Unlock the secrets to timeless beauty and discover how harnessing the power of Omega fatty acids, antioxidants, and natural soothing properties can help you achieve and maintain youthful, radiant skin. 

Hemp Skincare for Youthful Skin

Hemp skincare holds the key to youthful skin with its Omega fatty acids and antioxidants that can help to promote cell regeneration, combat free radicals, and reduce inflammation. These properties work harmoniously to enhance elasticity, firmness, and overall radiance, making hemp-infused products a natural and practical choice for maintaining a youthful complexion.

Nourishing Properties of Hemp

Hemp boasts vital nutrients and Omega fatty acids that deeply nourish the skin. These components aid in cell rejuvenation, combating signs of aging. The skin's lipid barrier is fortified, enhancing elasticity and firmness, resulting in a naturally youthful and vibrant complexion.

Antioxidant Effects of Hemp

Abundant in antioxidants, Hemp shields the skin from free radical damage, a primary cause of premature aging. These protective compounds neutralise harmful molecules, reducing wrinkles and fine lines. By countering oxidative stress, Hemp fosters a more youthful complexion, underscoring its role as a potent natural anti-aging ingredient in skincare.

Key Ingredients in Hemp Skincare Products

There are many fantastic anti-ageing ingredients used in skincare today. However, some specific ingredients that are often included in hemp-based skincare formulations include:

  1. Ceramides: These lipid molecules mimic the skin's natural barrier, sealing in moisture and preventing water loss. 
  2. Amino Acids: Building blocks of proteins, amino acids aid in collagen synthesis and repair, maintaining skin's elasticity and suppleness. 
  3. Vitamin B: Vitamin B3 (niacinamide) regulates sebum production, minimises pore appearance, and reduces inflammation. It is found in hemp products and contributes to a balanced and clear complexion.
  4. Peptides: These protein fragments in hemp skincare products signal the skin to produce more collagen, helping to reduce fine lines and wrinkles, resulting in smoother, more youthful skin.
  5. Antioxidants: Hemp-derived antioxidants, such as Vitamin E and flavonoids, combat free radicals, preserving skin's youthfulness by preventing premature aging and promoting radiance.
  6. Fatty Acids: Omega-3 and Omega-6 fatty acids in hemp skincare products maintain the skin's lipid barrier, improving hydration and flexibility.

Hemp Seed Oil

First and foremost, Hemp seed oil is abundant in Omega fatty acids, antioxidants, and vitamins, which deeply nourish and rejuvenate the skin. The oil's moisturising properties enhance firmness and elasticity, while antioxidants combat free radicals, reducing signs of aging. This potent blend of hemp seed oil contributes to a youthful, radiant complexion.

CBD (Cannabidiol)

CBD's anti-inflammatory properties can soothe skin by reducing redness and irritation. CBD promotes a calmer complexion by targeting inflammation, contributing to a youthful look. Its potential to alleviate skin stressors makes it an appealing ingredient in skincare routines aimed at maintaining a balanced and youthful appearance.

How to Incorporate Hemp Skincare into Your Routine

Incorporating hemp skincare into your routine can be an easy transition. Begin slowly by trying a hemp-based product, such as a cleanser like the Lipid Complex, and use this daily. If you enjoy the product and like the results, you can start seeing what other areas of your routine a hemp-based product may be suitable.

Cleansing and Exfoliating with Hemp Skincare

Start with a gentle cleanser like the Lipid Complex to remove dirt and impurities to cleanse and exfoliate effectively. Massage in circular motions, then rinse. Use a chemical exfoliating product once or twice a week, and apply it all over your face to remove dead skin cells. Always follow with a moisturiser to maintain skin balance and hydration.

Moisturising and Nourishing with Hemp Skincare

Maintain a youthful glow by applying a moisturiser containing ingredients like hyaluronic acid and peptides for deep nourishment. Sunscreen in the morning is also essential as it shields from UV damage. At night, use a more decadent cream to support skin repair. Consistent use of these products ensures a radiant and youthful complexion.

Common Concerns and Misconceptions about Hemp Skincare

Some common concerns surrounding hemp skincare include the misunderstanding that the products contain a psychoactive THC component, leading to fears of a 'high'. This is incorrect, as no hemp skincare products contain THC and do not cause intoxication. Another common concern when using oils such as Hemp Seed oil is if the person has oily skin. However, hemp seed oil's ability to help balance oil products will benefit all skin types, including people with acne or oily skin. 

Will Hemp Skincare Products Get You High?

Hemp and marijuana are both cannabis plants but differ in THC content. Marijuana has higher THC levels, causing psychoactive effects. Hemp contains minimal THC, not enough to induce intoxication. Hemp skincare products use non-psychoactive extracts like hemp seed oil, which deliver beneficial nutrients and compounds without the "high." They're safe and legal, offering skincare benefits without any psychoactive concerns.

Is Hemp Skincare Suitable for All Skin Types?

Hemp skincare's versatility is remarkable – its balanced nutrient profile caters to all skin types. For oily skin, it regulates oil production; dry skin benefits from deep hydration. Anti-inflammatory properties soothe sensitive skin, while antioxidants combat aging. Hemp's gentle nature ensures compatibility, offering benefits across diverse skin types without adverse reactions.

Real-Life Testimonials: Experiences with Hemp Skincare

Vela Days receives a lot of feedback from customers regarding their Hemp Skincare range; many of our reviews include things such as, "After years of oily skin, I was hesitant to try hemp-based oil. Surprisingly, it balanced my skin's oil production, and now my complexion feels nourished and youthful." - Mark, 29.

Hemp Skincare Journey: A Personal Experience

Vela Days have helped many people with skin struggles such as eczema and Psoriasis who were otherwise unable to use active skincare. After using the Active Compound for two months, Sarah said, "I struggled with sensitive skin and signs of aging. The Active Compound Serum became my go-to solution. It calmed redness and fine lines, giving my skin a revitalised glow that I had never been able to achieve before."

Celebrity Endorsements and Hemp Skincare

Celebrities everywhere have been recently endorsing Hemp based skincare products as the way of the future. Gwyneth Paltrow dubbed cannabis' 'the hero ingredient of the future' when talking about her favourite skincare ingredients. Olivia Wilde is also a big fan of CBD-based body creams; she uses the cream on her body when it's feeling sore, saying, "The CBD has relaxing benefits, and the idea is to avoid using too many painkillers."