If you’re familiar with the effectiveness of hemp-based products, then you’re surely also aware that CBD works when it comes to calming your mood and creating a well-organized sleep pattern. However, what many may not know is that CBD not only works as a health enhancer, but it also serves as a product for your skin care routine.
Hemp cosmetics have antioxidant and nourishing, moisturizing, soothing properties – these are just some of the properties of hemp, which stands out in the cosmetic field for all its benefits. In particular, its regenerating and nourishing characteristics make it a valuable ingredient.
Ideal for sensitive skin and dry hair; they take advantage of the properties of CBD and hemp oil extracted from the seeds of the plant. It’s important to note that these care and beauty products, particularly prized for their moisturizing, nourishing and antioxidant qualities, do not contain THC.
CBD or hemp oil is included, along with other ingredients, in formulations designed for the health and beauty of the face, body or hair. This is particularly useful as the natural composition of these ingredients, made up of vitamins, minerals but especially fatty acids, is similar to that of human skin and therefore perfect for maintaining healthy skin and hair.
There is a wide range of hemp cosmetic products: serums, creams, tonics and anti-wrinkles for the face, scrubs and creams for the body, shampoos for the hair and oils and ointments for the body. Overall, there are many benefits offered by hemp cosmetics, they are indicated for the skin because they help to regenerate, rejuvenate and give it freshness.
Benefits for skin, body and hair
Hemp is a very valuable ingredient to add to your daily skin care. The hemp plant and its derivatives are good for the skin as they are rich in nourishing, soothing, regenerating and antioxidant properties,
Hemp is rich in
- Vitamin E: antioxidant action, important because it counteracts the action of free radicals and skin aging, maintains hydration and plays an antioxidant action
- Omega3-Omega6 polyunsaturated fatty acids: have a high nutritional power and keep the skin elastic, moisturized and compact, are responsible for maintaining proper hydration and proper hydrolipidic balance
- Gamma Linoleic Acid: fundamental component for the well-being and useful to prevent and fight dehydration.
The emollient and elasticizing properties of cannabis oil prevent dehydration and preserve the natural balance of the hydrolipidic film which represents a real protective barrier for the skin of the face and body. It is also effective on the hair thanks to the characteristic vitaminizing properties help to stem dryness and dehydration of the scalp, giving the hair body and brightness.
Why use cosmetic products containing hemp
The potential of cannabidiol, able to interact with the endocannabinoid system present in the body, helps the body to regenerate itself. This network of receptors ensures the correct stability of the body, CBD is particularly useful under the dermatological aspect because it interacts directly with the epidermis in an extremely natural way, favoring the natural processes, with all the benefits that derive from it: in fact, it does not limit itself to operate only on damaged cells in the tissues, but intervenes on healthy ones, preserving them from aggression.
In addition to their moisturizing properties, these creams contain many essential oils.
The properties of cosmetics with CBD oil
Their action, is anti-inflammatory and, therefore, suitable for combating eczema, psoriasis and dermatitis. Do not underestimate also the soothing and sebum-regulating properties of hemp cosmetics, perfect also against pimples and blackheads.
Numerous studies also suggest that hemp ointments are an effective way to get relief against different types of pain.Topical application of the ointment to relieve pain is the best way as you don’t have to worry about the right amount. Also, you can apply it directly on the affected area for better relief. The best way is to use it on areas like elbows, knees and problematic joints. It is also best applied on the shoulders, neck and even the soles of the feet. Don’t cover the entire area and only focus on the affected areas.