Propolis is Ideal For Use in Acne Treatments

People have trusted the antiseptic and healing properties of propolis for centuries. Propolis –“nature’s best kept secret from the beehive”– is a resin-like substance collected by honeybees from the leaf buds and barks of conifer and poplar trees and used as caulk to seal gaps and holes in hives. The use of propolis on wounds…

Hive Mind in Skin Care

NYLON Magazine (March 2014) Dr. Elizabeth Tanzi. Hive Mind for natural skincare ingredients that work wonders, look to the bees, says dermatologist Elizabeth Tanzi. If you think the only beneficial thing bees manufacture is sweetener for your tea, think again. “They produce vitamin- and protein-packed substances that are loaded with anti-inflammatory, antiseptic, and moisturizing properties,” says Dr. Elizabeth Tanzi, a Washington, D.C.-based dermatologist. Honey, for one, hydrates parched skin, reduces…