The Benefits of CBD in SkincareLOTUS TORONTO
We’ve noticed tones of new brands popping up that are using infusing CBD into their products. Years prior hemp oil was a common derivative used to improve softness and moisture to the skin, but now research has shown the multitude of benefits CBD is having on the skin. So what exactly is CBD and how is it being used in skin care?
CBD, also known as cannabidiol is the second most prevalent of the active ingredients of cannabis. While CBD is an essential component of medical marijuana, it is derived directly from the hemp plant, which is a cousin of the marijuana plant.It’s a naturally occurring substance that’s used in products like oils and edibles to impart a feeling of relaxation and calm. it’s known to help reduce inflammation and chronic pain. Unlike its cousin, delta-9-tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), which is the major active ingredient in marijuana, CBD is not psychoactive.
As you can see CBD is known for its healing properties. Cannabidiol offers some serious antioxidant and anti-inflammatory benefits which can be beneficial in treating skin concerns like inflammation, dryness and free radical damage.
CBD might also be effective in fighting acne as it helps reduce the production of sebum in the skin. Additionally, studies indicate that cannabidiol may be effective in treating eczema and psoriasis as well.
As you can see it may be a worth while investment to pick up some CBD infused skincare or body oil! Our favourite range of infused products is High On Love, which offers a range of cannabis infused intimacy oils for you and your partner to enjoy.