The Benefits Of Using Hemp Soap
We're not at all surprised by the popularity of hemp beauty products. Hemp seed oil has been used for centuries to treat a variety of skin conditions including eczema psoriasis, and acne, just to mention a few.
Now, if you're someone who's never tried any hemp skincare product before, we recommend starting with hemp soap. It's a good way to experience all the benefits of hemp, without necessarily changing your beauty routine. Plus, you could pair it with hemp shampoo and conditioner for a complete hemp cleansing ritual.
Not convinced? How about a roundup of hemp soap's benefits? Fair warning though, once you've tried a quality hemp bath soap, you'll never want to go back. Back to your old bar soap, that is.
That said, here are the top benefits of hemp oil soap.
Hemp Soap Benefits
It's highly moisturizing.
Unlike antibacterial soaps, hemp bath soap doesn't contain triclosan, which dries out the skin. You can even use it on your face and you won't experience that uncomfortable, tight feeling after cleansing. This is because soaps infused with hemp oil do not strip the skin of its natural oils.
It's a gentle cleanser that leaves your skin smooth and glowing.
You can use it for shaving.
Yes, shaving. As we've said before, instead of buying shaving gels or shaving creams, you can save a lot of money by using natural hemp bath soap. Not only does it give a better shave it also makes your razors last longer.
The trick is to use a good shaving brush. That way you can create a thick lather. Of course, you need to use a quality hemp bath soap to make sure it provides enough lubrication and protection during shaving.
It's loaded with the good stuff.
And by good stuff, we mean essential fatty acids or EFAs.
Why is that important?
If you're suffering from skin woes such as eczema or rosacea, hemp soap's fatty acid content can help. This is because it provides anti-inflammatory properties that help soothe or calm irritated skin. The acids can also help with breakouts by reducing redness and swelling.
Everybody can use it.
Oily, dry, or combination - whatever your skin type is, you can use hemp soap. That's because it's fatty acid profile mimics that of our skin. It's also a wonderful anti-aging product, capable of slowing down oxidation caused by free radicals.
Now, if you've got young ones in the house, there's no need to purchase another soap for them. It's safe enough to be used by kids and no, it won't get them high.
It's great for sunburns.
Aside from having an SPF of 6, hemp seed oil can soothe sunburns. But we're talking about hemp bath soap here, so let us tell you how it works for that.
If you've ever had a sunburn, you know how that first shower could be painful. Instead of using a harsh soap, hemp bath soap will not aggravate the burn and can actually help your skin heal faster.
Hemp bath soaps don't just cleanse the body. They're great for locking in moisture and providing relief for skin issues like eczema and rosacea. You can also use hemp bath soap for shaving and soothing sunburns.
Best of all, everyone can use hemp soaps. It doesn't matter if you have oily, dry, or combination skin. Hemp bath soap is loaded with EFAs that will keep your skin healthy and glowing.