Hemp seed oil, or simply hemp oil, is the type of substance that can be extracted from a specie of cannabis plant and does not contain any triggers for psychoactive stimulus. The process in which hemp oil is derived is through cold pressing the seeds until the oil comes out. Unrefined seed oil from hemp is usually dark green to light green in color and often described as nutty when it comes to flavor. Use of this is not only limited to human consumption but there are also those who use it on their pets like cats and dogs.
Application of Hemp Oil in Consumer Products
Through the medical advances that we have today, more and more companies has decided that using hemp oil in a number of products to be beneficial and has a wide market because it can be delivered in different forms. This hemp oil with cbd can be administered or applied topically, can be consumed as a pill or powder, or smoked through vaporization—which is the fastest why for the oil to take effect on the body. When it is applied topically, it is commonly for the purpose of relieving pain in particular areas of the individual or to reduce inflammation. This is also used in food supplements because of its high fatty acid content thus making it safer than taking in fish oil which has been known to have traces of mercury in it.
Cosmetic application for this oil is commonly found in shampoos, lotions, gels, and conditioners because it helps retain moisture in hair follicles and skin. It is highly recommended for those who suffer from acne and has been known to help treat a number of skin conditions that involve itchiness or irritation. This oil is also used in some anti-aging products because of it contains anti-oxidants and has anti-inflammatory properties thus making the skin look healthier and younger.