There has been a real buzz about manuka honey over the last few years. A natural alternative to table sugar, and with far ranging benefits, this honey is superior to your usual toast topper in many ways.
Manuka honey is made by bees who visit the flowers of the New Zealand native Leptospermum scoparium, or manuka bush, a member of the myrtle family.
It has been used for its antibacterial properties abilities by the indigenous Maori people for over 4000 years.
Uniquely powerful and highly antibacterial, manuka honey can be used in cookery or eaten straight off the spoon. It can even be used topically, or else just stirred into water and sipped.
Manuka honey: nature’s anti-microbial
Blending antibacterial and anti-microbial properties, manuka honey is the ultimate food.
This honey can also help you to soothe a sore throat, while the honey coats the lining of throat, for a soothing effect.
Manuka honey for skin
Applying manuka honey directly to the skin can provide impressive results. Long used topically, manuka honey’s combo of antibacterial properties and low PH, and its high sugar concentration Manuka Honey is known to keep the skin hydrated, soften the skin.
Used in a mask, or lightly diluted for use as a cleanser, manuka honey may help skin to feel softer.
Why choose Manuka Lab honey?
Like all manuka honey, Manuka Lab is tested by an internationally-accredited laboratory approved by the New Zealand government.
During this process it is also tested for non-peroxide activity (NPA) and levels of dietary methylglyoxal (MGO), the components that give manuka honey its potent antibacterial properties. The higher your manuka honey grade, the more powerful its antibacterial properties.
If you are concerned about the high manuka honey price point let us reassure you. Every jar of Manuka Lab honey is tested and verified before it leaves NZ’s shores, so you know you are getting the real deal.
Every jar of Manuka Lab honey bears the Mānuka Originz quality mark, meaning that even if you buy manuka honey online, you are able to trace it right back to the very hive where it was produced, so you know it is genuine and comes from healthy bees, living in well managed hives.
Energy 1375kj / 329kcal
of which saturates <0.1g
of which sugars 76.2g
Per Tablespoon (15g):
Energy 206kj / 49kcal
of which saturates <0.1g
of which sugars 11.43g
Store below 21 ̊C in a cool dry place.
Suitable for vegetarians. Do not feed honey to infants under one year of age. Do not use if cap seal is tampered with or broken.
Store in a cool, dry place after opening.
Caution: For adults only. Consult physician if pregnant/nursing, taking medications (especially antidepressants), or have a medical condition. May cause drowsiness and mild transient GI symptoms. Keep out of reach of children.
Natural color variation may occur in this product.
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Specification: Manuka Lab Manuka Honey MGO 525 ( UMF15) 250g
|Dimensions||4 × 5 × 5 cm|