Extra Virgin Olive Oil
Starwest's Organic Extra Virgin Olive Oil is cold pressed from the finest quality fruit of organic olive trees (Olea europaea). The highest levels of flavor and nutrients are preserved this way. This oil has been sourced using quality products from highly regarded and trusted sources from the around the world. It has been inspected by the Quality Control Laboratory at Starwest by expert technicians via a complete and thorough analysis of this herbal infused oil. The Mediterranean flavor that is slightly fruity and mildly peppery is perfect for making your favorite salad dressings or simply tossed with your favorite pasta. Olive oil is valued for its content of squalene, which makes it great for use as a natural moisturizer. Extra Virgin Olive Oil is high in antioxidants, the main antioxidants being the anti-inflammatory oleocanthal, as well as oleuropein, a substance that protects LDL cholesterol from oxidation.
Extra Virgin Olive Oil is healthful and flavorful and provides many essential nutrients to the body. This makes it a nourishing addition to body care products, culinary creations, etc.
Organic Olive Oil (Olea europaea), Extra Virgin.
The beneficial properties of Extra Virgin Olive Oil are preserved for years as it is contained in dark glass amber bottles with a pressure sealed lid ad a taper seal poly liner. This glass prevents light and air degradation, and prevents the internal contents from the damaging effects of moisture.
Store in a cool, dry place, and avoid direct sunlight and heat. Preserving Oils: If stored improperly for long periods of time, the oils may become rancid. They have a minimum 2 year shelf life when stored properly. When making products with vegetable oils, you can also add 2% Vitamin E Oil to act as a natural preservative.