- Anti-oxidant properties
- Contains anthocyanins
- Supports vascular health
- Supports prevention of LDL oxidation
- Eye health
Bilberry, also known as Vaccinium Myrtillus contains different phenolic compounds and has anti-oxidant properties. As an anti-oxidant, it can be beneficial for vascular health as it supports the maintenance of vascular integrity. Bilberries (Vaccinium Myrtillus) are dark blue or purple in colour, contain different phenolic compounds and has strong anti-oxidant properties. As an anti-oxidant, it can be beneficial for vascular health as it supports the maintenance of vascular integrity this may help to decrease (for instance) the sensation of heavy legs. Bilberry supplements are commonly used for the potential they have to improve blood circulation on a micro-vascular level. The antioxidant compounds support the prevention of the oxidation of harmful cholesterol (LDL). In other words, bilberries protect the vascular walls from being damaged by harmful substances. Due to the enhancing effects that Bilberry supplementation may have on anti-oxidation and vascular health, it may also be beneficial for eye health. The Bilberry supplement is available 2000 mg and 4000 mg tablets. Bilberries are found in nature from the Bilberry plant or Vaccinium Myrtillus.