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Evening Primrose oil

The oil is recommended for dry, sensitive and irritated skin. Evening primrose oil improves skin's metabolism and protects it from aging and adverse environmental factors. This oil is beneficial for treating dermatitis, psoriasis, allergic skin reactions and other eczematous type of skin damage.

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22,00Lt

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Oenothera biennis

Organic, Soil association sertificate

Origin: China


Evening Primrose is a common wildflower found in North and South America. It is a two-year plant. In old times, the flower was unique for its medical and healing power for skin. Evening primrose was brought to Europe in XII century as a plant curing many diseases. It was named the evening flower because it blooms just in the evenings. The oil is cold-pressed.

Evening primrose oil contains up to 25% essential fatty acids, among them - linoleic acid (LA) and gamma-linolenic acid (GLA). These acids belong to omega-6 fatty acids. Indispensable polyunsaturated omega-3 and Omega-6 fatty acids are essential for many metabolic processes; a source of energy, inhibits inflammation, affects blood clotting and blood pressure and strengthens the immune system. Moreover, the oil, among other useful materials, contains vitamin E a strong antioxidant that affects the elasticity of skin.

The benefit of Primrose oil:

-    The oil prevents prematurely aging, wrinkles, nourishes and moisturizes the skin;

-  Improves skin metabolism, protects skin from harmful environmental effects;

-     Treats different skin disorders, such as dermatitis, psoriasis, inhibition of allergic skin reactions, eczematous type of skin damage, reduces skin redness and itching.

-      Improves hair, nail growth and nourishes it.

-      The oil balances oily skin;

-       Evening primrose oil is soothing and anti-inflammatory.

-     The oil strengthens skin barrier functions - reduces moisture loss from skin cells.

-       Normalizes and maintains a normal menstrual cycle, reduces premenstrual symptoms (breast tenderness, pain, irritability, mood swings, etc.) and menopausal complaints;

-    Evening primrose oil is effective in healing breast cancer, multiple sclerosis, chronic fatigue syndrome, heart diseases, pregnancy-induced hypertension, attention deficit or hyperactivity disorder and asthma.

Attention! Evening primrose oil should be kept refrigerated to help prolong shelf life. Keep from  direct sunlight.