Olive Oil

May 08, 2015

Olive Oil

Name: Olea europaea  

Method of Extraction: Cold pressed and unrefined (no solvents or high heat) from the fruit of the nut

What is Olive Oil? 
The oil cold pressed fro the fruit of the olive tree is olive oil. 

Olive Oil Actions and Benefits
Olive oil is packed with anti-aging antioxidants and hydrating squalene, making it superb for your dog's skin and coat.

How does Olive Oil work? 
Olive oil is rich in vitamins, minerals, natural fatty acids, and antioxidants. You will often find it in anti-aging skin products for its ability to nourish, rejuvenate, and guard the skin. 

Olive oil is one of the most universal oils used for cosmetics, shampoo, and in cooking. It has a great conditioning effect and can be used in almost all applications due to its stable nature. 

How do we use Olive Oil? 
We saponify olive oil with coconut and jojoba to form the base of our shampoo, Castile Soap.

We use organic, the highest grade, organic olive oil in our bases.  As an organic oil, it was grown without the use of pesticides, synthetic fertilizers, sewage sludge, genetically modified organisms, or ionizing radiation. 

Is Olive Oil safe? 
Yes.  It is safe and non-toxic.  

Saponified Names: 
Sodium olivate and Potassium olivate





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