Olive Oil for Body Care
Olive oil is one of the most versatile of nature's health care products. It offers nutritional benefits when used in cooking and baking and is naturally hypoallergenic when used topically to keep skin healthy and fresh. 80 Acres of McEvoy Ranch olive oil products are made with pure ingredients and designed to keep skin supple, smooth and radiant.
Olive oil's rich texture moisturizes skin and adds vital nutrients that support the skin's structure. It absorbs easily into the skin taking with it the many nutrients contained in the other ingredients. Olive oil can be used anywhere on the body without leaving a greasy feel to the skin. It does not build up or clog pores like other oils.
Vitamins A and E are abundant in olive oil and are part of the reason it is so effective when used to moisturize skin and repair damage due to overexposure to the sun and harsh, cold weather. Olive oil also contains abundant amounts of antioxidants that work to prevent skin damage caused by over exposure to chemicals and contaminants found in the environment. It is believed by many health care professionals that antioxidants are responsible for firming skin, creating a smoother more supple texture.
Emollients in olive oil make it a perfect remedy for dry chapped skin. Other heavy butters, may be too thick for the skin to absorb causing it to rest on top of the skin taking longer to saturate the skin. Butters and thick creams are beneficial for those who need long lasting protection. The thicker the lotion or butter, the harder it is to wash off. This is part of the reason olive oil products are so effective. It absorbs quickly into the skin leaving little or no residue behind.
Olive oil is one of the most effective moisturizers in nature The nutrients it adds not only nourishes the skin but soaks deep into the body, benefiting other tissues as well.Using it regularly will keep skin supple, moisturized and looking its best for years to come.