Olea europaea (olive) oil unsaponifiables

Olea europaea (olive) oil unsaponifiables is obtained from olive oil and used as a skin-conditioning agent in cosmetics and personal care products 1. Botanical and botanically derived ingredients used in the formulation of cosmetics are generally mild and safe.


  1. International Cosmetic Ingredient Dictionary and Handbook. Washington, D.C.: The Cosmetic, Toiletry and Fragrance Association, 2006.