Oenothera

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Synonyms for Oenothera

chiefly North American herbs with usually nocturnal flowers

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Evening primrose oil acts as this enzyme and helps to correct this defect, thereby lessening or eliminating the eczema.
Evening primrose oil, black cohosh, and blue cohosh may be unsafe
A rich source of essential fatty acids, it contains organic avocado oil, golden flaxseed oil, evening primrose oil, hemp seed oil and pumpkin seed oil and has proven effective in the treatment of rosacea with improvements in flushing, redness and spots after three weeks.
She said: "I decided to enter the competition because evening primrose oil is a product I believe in and would be happy to represent.
Makers of Efamol, made from evening primrose oil, are looking for an everyday woman with natural beauty and a glowing complexion to be the face of billboards and newspaper adverts.
Evening Primrose Oil was the easy, inexpensive way to control my Raynaud's, and it works within one half hour of taking it.
I frequently suggest evening primrose oil for skin conditions (including brittle nails and hair), arthritis, autoimmune disorders, and premenstrual syndrome," he says on drweil.
Supplements such as Evening Primrose Oil and Co-Q-10 are advised to help with energy production.
THE latest research seems to show that by taking eye q , a combination of fish oil and evening primrose oil, children's attention span is improved, together with their concentration levels.
Two to three grams of evening primrose oil is also recommended for hyperactive children to raise essential fatty acid levels.
Zestra contains starflower oil, evening primrose oil, extracts of angelica and coleus, and vitamins C and E.
A couple of other commonly used CAM therapies worth considering are the fruit or leaves of the chaste tree for PMS and evening primrose oil for cyclic breast tenderness, he continued.
Other herbal remedies, including isoflavones, red clover, evening primrose oil, ginseng, licorice, or dong quai, show little effect on menopausal symptoms.
For years sufferers who want a natural alternative to lotions have been advised to try evening primrose oil or borage oil which contain gammaliolenic acid (GLA), thought to help sufferers combat itching and dryness.
Gittleman's ``All Star Peri Zappers'' include evening primrose oil for breast tenderness, natural progesterone cream to balance hormones, and flaxseed oil for depression and fatigue.