Category Archives: olive oil

Why Olive?

An ancient beauty secret for over 5000 years, olive oil is an essential component for skin health.  It was chosen as the cornerstone of the line because of its many beneficial properties:
  • it is rich in antioxidants, including vitamin E which protects against age-accelerating free radicals
  • it is effective in slowing the signs of aging such as fine lines and wrinkles due to its small molecular structure, olive oil absorbs quickly and provides maximum penetration into the skin, making it an effective moisturizer
  • it is anti-inflammatory; it boosts resistance to bacteria; and assists with the body’s ability to heal itself
  •  it helps reduce damage caused by exposure to sun