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Starflower Oil Borage Oil 500mg capsules High Strength Omega 6 Vitamin E HIGH IN GLA Essential fatty acid
- WHAT IS STARFLOWER OIL / BORAGE OIL? Borage is a herb commonly found in Mediterranean and cooler climates. The seed extract is sold in capsules or liquid form. Contains high level of GLA ( Gamma Linolenic Acid ) Anti-Inflammatory Essential Fat. Borage seed oil contains very high levels of two types of polyunsaturated omega-6 essential fatty acids, 20–26% gamma-linolenic acid (GLA) and linolenic acid (LA, which your body converts to GLA).
- HORMONE BALANCE: GLA is an important Omega 6 essential fatty acid, which the body uses to help maintain hormone balance and optimum health, especially in women. UKHealthHouse Starflower Oil (borage) offers 100mg of GLA, almost three times more GLA than the same amount of Evening Primrose Oil. GLA is especially supportive of female hormone balance. GLA helps support the body’s natural anti-inflammatory responses. Maybe helpful around menstruation time. Helps support skin health.
- HIGH POTENCY: GLA is an essential fatty acid that's important for maintaining a joint's cell structure and function. Due to its anti-inflammatory & antioxidant properties, borage oil containing GLA can be helpful for treating illnesses. Starflower Oil is a very concentrated source of GLA which means that each capsule can deliver more than three times the level of GLA than the equivalent sized evening primrose capsule. Each capsules provide a massive 100mg of GLA per capsule, making this an impressive, high potency one-a-day product.
- BENEFITS OF STARFLOWER OIL: Starflower Oil May be beneficial for a wide range of conditions. Premenstrual Syndrome (PMS) has been shown to eradicate swollen abdomen and breast discomfort as well as reducing irritability and depression. Eczema and other skin disorders Psoriasis may be helped by Starflower Oil. Rheumatoid Arthritis sufferers have discontinued use of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs after supplementation, it is more effective when taken with fish oils.
- HIGH IN OMEGA 6 ESSENTIAL FATTY ACIDS: Borage oil is extracted from its star-shaped bud and provides one of the richest forms of this essential fatty acid (which is also found in Evening Primrose Oil). This form of omega-6 helps the body to reduce unwanted inflammation and cell growth and it helps support a wide range of issues. Borage oil capsules deliver GLA in a handy softgel form, and it has added Vitamin E, making this a great addition to any health supplements stock.
An excellent source of gamma linoleic acid (GLA) can be found in the common borage flower, also known as starflower. Starflower Oil is the oil extracted from borage seeds which has been found to have a naturally high level of the precious compound called GLA. This is an Omega 6 fatty acid which is used by the body to make certain hormones. In theory our bodies can make GLA but research on evening primrose oil has shown that supplements of GLA can be helpful for some people, and now many women choose a GLA supplement around the time of their period.What are the benefits of Starflower Oil / Borage Oil?
- May help with arthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, gingivitis and adrenal gland problems.
- May help with menopausal symptoms, breast tenderness, mood swings, hot flashes.
- Fights against bone loss in combination with Omega 3.
- Promotes bone health.
- Inflammation that causes pain and swelling.
- Dealing with stress.
- A good addition to your daily diet.
- Aid cardiovascular health.
- Help lower cholesterol levels.
- Healthy skin, joint & nerves.
- GLA is especially supportive of female hormone balance.
- Almost three times more GLA than the amount of Evening Primrose Oil.
- GLA helps support the body's natural anti-inflammatory responses.
- Cold Pressed.
Borage Oil 500mg Capsule
Ingredients: Borage Oil (18.5%) (Starflower), Vitamin E (DL-Alpha Tocopheryl), Capsule Shell: Gelatin, Glycerine, Purified Water.
Recommended Dosage: Food Supplement. Take 2 softgels per day with food or up to a maximum of 4 or as prescribed my a health professional. Do not exceed stated dose.
Free From: Egg Free, Fish Free, Peanuts Free, Peanuts Free, Lactose Free, Gluten Free, Dairy Free, No GMOs, Soya Free.
Serving Size: 1 capsule.
Each capsule Providing:
Starflower 527.5mg(Per Serving) **(%RI*)
GLA 100mg(Per Serving) **(%RI*)
Vitamin E 2.5mg(Per Serving) 25%(%RI*)
* Reference Intake.
** No RI established.
Warning: Do not exceed the stated dose. Food supplements should not be used as a substitute for a varied diet. Product should be stored out of reach of young children.
Not Suitable for Vegans & Vegetarians.
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