LIQUID GOLD. OLIVES
Olive tree branches a symbol of peace, where the expression “extending an olive branch” as a desire for peace
It is considered a symbol of beauty, strength, prosperity
Olive trees live for hundreds of years and contributes to our longevity
Its virtues can be used externally and externally, it’s soothing and protective qualities are a valuable remedies. Olive oil and leafs (either crushed or in a tea) are known for reenforcing the immune system and being a natural antiviral, antibacterial substance it is also used for different types of medical conditions, it helps prevent heart disease, cholesterol, cancer, osteoporoses. It is also rich in minerals: calcium, copper, iron, manganese, zinc.
Olive pulp consumption increases glutathione level and improves antioxidant capacity.
In homeopathy (oleo europa) used against hypertension
Bach flowers: energy
Olive oil part of the mediterranean diet which is know for giving long and healthy lives: It consist in eating primarily plant-based foods, such as fruits and vegetables, whole grains, nuts, no fats exept for olive oil.
Its hard wood is used to make many objects such as bols, tables, stools, spoons.
Oil can be used as an oil to moisturise skin after a shower, in the hair to strengthen and soften, around the nails. As a body and face scrub, mixed with coffee grounds. Olive oil penetrates deeply into the skin while providing a cleansing effect. Try using organic olive oil as a substitute to regular moisturiser. Apply on your face and neck and wipe of the excess oil with a paper towel.
Mix 2 table spoons of coffee grounds to one of olive oil. spread onto face and body and scrub. Remove under the shower. The coffee will stimulate the skin and the oil with penetrate as the skin cells. The mild abrasive qualities of the coffee grinds, combined with the deep, penetrating action of the oil, will remove dead skin cells and leave the epidermis looking renewed and glowing.
Manicure: Olive oil is also used for nail and cuticle care. Make up remover: Many women use it as an eye make-up remover.
Home made facial masks: Is an ingredient in a homemade facial masks.
Shaving: use olive oil as a substitute to shaving cream.
Soap: Savon de Marseille, the purest and healthiest soap.