Use of Olive oil is very common for massaging purpose specially for babies. Because of its high price its use is limited . But now a days because if its health benefits , olive oil is used as a edible oil also.
Accordingly to a study regular use of olive oil helps in reducing the risk of the cardiovascular diseases, hypertension, stroke, high blood pressure and even reduce the risk of breast cancer, and type-II diabetes. A diet rich in olive oil may actually be able to slow down the aging of the heart.