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New Roots Evening Primrose Oil 1000mg 90 Softgels

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Gluten Free
Soy Free
Preservatives Free
Sugar Free
Dairy Free
Cold Pressed
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Evening Primrose

1000mg

Cold-pressed Evening Primrose Oil contains a minimum gamma-linoleic acid (GLA) content of 10%, recognized for its benefits in women's health.

The current interest in EPO arises from its fatty acid profile, with a typical composition of approximately 70% linoleic acid (LA) and 10% gamma-linolenic acid (GLA).

Linoleic acid, an essential fatty acid found in nuts, seeds, and various vegetable oils (including EPO), requires conversion in the body. Unfortunately, several factors can impede this process, such as saturated fats, hydrogenated oils, blood-glucose problems, and inadequate dietary intake of vitamin C, magnesium, zinc, and B vitamins. Conversely, gamma-linoleic acid does not necessitate this conversion, making it a desirable source for the body's prostaglandin production.

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Ingredients

Each softgel contains:  
Organic evening primrose (Enothera biennis) seed oil, hexane- free 1,000 mg
Providing:  
Linoleic acid (LA) (68%) 680 mg
gamma-Linolenic acid (GLA) (10%) 100 mg

 

Other Ingredients

Natural vitamin E (D-alpha-tocopherol) (from non-GMO sunflower) in a softgel composed of bovine gelatin, glycerin, and purified water.

Directions

Adults: For acne/eczema/skin moisture, hydration, elasticity and firmness: Take 2 softgels twice daily. As source of omega-6s / linoleic acid: Take 2 softgels daily. For all other uses: Take 2 softgels one to three times daily.

Contains no: Gluten, soy, wheat, corn, eggs, dairy, yeast, citrus, preservatives, artificial flavour or colour, starch, or sugar.

Cautions and warnings

Consult a health-care practitioner if symptoms persist or worsen.

Store in a cool, dry place, away from heat and sunlight. Do not use if seal is broken. Keep out of reach of children.

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