With its rich source of vitamins, minerals and gamma linoleic acid, evening primrose oil is recommended to support healthy with natural vitality, and assist recovery in dry, flaky skin. It also supports regular endocrine function, which allows balanced cycles through pre-menstrual and menopausal phases.
Balancing Hormonal Cycles
Evening primrose oil can be used to support endocrine function through phases of menstruation and menopause, as well as helping to promote a positive outlook during these stages. 5 drops can be taken internally. Take daily, best dropped on some muesli or a bread crust.
This soothing, nourishing oil is easily absorbed and is particularly revitalising for the face and under the eyes. Add up to 5% of Evening Primrose when blending your facial oils. It is safe to use on children.
The healing and balancing qualities of Primrose can help to counter irritations and devitalisation. It may be especially useful as a natural aid for chronic conditions such as eczema and psoriasis. Blends well with avocado oil.
Safety Considerations: Very safe
Please note: Therapeutic plant oils are used to support natural body process for optimum health and wellbeing. The information here is NOT meant as recommendation for cure of any medical condition or disease.
The evening primrose plant has been commonly known as tree primrose and sundrop. The native people of North America, English and pilgrims, were well aware of the healing properties of its leaves and bark, using it extensively to treat stomach and liver complaints, coughs and female disorders.
The therapeutic value of the seed oil is a more recent discovery. It has been the subject of numerous scientific studies and has shown to be of particular benefit to women during the various phases of menstruation and menopause.
Please note: the traditional uses listed here are for reference only and under no circumstances should they be taken as recommendations for cures or treatments for diseases or medical conditions. Therapeutic oils are used to support natural body functions and work in harmony with our body's physiology.
Oenothera biennis, seeds, cold pressed, certified organic, New Zealand