New Roots Herbal - Borage Oil, 60 Each, $28.99
<em>Dietary Terms:</em><br>Gluten Free, Dairy Free, Wheat Free, Product of Canada, Soy Free<br>New Roots Herbal?s Borage Oil is sourced exclusively from its seeds. It boasts nature?s most potent concentration of gamma-linolenic acid (GLA), measuring up to 24%.<br>Borage oil owes its health benefits to the presence of essential fatty acids, the most important of which is GLA, an omega-6 fatty acid. A great deal of scientific research has been conducted with supplements rich in GLA, resulting in significant interest. <br>The essential fatty acids present in borage seeds have proven to impart a regulatory function on the body?s fatty-acid metabolism. Fat metabolism is as critical as the metabolism of proteins and carbohydrates, as evidenced by the drastic rise in obesity-related degenerative diseases, especially coronary heart disease.