Evening Primrose Oil (500mg) Overview
Body First’s Evening Primrose Oil contains high amounts of the polyunsaturated omega-6 fatty acid gamma linolenic acid (GLA). Evening primrose oil contains healthy fatty acids such as GLA and nutrients that may support insulin regulation, prevent heart disease, improve skin health, reduce PMS symptoms in women and reduce unhealthy inflammation. *
Body First uses evening primrose oil that is extracted from the seeds of the plant in which the GLA is intact in its natural state. Evening primrose oil use has been observed to promote joint health by reducing irritation, swelling and inflammation. The GLA found in evening primrose oil may also help reduce the occurrence of acne, eczema and psoriasis. Evening primrose oil is very well known and appreciated amongst women suffering form pre-menstrual symptoms, soreness of the breasts, cramps and menopausal symptoms. Adding a premium evening primrose supplement like the one offered by Body First can provide numerous health benefits and promote a balanced intake of healthy omega fatty acids. *
Evening Primrose Oil (500mg) Benefits
-Excellent Source of the Omega-6 GLA*
-Supports Insulin Regulation*
-Improves Skin Health*
-Reduces PMS Symptoms*
-Reduces Unhealthy Inflammation*
* These statements have not been evaluated by the FDA. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any diseases.
Evening Primrose Oil (500mg) Description from Body First
Body First's Evening Primrose Oil has naturally occuring Gamma Linolenic Acid (GLA), an Omega-6 fatty acid. Although the body can synthesize GLA from other dietary fats, it can be more efficiently utilized when consumed in its preformed state. GLA helps support the body's immune system and may help maintain normal skin barrier function, as well as a healthy vascular system. It may also be used as nutritional support for milk discomfort associated with PMS.
|Serving Size: 3 softgels|
Servings Per Container: 40
|Ingredient||Amount||% Daily Value**|
|-Calories from Fat||15|
|Evening Primrose Oil (Oenothera binennis) (seed) (cold-pressed, Hexane-free)||1500mg||†|
|-Gamma Linolenic Acid (GLA)||135mg||†|
| ** Percent Daily Value is based on a 2000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.|
† Daily Value not established.
Other Ingredients: Softgel Capsule (Gelatin, Water, Glycerin).
Adults, take 3 softgels per day, preferably with a meal.
If you are pregnant, nursing, or taking any prescription medication or planning any medical procedure, consult your doctor before use. Discontinue use and consult your doctor if any adverse reactions occur.