It is super food because of its many beneficial effects and the precious ingredients contained.
It has strong antiinflammatory action.
Heal mouth and stomach wounds even colitis and hemorrhoids.
contributes to erythropoiesis,
helps in arthritis,
antidote το acne, cancer, ulcer, mastitis, gingivitis, warts, smelly mouth and atherosclerosis.
Even small dose (1 mg per day for 2 weeks) can cure peptic ulcer which is caused from Helycobacter pylori, due to mastic antimicrobial effect.
Also it serves as a food preservative against Salmonella, Staphylococcus and Pseudomonas.
The mastic oil is also used in cosmetics. Has anti-aging effects, enhances the synthesis of collagen and skin elasticity.
Detoxicates the liver,
Has antiviral effect
Protects teeth, gums and oral cavity.
Mary Pan, Clinical Biologist