Evening Primrose Oil
About this product
Evening primrose oil is extracted from the seeds of evening primrose, which contains gamma-linolenic acid (GLA), an omega-6 fatty acid that has both anti-inflammatory and analgesic (pain-relieving) properties. Research indicates that evening primrose oil has an effect on prostaglandins, hormones that are linked to your inflammatory response and circulation.
Evening Primrose Oil Uses
Evening primrose oil has long been used as an effective treatment for a variety of ailments. Evening Primrose Oil may help to alleviate symptoms of PMS, hot flashes related to menopause, ADD, eczema and other skin disorders and Asthma.*
Why choose BodyBio’s Evening Primrose Oil supplement?
Our Evening Primrose is made at our US headquarters in New Jersey in our FDA certified facility. We take the utmost care to ensure the delicate nature of the essential fatty acids are never destroyed or distorted so you can trust the highest quality.
Does Evening Primrose Oil have any side effects?
Evening primrose for most people will not have any side effects. For some individuals, symptoms such as headache, upset stomach, dizziness and nausea may occur. People who take anticoagulant and antiplatelet medications should consult a doctor before taking.
What is the recommended dosage of Evening Primrose Oil?
2 softgels or 1/2 teaspoon daily, unless otherwise recommended by your healthcare practitioner.
How does Evening Primrose Oil help skin?
BodyBio Evening Primrose Oil is made up of linoleic acid, an omega-6 fatty acid that promotes skin health by reinforcing the skin barrier, preserving water in the epidermis and regulating the production of sebum. When your skin is deficient in essential fatty acids, common side effects can include dry, rough, or scaly skin.
How does Evening Primrose Oil help with pregnancy?
During pregnancy, Evening Primrose Oil may help in preventing high blood pressure (pre-eclampsia), shortening labor, starting labor, and preventing late deliveries.* Discuss using this supplement only at the end of your pregnancy with a healthcare professional.
What time of day should you take Evening Primrose Oil?
Evening Primrose Oil may be taken throughout the day with or without food. If you are prone to having a sensitive stomach, it is advisable to take with food.
What are the ingredients found in BodyBio Evening Primrose Oil?
Liquid: Evening Primrose Seed Oil
Softgels: Evening Primrose Seed Oil, gelatin, glycerin and water