Quest Sea Buckthorn Oil contains 500mg of sea buckthorn oil. A rich source of the monounsaturated omega 7 fatty acid palmitoleic acid, this nutrient rich oil helps to support and nourish the condition of the skin, hair and nails.
Sea Buckthorn Oil contains omega-7 fatty acids, such as palmitoleic acid and cis-vaccenic acid which may help support skin, mucus and eye health. Sea buckthorn also contains traces of vitamins A, C, E, F, K and B, tocopherols, tocotrienols carotenoids, flavonoids, biotin, folic acid, and various dietary minerals and trace minerals.
Omega-7 is a nutritional supplement prepared from berries of the sea buckthorn plant (Hippopae rhamnoides), a shrub originating in the Himalayas. Most of the research into the sea buckthorn plant has been carried out by Chinese and Russian scientists, and sea buckthorn is widely used in health products and cosmetics in these countries.
Omega-7 is also used by thousands of people across the UK for dry eyes, dry mouth and intimate dryness.