Since we have a passion for olive oil and jump on every single occasion to praise its virtues, we decided to elaborate a list of all ingenious ways it can be used.
Warm up the olive oil and apply it all over the ends of your hair and scalp. Leave it in for 10 to 20 minutes, and then shampoo it out!
To make a scrub so good you could eat it (literally), combine coarse sugar with a teaspoon of olive oil and rub in a circular motion all over your lips. You can also add a splash of lemon juice for additional exfoliating properties because of the acid. This recipe also works for your entire body!
If you often have earwax build-up, olive oil can help. Try putting a few drops in your ears before bedtime. After a couple of nights in a row, the olive oil will have loosened up the excess wax.
Why purchase a separate hair product when you can just rub a few drops of olive oil on flyaway ends after styling for an extra-glossy finish!
Ran out of shaving cream and don’t have time to run to the store? Slather your legs with olive oil before shaving to avoid razor burn and bumps in the meantime!
Use olive oil as your cuticle softener to grow longer, stronger nails? Of course you can!
The best and most widespread use for olive oil is as an intense moisturizer. It’s the ideal pick for eczema really!
Olive oil is perfect for the sensitive skin on a baby’s bottom!
After exfoliating with a pumice stone, apply olive oil to feet and put on socks to lock in the hydrating treatment as you sleep. The next day your split, rough heels should be feeling a lot smoother!
Is your face feeling extra dry and tangy? Make you own hydrating facemask by mixing olive oil, egg yolk and honey! Not convinced? The inventor of Kiehl’s figured that out ages years ago and look what happened there!
Put some olive oil in the fridge for a bit and apply it to your face with the help of a pad for a great inexpensive toner!
To soothe and rehydrate your skin after sun exposure, simply massage the olive oil delicately onto your skin.
Add a few tablespoons of olive oil to your bath water and let the magic happen! Your skin will feel effortlessly soft and supple.
It’s delicious in practically every single recipe!!