- Powerful antioxidant
- Strengthens the immune system
- Improves blood circulation
- Increase cognitive functions
Pycnogenol® de Now Foods is a nutritional supplement that includes a unique combination of proanthocyanidins obtained from french maritime pine bark. These substances contain catechins like the ones contained in green tea.
Catechins are powerful antioxidants that help inhibit free radical damage and cellular oxidation. Pycnogenol stimulates cells to increase their antioxidative potential besides decreasing free radical amount in blood plasma. Pycnogenol has many other functions to improve overall health: anti-inflammatory, antiviral and antimicrobial features that will reduce asthma in kids and prevent allergies. It also strengthens the immune system and increases body resistance.
It helps reinforce vessels walls, therefore it improves circulation as it prevents future vasoconstriction. Its beneficial for the skin as it increases elasticity, stimulates hyaluronic acid production and regulates skin hydration. This elements helps improve the blood lipid profile, regulating cholesterol levels and improving renal function.
Its also used as a natural remedy for erectile dysfunction and to increase cognitive function and memory.