I was happy to be interviewed by a Vogue writer/editor on the science and marketing of CBD in skin care and cosmetics. Look for it to come out in December!
There is also evidence to suggest that dietary hemp seed oil can raise levels in the epidermis and make eczematous skin look more like the fatty acid profile found in ‘normal’ skin. In 2005, Dr. J. Callaway, published a study done in Finland in the Journal of Dermatological Treatment documenting the treatment of eczema using hemp seed […]
Hemp seed oil itself has had some success with the symptoms of eczema. As these conditions are characterized by overly dry skin, hemp seed oil can moisturize the skin while avoiding further irritation. In eczema, dry skin occurs due to excessive transepidermal water loss, as persistent inflammation compromises the skin’s ability to act as a […]
There are now about 130 cannabinoids which have been discovered! Amazing! CBD is only one of many, but it is the predominant cannabinoid that we have discovered as of today. We are at the forefront of a whole new science, biochemistry, and industry and dermatology has it’s part too!
CBD or Cannabidiol extracts, which are produced directly from marijuana flowers, are up to 15 percent CBD (or 150,000 ppm). CBD extracts can be produced indirectly from hemp manufacture as a by-product of the flowers and leaves that are mixed in with the stalks during hemp stalk processing for fiber. This has been done mostly […]