:Propolis contains number of plant resins which are captured by bees and are used for multiple purposes.
This resinous substance, called Propolis
, seals the holes and cracks, smoothens the inner surface and retains the internal temperature of the beehive at 35AC.
3 Grahams C+ Eczema and Dermatitis Cream CONTAINING propolis
and manuka honey, this natural, fragrancefree cream soothes itching, calms inflammation and restores moisture to skin.
There are many studies in the literature related to the therapeutic effects of the systemic or topical use of propolis
in skin wounds, burns, ulcers, intra-abdominal adhesions and oral cavity lesions (5, 6).
is easy to obtain and carries out different biological activities.
The brazilian propolis
is classified into 13 groups according to their composition and biological property, the best indicator of propolis
is analysis of its chemical composition compared with the probable plant source, being the 13th type red propolis
, demonstrating high biological activity, and has aroused a great interest in the international Market (Cabral, 2008).
The average price of one kilogram of honey was 20.6 manats($12.12), beeswax - 14.2 manats ($ 8.36), propolis
- 118.4 manats ($ 69.67), pollen - 71.1 manats ($ 41.84), and one gram of bee milk- 4.6 manats ($ 2.71).
Different biological and therapeutic properties have been reported for propolis
, including antioxidant (3,5), anti[inflammatory (5,6), immunomodulatory (7,8), antitumoral (8,9), and antimicrobial activities (2,7,10,11) among others.
Two Novel Cytotoxic Benzofuran Derivatives from Brazilian Propolis
One thing they do is fill any creases and crevices with propolis
. The propolis
acts as a glue to secure the hive.
Coatings in papaya can be composed of several substances like sodium alginate and cellulose acetate (Silva et al., 2014), chitosan (Ali et al., 2011; Torlak & Sert, 2013), carrageenan (Hamzah, Osman, Tan, & Ghazali, 2013), gum arabic (Ali, Cheong, & Zahid, 2014), essential oils, as lemongrass, thyme and lime essential oils (Bosquez-Molina, Jesus, Bautista-Banos, Verde-Calvo, & Morales-Lopez, 2010; Ali et al., 2015) and propolis
extract combined with polymers (Torlak & Sert, 2013; Ali et al., 2014).
, a kind of gum-like solid material with aromatic odor, is formed from the secretion of the parotid gland and wax gland of bees using substances gathered from the spores and trunks of plants.