Cannabis has recently become popular as an ingredient in skincare products claiming to be the “curing elixir” for a number of common skin conditions including dry skin and acne.
One of these brands is Carun, which recently released a new skincare range featuring cannabis sativa extract, also known as hemp seed oil, as its main ingredient.
“Active cannabinoids, such as those found in the Carun product range, have shown promise in improving a variety of skin conditions, including acne and eczema,” said Dr. Alexis Granite, a consultant dermatologist at Cadogan Cosmetics, of cannabis extract-based products (via Daily Mail).
“Cannabinoids are powerful antioxidants that may work by reducing inflammation and especially when combined with hydrating oils may help in maintaining the skin’s natural barrier function.”
– Read the entire article at Beauty World News.