Omega 3 Soft Gels
What is Omega 3? Omega 3 is a fatty acid that originates from certain fish and plant-based sources, such as vegetable oils, nuts and seeds. Oily fish, such as sardines, salmon and mackerel, contain the most Omega 3. White fish...
OV Vision Care Tablets
Our OV Vision Care tablets contain a formulation of Billberry extract, Grape Seed extract and Lutein. Each ingredient plays a role in maintaining healthy vision. Bilberry The Bilberry is a blue coloured berry that resembles the colour and shape of...
Vitamin A Tablets
Origins of Vitamin A Although Vitamin A was a prominent topic of research in the early 1900s, Vitamin A (or retinol) was first discovered in 1912 by Gowland Hopkins - a man who had previously identified and isolated the amino...
Origins of Zinc Zinc ores were used to make brass many centuries before the substance was recognised as a distinct element, let alone a dietary component. Although Zinc was used in the Copper production process as early as 1400 BC,...
Origins of Bilberry The name 'Bilberry' is a common name for several different small shrubs in the Ericaceae family of plants - all the shrubs bear sweet and delicious fruits. Bilberry fruit originates from the bilberry plant, known in...
What is Lutein? Lutein is a carotenoid, a substance that provides colour. Lutein is considered a yellow pigment but may appear to be red in high concentrations. There are more than 600 carotenoids that naturally occur in nature, but very...
Vitamin B2 Tablets
What is Vitamin B2? Vitamin B2, otherwise known as riboflavin, is a water-soluble vitamin that can be lost through cooking with liquid. The vitamin is also susceptible to UV light damage, so foods containing high concentrations of Vitamin B2 should...