Cannabis Beauty

landscape-1469562157-indexIn recent years the beauty industry has been releasing more and more cannabis based beauty products.  The more research that is discovered on the various benefits the more companies produce products.

The plethora of choices vary from facials to lotions, serums, masks, its endless.

The majority of these beauty products cannot get you high, so you cannot get high on your own beauty supply.  However, they are still without a doubt useful in so many ways.

Try some of these on your next beauty crave purchase:

4204Body Shop Hemp Hand Protector, $10, thebodyshop.com is best for dry hands.  It’s infused with community trade hemp seed oil, to help relieve and restore dehydrated skin.

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Amsterdam Genetics, lavendar soap infused with oil amsterdamgenetics.com $9.59.

It’s a refreshing and uplifting blend of essential oils, including Peppermint, Spearmint, Lavender and Cedar wood. Unlike Peppermint, Spearmint does not contain menthol, it is used to heal sore gums and also to whiten teeth, therefore this natural soap, as well as being fabulous for the bath or shower, can also be used as a natural toothpaste. The healing and calming properties of Lavender and Cedar wood balance the stimulating and toning effects of the mints. Therefore, this cold process soap is also good to use as a cleanser for “after-sun” skin, also for skin that is itchy, or congested e.g. acne. Great for an am pick me up.

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Lord Jones, body lotion, lordjonesbrand.com $50.00

Originally devised for use in the founders’ Hollywood wellness practice, Lord Jones High CBD Pain & Wellness Formula Body Lotion combines CBD and THC in a five-to-one ratio to diminish discomfort from pulled muscles, arthritis, and eczema.  It has fresh notes of sage, mint and green citrus.  So much better than the old school Ben Gay ointment smell.

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Little Green Bee, High CBD healing facial serum, $34.00 getsava.com

This light and luscious serum with the healing properties of pure CO2 extracted cannabis oil and blue tansy flowers in a deeply moisturizing base of exotic oils that absorb easily and effortlessly. They use a strain that contains a 1:1 ratio of CBD to THC and a wide range of other cannabinoids including THCA, CBC and CBG for the full spectrum of therapeutic benefit from the whole plant.

More added benefits:

Jojoba which has anti-inflammatory and anti-microbial properties and is suitable for all skin types

Apricot kernel oil which is high in GLA (gamma linoleic acid) and has been said to help firm and tone the skin

Argan which has high levels of vitamin E and has been historically used to heal wounds and brighten the skin

Hazelnut which is hydrating and slightly astringent giving a tightening effect

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