Distinguish real and fake royal jelly by observation
Did you know that the real thing and the fake sometimes look exactly the same, but the truth, if you look closely, will reveal the differences. For real royal jelly, its color will be different from fake royal jelly. Consumers can use the naked eye to observe the strange points if unfortunately buying adulterated royal jelly.
Normally, pure royal jelly will be light yellow (after being removed from the queen bud) or milky white (still in the queen bud), a paste. Real royal jelly has a light yellow color, looks smooth, smooth and even. Meanwhile, fake royal jelly has a slightly different color, usually a dark yellow color, not comparable but thicker or thinner than usual. Not only that, the color of fake royal jelly is also uneven, with color ripples.
However, this observation should only apply to those who have known royal jelly because otherwise, the first look may make it difficult to recognize for you. If using the naked eye but can not detect the strange points of royal jelly, while you still want to check the safety, please test in other ways! Royal jelly is one of the very healthy products, so the possibility of counterfeiting is very high!
Know by selling price
There is no denying the very good effects of royal jelly on our health and skin. On the market today, there are many types of royal jelly sold widely on the market, even on social networking sites, it is difficult to ensure the quality requirements. Many types of royal jelly have surprisingly cheap prices, causing confusion for users. Royal jelly is difficult to find, so it is suspicious to be sold at such low prices.
Many of you will be dizzy when going to buy because royal jelly has too many prices, each place has a different price. In fact, you should focus on finding out where to buy royal jelly is the most prestigious, rather than the cheapest place, don’t be too cheap to trade quality. Royal jelly has a price usually in the range of 200.000 VND to 300.000 VND is reasonable. It is important to distinguish real and fake royal jelly right from the selling price, avoiding the consequences of losing money.
There are some places that sell too cheap or too expensive, you should not buy because now fresh royal jelly is faked, mixed a lot, causing low quality. The use of these royal jelly products is not only bad, but it can also be harmful to the body. You can rely on the price of the product, if the price is too cheap compared to the general price of the market, you can confirm that 99% of it is fake royal jelly.
Identify royal jelly by mixing with water
You can also mix royal jelly in water to distinguish real from fake. Real royal jelly when put in water is completely dissolved, has a milky white color, but it only dissolves when stirred with a spoon, and if only water is added to royal jelly, it will not dissolve. While fake royal jelly does not need to be stirred, it is completely self-soluble in water.
Royal jelly mixed with drinking water will bring very good effects for health. For children from 2 years old and above, it can help children with stunting, anorexia, moderate eating and good development. If the child develops normally, the use of royal jelly should be limited because it can stimulate early play in children. Usage is as follows: put 1 drop of fresh royal jelly or 1/2 of the chopsticks into the baby’s milk for the baby to drink. This is the simplest way to distinguish real and fake royal jelly.
For adults, just use 1 to 2 teaspoons of royal jelly or less if the person is not used to using royal jelly. For those who are used to it, the best way is to suck fresh royal jelly under the tongue to let the milk absorb slowly. If you find it difficult to swallow, you can eat directly and then drink dessert again. Or you can mix a little honey for easy eating or dilute it with water to drink.
Based on storage time
Because the amount of fresh royal jelly obtained in a swarm of bees is very small, to increase the quantity and weight of royal jelly to make a profit, they often add soy powder or drink small royal jelly mixed into royal jelly. Inexperienced customers are difficult to distinguish.
In this case, there is a trick that you can easily realize that these establishments selling mixed royal jelly will never dare to transport goods far away (for example, from Ho Chi Minh to Hanoi). for the reason that royal jelly must be kept refrigerated and transported far away, it will be damaged. In fact, completely pure royal jelly without any impurities can be left at room temperature for 4 days before it begins to show signs of damage, shipped within 1,2 days, completely unaffected. affect quality.
If you buy a whole box of royal jelly, take out about 1 spoon, put it in a small bottle, leave it in the environment to see how it is. Observe to see if 1-2 days later it is not unusual. If there is an abnormality then 99% of it is fake royal jelly. If you have just bought royal jelly home, try not to use it immediately, but keep it in the refrigerator and observe for a few days to see if it changes to ensure health safety.
Use pure honey to distinguish real royal jelly
Royal jelly is very good for health, so many fake royal jelly products are widely sold in the market, causing a significant impact on the health of consumers. Buying quality royal jelly requires royal jelly users to be smart consumers, with ways to distinguish real from fake. One of the effective ways of separation is to use real royal jelly mixed together!
Mixing royal jelly with pure honey is a way to identify and distinguish real and fake royal jelly most accurately. When mixing royal jelly into honey: Pure Royal Jelly will completely dissolve in honey and not layer. Mixed royal jelly does not dissolve completely and is layered and lumpy in the honey. Real royal jelly will dissolve into each other without the appearance of strange lumps. Consumers can use this to distinguish real royal jelly from fake royal jelly.
However, to be able to distinguish real royal jelly from fake by using pure honey, it is necessary to have real royal jelly. Therefore, the best way to protect the health of yourself and your family, and at the same time save money on healthy foods, consumers should go to reputable addresses specializing in selling different types of food. jelly!
Distinguish real royal jelly by tasting it directly
Fake royal jelly is often mixed with flour, cow’s milk, pollen and colorants to increase the volume of the product, in some cases when it is improperly harvested, it settles with sand… So you take a close range. a few teaspoons of Royal Jelly in your mouth and suck it (if you are a first-timer, you can’t know the taste of Royal Jelly).
Real royal jelly will melt in your mouth easily, and at the same time you will feel the slightly sour and sweet taste of royal jelly. In addition, the throat will feel a little tight (slightly tight) and there will be a feeling of difficulty in eating (if not used to). Real royal jelly will slowly dissolve in the mouth without leaving any powder. If the powder is entangled, it has been mixed and has no specific taste, it is adulterated royal jelly. Non-pure royal jelly is often mixed with powder or other compounds, so it is more difficult to dissolve when hidden in the mouth.
However, there are exceptions, because royal jelly is refrigerated at a temperature lower than -5 degrees Celsius to prevent spoilage, so some ingredients in Royal Jelly (the sticky wax from the royal bud) are frozen. Recrystallizes into very fine tiny particles, but the quality remains unchanged and remains the same. This is a normal case, you need to distinguish this feature from fresh Royal Jelly that has been adulterated!
Apply directly to the skin
Try taking some royal jelly to test it with your hands. Apply royal jelly on your hands. In case it is pure you will see royal jelly dry within 2-5 minutes and the applied skin will stretch like a glue film. Then you use a wet towel to wipe the royal jelly film on the skin. You will find this area of skin is tighter, smoother than other skin because royal jelly contains a lot of Vitamin E and many other vitamins. If not pure royal jelly will not have such effects.
Another way to try royal jelly is to use it on sensitive skin, those with thinner skin or a small corner of the face, because facial skin is very thin and sensitive. First, when you apply real royal jelly on your face, you will feel hot, your skin will be red for a few minutes. Because facial skin is very sensitive, real royal jelly contains many vitamins, if you apply real royal jelly directly to the facial skin, it will not be used and easily irritated.
So, when using royal jelly in beauty, the first way to distinguish real and fake royal jelly is simply real royal jelly with water in the ratio of 1 part royal jelly, 2 or 3 parts water. , to avoid skin irritation. First, the simplest way to distinguish fake and real royal jelly will have a slight burning sensation, but if you get used to it, the facial skin will no longer be, that feeling will be smooth, tight and whiter. If used for a long time, your facial skin will become more and more beautiful and smooth.