Ingredients: 100% pure unrefined cold pressed olive oil.
INCI: olea europeae fruit oil (extra virgin).
Olive oil is obtained from olive pulp of evergreen Olea europeaea tree by using method of cold pressing, with following refining. Today main producers of olive oil are countries of the Mediterranean Basin – Europe, Spain, Italy, Greece and also Syria, Israel, Turkey.
Olive trees have been cultivated in the Mediterranean for many centuries. In one of the ancient Greek myths is said that there was argument some day between the goddess Athena and ferocious Poseidon for the domination of Attica. Gods decided that the winner would be the one who could accomplish greater benefaction. The Poseidon hit with his trident in the rock – and clear spring burst from fissures. Then Athena thrown the javelin in other rock and it instantly turned in olive – blooming tree, such beautiful, that the Council of the Gods decided the argument in Athene’s favour. In Druid horoscope olive tree has a special status, it express energy effect of autumnal equinox point – peak of prosperity and wellbeing.
Properties: soften, nutritious, moisturizing, regenerative.
✓ for all types of massage – preserves moisture and doesn’t block normal skin functioning;
✓ in formation of solid crusts covering the ulcers, for smearing abrasions, bruises, stings;
✓ for increasing flexibility and skin elasticity, softening and smoothing wrinkles;
✓ to care of sensitive, dry and fading skin;
✓ for protection from bad external influences;
✓ for elimination redness, irritations and inflammations;
✓ for acceleration treatment of superficial injuries, sunburns;
✓ for eliminating foot fatigue and edema, recovers blood circulation.
Methods of external application
Olive oil can be used in pure form, composed in blends with other oils, as base oil for making compositions with natural essential oils, for enrichment with natural oil ready cosmetic preparations: creams, masks, shampoos, balsams. It is used for applications, bandages, smearings, preparing massage and cosmetic blends.
Apply few drops of oil on fingertips and rub in skin with a gentle massage motions.
Modeling and tightening massage oil
2 parts of olive oil, 1 part of walnut oil, 1 part of wheat germ. Massage your body daily, after taking bath or shower.
Massage oil for foot
2 parts of olive oil (1 part is approx. equal to 1- 2 tablespoons of oil), 1 part of coconut oil, 5 drops of cypress essential oil, 5 drops of juniper essential oil. Massage feet with this blend to full absorption.
Care of problem skin
Mix half of teaspoon black cumin oil with 1 table spoon of olive oil. With this blend rub your face and leave for 1 hour. Then wash with water and soap.
Care of dry and normal skin
1 tablespoon of olive oil, 5 drops of rosemary essential oil, 3 drops of rosewood essential oil, 2 drops of geranium essential oil.
1 tablespoon of olive oil, 1 tablespoon of kiwi fruit pulp (or grapes instead of kiwi fruit), apply on a face for 20-30 minutes, wash with warm water and then with cold water.