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When it comes to women's health. Overall, each woman probably has a number of concerns about her health depending on her age, such as
Problems encountered for women of this age include abdominal pain or chest pain before menstruation (Premenstrual syndrome), dry skin and lack of moisture.
Problems encountered for women of this age include menopausal symptoms such as hot flashes and profuse sweating, dry and inflammation of the genitourinary system and urinary tract, dry, itchy, scaly skin, red rash and dermatitis.
These symptoms can be found with every woman of any age. Therefore, taking care of women's health today can help relieve unwanted symptoms that may occur in the future.
Evening primrose oil is an essential fatty acid extracted from the evening primrose flower. Primrose, a biennial plant with yellow flowers are found mainly in North America and Europe. It is considered the original plant of the American Indians and has been used for various health benefits since ancient times. Due to the many health benefits of evening primrose oil and its wide acceptance worldwide, evening primrose oil has been dubbed 'The King' to cure all or Lord of all healings'. Read more interesting facts about evening primrose oil click here https://www.megawecare.co.th/content/4898/fact-need-to-know-about-epo
Evening primrose oil is rich in Omega-6 polyunsaturated fatty acids, primarily gamma-linolenic acid or GLA, which is a fatty acid that the body cannot produce on its own. It needs to be obtained from food only.
Evening primrose oil enriched with GLA has several beneficial effects on health as the GLA obtained from evening primrose oil will be converted to prostaglandins that contain hormone-like components that are beneficial to the body, including:
Help keep skin soft and moisturized.
Help reduce pre-menstrual symptoms such as abdominal pain, chest pain.
Relieve symptoms of elderly women or menopause.
Relieve symptoms of various diseases such as eczema, arthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, cardiovascular disease, diabetes, migraines, restore liver function and relieve symptoms of those who have breast cyst.
The two essential fatty acids found in evening primrose oil are linoleic acid (LA) and gamma linolenic acid (GLA). It is an important component of cell membranes in the body, including skin cells. It is an important part in the production of PGE1, which helps the walls of arteries to be healthy, causing various nutrients to nourish the skin cells to be strong, resulting in bright, radiant skin, restore elasticity to the skin, creating vitality to the skin naturally.
Moreover, clinical studies have found that evening primrose oil can improve skin hydration, elasticity, strength, and reduces signs of roughness within just 12 weeks after taking evening primrose oil.
Therefore, evening primrose oil has properties that help nourish the skin, help solve the problem of dandruff or hair loss, and most importantly for all women is to help slow down the deterioration of the skin, restore youthfulness for women of all ages. Read on for "Dry Skin" information. Click here https://www.megawecare.co.th/content/5175/dry-skin-signal-to-skin-problem
Premenstrual symptoms are caused by an imbalance of prostaglandins in the body, resulting in decreased levels of PGE1, resulting in period pain, chest pain. Therefore, adding GLA with evening primrose oil reduces premenstrual symptoms such as headaches, stomachaches, chest pains, irritability, and other discomforts by more than 60% when taken regularly.
For women with breast pain due to fibrocystic lumps and cysts, a clinical trial of evening primrose oil in 66 Asian women for a period of 3-6 months showed that at 3 months, the symptoms of breast pain were reduced and disappeared within 6 months.
An inevitable problems in every woman when getting older is the changes in levels of female hormone, estrogen which will gradually decrease, resulting in premenopausal and eventually menopauses or golden age, which is about 50 years old on average. Symptoms at the onset of menopause are discomfort, hot flashes, aches, dryness, rough skin, mood swings.
As women enter a more mature age, the body's ability to convert LA fatty acids into GLA and PGE1 decreases, which is one of the causes of menopause symptoms. Therefore, taking evening primrose oil can help relieve symptoms and can slow down the menopause. Read more about menopause symptoms, click here https://www.megawecare.co.th/content/4895/vaginal-dryness-big-problem-for-women-health
The symptoms of arthritis and rheumatoid arthritis are associated with autoimmune disorders characterized by a deficiency of prostaglandin PGE1 and excess of prostaglandin PGE2. According to clinical data, the efficacy of evening primrose oil increases the levels of PGE1 in the body, thereby reducing joint pain in the morning (morning stiffness) and swelling of the joints. Taking evening primrose oil continuously for 3-6 months was found to reduce the incidence of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDS) by approximately 30%-70%, reduce drug induced side effects on the stomach, thereby improving the quality of life of patients with rheumatoid arthritis.
An intake of 'Evening primrose oil', which is a source of omega-6 polyunsaturated fatty acids LA and GLA, can help reduce the risk of heart disease because LA and GLA slightly help reduce cholesterol levels. Evening primrose oil's GLA has been shown to lower blood pressure for people with mild hypertension. GLA selectively inhibits platelet aggregation. To increase the efficiency of reducing the risk of cardiovascular disease, GLA should be supplemented with fish oil, which is a polyunsaturated fatty acid in the omega-3 group.
'Evening Primrose Oil' can help increase the amount of GLA, help reduce inflammation, itching, redness, scaly, and swelling of the skin. From the clinical studies conducted during 1981-1991, total of 26 studies in 1,207 patients, it has been found that atopic eczema symptoms improve after 4-8 weeks of continuous use and benefit patients because it can significantly reduce the use of steroid medications, thereby reducing the chances of patients experiencing long-term side effects from steroid medication.
Because people who have had diabetes for a long time are often found to be deficient in GLA, causing numbness of the hands, feet, neuronal membrane abnormalities. Evening primrose oil supplementation showed improvement in neuropathy symptoms in diabetic patients but did not change the patient's blood sugar levels.
1. Evening primrose oil should be selected from high quality source using cold pressed methods so that the active ingredients are not destroyed by heat during the extraction process.
2. Evening Primrose Oil should be selected from quality raw materials with a 10% GLA percentage, which is exactly as used in clinical research, thus ensuring its efficacy and safety.
To nourish the skin and increase the skin’s moisture. Take 1,000-3,000 mg daily.
To relieve pre-menstrual symptoms. Take 3,000 mg daily.
To alleviate premenopausal symptoms. Take 3,000 mg daily.
To relief arthritis and rheumatoid arthritis. Take 3,000-6,000 mg daily.
To relief breast pain. Take 3,000 mg daily.
To reduce the risk of cardiovascular disease. Take 1,000-3,000 mg daily.
To relief eczema and psoriasis. Take 3,000-6,000 mg daily.
To reduce complications in diabetic patients. Take 3,000 mg daily.