Manuka Honey for Skin – What Does the Science Say?

Manuka honey is a type of honey that is only produced by bees who pollinate the manuka bush in New Zealand. Manuka honey can be considered a premium type of honey and has a more distinctive sweet taste with a touch of bitter. Why Choose Manuka Honey? The nectar of the manuka plant contains a compound called dihydroxyacetone. It results in the honey having a compound called methylglyoxal (MG), which is rarely present in other types of honey. Besides its healing compounds, the honey also contains high levels of amino acids, vitamin B, and minerals such as calcium, copper, iron, potassium, … Continue reading Manuka Honey for Skin – What Does the Science Say?