The Great Health Benefits Of Regularly Using Beauty Products with Hemp
Coming from the plant Cannabis sativa, the same source as that of marijuana, hemp is a weed that is used in the production of food, personal care products, as well as plastic or construction materials.
Despite being a weed, in essence, it is called to be a plant of great economic importance in the sense that it provides many significant uses especially in the industry. Cannabis is utilized for medical purposes because of medicinal terpenes and flavonoids and marijuana is known for its psychoactive effects due to its THC, however, hemp contains less of these components that the cannabis and marijuana have that it does not qualify for either purpose or use like those two.
However, it does have excellent nutritional value according to studies that may boost health contributed to the rich protein, healthy fats, and minerals that it contains.
Hemp seeds are rich in vitamin E that is said to have very positive effects to the skin if used as a beauty treatment. Hemp seeds are rich in healthy fats and essential fatty acids and contains high amounts of vitamin E, sulfur, calcium, iron and zinc and many more, making it nutritious. Technically, hemp seeds are nuts and it is also a great source of arginine and gamma-linolenic acid that is best in reducing the risk of heart diseases when consumed.
So aside from the benefits of using it as a beauty treatment, you can use a bit under your eyes and even eyelids as a means to replace the effects of wrinkle cream, but better. Due to its optimal range of omega fatty acids that are essential to have good effects in the immune responses in the body.
Beauty products that contain hemp are also known to aid in the reduction of symptoms from premenstrual symptoms and regulates the hormonal imbalances and inflammation associated with menopause – which then makes you look younger over time. The Gamma-linolenic acid or GLA that is present in some beauty products that contain hemp reduce breast pain and tenderness, depression, irritability and fluid retention associated with PMS.
As the studies and researches continue with the legalities of the uses of the extracts of Cannabis sativa plant, hemp will soon be classified as an agricultural crop and not as a narcotic with its benefits being made more known to the public.
All in all, the use of beauty products that contain hemp are basically healthy and might be even considered as a superfood due to its health benefits. nonetheless, it is still being controlled and monitored since it can still be used in a differently.