Olive oil is a popular oil in massage and other body care products for its high oleic acid content and because it is a good skin cell regenerator. Olive oil is a dominant oil in cold process and natural liquid soap making, and is the only oil used in making traditional castile Soap. Olive oil has been studied as a great oil for post sun exposure. It is considered anti-inflammatory thanks to the sitosterol, as well as a good oil for very dry skin. It’s also a humectant.
Botanical Name: Olea europaea (Olive) Fruit Oil
Extraction Method: Cold Pressed
Plant Part: Fruit
Origin: Italy, Spain, Tunisia
Color: light green/beige
Aromatic Description: has a light olive scent
Shelf Life: shelf life of up to 3 years with proper storage conditions (cool, out of direct sunlight). Refrigeration after opening is recommended.