Hemp Seed Oil June 9, 2015 13:36 1 Comment
About Hemp seed Oil. Hemp oil is extracted from the hemp plant Cannabis Sativa and is commonly confused with marijuana but the two are different. Hemp seed oil has a minimum of the psychoactive substance THC and the oil has no psychoactive properties and there fore will not get you high or make you fail a drug test.
Hemp, has been around and been used for centuries. Now with a slow-growing acceptance of cannabis in the United States and elsewhere, we are starting to learn the benefits hemp oil has when taken orally or when applied to the skin. Hemp Seed Oil contains Omega 6 and omega 3 fatty acids which are key components in maintaining healthy skin. The linolenic acid present in hemp seed oil has amazing anti-inflammatory properties that work well in the treatment of certain skin conditions such as acne, psoriasis and eczema. Hemp Seed Oil can prevent moisture loss in the skin and help prevent premature aging, and is effective in maintaining moisture balance. We use Hemp Seed Oil in conjunction with other natural oils in all our skin care products.