Skin Health

Brosche T, Platt D
Effect of borage oil consumption on fatty acid metabolism, transepidermal water loss and skin parameters in elderly people
Archives of Gerontology and Geriatrics 2000 30(2): 139-150

De Spirt S, Stahl W, Tronnier H, Sies H, Bejot M, Maurette JM, Heinrich U
Intervention with flaxseed and borage oil supplements modulates skin condition in women
British Journal of Nutrition 2009 101(3) 440-445

Foster RH, Hardy G., Alany RG
Borage oil in the treatment of atopic dermatitis
Nutrition 2010; 26 (7-8): 708-718

Kapoor R, Huang YS
Gamma-Linolenic Acid: An Anti-inflammatory Omega-6 Fatty Acid
Current Pharmaceutical Biotechnology 7(6): 531-534

Morse NL, Clough PM
A meta-analysis of randomized, placebo-controlled clinical trials of Efamol evening primrose oil in atopic eczema
Current Pharmaceutical Biotechnology 7(6): 503-524

Muggli R
Systemic evening primrose oil improves the biophysical skin parameters of healthy adults
International Journal of Cosmetic Science 2005 27(4): 243-249

Puch F, Samson-Villeger S, Guyonnet D, Blachon JL, Rawlings AV, Lassel T
Consumption of functional fermented milk containing borage oil, green tea and vitamin E enhances skin barrier function
Experimental Dermatology 2008 17(8): 668-674

Senapati S, Banerjee S, Ganqopadhyay DN
Evening primrose oil is effective in atopic dermatitis: a randomized placebo-controlled trial
Indian Journal of Dermatology, Venereology and Leprology 2008 74(5): 447-452

Ziboh VA, Miller CC, Cho Y
Metabolism of polyunsaturated fatty acids by skin epidermal enzymes: generation of anti-inflammatory and antiproliferative metabolites
American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, Vol. 71, No. 1, 361S-366s, January 2000