Borage Seed Oil
are a rich source of the Omega-6 essential fatty acid (EFA) Gamma
, also known as GLA. Essential fatty acids are called essential because they cannot be manufactured in the body and are
important for the structure of cell membranes and
support healthy skin
and hair. EFAs also support nerve, immune, neurological, and
cardiovascular system functions.
Additionally, essential fatty acids are used in the production of
hormone type substances called prostaglandins which regulate and act as
messengers for various functions within the body.