Olive - Olea europaea

Olive oil is vegetable fat obtained from the crop of the olive tree (Olea europaea); it has greenish-yellow color, characteristic odor, pleasant, sweet taste; on room temperature it is liquid. It is essential ingredient of the Mediterranean cuisine. Nowadays, in Greece, Italy and Spain prepared the most olive oil.


Why do we use olive oil?

The use of olive oil started a long time ago, in 5000 BC already olive oil was pressed. In addition to the dietary it was used for other purposes as well to anoint kings, embellish the princesses' body, moisturizer  babies' skin, and smear the bodies.



Beneficial physiological effects

The nut or avocado oil could approach the  valuable physiological characteristics and beneficial effects of the olive oil; then followed by the cold-pressed sunflower oil and the other oils; which sweet grape seed oil and apricot kernel oil are highlighted. The therapeutic  used olive oil can contain 70-80% mono-unsaturated fatty acid esters, and traces of phytosterols and lecithin. The natural state of olive oil contains vital (essential) fatty acids, the vitamins F. These are the building materials of the cell membrane and raw materials of important hormone-like substances.


The olive oil contains unsaturated fatty acids, which are essential for the body: linoleic acid, linolenic acid and arachidonic acid (these fatty acids are also called vitamin F). The natural antioxidants of the olive oil are vitamin A, D, E and beta-carotene. Its secondary plant substances are polyphenols and tocopherols. It strengthens the muscle cells and is beneficial in case of rheumatoid arthritis.


Easy to digest, it quickly decomposes (dispersed, emulsified) in the digestive tract. It has strong cholagogue effect, regular consumption prevents the formation of gallstones. In small amounts it can be useful in low-fat diets (liver, biliary and pancreatic diseases etc). It has gastric acid-reducing effect. Its high vitamin D content promotes the calcium incorporate into the bones. Its vitamin A content effects on the proper functioning of the eyes, and to have healthy hair and skin.


Epidemiological studies have shown that the higher consumption of unsaturated fatty acids – olive oil is rich in them - reduces the risk of cardiovascular disease. Clinical data confirm that the large amount of  consumption of olive oil protects the vascular from arteriosclerosis. It reduces the cholesterol, prevents the deposition of cholesterol on the vascular walls. It is anti-inflammatory, antithrombotic, hypotensive and has  vasodilating effects in both humans and animals.


The extra virgin olive oil contains: vitamins, lecithin, chlorophyll, iodine, monounsaturated and  polyunsaturated fatty acids, omega 3 and omega 6 fatty acids.



Ingredient Bomb

Thanks to the components of the olive oil, it has  beautifying softening effect on the skin. Due to the very high vitamin E content, it  has rejuvenating properties. Olive oil contains skin-related components. The olive oleic acid is a component of sebum, which plays an important role in preserving the health of the skin. The olive linoleic acid promotes skin regeneration, this is particularly relevant in changing age.


Linoleic acid protects and nourishes the skin, strengthens the immune system, as well as moisturizer; it inhibits the water loss of the deep layers. Therefore, olive oil skin care is recommended after tanning and heavy use.


The alphatocopherol found in olive is the most important natural vitamin E. This is most useful antioxidant for the skin, that effect against the aging, wrinkles, wizened skin. Alphatocopherol promotes the formation of skin cells, so the new skin cells can come to the surface faster, thereby it has rejuvenating effect. The olive oil protects the glands, which product the hormones responsible for healthy, lush head of hair and a tight body line. Its anti-inflammatory effect is significant, and it inhibits the appearance of acne.



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