HealthAid Starflower Oil is an exceptionally rich source of GLA -this 1000mg capsule contains 23% GLA, more than twice that found in a similar evening primrose oil capsule. As with all the Gamma Star range, these capsules contain pure Starflower Oil.
Starflower Oil is extracted from the seeds of the Borage plant, and contains the richest source of Gamma Linolenic Acid (GLA), even more potent than Evening Primrose Oil. GLA is a fatty acid that the body converts to a hormone-like substance called Prostaglandin which benefits immune and nervous system, helps maintain healthy skin, metabolism and flexible joints. It is also known to support female health in all stages of life.
- People who wish to improve their overall well-being
- People who want to maintain a healthy nervous and immune system
- People who wish to maintain a healthy heart and circulation
- People who want to maintain healthy skin and joints
- Suitable for vegans
Directions: As a food supplement, for adults and children over 12 years of age, one capsule daily. Adults can increase to three capsules a day. Do not exceed recommended daily intake unless advised by a healthcare professional.
Please seek professional advice before taking this product if you are pregnant or likely to become pregnant, or if you are on prescribed medication. Do not use if you are a diagnosed epileptic.
Vegetarian capsule shell (corn starch, glycerol, carrageenan, sodium carbonate), Pure Boarage Oil, Natural Vitamin E (d-alpha tocopherol).
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