- PACKED FULL OF ANTIOXIDANTS – The Rosehip is the fruit of the Rose plant, this is naturally high in antioxidants that reduce oxidative stress and protein DNA, Protein and Lipids from damage.
- GREAT SOURCE OF VITAMIN C – The Rosehip is naturally high in Vitamin C. VItamin C also acts as an antioxidant and can improve the strength of the immune system.
- IMPROVES JOINT HEALTH – A combination of the Rosehip and Vitamin C content improves the strength and mobility of the joint. Vitamin C is responsible for collagen production found in the flexible cartilage of the joint.
- MADE IN THE UK – For your health and satisfaction all of Oxford Vitality’s Rosehip Tablets are manufactured in Oxfordshire in the UK
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The Rosehip is also known as the Rose Haw or Hep. Surprisingly, the rose plant produces fruit called the fruit Rosehip. This tablet contains Rosehip extract from the Rosa Canina. “Canina” referring to dog, hence why it is also known as the Dog Shrub. The Rosa Canina is native to Africa, West Asia and Europe and can grow to the height of 1-5m. The fruit from this plant are red/orange berries that grow to 1.5-2cm. Its optimal growing condition include moist soils and bright sunligh.
Rosehip extract has been used for years in jam making, jellies, syrups and herbal teas. It has also been used for perfume and scenting cosmetics.
In terms of health Vitamin C is taken due to its high levels of Vitamin C and Carotenoids. Therefore it is considered an antioxidant with the ability to scavenge free radicals and promote cell integrity. It also helps to strengthen the body’s immune system and natural defenses. In addition, it contributes to the health of the kidneys, liver, respiratory system and digestive system. Moreover, Rosehip has been shown to contribute healthy skin and eyes. In some studies Rosehip has also been shown to maintain the health, strength and mobility of joints for prolonged periods of time.
Our tablets come in two strengths, the 2000mg and 6000mg. Our lowest strength comes in a small and easy to swallow 6mm Tablet. Our greater strength is a 10mm tablet, which is much larger. If you have problems swallowing please do not purchase this greater strength.