin and, at the same time, display concepts and real life products—all the while enjoying a cup of our special Asta-coffee: an astaxanthin enriched coffee prepared on the spot by our baristas team. We did not stop there though. Wanting to help our visitors design their next star product, using natural astaxanthin, we created an…

  • Sep 19, 2018 - Sydney

    Annual CMA Conference 2018, Sydney

    As a proud supporter of the Australian complimentary medicines industry and member of Complimentary Medicines Australia (CMA), AstaReal exhibited at the Annual CMA Conference and attended the 19th Annual Industry Awards held in Sydney on the 19th of September.The conference attracted over 250 senior business leaders spanning the entire complimentary medicines supply chain. Delegates heard presentations from local and international speakers on key industry issues, networked with industry colleagues and followed that up with recognition and celebration of successes within this booming industry worth AUD$4.9billion.Delegates were very interested to see the variety of AstaReal bulk products, as well as our display of finished products from overseas markets which contain AstaReal® Astaxanthin, and discuss their local product development ideas with us. Particular interest was seen in our water dispersible powders and the three key health categories below: / Skin and Beauty/ Vision and Eye Health/ Muscle and Mobility

  • Sep 12, 2018 - 14 (Fri) - Bangkok

    AstaReal at the 10th A4M Congress on Anti-Aging and Aesthetic Medicine in Thailand (Bangkok, Sept. 12th–14th)

    As gold sponsor, AstaReal Singapore attended with a booth to promote our retail product ACT. As an event dedicated to anti-aging, with lectures about a range of aging related issues, including skin problems, we supported the event with a booth and by sponsoring an entire symposium which was dedicated to astaxanthin’s benefits in the field of anti-ageing and skin care. . Furthermore, Dr. Robert Corish, one of the world’s medical experts on the antioxidant astaxanthin, kindly gave a keynote lecture to the congress on strategies to overcome physical and mental fatigue associated with aging. His keynote lecture was well received, and after a lively Q&A session we were off to the AstaReal Symposium, where Dr. Bheerathida Rattakul delivered an exciting lecture on the newest findings about the benefits which natural astaxanthin has for skin health and beauty. The symposium was concluded with another excellent lecture from Dr. Corish, explaining the…

  • Sep 11, 2018 - 12 (Wed) - Singapore

    AstaReal at VitaFoods Asia 2018 in Singapore: Winning the Award for Best Functional Beverage!

    The AstaReal team had a series of successful events at VitaFoods Asia 2018, highlighted by winning the award for “Best Functional Beverage” with SootheMe, a strawberry/banana smoothie formulated with AstaReal® and Lactium®. A well-received formulation targeting stress and fatigue management designed for marketing towards busy professionals and everyone who needs support managing a stressful life. Runner-up as Best Tasting Functional Food!The success story of our product concepts continued with an award for another product, a chocolate pudding named MoveMe, formulated with AstaReal® and Prodiet® to support the dietary management of muscle health. Backed by clinical evidence, this concept targets age-related muscle loss, declining mobility and sarcopenia in our rapidly ageing populations. Highlights from the AstaReal-sponsored Luncheon BriefingDr. Vincent Wood, President of AstaReal Singapore, opened the session by painting a clear picture of emerging health concerns, nutritional needs, market opportunities and introduced our vision of “Healthspan”, the concept of an active,…