Royal Jelly is one of natures best kept secrets being rich in a variety of vitamins, minerals, amino acids and other substances. Due to this rich and complex bio-chemical structure, it is commonly used to assist in the treatment of a variety of ailments and as well as boosting overall health and vitality.
Royal jelly is the substance which is fed exclusively to the queen bee. It is believed that the queen bee is much larger and lives a great deal longer than worker bees due to her diet of royal jelly.
Bio-chemically, royal jelly is very complex. It is one of the richest natural sources of vitamin B-complex and contains all 8 essential amino acids. It is a good source of essential fatty acids and phosphorous compounds. Royal jelly also has an abundance of vitamins A, C, D, E, K and a complex set of minerals and enzymes. Royal jelly also contains a unique fatty acid known as 10-Hydroxy-2-Decenoic Acid (HDA).