Sea-Buckthorn is a type of plant which is found on the high altitudes of Himalaya, and it had since been used as a natural remedy in traditional medicines. It promotes good overall health, may improves heart function and has a beneficial effect on the skin.
|Supports cardiovascular health|
|Protects gastrointestinal tract|
|Supports a healthy skin|
HOW SEA-BUCKTHORN WORKS
Sea-Buckthorn may serve to improve cardiovascular health and at the same time provide essential nutrients to your skin which enhances the regeneration of the skin. It may also be used in individuals who experience gastric ulcers due to the anti-inflammatory properties.
WHAT THE RESEARCH SAYS
Recent studies suggest that sea-buckthorn contains high amount of unsaturated fatty acids (UFA), which may help to maintain a healthy heart and has a strong antioxidant effect which may aid in a healthier skin and promotes wound healing[1,2]. It may be used to treat chronic gastric ulcer and also to reduce cervical erosion in women.
1. Xu, Y.-J., Kaur, M., Dhillon, R. S., Tappia, P. S., & Dhalla, N. S. (2011, February 9). Health benefits of sea buckthorn for the prevention of cardiovascular diseases. Journal of Functional Foods.
2. Gupta A;Kumar R;Pal K;Singh V;Banerjee PK;Sawhney RC; (2006, October). Influence of sea buckthorn (Hippophae rhamnoides L.) flavone on dermal wound healing in rats. Molecular and cellular biochemistry.
3. Zielińska, A., & Nowak, I. (2017, May 19). Abundance of active ingredients in sea-buckthorn oil. Lipids in health and disease.