The Uncommonly Known Benefits of Using Beauty Products with Hemp
Hemp is a substance or weed derived from the plant Cannabis sativa and used in the production of food, personal care products, as well as plastic or construction materials.
It is called to be a plant of great economic importance being a weed in growth yet provides many significant uses and contribution to the economic side of production. Even though they all come from the same plant source, the cannabis is high in medicinal terpenes and flavonoids, thus, used for medicinal purposes and marijuana is mostly high in THC that contributes to its psychoactive effects, hemp contains less of these components that it does not qualify to any of those effects or uses in between.
Hemp is rich in protein, healthy fats and minerals thus it has excellent nutritional value that boosts health and increases immunity.
Being rich in vitamin E, beauty products that are manufactured and contained hemp is great if used as a beauty treatment because it has been found to show great effects, especially to the skin. Hemp seeds are nutritious and are an excellent source of nutrition as it a very good source of vitamin E and minerals such as phosphorus, potassium, sodium, magnesium, sulfur, calcium, iron and zinc. Hemp seeds are technically a nut, being a great source too of arginine and gamma-linolenic acid, eating it may reduce the risk of heart disease.
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. The optimal range of omega fatty acids in hemp seeds and oil that are essential to the body in order to have good effects in the immune responses is a good source to improve the condition of skin disorders.
Another significant health benefit of beauty products that contain hemp is that it may reduce symptoms of premenstrual symptoms or menopause as it helps in regulating the hormonal imbalances and inflammation associated with menopause – which makes you look even younger. Breast pain and tenderness, depression, irritability and fluid retention associated with PMS, are also reduced by regular use of beauty products that contain hemp, thanks to Gamma-linolenic acid or GLA.
As of the the recent studies, hemp will soon be classified as agricultural crop and no longer as a narcotic compound as its benefits are continuously made popular and its excellent nutritional value is being evaluated.
Generally speaking, beauty products that contain hemp are actually healthy aside from it being effective in making you look young and healthy, and might be even considered as a superfood because of its health benefits, nonetheless, from where it came from, it is still under the law being controlled and monitored and still subject to approval as to how it is used and manufactured.