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Genestra

Perilla EFA

$43.99

Perilla oil is derived from perilla, an herb from the mint family that is a source of the omega-3 fatty acid ALA and the omega-6 fatty acid LA. 

90 softgels

Perilla oil is derived from perilla, an herb from the mint family that is a source of the omega-3 fatty acid ALA and the omega-6 fatty acid LA. Recent research suggests that combined supplementation of omega-3 and -6 fatty acids may help maintain skin health. Fatty acids help maintain the structure and function of the skin, including supporting healthy skin moisture levels. ALA may also help to maintain proper platelet and endothelial cell function.

  • Plant derived omega-3 and omega-6 fatty acids for the maintenance of good health
  • Provides 3300 mg of ALA per daily dose
  • Includes 900 mg of LA per daily dose Perilla oil is derived from perilla, an herb from the mint family.
  • It is naturally high in the omega-3 fatty acid ALA, and also contains the omega-6 fatty acid LA.
  • Research suggests that combined supplementation with both omega-3 and 6 fatty acids may synergistically help maintain optimal skin health.
  • Fatty acids are necessary for the proper structure and function of the skin, including the protection against environmental factors and the loss of electrolytes and water.
  • Supplementation with essential fatty acids can alter the production of eicosanoid signalling molecules in the skin, and metabolites of LA may mediate the activity of collagen producing cells in the skin.
  • ALA further contributes to maintaining optimal health through its role in maintaining platelet and endothelial cell function.
  • Research suggests at least 3 g of perilla oil daily is required to obtain its beneficial health effects.

Calories  30
    • Calories from Fat 25

Total Fat 3 g
Protein  < 1 g
Perilla (Perilla frutescens) Seed Oil 3000 mg
Yielding

    • ALA (Alpha-Linolenic Acid) 1650 mg
    • LA (Linoleic Acid) 450 mg
    • OA (Oleic Acid) 390 mg

Take three capsules two times daily with meals or as recommended by your healthcare practitioner.

Risk Information:

If you are allergic to plants of the Lamiaceae/ Labiatae/Mint family, do not use. If you are pregnant or breastfeeding, consult your healthcare practitioner prior to use.

Guaranteed to contain NO added wheat, starch, yeast, gluten, corn, soy, sodium, sugar, artificial colouring or flavouring, antimicrobial preservatives or dairy products