The olive is the very well-known tree from which the best edible oil is produced. Its leaves also have interesting medicinal properties, mainly used to benefit heart function.
Olea europaea L.
How To Use
Oleuropein, tannins, sugars, saponins and resins.
Useful to restore normal metabolism of carbohydrates and fats, normal blood circulation and blood pressure.
Use: Olive leaf extract is used for compresses and soothing packs for haemorrhoids.