Origin: is obtained from the first cold pressing of the olive Uses: with a variety of antioxidants including hydroxytyrosol (rare & potent) which prevents free radical damage on skin cells and absorbs deeply into skin. Olive oil attracts external moisture to the skin while allowing normal functions of the skin (such as sweating, shedding of dead skin and releasing sebum). Excellent on aging and damaged skin. Helps maintain a youthful appearance. High in plant steroids which soften the skin, reduce scaring and is anti-inflammatory.