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The therapeutic effects of cannabidiol (CBD) like its anti-inflammatory effect make it an ideal ingredient to be included in skincare products. Due to this reason, skincare product manufacturers are using it as the active ingredient in creams and ointments. Not only that, but you can also use cannabidiol products like CBD oil in DIY formulations for various health and wellness purposes. We will introduce you to DIY CBD face masks for skincare; read on to know more about them.
CBD For Skincare
The anti-inflammatory effect of CBD oil along with its moisturizing and antioxidant effects makes it useful for treating the symptoms of various skin ailments. For instance, CBD ointments are useful for managing flare-ups due to psoriasis and eczema. Likewise, it reduces the inflammation due to acne and prevents it on regular use. This is because cannabidiol helps to regulate the secretion of the sebaceous gland. Also, its antioxidant property promotes skin regeneration and thereby helps to maintain skin health. Finally, using CBD topical regularly is known to slow down skin aging.
Related: Click here for a comprehensive guide on CBD skincare and how cannabidiol could benefit you.
DIY CBD Face Masks For Healthy Skin
Listed below are CBD face masks for different skincare purposes, and all the ingredients for making them are easily available.
CBD Face Mask For Irritated Skin:
If you are stressed out, it will be reflected on your skin, and this face mask will soothe your skin.
- 1 teaspoon honey
- ¼ ripe avocado
- 1 teaspoon coconut oil
- 5 to 10 drops of CBD oil
The high-fat content of the oils and avocado when combined with the skincare effect of honey gives enhanced soothing for irritated skin.
CBD Face Mask For Moisturizing And Hydration
Oats used in this DIY face mask removes dead skin cells, and it is useful for soothing dry skin.
- ½ avocado
- Handful of oats
- 1 tablespoon of honey
- 5 tom10 drops of CBD oil
CBD Face Mask For Uneven Skin Texture And Tone
Yogurt and turmeric used in this DIY face mask help to treat uneven skin tone and brighten the skin.
- 1 tablespoon natural plain yogurt
- 1 tablespoon turmeric
- 1 tablespoon honey
- 5 to 10 drops of CBD oil
Applying The CBD Face Mask
Mix up the ingredients of the face mask of your choice and apply it to the face. Wait for 20 minutes so that the nutrients are absorbed into the skin. After this, wash off the mask, and pat dry with a towel. If required, you can apply moisturizing cream or lotion to keep the skin hydrated.
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We hope that the details shared above about DIY CBD face masks were of use to you and will help in your skincare regimen.
*Always consult your dermatologist or a skincare professional if you are suffering from a condition before trying a new skincare regimine.*