December 2, 2023

Cool Rabbits

Healthcare Enthusiast

Uses and Benefits of CBD Oils

A beautiful skin grows from the inside. A truly inside-out look is possible when you use oils that penetrate deep into your skin to extract the hidden beauty and project it outside. CBD-based products such as cannabichromene oil are highly effective for nourishing your skin.

Cannabidiol, abbreviated as CBD, is one of the most active ingredients in marijuana (cannabis). Medical marijuana is extracted directly from a cousin of marijuana called the hemp plant. 

Uses of CBD

Some of the benefits of CBD include reduction of inflammation, pain relief, help with the growth of bone cells, anti-convulsive, and anti-anxiety. It also has sedative effects, relieves arthritis pain, and helps with migraines, and PTSD (post-traumatic stress disorder). Other conditions that cannabidiol  (CBD) can help with are cancer, MS (multiple sclerosis), asthma or allergies, Alzheimer’s, lung conditions, and Parkinson’s disease. It has also been reported to help with seizures and epilepsy conditions.

Does CBD Benefit your Skin?

While the evidence is inconclusive, various studies suggest that CBD can help with various skin conditions. These include acne, the most common condition among people. Once applied to the skin of acne, it removes the appearance of scars. It can also work on dry, itchy skin to soothe it and reduce irritation. CBD reduces the triggers of psoriasis, dermatitis, and eczema.

Other skin conditions that CBD alleviates include treating skin infections and slowing down the aging process, courtesy of CBD’s antioxidant properties.

Are CBD Products Safe?

Generally, CBD products are safe to use. However, they carry a couple of risks that are always well-tolerated. Side effects of CBD products include poor appetite, diarrhea, fatigue, drowsiness, and a dry mouth. It can also interact with other medications such as blood thinners, in which case you should consult your doctor before taking CBD products. Other issues have to do with the dosage and purity. It’s critical that the right dosage and the correct purity of CBD products be used for maximum benefits.

These concerns aside, the benefits accruing from CBD products, such as cannabichromene oil, far outweigh the side effects. In any case, these are both manageable and tolerable. It is, however, wise to first consult your doctor before using products that contain CBD, especially if you are on other medications such as blood thinners.