Olive oil has been used as skin care for thousands of years and continues to be a key ingredient in soaps and other beauty products.Olive oil has even been found in 5,000-year-old tombs in Egypt, it was used in order to preserve mummies. 

As well, in Ancient Greece, people would use olive oil when bathing to clean themselves. In the blessed land of Galilee in Northern Israel, there are olive trees that are thousands of years old. Together these trees and fields form a unique area displaying the wondrous gifts from Mother Nature.Back when there were no doctors around, people in the Galilee village would use plants and herbs, including olive oil for their healing properties. Olives have remained a key product in Israel’s culture, now they produce over 15000 tons of olive oil and over 24000 tons of olives per year. Olive oil have numerous benefits, hence why it Is a key ingredient in Gamila Secret Products.Here are the main reasons you should be using products with Olive Oil:

It cleanses the skin without clogging pores

Olive oil is high in vitamins and antioxidants, it can moisturize the skin without clogging the pores, and it encourages a healthy and smooth complexion.Clogged pores can cause breakouts, blackheads, and other skin concerns. Due to olive oils natural low levels of oxidation than other oils, it acts as a barrier against irritants in the skin.Many cosmetic soaps have harsh additives, which end up drying and making the skin more sensitive. Natural cosmetics with pure ingredients, align with your skin’s natural needs and provide a soft and beautiful glow.Our Gamila Secret natural soaps are made with a combination of pure plant oils and herbs, including virgin olive oil, which helps cleanse, heal, and repair the skin without being too harsh, our soaps are made using only the purest oils, this makes them suitable for even the most sensitive skin types.

It has hydrating properties

Olive oil moisturizes the skin and has antioxidants with antibacterial properties. It is also packed with Vitamins such as A, D, K, and Vitamin E Virgin olive oil doesnt need a synthetic process such as regular olive oil.  Quality virgin olive oil is packed with Vitamin E - a rich vitamin that can leave your skin softer and younger looking.  By using skincare products with virgin olive oil, you minimize impurities and increasing your skins health with healthy fats. The Gamila Secret Hand Cream is a 100% natural cream made from Gamilas secret herbal formula and a mixture of the finest vegetable oils. Including high-quality virgin olive oil, aloe vera, shea butter, beeswax, avocado oil, and vitamin E that makes your hands younger, healthier, and softer.

Helps soothe skin conditions

Olive oil is important to Israel’s culture and history. It’s been a key ingredient in their culture in food, cosmetics, and as a natural remedy. Even today, the remaining paste is still used as fertilizer for the olive trees, just like in ancient times. Furthermore, it was known for its healing powers, as people in ancient times would use it to heal wounds.Olive oil has natural healing properties as its full of fatty acids that lessen inflammation of the skin. Hence, it can be beneficial for people with skin problems,like acne, eczema, or dry patches.The Gamila Secret natural soaps penetrate deeply into the skin, where they can heal, cleanse and care from the inside out. The soaps have healing and antibacterial properties, where they can improve dry patches, skin dryness, acne, and acne scars.

It fights anti-aging

With time we are exposed to harsh external factors like UV rays, environmental pollution, stress, and many more. Virgin olive oil has anti-aging properties, as it can protect the skin from harmful factors.It can help reduce the appearance of lines, wrinkles, and dark spots. Using olive oil in your skin care routine can prevent premature aging and result in a younger and healthier complexion.The Gamila Secret Natural face oils contain a mixture of the purest plant oilsincluding virgin olive oil the secret herbal formula which hydrate and regenerate the skin.