Our Evening Primrose Oil Capsule is a natural supplement containing the beneficial omega-6 fatty acid gamma-linolenic acid (GLA) derived from the seeds of the evening primrose plant.
Renowned for its potential to support skin health, hormonal balance, and alleviate symptoms associated with conditions like premenstrual syndrome (PMS), each capsule is carefully crafted to deliver the advantages of evening primrose oil in a convenient form.
What is in Evening Primrose oil?
Gamma-Linolenic Acid (GLA): Essential fatty acid crucial for skin health and overall well-being.
Linoleic Acid: Another essential fatty acid supporting various bodily functions.
Vitamin E (Mixed Tocopherols): Potent antioxidant protecting cells from oxidative damage, contributing to skin, hormonal, and general health.
The nutritional components and their approximate percentage content in a 500mg Evening Primrose Oil capsule are as follows:
Gamma-Linolenic Acid (GLA): Around 45-70% of the total fatty acids.
Linoleic Acid: Approximately 7-10% of the total fatty acids.
Vitamin E (mixed tocopherols): The specific percentage can vary, but it typically ranges from 1-2% or more of the total capsule content.
These percentages are general estimates and can vary between different brands and formulations. It's important to refer to the specific product's nutritional information for accurate details.
Benefits of evening primrose oil
Evening Primrose Oil offers a spectrum of benefits for overall well-being:
Nourished Skin: Rich in essential fatty acids, it supports skin hydration and can alleviate skin conditions, promoting a healthy complexion.
Hormonal Harmony: Especially beneficial for women, it aids in hormonal balance, potentially easing symptoms associated with the menstrual cycle and menopause.
Joint and Immune Support: The anti-inflammatory properties may provide relief to joints, contributing to improved mobility. Additionally, it supports the immune system, enhancing the body's defense mechanisms.
Cardiovascular Health: With heart-friendly components, Evening Primrose Oil contributes to cardiovascular well-being by promoting healthy blood circulation and lipid profiles.
Mood Regulation: The oil's influence on fatty acids may positively impact mood and emotional well-being, offering a natural mood lift.
Hair and Nail Health: Essential nutrients in the oil can benefit hair and nails, contributing to strength and lustre.
Anti-Inflammatory Effects: Useful for managing various inflammatory conditions, it may offer comfort to those with inflammatory challenges.
Potential Joint Comfort: Through its anti-inflammatory properties, it may support joint health and provide relief from discomfort.