CBD oil beauty and skincare products wowing on the high street
Cannabidiol, more commonly know as CBD oil, has been growing in popularity recently, despite this most are still unsure about what exactly it is.
CBD is a chemical compound from the Cannabis sativa plant and is used in products such as oils and edibles to impart feelings of relaxation and calm.
It can be found in various aspects of beauty and skincare and is widely popular amongst celebrities including Kim Kardashian, who recently revealed on her Instagram stories that she’s “obsessed with CBD everything.”
The 38 year old Keeping Up With The Kardashians star even threw a CBD-themed baby shower ahead of the birth of Psalm.
Jennifer Aniston is also of a fan of the product, telling US Weekly, “CBD helps with pain, stress, and anxiety.”
CBD benefits in beauty and skincare
Bridget O’Keeffe, make-up artist and founder of Blush + Blow, an award winning beauty bar, told OK! Online: “CBD is on the one of the most talked about components of skincare and wellness products at the moment.”
She added: “CBD is a known pain killer and anti-inflammatory agent meaning that it is great for anti-ageing as well as detoxing our skin.”
Here’s a look at some of the best CBD products on the high street:
Superdrug Skin Republic CBD Oil face sheet mask 25ML, £3.65
Superdrug’s CBD oil face sheet is infused with pure CBD oil, which helps to soothe stressed out skin and relieve redness, irritation and sensitivity.
The product can be found online and in store for £3.65
Me+ CBD oil booster, £9.99
Found in Superdrug, the Me+ CBD oil booster is a lightweight oil from the store’s own lineup of skincare boosters. It’s a great way to introduce new ingredients into your skincare routine and costs £9.99.
Ambience CBD infused lip balm, £6.99
This Ambience CBD-infused lip balm will solve the problem of cracked lips over the colder months, soothing and softening through the use of cannabidiol.
One satisfied customer wrote: “The texture of the balm is wonderful and not gooey like other lip balls I've purchased before . It's made my lips feel smooth and moisturised.”
The balm can be found online at Holland & Barrett for £6.99
CBD Night cream, £15
Also from Holland & Barrett is a CBD night cream, which is perfect for before bedtime. The cream blends CBD, hemp seed oils and shea butter in order to nourish your skin whilst you snooze.
The CBD night cream can be found at Holland & Barrett for £15.
Milk Makeup Kush fiber brow gel, £15
Milk makeup has added CBD to one of its brow gels and the product is a dab hand at setting the brow hairs in place whilst offering them hydration at the same time.
You can find the gel on the Milk Makeup website for £15
Ambience CBD muscle balm, £13
The Ambience CBD muscle balm invigorates, soothes and relieves tense and tired muscles.
It can be found online and in store at Boots for £13.