Finding organic bee products on the internet might be a challenge. Especially when it comes to propolis and royal jelly. Luckily we have both information about where to buy the freshest bee products and how to use them.
Propolis is a bee product that bees produce by processing resinous substances collected from plant buds and secretions. It protects from bacterias. Bees who enter the hive through a channel covered with Propolis always ensure the hygiene of themselves and the hive.
It has a characteristic odor. The color may vary depending on available sources; yellow, green, red, transparent colors.
The caffeic acid, phenyl ester and clerodane diterpenoid contained in the propolis are also thought to inhibit the development of cancerous cells and reduce the chances of healthy cells turning into cancerous cells. It is claimed to play a role in the treatment of breast, skin, larynx, liver, colon, bladder and ovarian cancer.
Some research shows that propolis helps heal diseases such as cold and flu. Propolis, which is used by adding to toothpaste, is thought to reduce the level of bacteria in the mouth and help to heal some of the diseases that exist in the gums. The benefits of propolis to the skin are mostly limited to the healing of wounds and burns.
Drop propolis can be consumed by dropping it in liquid and solid foods for mouth sores and throat infections. It can also be used by gargling. Tablets and capsules propolis are swallowed with water to strengthen the immune system and reduce sleep problems; cream propolis is used on the skin for the treatment of minor burns and wounds. Propolis, which is in spray form, is used in the throat to help treat throat infections, and syrup is applied for cough and mouth sores. It is known that propolis, which is in powder form, is more effective when consumed with honey. It can be consumed by adding to drinks and yogurt. Before using propolis for the treatment of diseases, the physician must be consulted and used in the dose and time determined by the physician.
Royal jelly is a creamy white or pale yellowish milky secretion produced by worker honey bees. It tastes sour and has an intense smell. This can be the rarest type of bee product. Turkey is a known royal jelly producer in the world.
The proteins this bee product contained in it directly affect the blood pressure in the human body. It prevents heart diseases.
Although the exact function of royal jelly in the fertility process is unknown, its effect on human fertility is thought to be linked to the protein royalactin, which affects the woman’s morphology and helps her become sexually fit. Regardless of the reason, it has been shown to increase sperm production and sperm motility in men, therefore increasing the chance of conception of the partner.
Mixing royal jelly into honey and putting it into a paste and eating this mixture is the most common method of consuming. You can also consume royal jelly by adding it to a beverage. You should be careful not to consume more than 1 gram per day.