Health benefits of royal jelly
Royal jelly is the miraculous substance that turns the larva of a working bee into the larva of a queen bee. Queen bees live longer than any other bee in the hive this pointing out the benefits of royal jelly for various organisms including the human one. Therefore, many consider the royal jelly as being a genuine life and youth elixir.
The supporters of royal jelly consumption believe that this substance increases the vitality and the energy of the human organism. This substance has antioxidant properties which slow down the ageing process and treat various diseases such as arthritis, multiple sclerosis, hair loss, libido decrease, osteoporosis, heart diseases, a high level of cholesterol, etc.
Fertility treatmentRoyal jelly is used to increase women's fertility. A study carried out by the Yugoslavian gynecologists, Bogdan Tekavcic, pointed out that the women who followed a treatment based on royal jelly and pollen, managed to get rid of the menstrual cycle problems. The other group of women, who followed the traditional medication, suffered no improvement of their health problem.
Thus, it has been reached the conclusion that royal jelly improves the health of the ovaries, increases women's fertility by reducing inflammations, libido increasing and maintaining the health of the reproductive organs.
ATTENTION: royal jelly must be used with maximum care by people who are allergic to pollen or bee stings since it can cause severe allergic reactions.
Royal jelly for menopauseThe researchers from the Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center claim that royal jelly has the same effects as estrogen, which is used in treating the symptoms of menopause. The royal jelly consumption compensates the vitamin and mineral loss caused by menopause. It determines an increase of the energy level and alleviates the heat sensation.
Royal jelly can be purchased either in a liquid form or as tablets or capsules.
Natural remedy for anxietyThe benefits of royal jelly can be used to treat not very sever depressions and to reduce anxiety. Moreover, it can be used as a stress reliever.
Royal jelly benefits on blood pressureRoyal jelly has antihypertensive properties and therefore is an ideal product for curing high blood pressure. Furthermore, it lowers the level of cholesterol.
Royal jelly and diabetesThe royal jelly has the capacity to cure the Langerhans' islands, the pancreas cells responsible for the production and elimination of insulin. Thus, with the help of royal jelly is treated the very cause of the disease and at the same time it is obtained a physical and psychical relaxation.
Royal jelly drinkThis drink is highly efficient if you are tired, stressed, without energy and if you are looking for a natural remedy to increase the strength of your immune system. Ingredients: liquid royal jelly, pollen grains, mixed flower honey, ginger root, cinnamon, nutmeg, fresh lemons and limes, carrots and fresh oranges.
It is not necessary to use all these ingredients, you can leave out the ones that you do not like, except for the hive products. If you decide to use carrots, you'd better boil them first since the undergone studies showed that the beta carotene level in carrots increases after the boiling process.
It is not very difficult to prepare this energizing drink. You just mix the ingredients and then put the resulting liquid into the freezer for two hours. The drink has to be kept in the fridge; otherwise the royal jelly loses its properties.
Homemade face creamThis special cream is easy and quick to make- it takes only 25 minutes to prepare it. Ingredients: 80 grams of plant essential oil ( you can use jojoba, sesame, almond, hazelnuts essential oil), 40 grams of coconut essential oil or cacao butter, 35 grams of beeswax, 150 grams of purified or distilled water, 2-3 teaspoons of royal jelly, 30 drops of grapefruit seed extract ( it can be found in bio stores).
With the help of a kitchen scales, weigh the beeswax and the coconut oil so as to be sure that you are using the right quantity. Mix the essential oils and the beeswax into a saucepan and then melt the mixture on your oven (the melting process should be done at a low temperature). Take care not to overheat the mixture. You need 10 to 15 minutes for this process. After the melting process is over add to the mixture the distilled water. Mix until you obtain a creamy substance.
Add the royal jelly and the grapefruit seed extract. The cream has to be kept in capped jars. If the cream mildews, throw the remaining cream. In the case of home-made cosmetics, hygiene is essential from preventing the bacteria development. Thus, it is compulsory to use distilled or purified water not to diminish the benefits of royal jelly.
Complexion treatmentAfter trying this treatment for 30 days, you will see the amazing effect it has on your complexion. In the first days you have to take 1/4 teaspoons of royal jelly before breakfast. Then, you gradually increase the quantity until you reach 3/4 teaspoons of royal jelly per day. An adult person that weighs around 60-80 kilograms should take around 300-500 mg., maximum 600 mg. of royal jelly per day.
During very stressful periods, you have to increase the quantity of your daily royal jelly dose, as following: add to your usual dose 1/4 teaspoons of royal jelly, three times a day. The royal jelly has to be taken according to the following formula: 1/4 teaspoon of royal jelly before each meal and 3/4 teaspoons of royal jelly before breakfast. It is advisable to take the royal jelly on empty stomach.
Royal jelly face creamThe content of a royal jelly ampoule can be mixed with high quality face cream. After removing the make-up and cleaning the face, the cream is applied on the whole surface of the complexion, without massaging the skin. In order to obtain a complete absorption, you can apply a wet, warm compress over the cream layer. The quantity of royal jelly that has to be added to 100 grams of face cream ranges from 0.2 to 4 grams, depending on the wrinkling degree of the patients' complexion.
For a highly wrinkled complexion we recommend a face mask obtained by mixing royal jelly with olive oil and 2 teaspoons of rye flour.
For an elastic and shinning complexion we recommend the face masks made by mixing the yolk or whites of an egg (the yolk is for dry skin and the whites for oily skin complexion) with royal jelly. The mixture is applied all over the complexion. The mask is kept for half an hour and afterwards it is gently removed with wholesome water. For an extra refreshing effect you can wash your face with cold water.
Benefits of royal jellyA complete internal cure based on royal jelly means taking around 3 grams of royal jelly within a month (0.10 grams per day). Apitherapists recommend their patients to follow this cure four times a year.
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