The fact that all types of honey is antibacterial because the bees add an enzyme that makes hydrogen peroxide. Indeed, honey has powerful anti-bacterial, antiseptic, anti-viral and even anti-fungal properties.
If you smear some honey on minor cuts and burns, it acts as an anti-bacterial and antiseptic agent, and also helps the wounds heal faster. It cleanses the affected area and speeds up the body’s healing response. Actually, honey soothes any skin inflammation!