Borage oil contains gamma-linolenic acid, a type of fatty acid shown to offer a number of health benefits. We combine this with saffron extract to help regulate inflammation and decrease symptoms of eczema. Saffron has also been shown to help alleviate PMS symptoms by helping to balance hormones. Our Borage source is free of pyrrolizidine alkaloids (PA).See All Products
Below we've broken down the main functions of our Borage with Saffron and the benefits it can provide.
Research shows that GLA containing supplements are useful at relieving symptoms associated with premenstrual syndrome (PMS).
Borage oil contains GLA, which is beneficial for skin struction and function. It may improve eczema and other skin conditions by normalizing skin barrier function (2).
Borage and saffron together contain compounds that protect cells from free radicals and oxidative stress.
According to the Cleavland Clinic, borage oil has been shown to reduce inflammation and symptoms of eczema, PMS, menopause and even Rheumatoid Arthritis.
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2. Lin TK, Zhong L, Santiago JL. Anti-Inflammatory and Skin Barrier Repair Effects of Topical Application of Some Plant Oils. Int J Mol Sci. 2017;19(1)View Source
3. Wauquier F, Barquissau V, Léotoing L, et al. Borage and fish oils lifelong supplementation decreases inflammation and improves bone health in a murine model of senile osteoporosis. Bone. 2012;50(2):553-61.View Source