Olive oil is one of the most common ingredients found in organic skincare products – and for good reason. It’s known for its important role in Mediterranean cuisine (contributing to the reduced incidence of heart disease) and its ability to nourish the body. But why is olive oil such a popular ingredient in natural organic cosmetics?
Olive oil is widely recognized as a fantastic natural product for restoring the vitality of your skin. Its high concentration of vitamin E is responsible for its excellent ability to fight wrinkles, age spots, and other signs of aging. It also has strong antioxidant properties, which protect collagen fibers in the skin, fight free radicals while promoting skin elasticity, and help with the treatment of stretch marks and scars. Not only can it be used on the skin, but also on hair for stimulating hair and repairing damaged hair follicles. Olive oil will deeply nourish the hair from the roots, preventing breakage.
In fact, olive oil has been used as a beautifying helper for centuries and is still gaining recognition today, mainly thanks to the latest research in the field of dermatology and nutrition. It’s believed that the antioxidant effects of olive oil preserve the abilities of the body's cells and avert possible damage. Olive oil is one of the main sources of polyphenols and vitamin E, which are key to maintaining cells and the immune system. When it comes to the skin, the powerful properties of olive oil have been found to reduce the risk of skin cancer caused by exposure to the sun's UV rays. It has also been found that a type of oleic acid, a unique acid found in olive oil which helps prevent other forms of cancer.
Olive oil is a real miracle of nature and one of the most available natural ingredients that works for you, both inside and out! We believe in using ingredients that are good enough to eat. That is why we use only the highest quality organic olive oil for the production of organic cosmetics that take care of your body, skin, and hair.