The many benefits of Hemp Seed Oil
By applying hemp seed oil to your face it will dissolve the sebum plugs that form in your pores and will decrease the look of fine lines and wrinkles. Hemp seed oil will not only cleanse your pores of dirt and bacteria, but it will help your skin to produce more of it’s natural oils to balance your body. Here’s how you can use it as part of your beauty regime…
Moisturizes your skin
Hemp seed oil can not only unclog pores but it serves as a moisturiser for people who suffer from dry skin. It contains anti-inflammatory properties that will help get rid of redness and irritation as well as helping to heal damaged cracked and dry skin. Hemp oil penetrates directly into the skin by giving essential fatty acids and antioxidants to a deeper layer of the skin while rejuvenating and restoring the skin.
Heals skin rashes and inflammation
Skin rashes cracked skin and inflammation on the face can be caused by circumstances such as weather conditions. If it’s too hot or too cold, the skin needs to be protected and cleaned. What better protection than Hemp seed oil which has been proven to moisturise the skin and decrease skin itching. For people who suffer from skin conditions, you should avoid the following: alcohol, wheat, dairy and white sugar. Hemp seed oil can also help protect the skin and aid in repairing and healing of skin as it increases skin elasticity.
What is it?
It’s a great source of nutrients that is used in some cultures as a natural remedy. The plant is weather resistant and can be grown in many climates. Cultivated hemp seed oil is used for many body care products. Manufactured Hemp seed oil is mainly used for paints, lubricants, fuel, ink and plastics. Hemp seed has also made its way into products like shampoos, detergents, and soaps. The oil in the hemp seed is what gives it the nutritional value with omega 3 essential fatty acids and Omega 6 which helps keep the body at a balanced level. Hemp seed oil is acquired by compressing the hemp seeds. Coarse hemp oil is dark or clear light green colour and the darker the colour on the hemp is the more flavour it has.
Is Hemp that amazing?
Hemp seed oil is a great organic and all natural oil that has many uses and benefits, which people outside of Australia use for cooking to make delicious dressing and recipes. Some of the minerals and vitamins that Hemp seed oil holds are Vitamin B9, Vitamin B 2, Vitamin B1, Vitamin B3, Vitamin B6, Vitamin E, Magnesium, Phosphorus, Iron, Copper, Potassium, Zinc, Omega 3 and Omega 6. Hemp seed oil and Hemp seeds are also a good source of protein, vitamin E and minerals (phosphorus, sodium, magnesium, sulphur, calcium and iron. It can decrease the chances of you getting a heart disease and helps reduce symptoms of menopause and PMS. Overall hemp is an incredible superfood full of vitamins and nutrients.
- Just remember in Australia unlike other countries we recommend you only use our hemp products for external use, feed hemp to animals and in cosmetics, as it’s not fit for human consumption!