Beeswax is a thick substance produced by a gland in bees’ lower abdomen. “Wax esters” exist in both beeswax and human skin and it is these compounds which help to bind and emulsify ointments, lipsticks and lotions.
Used in many skin care products because it provides a protection against irritants while still allowing the skin to breathe
Eases arthritic joint pains and reduces inflamed joints and tissues
Part of treatments for nappy rash, psoriasis and eczema