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benefits of evening primrose oil
Fushi Organic Evening Primrose Oil is naturally rich in gamma-linolenic acid (GLA) and is renowned for its role in providing nutritional support for women as well as being a nourishing internal oil.
According to studies, Evening Primrose Oil may help relieve PMS symptoms, such as bloating and breast pain.
NOURISHING & ANTI-AGEING SKIN SUPPORT
Fushi Fresh-Pressed® Evening Primrose Oil also provides benefits as a skin oil as the GLA may help to reduce skin inflammation. Its fatty acid content is key for boosting skin suppleness, whilst phytosterols help keep skin hydrated.
Your favourite oil is unrefined, cold and Fresh-Pressed®, 100% pure fo maximum potency and non-toxicity.
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In Ayurveda, Prana represents life-force energy and we infuse that philosophy into our products by only using organic oils from this season’s harvest. By using only the freshest ingredients, they maintain their highest prana and life-energy.
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our fresh-pressed® process
Our first step is to ethically source the purest, biodynamically grown ingredients, ensuring they possess maximum potency
To ensure we use the freshest ingredients, we only select from this season’s harvest guaranteeing that nothing is older than three months.
To preserve the precious nutrients, we freshly cold-press the seeds, nuts, and kernels to produce 100% pure and unrefined oil.
Our pure oils are freshly hand-blended and bottled in our London workshop without using any additives or preservatives.
To protect our Fresh-Pressed® oils from any light damage, our oils lovingly packaged in a earth-friendly dark glass bottle with aluminum lids.
100% PURE EVENING PRIMROSE OIL
Organic, Fresh-Pressed® from harvest, food-grade, unrefined, cold-pressed and preservative-free.
FULL INGREDIENT LIST: Oneothera Biennis (Evening Primrose Oil). | Country Of Origin: Netherlands.
This is a cold-pressed, non-standardised, unrefined, organic and natural oil. Each batch varies and displays a set of unique characteristics.
Evening primrose oil is commonly used to help regulate hormonal imbalances in women, especially during premenstrual syndrome (PMS) and menopause. It contains gamma-linolenic acid (GLA), an essential fatty acid that assists in the production of prostaglandins, which play a role in hormone regulation. The GLA content in evening primrose oil can help improve the overall health and appearance of the skin. It may reduce inflammation, relieve symptoms of conditions like eczema and dermatitis, and promote skin hydration and elasticity. Evening primrose oil is often used to alleviate symptoms associated with menopause, such as hot flashes, mood swings, and vaginal dryness. The GLA content is believed to help regulate hormonal fluctuations and reduce these symptoms.
The primary mechanism by which evening primrose oil may impact female hormones is through its GLA content. GLA is converted in the body into a substance called prostaglandin E1 (PGE1), which plays a role in regulating hormonal balance. PGE1 is thought to have anti-inflammatory and vasodilatory properties and may help support hormonal processes. Although research on the effects of evening primrose oil on female hormones is limited and some findings are conflicting, some studies suggest that EPO may have a positive influence on hormonal imbalances associated with the menstrual cycle and menopause. Here are a few potential effects:
Evening primrose oil (EPO) is generally considered safe for most individuals when taken in recommended doses. However, there are certain groups of people who should exercise caution or avoid taking EPO without consulting their healthcare provider. Individuals with bleeding disorders: EPO may increase the risk of bleeding, so people with bleeding disorders or those taking anticoagulant medications should avoid EPO or consult their doctor before using it. The safety of EPO during pregnancy and breastfeeding is not well established. It is recommended to avoid using EPO during these periods unless specifically advised by a healthcare provider
Evening primrose oil may help reduce the frequency and intensity of hot flashes experienced during menopause. Some studies suggest that the oil's gamma-linolenic acid (GLA) content could have a beneficial effect on hormonal imbalances, potentially reducing hot flashes. GLA present in evening primrose oil might have a positive impact on mood and emotional well-being. It is believed to help regulate neurotransmitters and promote a sense of calmness, potentially alleviating mood swings and symptoms of depression associated with menopause.
Evening primrose oil is often used to help regulate hormonal imbalances, particularly in women. It may alleviate symptoms related to premenstrual syndrome (PMS), such as breast tenderness, bloating, and mood swings. The GLA in evening primrose oil is believed to have anti-inflammatory properties and may help improve skin conditions like acne, eczema, and psoriasis. It can help moisturize the skin, reduce redness, and promote overall skin health. Evening primrose oil might help reduce hot flashes and other symptoms associated with menopause due to its potential hormonal balancing effects. However, individual results may vary.