Propolis is a resinous, waxy substance that bees create by mixing their saliva with beeswax, with substances from flowers, plants and trees. Bees use it as a glue to line the nest cavities and protect the cells of the hive. The benefits of bee propolis are numerous and can treat various diseases due to their antiseptic, antibacterial, anti-inflammatory, antioxidant, antimycotic, anticancer, antifungal and antiulcer properties. Propolis provides a boost in general health, strengthens the immune system and fights viruses and infection. It can be used for colds, flu, coughs, as well as to treat the skin in cases of wounds, burns, psoriasis, eczema and other skin conditions.