Inflammation and free radical damage increase as we age, contributing to many health problems. Natural Factors Pycnogenol is a powerful antioxidant and anti-inflammatory made from the highest quality French maritime pine bark. Pycnogenol strengthens cell membranes, contributing to improved circulation, younger looking skin, lower cholesterol, and better blood sugar balance.
Each vegetarian capsule contains:
French maritime pine bark extract(Pinus pinaster)(bark) (65–75% procyanidins)
Pycnogenol French maritime pine bark extract is extracted from the bark of pine trees(Pinus pinaster)grown exclusively in Les Landes de Gascogne forest in southwest France near the famous Bordeaux region. The forest is an unspoiled and natural plantation with no pesticides and no herbicides. May help provide relief for symptoms of osteoarthritis of the knee including pain and stiffness. Helps to reduce blood C reactive protein, a clinical marker of inflammation. Helps reduce (climacteric) symptoms associated with peri-menopause including hot flushes, restlessness (difficulty falling asleep), and poor mental concentration and focus. Helps support cognitive health in an aging population (>60 years of age). Provides antioxidants for the maintenance of good health.