[Product Name]: Olive Leaf Extract
[Latin Name]: Olea europaea L
[Active Ingredient]: Oleuropein
[Botanical Source]: Olea Europaea L's leaf
[Appearance]: Brown yellowish powder
[Application]: Natural surfactant, cosmetics, detergent
What is Olive Leaf Extract?
Olive leaf extract is the leaf of the olive tree (Olea europaea). The silvery green leaves are oblong, measuring 4–10 centimetres (1.6–3.9 in) long and 1–3 centimetres (0.39–1.2 in) wide.
The main ingredient of olive leaf extract is cycloalene ether terpenoid bitter substance, and the most active one is Oleuropein. The main source of olive leaf extract is the olive tree (Latin name: Olea europaea L), the English name is olive, also known as olive, olean, and aleb. It belongs to the Oleaceae Oleaceae Oleaceae genus evergreen tree. It is a world-famous woody oil and fruit tree species. The cultivated varieties have high edible value and are rich in high-quality edible vegetable oil-olive leaf extract oil.
The active ingredients include Oleuropein and Hydroxytyrosol. It is a broad-spectrum antibacterial ingredient for oral administration. So far, the most active substance identified in olive leaves is oleuropein, a type of bitter monosaponins that are classified as seroiridoids. Oleuropein and its hydrolysate have unique and important significance for the antibacterial function of olive leaves.
Olive leaf mainly contain seroid terpenes and their glycosides, flavonoids and their glycosides, bisflavonoids and their glycosides, low-molecular tannins and other ingredients, and seroidoids are the main active ingredients. The main components of olive leaf extract are iridoid bitter substances, and the most active ones are oleuropein and hydroxytyrosol. It is widely used in health products and cosmetics.
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Oleuropein 10%, 20%, 40%, 60%, 5:1, 10:1 Brown yellow powder
1. Immune System Support
Because of the antiviral and antibacterial properties of olive leaf extract, your body will be more able to fight off illness and disease when you are using this extract on a regular basis. If you are starting to get sick, try using it to decrease your recovery time and the severity of symptoms.
It contains flavonoids, which have been found to have strong anti-inflammatory benefits. When you decrease inflammation in your body, you can decrease the symptoms of multiple health conditions including arthritis, heart disease, cancer, and chronic pain.
It is a natural anti-viral agent and is being studied for possible benefits in the treatment of HIV infection and other viruses.
4. Heart Health
It has been found that it can decrease blood cholesterol levels and also decrease high blood pressure levels. Maintaining healthy cholesterol and blood pressure is an important element in preventing heart disease and heart attacks.
5. Cancer Treatment and Prevention
It contains compounds that work to reduce free radical activity within your body, which in turn will help you to prevent cancer. The antioxidants that are found within this extract scavenge to find free radicals and they are then removed from your body. Lower levels of free radicals means that you will have lower levels of cancerous cell growth.
6. Digestive System Support
It is a natural diuretic, which means that it can help you to reduce water and toxin retention in the body. Additionally, this extract improves digestion and it prevents infections and irritations in the digestive tract.
7. Herpes and Shingles
Several studies have shown that it inhibits or destroys all forms of the herpes virus, including herpes I and II and herpes zoster (shingles).
8. Fights Yeast Infections
Research has found that it is effective against Candida albicans, the fungus that causes yeast infections.
9. Urinary Tract Infections
It has been found to be effective against Pseudomonas aeruginosa, one of the bacteria which causes urinary tract infections and pneumonia. This is important because Pseudomonas aeruginosa is known to have low susceptibility to antibiotics.
1. New drugs for treating diseases caused by viruses, bacteria, protozoa, parasites and bloodsuckers, and for treating colds;
2. As a dietary supplement, used to regulate immunity;
3. The high content of Oleuropein is mainly used in skin care products;