Hemp Seed Oil for Skincare

Perfectly legal everywhere, this super-rich oil contains essential omega fatty acids and proteins. The distinctive deep green color is a result of the chlorophyll which is naturally present in the hemp seeds.

Hemp seed oil helps your skin maintain balance, because of its ability to act as a barrier that prevents loss of moisture. Since it is rich in essential fatty acids, like gamma linolenic acid, it is wonderful for chronic dry skin issues such as eczema and psoriasis.

It has a pleasant nutty smell and absorbs well into the skin. The oil is added to many body care products In hair care products, hemp seed oil increases manageability and shine. If you’re worried about any psychoactive compounds, such as tetrahydroconnabinol (THC), these should be removed by the manufacturing process, but you can also opt for another super-emollient oil such as sweet almond oil.

Best Uses:

  • Spot Application for Irritations, Blemishes, and Pimples

  • Face Oil for Acne-Prone Skin

  • Oil Cleanser for Acne-Prone Skin

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These statements have not been evaluated by the Food & Drug Administration. The benefits of skincare oils will vary greatly depending on the quality of the oil.