Natural Beeswax from Mount Athos
5.00€ – 9.00€
The monastic natural beeswax from the Holy Cell of St. Nicolas in Karyes on Mount Athos, is a precious first material for the personal preparation of various waxcreams with unique therapeutic properties.
Beeswax is produced from glands in the abdomens of bees.
The wax is produced by young bees and then scraped off their bodies, chewed and mixed with bee saliva as well as other enzymes.
The wax helps safely store honey produced by the bees, and it can help protect the hive from infections and other unwanted contaminants. It is the main ingredient in wax creams combined with St.John’s wort oil.
The monastic natural beeswax from the Holy Cell of St. Nicolas in Karyes on Mount Athos, is a precious first material for your personal preparation of various creams and was products.
Beeswax has non-allergenic properties that can make it a useful skin protection from various airborne allergies.
It can also help slow down the dispersal of medications into the body.
According to North Carolina State University, it is a good electric insulator. Beeswax also provides slight anti-inflammatory and antioxidant qualities which can benefit the body.