Pycnogenol® Pine Bark Extract
Pycnogenol French Maritime Pine Bark Extract
Pycnogenol is the purest form of maritime pine bark extract available, and is the primary active ingredient in Arborvitae’s range of natural supplements.
Pycnogenol French Maritime Pine Bark Extract is produced by a validated manufacturing process following Good Agricultural Practice (GAP) and Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP). There is absolutely no application of pesticides during the growing of the pine trees or toxic solvents during the manufacture of the French Maritime Pine Bark Extract, therefore it does not contain any pesticide or solvents. The source is a plantation of French Maritime Pine trees in South-West France near the famous Bordeaux region.
Pycnogenol’s Unique Science
Pycnogenol French maritime pine bark extract is scientific evidence based and a proprietary extract, which is protected by several U.S. and international patents. Pycnogenol is a registered trademark of Horphag Research Limited.
Pycnogenol’s Unique Source
Pycnogenol French maritime pine bark extract is extracted from the bark of mono-species pine trees grown exclusively in Les Landes de Gascogne forest in southwest France. The forest is unspoiled and natural, with no pesticides, no herbicides. The premium quality of Pycnogenol components comes from the fact the bark is not subject to seasonal variations, unlike other plants, which makes it an ideal botanical source. The extraction process of Pycnogenol is patented, and complies with the highest quality standards. The manufacturing plant is Good Manufacturing Practices compliant, and the production process does not include any toxic solvent.
Pycnogenol’s Unique Composition
Pycnogenol French maritime pine bark extract is a naturally programmed combination with constant proportions of procyanidins, bioflavonoids and organic acids, which offer amazing natural properties. Pycnogenol French maritime pine bark extract’s unique blend of active compounds has four basic properties – it’s a powerful antioxidant, in fact it is 20 times more potent than Vitamin C and 50 times more potent than Vitamin E, acts as a natural anti-inflammatory, helps generate collagen and hyaluronic acid, and aids in the production of endothelial nitric oxide which helps to dilate blood vessels.
Pycnogenol’s Potential Health Benefits: Horphag Research
Horphag Research’s extensive body of research work has been able to expand the health applications of Pycnogenol® to provide innovative, safe and effective product solutions for cardiovascular health, oral and topical skin care, joint health and eye health among many others.
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- Cardiovascular Health
- Cognitive Health
- Diabetes Care
- Eye Health
- Healthy Veins
- Joint Health
- Menstrual Discomfort
- Oral Skin Care
- Respiratory Health
- Sports Nutrition
- Topical Skin Care
For further information on Pycnogenol® French maritime pine bark extract, please go to http://www.pycnogenol.com