A miraculous cosmetic with healing properties that our ancestors knew from ancient times and were widely used for skin care and healing. It is a completely natural product that nature has given us since its main ingredients are pure beeswax and extra virgin olive oil while it does not contain any water. In addition, propolis and Hypericum oil are added to enhance it more.
Pure beeswax is collected from the bees of the family. It is an excellent natural product with many beneficial properties for the skin. In combination with extra virgin olive oil gives a result rich in vitamins, minerals, trace elements, hydrocarbons and antioxidants that nourishes and tones the skin, as well as helps its elasticity.
Propolis (bee-glue) is a sticky substance, produced by bees , which results from the collection of resinous secretions from the shells plants , and enrich it with wax, pollen , enzymes and other substances. Propolis is used by bees to seal and disinfect the inside of the hive. The healing properties of the essential oils, have long been known in ancient times, and they were also used as a “black wax”. Propolis was used as a medicine because of its anti-inflammatory properties. Hippocrates recommended it for the application of ulcers and burns. Today propolis is widely used as medicine, either as the original preparation or as a component of other mixtures.
The healing oil of Hypericum or balsam oil is produced from the natural herb sword grass. In ancient times it was used as a healing for wounds made from swords in battle, hence the name sword grass. The most important active ingredient in sword grass-balsam is hypericin. Balsam oil has many healing properties, it is healing and anti-inflammatory astringent. Accelerates the healing of wounds, bruises, varicose veins, light burns and sunburn of skin and injuries in connective tissue.
These pure ingredients make it the best ally of the skin with healing, soothing, emollient, moisturizing and antiseptic properties.
Indicative uses of wax ointment
Pure beeswax, Extra virgin olive oil, Propolis, Hypericum oil