Using CBD Products for Skincare
With awareness about the benefits of cannabidiol and CBD products for skincare increasing day by day, more companies have started incorporating this plant in their cosmetic products.
Cannabis-infused lotions, serums, balms, creams, soaps, and massage oils are commonly found and used for their vast health and skin benefits. They are often mixed with oils such as coconut oil or olive oil to enhance the effectiveness of CBD additionally sold at distillate direct dispensary.
CBD products do not contain the psychoactive, hallucinogenic compound of Cannabis sativa, tetrahydrocannabinol (THC). Therefore, they only provide the therapeutic effects of cannabidiol.
How are CBD Products Good for Your Skin?
CBD products from distillate direct works by interacting with the dense network of CB1 and CB2 receptors in your epidermis to stimulate the endocannabinoid system. It acts as a regulatory and balancing compound to restore and soothe inflamed and irritated skin.
As a powerful adaptogen, our CBD from distillate direct can help regulate hormones that are released under stress, i.e., cortisol, kinase, etc., to decrease the effects they have on your skin and body.
CBD products can be safely used topically to treat skin conditions such as acne or dryness. Since cannabidiol has anti-microbial and anti-inflammatory properties, it helps treat acne and redness, while preventing breakouts thanks to its ability to decrease sebum production by the skin.
CBD oil contains essential fatty acids, phyto-chemicals, and flavonoids, which makes CBD moisturizers perfect for both dry and oily skin. Moreover, the omega-6 fatty acids and gamma linoleic acids help in treating conditions such as psoriasis, eczema, rosacea, and systemic sclerosis.
CBD products contain vitamins C and E, which neutralize free-radicals and give them their anti-oxidant properties. This is useful in diminishing the signs of aging, such as wrinkles and fine lines. It also promotes wound healing, therefore reducing the appearance of acne scars.
Apart from using CBD products for skincare, cannabidiol has impressive pain-relief properties through topical use, such as in a Topical Roll On. You can find this product, and more, at distillate direct.