CBD: A guide to navigating the power ingredient

What is CBD?

CBD is a naturally occurring compound found in the cannabis plant. Hemp is a type of cannabis and is particularly rich in CBD. CBD is the compound within the plan that doesn’t get you high, it simply has great benefits for your skin that we’ll delve further into, just stick around.

What effects does CBD have on my skin? 

CBD is a powerful addition to your skincare routine, as it’s naturally derived and causes little to no skin irritation. This means CBD is suitable for a wide range of skin types. Not only is CBD suitable across most skin types, it has lots of benefits such as being super hydrating and works to regulate oil production in your skin. CBD is the dream ingredient when mixed with our other active hero ingredients in our products. 

How often should I use CBD on my skin? 

CBD is suitable for use on your skin everyday, however, it will differ between products. For example our CBD Duvet Days Body Butter is advised for application every day, whereas our CBD No Filter Retinol is advised to use once a week due to the other ingredients included. CBD works as any other skincare ingredient would, consistent use is the trick for the best results. 

Date: 25 November 2021

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