Rosehip for Inflammation and Arthritis

An evidence based herbal medicine for inflammation and arthritis By Dr Marc Cohen mBBs(hons), PhD(tcm), Bmedsc(hons), FAmAc, FicAE Background Rosehips – which contain a particular type of galactolipid – have a specific antiinflammatory action. A standardised rosehip...
Rosehip Seed Oil and Acne Scars

Rosehip Seed Oil and Acne Scars

Rosehip seed oil and acne scars Before we get into the subject of rosehip seed oil and acne scars, and the treatment thereof, let’s first find out what are the causes of acne. Sufferers of acne are usually between the ages of 11 and 30 years old, and is caused...
Rosehip and Antioxidants

Rosehip and Antioxidants

We have all heard how good antioxidants are for your body and how they fight against free radicals. But what are free radicals, why are they in my body and are they supposed to be there? Both antioxidants (as found in rosehip seed powder) and free radicals are...