• evening-primerose

      Evening primerose

      The oil of the evening primerose or Oenothera biennis is extracted by this plant, which grows spontaneously mainly in North America and on the British Islands, but even in Spain. Already the American Indians knew about the therapeutic properties of the primerose, since if brewed this flower is able to cure skin problems. The evening primerose oil has a high content of omega 3, omega 6, vitamin C, magnesium, phosphor, copper, boron, iron, antioxidants, moreover it has nurturing, invigorating, alleviating and anti- inflammatory properties.

      This oil hinders the skin- aging and makes the skin more elastic and soft, since it stimulates the production of collagen. 
      Therefor it’s used in wellness treatments against aging, acne, stretch marks. This oil could also block the female infertility because of hormonal problems and stimulate the immune system, improve the job of the nervous system, alleviate menstrual cramps, block the formation of blood clots and thrombus and it has a vasodilatory function. It’s excellent to treat ovarian cysts, it blocks breast lumps, alleviates Endometriosis, adiposis, rheumatoid arthritis, multiple sclerosis, diabetes, allergies, gastric acid, bone and joint problems, psoriasis, eczemas, muscle ruptures, dysmenorrhea, absence of menstruation, hives, congestion, irritability, osteoporosis and hyperactivity. The evening primerose oil can be bought in herbal shops in a liquid form or as capsules. It can also be combined with borage oil.