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    • Vegan combination of organic plant oils äó˘ Source of essential fatty acids, omega-3 fatty acids and ALA for the maintenance of good health äó˘ Delicious organic pineapple flavor Organic Vegan EFA Liquid is a great-tasting blend of organic plant oils that contributes to good health. Flaxseed oil is a naturally high source of the omega-3 fatty acid ALA.1ŚćHempseed, pumpkinseed, and black cumin seed oil provide high levels of the omega-6 fatty acid LA.2-4ŚćCoconut oil contains mostly medium chain saturated fatty acids, which are efficiently metabolized for energy and are not used for cholesterol synthesis.5ŚćOmega-6 fatty acids are especially important for supporting normal epithelial cell function, and deficiencies have been associated with the loss of moisture in the skin and eyes.6,7ŚćL-arginine in coconut oil, along with thymoquinone in black cumin seed oil, and beta carotene in pumpkinseed oil further support optimal health by decreasing oxidative stress.4,5,8 REFERENCES 1. Asif, M. Orient Pharm Exp Med. 2011; 11: 51äóń59. 2. Woods, VB, Fearon, AM. Livestock Science. 2009; 126: 1äóń20. 3. Nishimura, M, Ohkawara, T, Sato, H, Takeda, H, Nishihira, J. J Tradit Complement Med. 2014; 4(1): 72äóń74. 4. Ahmad, A, Husain, A, Mujeeb, M, Khan, AS, Najmi, AK, Siddique, NA, Damanhouri, ZA, Anwar, F. Asian Pac J Trop Biomed. 2013; 3(5): 337-352. 5. DebMandal, M, Mandal, S. Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Medicine. 2011; 4(3): 241-247. 6. Nicolaou, A. Prostaglandins, Leukotrienes and Essential Fatty Acids. 2013; 88: 131äóń138. 7. Aragona, P, Bucolo, C, Spinella, R, Giuffrida, S, Ferreri, G. IOVS. 2005; 46(12): 4474-4479. 8. Ciccone, MM, Carbonara, S, Scicchitano, P, Cortese, F, Zito, A, Gesualdo, M, Ricci, G, Riccioni, G. Mediators of Inflammation. 2013; 2013: 78213.Ść