This oil is a liquid fat obtained from olives, a traditional tree crop of the Mediterranean Basin. The oil is produced by pressing whole olives. It is commonly used in cooking, whether for frying or as a salad dressing. It nourishes, moisturizes and softens your skin. It fights skin dryness and helps to protect your skin against damage caused by environmental factors. Use olive oil as an emollient resulting in hydration, extra layer protection, anti-aging and smoother younger-looking skin.