|Latin Name: ||Oenothera biennis |
|Status: ||cold pressed / unrefined / organic |
Cold pressed from the seeds. Evening Primrose Oil is noted for as a rich source of GLA. GLA rich oils are used for dry skin conditions, eczema, psoriasis, and ageing 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.
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.