Glycerin is a humectant, meaning it attracts moisture. When added to lotion, soap and other beauty care recipes this product adds skin softening moisture and holds it to you skin. Kosher and veggie derived, food grade.
In beauty care recipes, honey has been toted for its amazing anti-bacterial nature. There are a lot of websites that claim using a mask of honey and raw coconut oil (like our extra virgin coconut oil) - and maybe a bit of any type of clay to bind it better onto the skin.