SCANNER

ARE YOUR SUPPLEMENTS WORKING FOR YOU?

The patented Pharmanex BioPhotonic Scanner is a cutting edge testing tool that non-invasively measures carotenoid levels in living tissue, providing an immediate indication of a person’s overall antioxidant levels. Everyone can instantly know their own antioxidant status, empowering individuals to make improvements to their diet and lifestyle, and help them to make an informed decision on which supplements are properly formulated to impact their antioxidant health.

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THE FREE RADICAL PROBLEM

Each day we are exposed to free radicals—many of the physical effects we call aging are a result of free radical damage, and no matter how healthy you try to be, you receive free radical damage every single day.

When left unchecked, free radical damage to your cells accumulates and can lead to serious health concerns later in life. In fact, free radical damage can cause premature aging and is a large factor in the deterioration of health over time.

HOW DO I PROTECT MYSELF FROM FREE RADICALS?

Antioxidants are your first defense against free radicals—they freely share their electrons and stop the degenerative chain reaction of free radicals. Our bodies naturally generate some antioxidants, however, new research shows additional sources of antioxidants may provide added protection against a growing onslaught of free radical invaders.

To protect yourself from free radicals, you should develop and maintain a healthy lifestyle. You can limit your effects to free radicals by doing the following:

WHAT DO YOUR RESULTS MEAN

SCORE   __________________

DATE   __________________

THESE ARE GENERAL PARAMETERS BASED ON MILLIONS OF SCANS. YOUR INDIVIDUAL SCS MAY VARY.

DIETARY HABITS, SUPPLEMENTATION, AND LIFESTYLE CHOICES REPRESENT POSSIBLE SCORE OUTCOMES AND DO NOT REFLECT GUARANTEED SCORE OUTCOMES.

INDIVIDUAL GENETIC DIFFERENCES CAN SIGNIFICANTLY INFLUENCE THE RATE OF ANTIOXIDANT ADSORPTION AND THEREFORE YOUR PERSONAL SKIN CAROTENOID SCORE.

DIETARY HABITS
  • Low intake of fruits/vegetables
  • Moderate intake of fruits/vegetables
  • Above average intake of fruits/vegetables
SUPPLEMENT INTAKE
  • Irregular or no supplementation
  • Regular supplementation
  • Dedicated supplementation
LIFESTYLE CHOICES
  • High Stress
  • High sun, pollution, or smoke exposure
  • Frequent air travel
  • Moderate Stress
  • Moderate sun, pollution, or smoke exposure
  • Occasional air travel
  • Low/Managed Stress
  • Occasional sun, pollution, or smoke exposure
  • Infrequent air travel
BODY COMPOSITION
  • High BMI
  • Low carotenoid absorption into tissue
  • Normal or high BMI
  • Average carotenoid absorption into tissue
  • Normal BMI
  • Above average carotenoid absorption into tissue

“Our understanding of antioxidants and their effect on overall health has dramatically increased through the use of the Pharmanex Biophotonic Scanner. Since its inception in 2003, thousands of people have been empowered to make better life choices through the personalized feedback they receive from the Scanner.”

JOSEPH CHANG, PH.D. CHIEF SCIENTIFIC OFFICER & EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT