WHAT IS PROPOLIS?
Besides honey, bees also produce another substance that is often used for its rich medicinal properties. Propolis is said to be the immune system of the bees. It is a thick, sticky substance that is formed by bees after the collection of resin from trees.
It has been used for centuries by many cultures for its antiseptic, antimicrobial, and detoxifying properties.
Supports the body in:
Colds and flus: Also soothing to sore throats
Skin problems: Propolis solution is known as a healing substance for skin irritations, blemishes or infections.
Teeth and mouth problems: Used as a mouthwash, propolis can prevent bad breath, gingivitis, tooth decay and gum disease.
Allergies: Inhibits histamine release in mast cells, thus relieving allergy symptoms.
Wounds: Can be applied as antiseptic wash or salve– propolis can prevent the growth of bacteria in cuts and burns and it can also promote the healing process in lesions.