Propolis is a resin like material made by bees from resinous trees and is used by them as a
general purpose glue or gap filler within the hive. This bee glue is produced by the honey bee
mixing saliva and beeswax with a gathering from tree buds and sap flowers.
Propolis is active against bacteria, viruses and fungi, it has anti inflammatory effects and is thought to help skin
heal. It is used in medicine, varnish and by stringed instrument makers.Can be taken in a
beekeeper prepared propolis enhanced honey for those wanting a tasty, soothing preparation
for the mouth and throat with natural antiseptic properties.