Lutein 5% Marigold Extract is beneficial in several aspects to human health such as supporting eyes and skin, and reducing the failure of the eyesight due to age related macular degeneration (AMD), coronary heart disease and cancer. Marigold has also been recommended in reducing inflammation, soothing irritated tissue, treating varicose veins and capillary engorgement because of its anti inflammatory properties as well as for congestion.