There is lots of scientific research confirming cannabidiol benefits. This oil has anti-inflammatory and antibacterial properties, strengthens the immune system, and has a rejuvenating effect. That’s why cannabidiol is widely used in cosmetology. It is a major phytocannabinoid extracted from cannabis plants with high CBD content. It is absolutely safe and can be used even by children.
Cannabidiol oil in general contains numerous useful natural substances, in particular, essential fatty acids such as Omega-3 (linolenic acid) and Omega-6 (alpha- linolenic acid), vitamins A, B1, B2, B3, B6, C, D, E, chlorophyll, antioxidants, protein and others. It can be eaten and used for treatment of skin conditions like eczema, hives, seborrhea, psoriasis, dermatitis, and more.
Uses of cannabidiol in cosmetology
- help remove dead skin cells
- accelerate the regeneration and growth of new healthy cells
- nourish and moisturize the skin
- cleanse the skin
- recharge the skin with energy
- regulate saturation of the skin with water
- restore damaged skin
- battle free radicals
- slow the aging process of skin
- protect skin from aging
- protect skin against ultraviolet radiation
- prevent desiccation
Cosmetics made with cannabidiol are suitable for dry skin that’s prone to allergies. It doesn’t contain formaldehyde, paraffin and synthetic substances. Results after application of cannabidiol products are immediately visible. Your skin will be fresh, young, pure and elastic.
As of today, cannabidiol is abundant in various types of products, such as: face and body creams, shampoos, hair balms, anesthetizing massage ointments, various emulsions, dentifrices, and creams for sunburn.
Cannabidiol products for skin
Oils made with cannabidiol get absorbed into the skin immediately. Because of this, they’re often called “a dry oil”. Cannabidiol retains moisture in the skin and successfully fights dehydration, which is especially useful during autumn and winter. Cosmetics with cannabidiol are suitable for all skin types and have a beneficial impact on each of them. For example, cannabidiol oil helps:
- mature skin to get rid of wrinkles and signs of aging
- thin skin to become supple
- dull and tired skin gain smooth tone and healthy color
- dry skin retain moisture
- oily skin become matte
- problematic skin get rid of rashes and acne
Cannabidiol for hair and nails
Cannabidiol oil contains carotene, which nourishes dry hair, smoothes fluffy hair, restores damaged hair, and returns radiance to dull hair. It also has a beneficial effect on nails.
Cannabidiol and acne
Cannabidiol products are used in cosmetology and dermatology for the treatment of acne. This oil acts as a natural antioxidant and anti-inflammatory agent and promotes skin recovery. Cannabidiol is contained in different cosmetics and can be used in its pure form or for home-made cosmetics.
In 2014 scientists have studied the effects of CBD on secretion of sebaceous glands and came to the conclusion that Cannabidiol oil effectively suppresses production of fat. They also have identified CBD to be greatly beneficial in reducing inflammation that accompanies acne.