Latest Olive Oil Good For Hair News

Hair Spa With Olive Oil We are all faced with the perennial problems of frizzy, dry hair. The scorching rays of the sun and lack of humidity during the respective summer and winter seasons are mainly responsible for this situation. With their hair crying out for help, most … Read more on BoldSky Benefits of […]

Olive oil prices surge due to drought and disease in Spain and Italy

Olive oil prices surge due to drought and disease in Spain and Italy Salads have rarely been so expensively dressed after a combination of drought and disease pushed the price of olive oil up 10% so far this year, amid warnings from suppliers that harvests are the worst they have seen. The Italian government has […]

Italian Vegetarian Recipes

Bread and pasta are both high GI food. Meaning? Huh? High GI means they are difficult to digest and are best had after a rigorous workout as that’s the time the body has the highest capacity to digest really fast. So the only time you can relish your spaghetti and pesto aubergine sandwich is after […]

Beauty tips and tricks: Is there anything coconut oil can't do?

Beauty tips and tricks: Is there anything coconut oil can't do? I'm not usually a big fan of natural remedies or beauty products you can make at home. Perhaps I'm just too lazy. That said, I purchased a big tub of coconut oil for cooking recently, but soon latched on to its various other uses. […]

Home improvements: clever alternative uses for olive oil

Home improvements: clever alternative uses for olive oil It's an integral part of many cuisines – but here are some clever uses for olive oil outside of the kitchen. To nourish and shine your wooden furniture, pour olive oil onto a piece of cloth and gently rub the surface. Use a dry cloth to remove […]

Chicken and Roasted Vegetables With Garlic and Rosemary

This is an easy Sunday or midweek roast as it all cooks in one roasting tin, less washing up! And although it uses a large 2 kilo chicken, roasting it jointed into 2 halves means that it cooks in around 45 minutes. This meal can be cooked in a money saving way, just switch gas […]

Greek crisis hits olive oil, wine exports

Greek crisis hits olive oil, wine exports Olive oil represented nearly 9 percent of Greece's total agricultural output last year, according to Eurostat. Earlier this year, Costco changed the sourcing of its Kirkland brand olive oil from Italy to Greece. That followed a weak 2014-15 harvest in … Read more on CNBC Greece's Lost Olive […]

The Real Deal About Hydrogenated Oils and How They Worsen Your GERD (Acid Reflux)

If you’re that kind of person who regularly reads the labels in the kinds of food you consume, you might have come across with this word that is a challenge to pronounce and sounds more like a hardcore fuel for a military tanker. In one of my write-ups, I mentioned about processed foods and how […]

The olive oil debate: getting it right

The olive oil debate: getting it right This oil has the highest polyphenol content. Virgin olive oil is a slightly lower category based on acidity levels less than 2 per cent. Olive oil (pure / refined), with an acidity of less than 3 per cent, is obtained by refining virgin olive oils (not … Read […]

Summer Vegetable Storage 101: Reduce Waste and Maximize Shelf Life – US News

Summer Vegetable Storage 101: Reduce Waste and Maximize Shelf Life – US News … Once avocados are ripe, they can be stored in the refrigerator for two to three days. To prevent browning on a cut avocado, sprinkle the cut surface with lemon or lime juice (even a touch of olive oil can help), and […]