Health & Biophenols
Extra Virgin Olive Oil is one of the key ingredients of the Mediterranean Diet and, at the moment, it is considered a nutritional gold standard that enhances health and wellness.
The biophenols, carotenoids and healthy fatty acids, such as oleic acid, make EVOO a protector of cardiovascular health, and provide it with many beneficial health properties.
The biophenols from EVOO are a rich source of antioxidant capacity, and due to this are capable of neutralizing free radicals, which are responsible for oxidative stress and oxidative damage. In addition, there are other beneficial effects on risk factors for chronic diseases such as blood pressure, glucose blood levels and inflammation events.