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    Why is Manuka Honey So Expensive?

    Manuka honey is not only delicious, it has multiple health benefits.  It has been known to help with digestive health, wound healing, and even skin care.   You may have noticed that a jar of manuka honey costs a lot more than regular honey.  So why is manuka honey so expensive?  Read on to learn all about manuka honey.  What is Manuka Honey? Manuka honey is a special honey that is made when bees pollinate the manuka bush, or Leptospermum scoparium. This bush grows mostly in New Zealand, but can also be found in Australia as well.   Manuka honey is so special that New Zealand has created a special advocacy group…

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    Top 5 Benefits of Manuka Honey on Skin

    Have you heard of manuka honey yet?  Manuka honey is highly regarded for it’s health and healing properties.  As a natural antibiotic and antibacterial, people use manuka honey as a health supplement and as an ointment for wound treatment.   This article will discuss the benefits of manuka honey on skin, benefits of manuka honey on the face, if manuka honey is good for eczema, and how to apply manuka honey on wounds.  Lastly, I will look at the best place to buy manuka honey.   What is Manuka Honey? Manuka honey is made when honeybees forage on the manuka plant (Leptospermum scoparium) which is native to New Zealand and Australia. The…