Royal jelly is a highly medicinal honey bee secretion that is used by worker bees to feed and nourish the queen and her larvae. The larvae are fed with royal jelly for only three days after which it is replaced with other food sources, but it remains as a staple for the queen. Royal Jelly is also used to “produce” a new queen. When the old queen is weakens, the bees feed selected larvae with large amounts of royal jelly, stimulating the manifestation of queen morphology such as ovary production, large size and longevity.
Royal jelly has long been used as traditional medicine in ancient times. It’s chemical composition has made this product full of healthy benefits. It is made up of essential molecules like protein, sugars, fatty acids, trace minerals, vitamins, antibacterial and antioxidant components. The health benefits of this organic supplement are as follows:
Prevents premature aging
Over the years, Royal jelly has been proven to be a key ingredient In topical beauty creams which moisturize the skin. It improves collagen levels for great skin and reduces early signs of ageing. This is because royal jelly contains essential amino acids that maintain and repair body cells, especially in the skin. It Is also rich in the B Vitamins B2, B3 and B7 which which play a part in skin’s renewal process.
Counters allergic reactions and boosts immune system
Some studies have discovered that royal jelly suppresses histamine response to allergens, therefore it reduces allergic reactions. For example, Royal jelly helps reduce symptoms of hay fever. It also reduces inflammation.
Eases menopausal/postmenopausal symptoms
For women, royal jelly alleviates menopause symptoms such as hot flashes and irritability, dry skin and reduced libido. It also improves feelings of well-being in menopausal women.
Controls high cholesterol
Royal Jelly helps control and reduce the total level of cholesterol and low density lipoproteins (LDL or bad cholesterol) in the bloodstream. This lowers the risk of cardiovascular diseases. The jelly lowers LDL and total cholesterol levels while not harming good cholesterol in the bloodstream.
Reduces blood pressure
Royal jelly contains a special protein called hydrolysate. Research has shown that when royal jelly is administered orally, this protein causes a long-lasting reduction in high blood pressure and hypertension. When hydrolysate is combined with potassium in the body system, it acts as a vasodilator that reduces stress on blood vessels and heart.
Royal jelly contains many antioxidants which inhibit the abnormal oxidation of molecules within the body. Oxidation causes the production of “free radicals”, leading to chain reactions which can damage cells of the body. Antioxidants inhibit these chain reactions, preventing deleterious illnesses like Alzheimer’s, cardiovascular disease, cancer and macular degeneration.
Royal jelly has a plethora of other beneficial effects like antibacterial, metabolic energy, eye health, fertility and antibiotic. It has preventive effects to conditions such as bone loss, colitis, dermatitis, liver diseases, low sperm count and type II diabetes.
The benefits of royal jelly are plentiful, with more being discovered everyday. It is a safe, natural and organic option. Our ROYAL JELLY Organic by JeaKen, is a potent supplement that is rich on vitamins, minerals and essential amino acids. It is suitable for all, even vegetarians.