Black cumin seed oil has been used for centuries as a "miracle herb" treating a wide array of conditions and improving overall health. It continues to be relevant in today's world, not only in holistic medicines but also by health-conscious individuals. Modern research reveals that the phytochemicals present in black seed oil (thymoquinone, thymohydroquinone and thymol) are powerful antioxidants that help protect cells from inflammation and free radicals.1 Further studies show black seed oil promotes a healthy immune system by supporting the protective actions of our body's macrophage and helper T-cells.2 These white blood cells target infected cells and harmful pathogens, stimulate the immune response of other cells and maintain a "memory bank" to effectively respond to future infections.3 Hence anything we can do to assist these workhorses of the immune system our bodies will surely thank us!
Pure cold pressed from the Nigella Sativa plant, Health Thru Nutrition's black seed oil is 35% more concentrated than raw black cumin seeds and contains Omegas 3,6,7 and 9, making it a unique source of all four essential fatty acids. These omegas have been shown to be beneficial in supporting healthy brain function, mood stability, joint support, and overall skin health. Furthermore, Health thru Nutrition's Black Cumin Seed Oil is Organic, Non-GMO, and both Hexane and Solvent Free. It is also Halal Certified and made from Kosher Bovine Gelatin. HTN manufacturers this product in a cGMP facility in the United States. With just 2 softgels per day, the benefits to your overall health are outstanding!
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3 Alberts B, Johnson A, Lewis J, et al. Molecular Biology of the Cell. 4th edition. New York: Garland Science; 2002. Helper T Cells and Lymphocyte Activation. Available from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK26827/
Other Ingredients: Gelatin, glycerin, and purified water.
Are there any allergens in this product?
There are NO allergens in this product.
Is the capsule made from animal gelatin?
Yes, these softgels are made with kosher & halal certified bovine (beef) gelatin in order to ensure stability from the time of manufacture to the time they reach our customers.
Where is the product made?
This product has been manufactured in a certified cGMP U.S. facility in either New York or Maryland.
Do You Perform Product and Raw Material Testing?
Absolutely YES! Prior to manufacture, we test every single raw material active and inactive, to confirm the identity of each batch of raw material to be used in the finished product. This verified raw material is then lab tested for potency, microbiology, heavy metals, and residual solvents before any use in manufacturing.
Finally, all finished products are tested to ensure that the potency is at least 100% of label claim, along with a second round of heavy metal and microbiological testing to make sure that the product is safe for human consumption.
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