Unique qualities and virtues of oils
“…a land with wheat and barley, vines and fig trees, pomegranates, olive oil and honey;”
Olive oil, which is one of the seven species Israel was blessed with, is considered to be of the highest quality among the oils and was used in ancient times as a raw material for facial skin, body and hair care products due to its essential skin protection and regeneration features, allowing to heal wounds and bruises, soften and cleanse the skin, relieve skin infections and psoriasis, reduce dandruff and delay the skin cells’ aging process.
Olive oil is also recommended for those suffering from headaches, loss of appetite, insomnia, pains and gastrointestinal problems. In addition, it is useful against illness. Drinking oil is good for pregnancy. Olive oil contains natural antioxidants and is effective in balancing blood pressure and cholesterol.