In ancient times, wax was used for medical and cosmetic purposes. The results of studies in recent years in many countries have confirmed wax as a medicinal and cosmetic substance. This was determined based on the following properties of the wax:
The ability to receive a large amount of heat when heated and when placed on a sore spot makes it slow and long lasting. At the same time, improvement of circulation in the treated zone, nutrition of appropriate tissues, dispersal of the inflammatory process, adsorption of toxic elements are achieved, so these properties determine the pronounced anti-inflammatory effect of beeswax. It also has an antibiotic effect - it stops and cancels microorganisms - pathogens.