Honey Bee Products - Royal Jelly

  • Royal Jelly is the very nutritious secretion released from the glands of the worker honey bee.
  • It is a complex substance that cannot be recreated synthetically by man.
  • It is fed to the larvae in the colony, to all queen larvae and the adult queen.
  • Royal jelly contains many of the most essential nutrients, including: all the B vitamins, vitamins A, C, D, E and K, more than 12 important minerals, and other important constituents, including collagen and lecithin.
  • It is a mixture of proteins, fats, 15% carbohydrates, mixed growth factors, Vitamin B, 17 different amino acids and a number of trace elements.
  • It also contains approximately 15% aspartic acid which is important for tissue growth and cell regeneration.
  • Royal jelly has been used in skin care for many years.
  • Egyptians used royal jelly as part of their skin care regime to keep their skin moisturised and protected.
  • The abundance of vitamins and minerals contained in Royal Jelly make it an excellent choice for skin care.