Nelson Mandela University South Africa
Overview

Olive pomace is a waste product from the process of developing olive related foodstuffs. However olive pomace can offer significant benefits when included in cosmetic formulations. By processing the olive pomace waste then incorporating it into oil or water emulsion creams for topical application. By using a product that would otherwise go to waste into a beneficial cosmetic, we can produce an affordable product and reduce waste.

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