Starflower Oil 1,000mg

   
90 capsules

Product overview

Vegetarian Suitable for Vegetarians

Vegan Suitable for Vegans

Gelatin free Gelatin Free

Healthspan's Starflower Oil capsules contain 1,000mg of Starflower Oil, including a 22% concentration of Gamma Linolenic Acid (205mg). Each capsule also contains 130mg Omega 9 Fatty Acids. 

Starflower Oil is taken from the Borage officinalis, commonly known as the Starflower, which is native to Great Britain, Europe and North Africa. It has blue star-shaped flowers and it is the seed that is used to produce starflower oil.

Key Benefits

  • Nature's richest source of the essential fatty-acid GLA
  • 22% GLA content (205mg) per capsule
  • Beneficial levels of essential omega 6 and 9

Nutritional Information

Dosage

One capsule daily with food.

Key nutritional values

Typical vales, % RDA (where applicable) in brackets:

Pure Starflower Oil 1,000mg
Providing:
Omega 6 Fatty Acids 340mg
Of which GLA 205mg
Omega 9 Fatty Acids 130mg

Ingredients

Starflower Oil, Capsule Shell, (Modified Starch – of vegetable origin, Glycerin – of
vegetable origin, Carrageenan, Sodium Carbonate), Mixed Tocopherols

Reviews for Starflower Oil 1,000mg

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Overall Rating: 4.32 / 5 stars, based on 47 reviews

23 July 2014

good quality

22 July 2014

Very effective for relief from pre-menstrual breast tenderness.

21 July 2014

see above - cod liver oil

21 July 2014

The wife has one every day to ease the pain in her breast and it works!

12 July 2014

As Above

12 July 2014

starflower oil capsules help me with my hot flushes

08 July 2014

These didn't suite my fibroid condition at all. Great for youger women I suspect. Instead I came out with spots and oily skin on my face.

08 July 2014

As Above

08 July 2014

As Above

08 July 2014

Have only just started using it, as I changed if from Evening Primrose on your recommendation.

08 July 2014

helps with my moods

Thank you for your review.

Samantha, Healthspan Customer Care

08 July 2014

I use it to help me with my pms "moodswings".

Thank you for your review.

Leanda - Healthspan Customer Care

08 July 2014

pms

Thank you for your review.

Andy, Healthspan Customer Care

08 July 2014

As Above

Thank you for your review.

Andy, Healthspan Customer Care

02 July 2014

Used by daughter who has psorasis, Not sure of effect as yet.

01 July 2014

I am type 2 diabetic and 2capsules per day have cured the tingling in my feet. I first learnt of this from a nutrition sheet issued by Southampton General Hospital.

01 July 2014

As Above

01 July 2014

Improves my general health

30 June 2014

As my wife has had breast cancer and chemotherapy which makes her ultra prone to mega hot flushes
these are a great help in controlling them

30 June 2014

For heart health

Thank you for your review.

Sophie, Healthspan Customer Care

29 June 2014

Quick service

25 June 2014

renewal of continuing supply

Thank you for your review.

Laura, Healthspan Customer Care

20 June 2014

Useful aid to managing menapause

18 June 2014

MY WIFE COULD NOT DO WITHOUT THEM - RELIEVES MONTHLY PAINS

17 June 2014

I think it helps with my arthritis.

17 June 2014

It balances the Omega 3 fatty acid tablets I take every day.

17 June 2014

Good for hair and nails

17 June 2014

I take a very high dose (3 capsules) to keep my eczema under control. It works.

17 June 2014

reliable service as usual.

17 June 2014

I use this to help with pre-menstrual symptoms, it works particularly well for me in relieving breast discomfort.

16 June 2014

Have taken Starflower Oil for years for breast pain. Works a treat.

14 June 2014

Great for breast pain was recomended by my local breast care clinic.

14 June 2014

Menopause

11 June 2014

helps my joints. take together with glucosamine and rosehip as I have degenerative arthritis

11 June 2014

As Above

11 June 2014

Helps my daughter with very bad water retention

05 June 2014

Used these for years, they were recommended by my doctor as an alternative to prescription drugs and work just as well.

05 June 2014

Helps stop the hot flushes

04 June 2014

04 June 2014

excellent

04 June 2014

Not so happy with this product, found oil leaking from the capsules.....which made it unpleasant to swallow!

04 June 2014

As Above

Thank you for your review.

Samantha

Healthspan Customer Care

03 June 2014

After buying for over 20 years I will have to say farewell to Healthspan due to their ridiculous new packaging, I like to open a container to access my Vitamins, not pop a blister pack foil 180 times, life is too short, reduced packaging at the same price...what a con.

29 May 2014

As Above

29 May 2014

gelatin free capsules. Have used starflower oil for years and it has eliminated my eczema.

28 May 2014

Helps skin and hair.

27 May 2014

As Above

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