Many people are very fond of using beauty products like body oils and lotions that are manufactured by leading companies. But because these products are quite expensive, not all people are able to enjoy them. But the good news for other people who want to try skin care products is that there are alternatives that even provide better benefits. Hemp oil’s benefits compared to other products are better and more effective in achieving optimum health condition.
A hemp oil is produced after pressing hemp seeds. This oil is known to be rich in several nutrients needed by the body, some of these are the Omega 6 and Omega 3, amino acids, and other essential fatty acids. According to World Health Organization (WHO), these acids are needed by the body for optimal health.
Although the oil is believed to provide a lot of benefits, other people are still hesitant about it. Because it contains tetrahydrocannabinol, people think it is not as healthy as it appears. But according to companies that manufacture hemp oil, only the seed contains this element; therefore, these elements are removed during the process of pressing the seeds to extract the oil.
In other countries, hemp seeds are not used to produce food, and are not recommended for human consumption. However, they can be used to produce skin care or industrial products. For skin care products made of hemp seeds, there are many positive benefits that can be expected.
Hemp oil has several properties that make it one of the best products when it comes to skin care:
· Gentle for anyone.
People have different skin types, which is why it’s very important to use a product that won’t trigger allergic reactions. Hemp oil is ideal for different types of skin.
· It’s an anti-inflammatory product.
People suffering from skin irritation, redness, rashes and other skin issues can safely use the oil as it alleviates these symptoms. Also, people who have eczema, acne, psoriasis, and dermatitis can safely use this oil. It’s very safe for the skin.
· It contains moisturizers.
Hemp oil contains essential fatty acids, which make it effective to act as a moisturizer. This could very well help people who have oily and dry skin. Unlike the greasy feeling brought by other body oils or lotions, hemp oil makes the skin moisturized all day without getting the pores clogged.
· It’s perfect for hair care.
A lot of conditioners and shampoos today contain hemp oil. Since it contains a good amount of conditioning nutrients, it’s perfect for making the hair stronger and thicker.
Besides skin care benefits, the oil can also be used to reduce swelling and pain caused by osteoporosis and arthritis. Furthermore, it helps in relieving premenstrual stress, absorbing calcium, and acts as an ordinary sunblock.