Eczema can be a very painful skin condition but fortunately there’s a new oil on the market thank people having been praising.
CBD oil has become very popular with people for various reasons.
Some take it orally as a way to help relieve anxiety and other stresses, while others apply it on their skin for muscle pain relief.
However, it can also been rubbed on the skin to help battle skin conditions such as eczema and psoriasis.
One mother has highly praised the oil and said that it completely cured her daughter’s eczema.
According to the Daily Mail, Tanya Dyer suffered from eczema since she was a year old.
At first, it affected only the skin behind her knees and could be controlled with emollient creams.
However, when she was 11 her eczema suddenly worsened, eventually spreading over her whole body.
Despite potent steroid creams and frequent bandaging, her condition did not improve.
“For years, Tanya suffered the most terrible problems. She would be so uncomfortable, itching and scratching all the time,” says her mother, Audrey from South London.
“I would bandage her every day, even in the summer, but nothing helped. In the end, I gave up taking her to the hospital.”
In the end, Tanya met with a herbalist who told her about hemp seed oil, also known as CBD oil.
Because the essential fatty acids in it act as an internal moisturiser for the skin, they can help combat the dryness and cracking of eczema and calm inflammation.
At the beginning, Tanya took a teaspoon of hemp oil three times a day. She also used a skin cream based on hemp oil every day.
After a little while, she began to see her condition improve over time and her mother was delighted.
Audrey said: “Over several weeks, Tanya’s skin, which had been flaky and leathery, started to smooth out.”
CBD is one of many compounds, known as cannabinoids, that are found in the cannabis plant. Researchers have been looking at the potential therapeutic uses of CBD.
Oils that contain concentrations of CBD are known as CBD oils. The concentration and uses of different oils vary.
Most of the CBD used medicinally is found in the least processed form of the cannabis plant, known as hemp.
Hemp and marijuana come from the same plant, cannabis sativa, but they are very different.
No it does not, CBD is not psychoactive. This means that it does not change the state of mind of the person who uses it.
However, it does appear to produce significant changes in the body and has been found to have medical benefits.
Over the years, marijuana farmers in places marijuana is legal have selectively bred their plants to be very high in THC and other compounds that interested them, either for a smell or an effect they had on the plant’s flowers.
On the other hand, hemp farmers have not tended to modify the plant. It is these hemp plants that are used to create CBD oil.