Updated: Nov 2, 2022
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Hemp for Hair Growth
(The study below about Hemp is between 10 separate patients with atopic dermatitis)
Out of two main cannabis plants, sativa is the best for hair growth. More specifically hemp is
AMAZING. Hemp is deprived only from the sativa family and is non-psychoactive. It is grown mainly for industrial purposes but is not limited to them. Hemp products have tons of benefits for your hair and hair growth as well.
Moisturizes the Scalp and Hair: Hemp oil is known for its moisturizing properties. It injects moisture into the hair and scalp while creating a barrier to reduce water loss. It is also easily absorbed so it doesn't leave behind a sticky residue like some other hair products.
Stimulates Hair Growth: Hemp oil is rich in omega-3, omega-6, and omega-9 fatty acids all of which can be beneficial in stimulating growth. It also supplies a protein which makes up 90% of hair follicles to promote growth and improve blood circulation in the scalp and ensuring hair follicles are nourished.
Strengthens Hair: The moisturizer hemp supplies help strengthen hair making it less prone to breakage. It also helps hair keep its natural texture and makes the scalp livelier and better able to support hair.
CBD and Hair
(Studies below are conducted from the National Center for biotechnology information or NCBI)
I think we all know the benefits that CBD brings to our body regarding the (ECS). From anxiety to even slowing certain specific cell growth it's awesome, New research is being conducted to see if CBD is beneficial in prolonged instances with hair growth. Here's what we know for a fact about CBD in the hair growth category.
Supplies Protein: CBD holds all 21 known amino acids which are the building blocks of proteins. Its high amino acid content allows hair to build up collagen and elastin, both of which are essential to hair growth. It also strengthens hair, making it less likely to break, and helps the hair look thicker and fuller. One amino acid in CBD tyrosine even helps to keep hair color.
High in Antioxidants: CBD is also rich in antioxidants like vitamin A, C, and E. These vitamins protect us from pollution induced free radicals. When it comes to hair, they help shield it from environmental damage like dryness and frizz.
High in Fatty Acids: Like hemp. CBD is rich and Omega 3, 6, and 9, so it keeps hair hydrated and protects against moisture loss. This keeps hair strong, reduces the likelihood of breakage, and can reduce hair from greying!
Improves Scalp Health: CBD regenerative nature supplies many benefits for the scalp. It promotes good blood circulation and helps keep the scalp moisturized, which helps keep dandruff and dry or irritated hair follicles at bay.
CBD and THC 1:1 Strains that Help Prevent Hair Loss.
The CBD aspect of cannabis should do most of the work to try and prevent hair loss. If you don't want or like just straight CBD capsules, oils, edibles, vapes, or just straight flower by itself then there are other alternatives. They're a plethora of 1:1 strains out there. That not only has the CBD you're looking for but the THC effect as well mixed with them. Here is a list of examples below.
Critical Mass: This strain will take you from euphoria to sleeping. It is a hybrid of the
Skunk #1 and other Afghan strains. The level of CBD ranges between 5% and 22%. THC
content can rise to 22%. Afer consuming the first thing you feel is euphoria before sleep
takes over. Suitable for people who want to spend their day indoors. Specific terpene
properties include Caryophyllene, Humulene, Limonene, Myrcene, Pinene, Terpinolene,
Ringo's Gift: The main dominant compound on Ringo's Gift is Sativa with THC and
CBD levels hitting 1% and 20% respectively. The distribution of the two compounds
makes it a suitable choice to control hair loss. Ringo's Gift has a mint taste and an earthy
flavor. Get the rush of happiness and start to become active and social. Specific terpene
properties include myrcene.
Sour Tsunami: The Sour Tsunami is the first stable CBD rich Sativa strain. Sour
Tsunami does not give the level of highness you would expect from other strains. Using
Sour Tsunami for the treatment of epilepsy and anxiety (one of the causes of hair loss)
turns out to be effective. Specific terpene properties include myrcene, pinene, and
Corazon: Corazon is a strain combining ACDC and Charlotte's Web. The CBD levels
stand at 22% while the THC at 2.7%. Corazon has the highest levels of CBD content
among marijuana strains. If you take the notion that a prominent level of CBD is good for