Below are a selection of handy uses for olive oil:
Take a swig of the best olive oil before drinking alcohol.
Take two teaspoons of olive oil before bedtime as a laxative and a shield against infection.
Beat equal amounts of olive oil and cold water and apply to the burn.
Rub the hair and sleep with a mixture of olive oil, juice of one lemon and an egg yolk. Wrap the head in a hot towel and leave overnight. Wash out in the morning.
Soak the nails in a warm solution of olive oil then paint them with white iodine
Rub a mixture of olive oil and rosemary into the skin before going to bed.
Make a paste of avocado and olive oil and rub into the affected parts. Leave for fifteen minutes, and then wash off.
Rub the affected areas with a mixture of olive oil and some drops of rose oil.
Massage the feet with warm olive oil.