History

History

Olive oil in Greece, which dates back 4000 years, is globally acknowledged for its purity and exceptional taste. More than 80% of the Greek olive oil is extra virgin, which is the top-ranked classification category in the world. This constitutes Greece as the world’s largest producer of extra virgin olive oil.

ΙΘΑΚΗ Olive Oil’s extra virgin olive oil’s superior quality is appreciated by the international trade, which is the reason why ΙΘΑΚΗ Olive Oil’s exports to all markets are constantly increasing at a fast pace.

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Health Benefits

Health Benefits

The health benefits of olive oil are extensive with new positive attributes discovered all the time. One prominent cardiologist recommends at least two tablespoons of extra virgin olive oil each day.

At present it is believed that in addition to bolstering the immune system and helping to protect against viruses, olive oil is also effective in fighting against severe diseases

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Olive Oil and Skin Care

Olive Oil and Skin Care.

As we age our skin deteriorates and its inner and outer layers (dermis and epidermis) grow much thinner. The stresses and strains of aging also cause the skin to lose elasticity, which soon becomes noticeable as wrinkles. External factors, such as the suns rays can also speed up the aging process by generating what are called "free radicals".

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