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Borage

Borage

Borage, commonly known as starflower, is primarily grown as an oilseed crop due to the high gamma-linoleic (GLA) content of the oil.   GLA is an omega-6 essential fatty acid with proven anti-inflammatory benefits, which is why we use it in our award-winning multi-purpose oil here in Modern Botany. 

Arnica

Arnica

Arnica montana is one of the natural extracts that we use in our award-winning multi-tasking oil for its healing and anti-inflammatory benefits.  It is traditionally used for bruising. 

Chives

This week at Modern Botany HQ, we have a proliferation of Chives, some simple recipes to follow....

Used traditionally for the circulatory system, also a mild stimulant and has antiseptic and anti-biotic properties