• Excellent for any form of dry skin condition

  • High in Linoleic Acid and GLA (Gamma-Linolenic Acid)

  • Soil Association approved

SpeciesExtraction Process
Oenthera biennis
Cold pressed.
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Organic Evening Primrose Oil is high in linoleic acid (typically 74%), GLA (typically 9%) and also contains small amounts of oleic and palmitic acids.
Cold pressed from the seeds.
The origins of the plant are said to derive from North America, where Native Americans would boil the root of the plant and then eat it to help cure stomach aches. They would also boil the leaf of the plant and put the pulp onto their skin to help heal bruises.
It became known as ‘Kings Cure All’ when introduced to Europe in the 17th century.