Olea Europaea (Olive) Oil

Olea Europaea (Olive) Oil

Olive oil, a.k.a. Olea Europaea Oil, is the natural emollient plant oil obtained from olives, the fruit of the Olea Europaea trees belonging to the Oleaceae family.

Olea Europaea (Olive) Oil can benefit dry skin because of its high concentration of essential fatty acids that skin need, including oleic, palmitic, and linoleic acids. Olea Europaea Oil also contains phenolic compounds that provide antioxidant benefit, and is rich in vitamins A, D, K and E, as well as squalene. Olive oil has also been shown to have anti-inflammatory properties for the skin.

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