|Latin Name:||Oenothera biennis|
|Country of Origin:||China|
|Extraction Method:||cold pressed|
Evening Primrose Oil is a rich source of Gamma Linoleic Acid (GLA). GLA rich oils are used for dry skin conditions, eczema, psoriasis, and aging skin. Unrefined Evening Primrose has not been filtered and retains its characteristic green colour. Unrefined oils often carry a stronger fragrance than its refined counterpart, but is deemed to be more nourishing to the skin.
This Certified Organic Oil comes to us as QAI Certified. The National Organic Program develops, implements, and administers national production, handling, and labeling standards for organic agricultural products. The QAI also accredits the certifying agents (foreign and domestic) who inspect organic production and handling operations to certify that they meet USDA standards.
- Shelf Life
Shelf Life: Unstable. Refrigeration recommended. All GLA rich oils are unstable and it is important to keep them refrigerated. It is also important to keep as much oxygen out of the bottle as possible. Rebottle into smaller sizes as the oil is used.
Glass or Plastic? We are now offering a selection of our carriers in your choice of glass or plastic packaging. In order to offset the additional shipping charges because of the weight of glass, there is a nominal fee of $0.50 when you choose glass.