Hemp has been harvested for hundreds of years for food, fuel, and medicine, its uncommon history includes lots of controversies, confusion, and misunderstandings around the world. Even today this herb is being misunderstood by many people. This blog will help you uncover the facts hidden behind this ingredient that can be a way to your natural healthy skin.
In one way or another, we all have heard about hemp seed oil and its effects on skin and hair. Hemp seed oil is a super ingredient purely extracted from hemp seeds and does not exceed more than 0.3 percent of THC (tetrahydrocannabinol). Fatty acids, nutrients, and minerals are naturally present in this ingredient making it so rich that it can suit almost every skin type whether it’s oily, dry, or a combination.
What exactly makes it so good for the skin?
Omega Acids: Hemp seed oil contains omega 3, 6, and 9 in sufficient amounts which helps in repairing the skin barrier and helps in locking moisture.
Apart from these healthy fatty acids, it has cannabinoids essence, terpenoids, flavonoids, linoleic acid, oleic acid, and palmitic acid. All of these compounds have their benefits.
Benefits of Hemp Seed Oil on skin:
ACNE AND ACNE SCARS:
Compounds present in Hemp help in balancing sebum production. In addition, they are anti-inflammatory and antimicrobial. These properties collectively help in improving acne conditions.
Hemp oil controls the oil production balancing the skin’s natural moisture. It doesn’t clog pores which makes this ingredient non-comedogenic, and suitable for all skin types.
SKIN INFLAMMATION :
Omega 6 present in hemp seed oil helps in encouraging the growth of new cells and has great anti-inflammatory properties. Suits well on open wounds of pimples or cuts.
This can help in calming skin irritation caused by acne and some conditions like psoriasis.
Hemp seed oil is a humectant that keeps your face hydrated and moisturized resulting younger looking skin. It also helps in reducing the visibility of the fine lines.
Usage of Hemp Seed Oil:
It has been used in soaps, face cleansers, shampoos, balms, face oils, moisturizers, serums, etc.
MIEL NATURAL has built an amazing face cleanser that has Hemp as one of the key ingredients. It not only cleanses your face deeply without damaging it, removes dead skin, and brightens your face but also leaves it hydrated and soft after every wash. The name of this amazing face cleanser is Hokkaido Matcha Cleanser. Try it to experience the immense benefits of Hemp and Matcha present in it.