The skin, under normal physiological conditions, ie without alterations due to the endogenous or exogenous factors, must have a uniform, pink, soft and smooth appearance and at the same time there must be a perfect balance between the degree of hydration and the excess of sebum. Unfortunately, however, there are many factors that can cause the loss of the integrity of the hydro-lipid film and consequently the generation of more or less serious dermatological disorders.
Therefore, prevention plays an extremely important role in maintaining the balance of our skin, and daily hydration and protection against external aggression are some of the primary factors of skin well-being. It is an excellent choice for both dry skin treatment and for the maintenance phase of dermatological conditions characterized by advanced xerosis and pronounced hyperkeratosis.
Int J Mol Sci. Published online Jan 8. Copyright © by the authors. This article has been cited by other articles in PMC. Abstract Royal jelly RJ is a yellowish-white and acidic secretion of hypopharyngeal and mandibular glands of nurse bees used to feed young worker larvae during the first three days and the entire life of queen bees.
Moreover, due to the dual mechanism of action, moisturizing and keratolytic, but also due to the antibacterial and anti-inflammatory properties, it is extremely useful in maintaining the balance of the skin affected by psoriasis. It is highly appreciated by patients with psoriasis, because it provides intense hydration and a sense of immediate comfort, helping to relieve itching and inflammation, while preventing the formation of erythematous plaques and exacerbating psoriasis lesions.
It also presents excellent results in the treatment of diabetic foot, where hydration is essential, because the skin of the diabetic patient is poorly vascularized and very dehydrated, and the epidermal barrier is strongly compromised.