Every Beekeepers Simple Lip Balm Recipe excerpted from "HONEYBEE Lessons From An Accidental Beekeeper": 1 oz. beeswax 5 oz. extra-virgin olive oil 5 drops of honey 2-3 drops honey essential oil Melt beeswax and oil in double boiler until clear. Add EO and pour into tins. Never melt beeswax over a direct flame. http://www.redbee.com/
Because of the nest’s structure, comprising a single comb, the honey storage cells of the giant Himalayan bee are five to ten times longer than those of our Apis mellifera, which measure barely more than half an inch.