Royal Jelly is a thick, milky substance that is secreted from young bees. This substance contains all of the B-complex vitamins and also contains minerals, enzymes, hormones, eighteen amino acids, antibacterial and antibiotic components and vitamins A, C, D and E. It is useful for bronchial asthma, insomnia, skin disorders and it helps strengthen the immune system. This product must be combined with honey to preserve its potency and should be kept refrigerated.
Bee pollen is produced by the anthers of flowering plants and gathered by bees. It is composed of approximately 15% protein and also contains B-complex vitamins, vitamin C, essential fatty acids, enzymes, carotene, calcium, copper, iron, magnesium, potassium, manganese, sodium, plant sterols and simple sugars. Bee pollen has an antimicrobial effect and in addition is is useful for combating fatigue, depression and colon disorders. It is also helpful for people with allergies as it strengthens the immune system.