Honey in Joseon
Hwang Jini is known to have spread Honey residue on dry and chapped skin, like a wash-off mask used today. Propolis is obtained by bees from the resin of trees and plays a role in protecting the honeycomb from bactera.
While the amount of honey that can be obtained from a single honeycomb is about 20kg, propolis is only 0.1g which is 1/200, making it a vert precious ingredient
It keeps the skin tone clear and clean by reducing the mobility of melanin, the main culprit that darkens the skin tone, and balancing sebum activity, both of which are effective in reducing trouble.
Lotus corniculatus seed extract helps moisturize and soothes the skin