Olive Carrier Oil (Extra Virgin)
Botanical Name: Olea europaea
Description: Olive is an extremely versatile oil. It is a favorite on both dry and irritated skin.
Processing Type: Unrefined
Color: Golden liquid with green tones.
Obtained From: Fruit Pulp
Aromatic Description: Olive Carrier Oil has an appealing odor, it can influence essential oils if in a blend.
Common Uses: Olive Carrier Oil can be used for many manufacturing applications, though it may not be a preferred choice in any particular category.
Consistency: Typical and Characteristic of Carrier Oils. This carrier oil may appear cloudy. This occurs naturally in the oil and becomes apparent when stored in cool temperatures. If the clarity is a concern, keep it in a hot water bath to get a clear appearance.
Absorption: Absorbs into skin at an average speed, and leaves a slightly oily feeling on the skin.
- Cold-Pressed: India
- Cosmetic Grade: Cosmetic Grade Carrier oils are extracted through hot process or solvent extraction.
- Cold-Pressed: Carrier Oils are 100% cold pressed.
- Organic: Carrier Oils that are 100% cold pressed and also Certified Organic (USDA/ECOCERT/INDOCERT)
Shelf Life: Users can expect a shelf life of 2 years using proper storage conditions (cool, out of direct sunlight). Refrigeration after opening is recommended, but it must be brought back to room temperature before using.
Cautions: None Known.
Storage: It is recommended that cold-pressed carrier oils be kept in a cool, dark place to maintain freshness and achieve maximum shelf life. If refrigerated, bring to room temperature before using.