What should you know about skin care with CBD cosmetics?
Until now, few things in the history of cosmetics have received as much attention as products with CBD. Such products abound – day and night creams for the face, body, hands, sunscreens, lip balms, facial scrubs and many others.
But do you know why these products are so popular and effective?
The National Institute of Health has conducted several studies to find out the possible benefits of CBD cosmetics for human skin and found that such products can help solve the following problems:
- Acne treatment. Acne is the most common skin disease that causes pimples on the skin. CBD has anti-inflammatory properties that help treat this skin condition.
- Dry and itchy skin. in 2019 A recent study notes that CBD may be useful in treating some common symptoms of skin conditions, such as dryness and itching. The anti-inflammatory properties of CBD can be especially helpful in reducing potential triggers for eczema, dermatitis, and psoriasis. Because CBD oil can help soothe the skin and reduce irritation, it can be beneficial for people with sensitive skin.
- Aging and wrinkles. in 2017 in a study conducted, highlighting the antioxidant properties of CBD. Oxidative stress can contribute to the aging process. Therefore, CBD’s antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties can help prevent skin aging or help fight wrinkles.
- Infections. Because the hemp plant has antibacterial and antifungal properties, it can be useful in treating skin infections.
How to choose good, high-quality cosmetics with CBD?
- Cosmetic products must be certified and registered in the Cosmetic Product Certification Portal (CPNP). This proves that the cosmetics are safe to use, tested in the laboratory and confirmed to be beneficial to humans.
- Contains less than 0.2% THC. This is the maximum allowed rate in Lithuania and most EU countries.
- The price of products should not be surprisingly low. As a rule, cosmetics with CBD are slightly more expensive than normal ones.
What CBD cosmetics are available online?
- Hand cream
- Facial cream
- Body oil
- Haircare products
- Face and body scrubs
- Day and night creams
- Lip balms
- Serums and lotions
Studies confirming the information:
- Cannabidiol exerts sebostatic and antiinflammatory effects on human sebocytes
- Cannabinoid Signaling in the Skin: Therapeutic Potential of the “C(ut)annabinoid” System
- An Update on Safety and Side Effects of Cannabidiol: A Review of Clinical Data and Relevant Animal Studies
- Cannabis sativa: The Plant of the Thousand and One Molecules
- Plants used to treat skin diseases