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CBD Health & Wellness

Taking CBD for Hair Loss and Healthier Hair

While the praise for cannabidiol seems to be coming from nearly every industry where it got introduced, the beauty market seems to be among the loudest. Producers of various beauty products can’t get enough of the compound and announce new, CBD takes on their former balms, soaps and makeup cosmetics on a monthly or even weekly basis.

The entire branch of hair related products like shampoo, also has its fair share of „CBD for hair loss” variants available. It shouldn’t come as surprise considering how strong of an effect can cannabidiol have on one’s hair if used regularly.

What Can CBD Do For Healthy Hair

CBD is one of the essential compounds found in cannabis plant. Some people might mistakenly associate it with THC, which also comes from the same plant, but has completely different effects. THC is psychoactive and can cause a “high” to people using it. Meanwhile CBD has no such properties, and works as a powerful anti-inflammatory and anti-pain solution. CBD can be extracted from a plant, so that the final oil has little to no THC. This makes it legal in much more places than THC and entirety of cannabis, and available in so many products.

What Makes It Have So Many Benefits?

Apart from what we stated above, CBD is also rich in protein and amino-acids. In fact it contains every single one out of 21 available in nature. Additionally, there is also a plenty of vitamins available within cannabidiol structures. Vitamin A benefits our vision and takes care of internal organ health. Vitamin C repairs tissues, helps form collagen and makes the immune system stronger. Vitamin E prevents inflammation, acts as an antioxidant and protects from the damage caused by free radicals. Finally: CBD is rich with essential fatty acids.

With so many components related to skin and hair care, it’s not surprising that the compound is popular in cosmetics.

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Stronger Hair and Scalp

With all the collagen production boost, CBD has a neat effect on the strength of the hair themselves. After a week long treatment they feel heavier, healthier and less prone to damages. That’ especially great if your hair gets weak quickly, for example after you color them. Amino acids that reside in CBD help with rebuilding your hair and with regeneration and making them more shiny.

Thanks to anti-inflammatory properties of CBD scalp tissue and hair are also more resistant to hair related skin conditions like dryness and dandruff. 

CBD for Hair Loss

Hair loss is a huge problem for many people, especially after reaching certain age. Our hair get less healthy and likely to fall out, due to some deficiencies and daily stress. CBD hair products are rich in Vitamin E, which is known for its beneficial effects on scalp health, hair longevity and proper moisture. They also stimulate capillaries and enrich the hair with zinc – a mineral that works wonders when it comes to hair growth and the time they stay on your head. 

As for the type of topical products to look for: there’s a plenty of options available. You can get a classic shampoo with a dash of CBD inside or go for more specific products like serums or hair moisturizers, that can work wonders considering how CBD stimulates hydrating your skin. Which will you pick? The choice is yours.

VERDLA doesn’t provide medical advice and our articles shouldn’t be treated as such. The content on VERDLA is created for informational purposes only. More about it here.

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