Pomace Olive Oil is a great addition to your cold process soap recipes and is a great base oil for many formulations.
Olive oil gives soap a rich feel and helps to create a hard but luxurious bar once fully cured.
Used as the main raw ingredient in the making of Castile soap (both liquid and bar).
Pomace oil is made by extracting the last bits of oil and fat from the paste left over from pressing the Extra Virgin Olive Oil. In essence, it is derived direct from Extra Virgin Olive Oil.
Pomace Olive Oil is a natural product, hence the color of this oil can change from batch to batch from yellow to greenish yellow. This is completely normal.
Used with melt & pour soap base, cold process soap and a multitude of other formulations.
For use as massage oil, dilute 10 drops Essential Oil to 30ml Carrier Oil. (Do a patch test on your skin prior to use)
Do not consume. For craft applications only.
This oils is refined and scent-free. Cold pressed.
POMACE OLIVE OIL COSMETIC GRADE
Chemical Description : Vegetable oil extracted from olive pomace
INCI Name: Olea europaea Husk Oil and Olus Oil
Origin from Spain
Physical state : Liquid
Appearance : Clear oily liquid
Color : Pale yellow or greenish yellow
Odor : Characteristic
Appearance Clear oily liquid, yellow pale or greenish yellow color.
Acidity index < 2
Peroxides value < 10 meq O2/Kg
Specific gravity at 25oC 0.910 – 0.916
Saturated fatty acids as chain length less than C16 – Max 0.1 %
Palmitic 7 – 15 %
Palmitoleic Max 3.5 %
Stearic 0.5 – 5.0 %
Oleic 56.0 – 85.0 %
Linoleic 3.5 – 20 %
Linolenic Max 1.5 %
Arachidic Max 0.7 %
Gadoleic Max 0.5 %
Behenic Max 0.8 %
Lignoceric Max 0.2 %
WE CERTIFY THAT OUR PRODUCTS HAVE NEVER BEEN TESTED USING ANIMALS. THIS OIL HAS BEEN SPECIALLY FORMULATED FOR COSMETIC APPLICATIONS, OFFERING ENHANCED STABILITY. THIS OIL IS NOT INTENDED FOR FOOD USE.