Nowadays, people are very conscious about climate change and how our ways affect our environment but at the same time satisfy our needs. People are now putting emphasis on the importance of a balanced human needs to that of the effects of our environment, and one of the ways is to consider the use of green products like hemp that will lessen the negative impact on our environment.
Dating more than 1000 years at the same period as pottery, hemp is said to be among the oldest industries on the planet. Very low in THC or cannabinoids, hemp is cannabis grown and is intended for industrial use. Among the many uses of hemp that different industries all over the world are using are in clothing, cosmetics, paper, textiles, building materials, food, medicine, paint, detergent, varnish, oil, ink and fuel.
Different kinds of benefits can be attributed in using hemp oil for instance because of the omega 3 and 6 that can be absorbed straight into our skin. As proven in studies, hemp oil assists our body to naturally heal because of the rich essential fatty acids and nutrients that it contains. Hemp oil has then become very popular in the cosmetics and body care industries because of its ability to restore and moisten the skin. Read more about hemp seeds vs hemp oil here.
For example in the UK, natural cosmetic products using hemp as their ingredients are increasingly among the best sellers.
One product using hemp is hand protector which is safe and non-intoxicating to use into our skin, and is placed in a very stylish tube. It is experienced by users that even the most dry hands have positive and visible effects within hours after use of this hand protector proving to be an intense therapy for skin that has less moisture. Watch this video at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vZvFE53JzDk and know more about hemp oil.
Another product using hemp is body butter, which because of the content of hemp which are fatty acids, the dead cells on our skin are replaced with good cells that help lock in the moisture of our skin. The shea butter and cocoa butter contents of this hemp product prove to be an excellent ingredient to smooth skin, plus it helps in fading out faster stretch marks and scars.
A very helpful and soothing product in any season is the hemp shampoo and conditioner, which contains beeswax and hemp seed oil of which the balm is said to sooth and give moisture to your very dry skin. Unlike other lip balms that stay on the rim of your cup, this hemp product gives protection to your lip even as your drink your coffee especially if you apply it two times a day.