What is Pinus Pinaster?
Pine bark extract (Pinus Pinaster) is a natural plant extract originating from the bark of the maritime pine. it is found to contain a unique combination of procyanidins, bioflavonoids and phenolic acids, which offer extensive natural health benefits.
The extract has been widely studied for the past 40 years, with more than 160 clinical trials and 420 scientific publications.
Pinus Pinaster Bark Extract helps maintain healthy circulation by supporting relaxation of arteries, consequently improving blood flow and blood pressure, and relieving burden to the heart.
It also defends the skin against the free radicals produced by UV rays, stress, and environmental damage, nourishing the skin from the inside out, Pinus Pinaster Bark Extract helps maintain healthy joint mobility and flexibility, and its anti-inflammatory activity helps relieve the ache.
Mechanism of Action
Pinus Pinaster Bark Extract strengthens retinal capillaries and helps maintaining healthy eyesight.
Pinus Pinaster Bark Extract inhibits prostaglandins and is anti-inflammatory. It also inhibits the release of histamine from mast cells that were aggravated by an irritant. And, since this powerful antioxidant is an anti-inflammatory, it inhibits the production of pro-inflammatory mediators helping to relieve swelling and making breathing easier.
Pinus Pinaster Bark Extract stimulates the enzyme “endothelial nitric oxide synthase” (eNOS) for enhanced generation of NO. This helps the body achieve peak muscle performance and speeds recovery after exercise, which may result in reduction of muscular aches in both athletes and healthy individuals.
The recommended doses are up to 300mg daily.
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https://www.pycnogenol.com/ From: US National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health website: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/?term=pycnogenol
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