What to look for in Source Naturals Evening Primrose Oil?
PRIMROSE OIL. Gamma-Linolenic acid, or GLA, and linoleic acid are essential, polyunsaturated fatty acids. They are used by most cells in the body to produce soothing prostaglandins intracellular hormone-like messengers , which help maintain the balance of many functions in the body. HYPOALLERGENIC. contains no yeast, dairy, egg, gluten, corn, soy or wheat. Contains no sugar, starch, salt, preservatives, or artificial color, flavor or fragrance. BALANCE, RESTORATION AND WELL BEING. Feel your best while going through periods of change. Primrose oil has been used to ease premenstrual syndrome, hot flashes, menopause, and much more. TRUSTED FOR OVER 35 YEARS. Source Naturals was created in 1982 by CEO Ira Goldberg to support each individual s potential to enjoy optimal health. MANUFACTURED IN THE USA. Our facility is located in Scotts Valley California.
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The Evening Primrose plant, Oenothera biennis, is native to North America and is now grown throughout all temperate climates. It has yellow flowers that flower in the evenings. Both First Nations and European settlers used evening primrose for medicinal purposes. They treated wounds and bruises with a poultice of leaves, while a tea or infusion of the plant was used to soothe coughs and digestive complaints. Current interest in the Evening Primrose plant is in the oil pressed from its seeds, which contain an array of fatty acids but particularly gamma-linolenic Acid GLA an omega-6 fatty acid essential for health. *
The array of fatty acids in evening primrose oil contributes to the oil s fame as support for outer beauty hair, skin and nails and inner beauty improved cell function and balanced hormones .*
Each softgel of Source Naturals Evening Primrose Oil contains 500 mg of pure oil, which in turn supplies 50 mg of gamma-linolenic acid and 3.6 mg of linoleic acid. Source Naturals Evening Primrose oil is among the purest available. It is extracted with a cold press, so no hexane or other chemical solvents are used in its manufacturing.*
*These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.
Consumers Our customers well-being is our highest priority. In everything we do, our guiding principle is to provide safe, superior quality products that enhance customers health and well-being. Nature and Science Our Formulation Philosophy We respect nature s intelligence. We choose scientifically optimal nutrient forms and potencies that work at the cellular level to bring the body s interdependent systems into balance. We call this unique formulation strategy Bio-Alignment.
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Our commitment to quality begins with sourcing botanical powders and extracts and other raw materials, including organic and non GMO verified ingredients when available.
We stand for a new health care model focused less on disease care and more on early intervention that can impact wellness. This new model called SystemiCare embraces the health enhancing value of nutritional compounds the body already recognizes.
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