Pressed Purity Olive Oil (250ml)
This oil displays the fresh, full flavoured, cold pressed character needed for Mediterranean style diets and cooking. Besides being a monounsaturated fat, it is rich in antioxidants and vitamins which help prevent body cells aging.
Extraction method: Cold pressed [The cold pressed extraction method yields a higher quality oil (more vitamins, minerals etc) compared to extraction methods that use chemicals or heat.]
Color: A light yellow-green Aroma:
Benefits: Olive oil is not only a fantastic moisturizer for skin but also contains potent antioxidants and is an anti-inflammatory. Due to this, it helps to condition skin, promoting a radiant complexion and is able to help skin and maintain its elasticity. It is great for dry skin, mature skin and irritated or itching skin. It is also very good at conditioning nails and cuticles as well as the scalp and hair, adding a healthy shine. It can be used to help decrease stretch marks Olive oil is also a fungicidal and an antibacterial.
Common Uses: Used in cooking, cosmetics, soaps, fuel for lamps and pharmaceuticals. Extra Virgin Olive Oil is preferred for skin care usage. Olive oil is used in creams, lotions, soaps, cleansers, makeup remover, hair oil, hair lotions, shampoos, hair conditioners, lip oil, baby oil, makeup, nail and cuticle oil and in massage oil as well as in aromatherapy.
Vitamins / Minerals / Lipids contained: Contains up to 20% palmitic acid, 5% stearic acid as saturated fats and for monounsaturated fats it contains up to 83 % oleic acid and 3.5% palmitoleic acid. The polyunsaturated fat it contains are up to 21% linoleic acid.
Storage: Can be stored in unopened package in a cool, dry environment and will have usually a year in shelf life. Should be stored in a cold environment with low humidity for longer shelf life, should be refrigerated after opening.