Chios mastiha has been known, as an effective ingredient in the treatment of stomach pains, gastric disorders, digestive problems, gastralgia and stomach ulcers since ancient times.
Μedical recipes from antiquity and the middle ages, written by medical practitioners, physicians and botanists, recommend Chios mastiha as a beneficial aid in treating conditions and disorders of the gastrointestinal system.
According to recent clinical studies, Chios mastiha has proven action against Helicobacter pylori, contributes positively to preventing and treating the symptoms of Crohn’s disease and constitutes the most natural way to treat peptic disorders.
MASTIHA USE ON COSMETICS
Chios Mastiha has unique antimicrobial and anti-oxidant properties on skincare, the use of which has been firmly documented in the international medicinal scientific journal. Since the 19th century and even nowadays, Mastiha has numerous applications including soothing and anti-irritation creams.