Bee wax is a natural substance used by female bee in construction of their bee hives. This bee wax lip balm has magical characteristics of treating and healing the lips. It is anti inflammatory, antibacterial and an anti oxidant. This miracle lip balm heals the cracked and swollen lips and acts an emulsifier- (that which incredibly locks the moisture), thereby protecting your lips against cold sores. It also forms a protective layer on your lips that can shield from harmful UV rays and prevents from infection.