Facebook Find Us

Life Essentials with GLA Fatty Acids

Essential Fatty Acids (EFAs)
from Black Current Seed Oil

Help Lower Cholesterol
Help Prevent Cardiovascular Disease

Commercial refinement of fats, oils, and food has effectively eliminated the Essential Fatty Acids (EFA) from our food chain. EFAs help maintain health by promoting eicosanoids (biological activities) in the body. Life Essentials softgels contain a balanced blend of Alpha Linolenic (ALA), Gamma Linolenic (GLA), and Linoleic Acid derived from Blackcurrant seeds. Life Essentials was previously named LifePlus.

90 softgels
Retail $26.95 / Your Cost $20.21

essential fatty acids
green bar

Linoleic (Omega 6) and Alpha-Linolenic (Omega 3) are called essential fatty acids because they are essential to normal cell structure and they must come from the diet because our body cannot manufacture them. There is increasing evidence that the ratio of Omega 3 to Omega 6 in the diet plays a crucial role in the development of many degenerative diseases.

There are several plant oils available that provide some essential fatty acids: Borage, Primrose, Safflower, and Flax. Some oils, such as Flax and Safflower lack Omega 6. Borage and Primrose do not contain Omega 3. One oil, Blackcurrant Seed Oil, appears to provide a balanced profile of all the essential fatty acids including: Linoleic, Linolenic, Alpha Linolenic, and Gamma Linolenic.

Essential Fatty Acids from Black Current Seed Oil

Each bottle contains: 90 softgels
Each sofgel contains 280 mg of pure Blackcurrant Seed oil blended with Safflower Oil to provide the following fatty acid profile: