Rose Hip is the fruit of the rose plant, rose hip contains a number of nutrients including vitamin A, vitamin C, carotenoids and galactolipids. Galactolipids have been shown to have anti-inflammatory properties. Rose hip is a good source of galactolipids. vitamin c is a critical ingredient for collagen production, which itself is required for good joint functions. Rose hip is naturally coloured by carotenoid pigments, which have strong anti-oxidant properties as well as anti-inflammatory activity.