Our Olive Oil is a pure and stable oil which is extensively utilized for the purpose of cooking and massaging. The botanical name of the oil is Olea Europaea, a member of Oleaceae family. It is a pale yellow liquid with odor resembling to ajowan. The oil is completely insoluble in water but easily soluble in different organic solvents. It is extracted by means of cold pressing of the seeds of olive. This oil can be used with massage oils and as moisturizers in lotions, soaps and creams. Also, it is used as an ingredient in various food items. With no added chemicals, it is completely unadulterated and safe.
It is preferred to store the oil in air tight glass containers and keep it away from heat and sunlight. Also, the oil can be easily stored without refrigerator. Further, the refractive index of the oil at 20 °C ranges from 1.4677 to 1.4705, and the specific gravity at 20 °C varies from 0.912 to 0.918. We provide pure oil with accurate composition. It does not contain harmful particles and has a longer shelf life. Further, the oil contain various nutrients such as Vitamin K, Vitamin E, Saturated fat, etc.
Olive Oil is obtained from olives, the traditional tree crop of the Mediterranean Basin. The oil is extracted through the means of cold extraction by pressing fresh olives. Olives are first washed and then the twigs, stems and leaves are removed from it. Then, these are processed so as to extract oil and water, which are further separated. The oil mainly consists of oleic acid with some amount of fatty acis including palmitic acid and linoleic acid.
Uses Of Olive Oil
The various properties of this oil makes it suitable for several applications. Some of them are:
Used for flavoring with spices and herbs
Moisturizes the skin due to presence of linoleic acid
Used as a pleasant aftershave and a close shave
Make balms for soothing the chapped lips
Improves the elasticity of skin because of its regenerative properties
Fight free radicals and facilitates healing of skin by providing antioxidants
Reduce eye wrinkles
Massaging flakey, dry scalp, frizzy hairs and remove split ends
In addition to this, the oil also provides with several health including: