Waihi Bush Flax Balance is a blend of cold pressed, unrefined, organic, extra virgin seed oils from Flax seed, Linum usitatissimum and Golden flax seed, Carthamus tinctorius, providing a balanced 1:1 ratio of Omega 3 to Omega 6. Flax balance contains 39% Omega 3 and 39% Omega 6. Omega 3 and Omega 6 fatty acids need to be obtained daily from your food. They are essential for well being. This product can be used by the entire family to enrich cottage cheese, yoghurt, smoothies, sauces, dressings, salads and vegetables. To protect the nutritional qualities of this flaxseed oil, it is not suitable for cooking.
What are the benefits of Flax Balance? Flax balance is the blend designed for those who maintain a wholesome, nutritious and well balanced daily diet low in Omega-6 (commonly found in processed, fried or baked foods which are all made from oils high in Omega-6) or an individual who engages in sports and other physical activities, so is quite fit and active.
If you have been taking flax seed oil for a long period of time (which is high in Omega-3) and have been watching your diet, you may imbalance the other way and have too much Omega-3 in your system. Your original symptoms may return (e.g. Dry skin). This is your signal to switch to flax balance. The perfect ratio of 1:1 of Omega-3 and Omega-6 in flax balance helps maintain strong, healthy and lean muscles and shortens recovery time from exercise it will also enhance oxygen intake during physical activity.
Waihi Bush Stringent processing standards like the rest of the Waihi bush organic farm products, flax boost falls in line with their stringent processing standards, from pressing the flax seed right through to packing the finished product. Flax boost is processed in the absence of light, air and reactive metals and packages in black HDPE plastic under a blanket of inert gas, to dispel oxygen, further protecting it again light and oxygen damage. You can be confident of the superior quality of Waihi bush organic farm flax seed products. Their flax seed is organically grown by selected farmers in the South Island of New Zealand. After harvest, they cold press the seed nothing is added and nothing removed, check it for quality and taste, then bottle it. They take care at every step to maintain the integrity of this nutritious oil, so that it reaches you in perfect condition.
This prouct can be used by the entire family to enrich cottage cheese, yoghurt, smoothies, sauces, dressings, salads and vegetables. To protect the nutritional qualities of this oil, it is not suitable for cooking.
Cold pressed Unrefined, Extra virgin, Certified organic seed oils: Flax 62%, Golden Flax.
Waihi Bush Flax Boost Oil connoisseurs take 1 to 2 tablespoons straight from the spoon, although it is recommended to mix with other foods. Enrich cottage cheese, yoghurt, smoothies, sauces, dressings, salads and vegetables with Flax Boost oil. This product is not for cooking with. Can be frozen.
Storage. Once open ALWAYS refrigerate and use within 5 weeks. Can be frozen, unopened. Before opening, it has a 13 month shelf life and doesn't need to be stored in the fridge, so long as it is stored below 20 degrees C.
Keep out of the reach of children. Once opened, refrigerate.
Orders within New Zealand are dispatched by courier once your payment has been processed. Our customer service team aim to dispatch your order within 24 hours during the working week. Within Auckland please allow 48 hours for delivery. For all other areas please allow 72 hours.
Within NZ, supplement orders over NZ$70 are conveniently delivered freight free. Freight Free may exclude food items and cleaning products - we will contact you if additional courier charges apply to your order containing these items. Orders under NZ$70 in value will have a delivery charge based on the delivery address.
• Auckland (Wellsford to Pukekohe) - $5.00
• Rest of the North Island - $6.50
• South Island - $8.00
Auckland orders have the option to be collect, free of charge. We are located at 344a Rosedale Road, Albany, Auckland 0632. Please note that collection is only available between 10am and 4pm, Monday to Friday.
International orders are sent out using tracked international services. Delivery for international orders usually take 5-10 business days to arrive. Freight charges for international orders are based on the weight of the total order.