Desert olive tree pearls, concentrate of power OLIVIE PowerUp is an olive tree extract mixed with an olive oil obtained by cold pressing fresh olives. These pearls are rich in polyphenols and are indicated both in the daily diet and for the treatment of body and face skin. Why olivie desert pearls are so rich in antioxydants? Simply beacuse this oil comes from olive trees planted in a rocky desert. Just like the wine, it is well known that the olive tree needs to suffer to produce the best of itself. Considering the very hot environment (up to 53°C in summer), the rocky soil where roots cannot develop easily, the lack of water, olive trees stress. A panic phenomenon occurs in the trees (instinct of survival), which results in a raised production of polyphenols (antioxidant) and more particularly in Hydroxytyrosol and Tyrosol (self-defence). Desert olive tree pearls The olive trees used to produce OLIVIE PowerUp grow in the arid soil and harsh climate of the southern Sahara of Morocco.