What is propolis made of?
The propolis obtained from the beehive consists of over 250 identified ingredients and that in a balance that no industrially produced food supplement can match. Propolis consists of approx. 50% resin and approx. 25% essential oils, pollen, minerals and trace elements, as well as flavones and acids.
The main ingredients are:
- Wax components
- Vitamins A, B, C, E, H or B7 (better known as biotin, the active ingredient for skin and hair)
- Iron, chromium, copper, zinc, manganese, selenium, magnesium, silicon
- amino acids
- Organic flavonoids
All further information on the mode of action and advantages of propolis can be found in our Bolg.