The olive oil, used in the Cretan Garden soaps, is from Felea Goods, Crete.
They originate from different regions of Crete with different climate and soil texture; however they do share a common characteristic: they are produced by locals with PDO certification who follow the traditional local methods of cultivation and picking of the olives.” Source
- Antioxidant Properties and Fatty Acid Profile of Cretan Extra Virgin Bioolive Oils: A Pilot Study – PubMed / ResearchGate
- Olive oil production on bronze age Crete: nutritional properties, processing methods and storage life of Minoan olive oil – ResearchGate
- Living Monuments of Crete: The Oldest Olive Trees in the World Greece-is