Propolis is one of the lesser known bee products. It is made from tree sap and other plant material, and used by bees to fortify and protect their hive from intruders and bacteria.
It has a plethora of healthy properties, and it is currently being researched for its ability to prevent and even cure a range of illnesses.
How does propolis help you? It is a powerful antioxidant, which means that it can help your body fight free radicals, keeping away sickness and slowing the ageing process. An animal study was conducted and it proved to impede cancer cell reproduction.
It can also help remove gut parasites, be used as a balm for minor burns, and help prevent cavities. It can help with general mouth cleanliness and health.
For more information on Propolis, head to our propolis information page.