Scientifically engineered to support the normal hormone function of today’s active woman, Female Balance provides a balanced blend of potent herbal extracts and essential fatty acids that may encourage normal menstruation, reduce the severity of cramps and support a healthy positive mood.
Vitamin B-6 has been shown to be effective in decreasing the physical symptoms and mental "blues" of premenstrual syndrome as it helps to balance hormonal changes.
Folic Acid is extremely beneficial to a woman's health and to the health of the children she carries, as a folic acid deficiency has been linked to Spina Bifida. Folic Acid has also been shown to decrease symptoms of PMS.
Known as the starflower, Borage is native to Syria and grows in Iran, North Africa, and Europe. It has a variety of medicinal uses and is also used to balance the female hormones.
Used for centuries as a medicinal herb by the Aztec and Mayan peoples for a wide range of ailments including many female problems, Wild Yam helps balance hormones and relieves menstrual pain.
Referred to in Chinese Medicine as "female ginseng", Dong Quai
has long been used as a treatment for abnormal menstruation and painful menstruation, and is often prescribed to treat the symptoms of PMS.
- Vitex agnus castus extract
A plant native to central Asia, Vitex extract has shown to be extremely useful in reducing the symptoms of PMS, including irritability, mood swings, headache, and breast tenderness.
You don't have to suffer with irritability, bloating and pain month after month, nor do you have to take after-the-fact pain relievers marketed toward women. There are natural ways to feel better at "that time of the month" and all month long. We are discovering more and more about these wonderful vitamins and botanicals and their powers to relieve pain and balance hormones naturally.
But we are also finding out about their limits. While Vitamin B-6 has been shown to decrease symptoms of premenstrual syndrome, too much B-6 has been proven to cause neurological damage. You can avoid B-6 toxicity by keeping your consumption of B-6 to under 100mg a day. Female Balance only contains 17 mg of Vitamin B-6.