When it comes to beauty must-haves, one of the hot keywords trending at the moment is CBD.
CBD is fast growing popular for treating stress, anxiety and chronic pain – but now many are flocking to the shelves because of it’s skin health properties, which are not features to take lightly. How does radiant, plump and hydrated looking skin sound? Yes, yes please.
With scientific research backing CBD all of the way it’s hard to call this just a ‘phase’ and even if it is, it’s a phase you’ll want a slice of whilst producers are rolling them out in the forms of serums, creams and other beauty products.
We’ve listed some of the best CBD beauty products available to buy online and in stores now.
Best CBD beauty products
1. MILK Makeup Hydro Grip Primer
If you know a thing or two about makeup, you’ll know that a good primer is almost as important as a good foundation and if you didn’t know… you’re welcome.
This green-tinted, liquid primer boasts skin friendly ingredients like plant derived oils, cherry blossom and hyaluronic acid. The innovative formula works hard to hydrate the skin and leave it with a supple and youthful finish.
Blue agave extract is also one of the top ingredients in this primer, which acts almost like another layer of skin, that grips makeup and ensure it holds all day long.
Not bad for £13.
Price: £13, Cult beauty – buy here now
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2. Ambience CBD Infused Lip Balm
So many of us make the mistake of getting serious about skin care and forgetting a huge pat of our faces: the lips.
This lip balm from Ambience blends CBD, derived from natural hemp extract with a hydrating balm – finalised as a super blend of hydrating properties, rolled into a 15g balm.
Your lips will feel replenished and soothed, as hemp extract has properties that can soothe serious skin conditions like dermatitis and eczema so this balm is great if you suffer with any of those skin conditions around your lip area.
Price: £6.99, Holland & Barrett – buy here now
3. Victoria Beauty Eye Contour Cream w/ Hemp Seed
Hemp seed oil is known widely for it’s anti-aging properties. So is it any wonder it’s being found in new eye creams across the market?
The 100% natural formula is free from just about everything – so you can be sure that even with the most sensitive of skin, this will be kind to it.
It’s been praised for reducing dark circles and fine lines around the eyes, as well as reducing irritated skin around those sensitive areas.
If you’re looking for a new serum to brighten up your eyes, this is worth a try at under £10.
Price: £8.49, Amazon – buy here now
4. Discipline Skincare Miracle Drops
If you look among any reviews for the best CBD beauty products, some names will frequent the round ups. Disciple’s miracle drops are one of those names and it’s easy to see why.
Just about any skin problem can be solved with a few drops of ‘miracle’. It can be used topically or taken orally with a maximum of 20 drops per day.
Each bottle has around 2.5% CBD inside, so although it isn’t the highest potency, the level it does have is about enough to use a few drops before bed for a restful night’s sleep.
As well as treating redness and sore skin, it also helps to balance your skin and reduce sebum production, perfect for owners of oily skin.
Price: £30, Cult beauty – buy here now
5. Kiehl’s Cannabis Sativa Seed Oil Herbal Concentrate
Whatever your type of skin, Kiehl’s usually has something for it – even a CBD oil.
This lightweight formula promises to de-stress skin, making it feel and appear calmed and hydrated.
Green Oregano oil also infused in this formula helps to strengthen the skin’s barrier so it can more easily repair itself – pretty neat.
It’s not the cheapest on the list, but if you’re looking for a quality product from a skin care brand you can trust, this is it.
Price: £38, Kiehl’s – buy here now
6. Intelligent Cosmetics Organic Hemp Oil
We love the underdog, whilst Intelligent Cosmetics don’t have the following of other big beauty brands – their organic hemp oil has some amazing beauty benefits not to be sneered at.
Made from 100% pure and unrefined hemp seed oil, this beauty product is packed full of skin loving antioxidants, to leave you with soft and youthful skin.
The formula helps to reduce fine lines and wrinkles, tighten and shrink large pores as well as creating a protective barrier on the skin. Good news for acne sufferers, this oil has been praised for its sebum balancing properties too.
Price: £12.78, Amazon – buy here now
7. HERBIVORE Emerald Deep Moisture Glow Oil
You’ve probably seen this bottle floating around the internet recently. The range of facial oils from Herbivore are taking the skin care world by storm. If you’re looking for a product that does what it says and quickly – this is worth a try.
The lightweight elixir doesn’t leave the skin feeling heavy, instead skin looks and feels supple and super hydrated.
Powerful ingredients like sativa seed oil, Shiitake mushroom and ashwagandha root help to restore damaged skin, whilst revitalising and setting it up for self-repair at the same time.
Price: £42, Space NK – buy here now
8. Murad Revitalixir Recovery Serum
If you’re looking for a bit of a splurge product and you want to treat yourself, Murad have just the serum for you and it’s packed full of skin benefits.
Cannabis sativa seed oil, neuropeptide and paracress work together in this formula to give your skin a much needed boost of moisture, whilst ingredients like wild indigo help to calm stress on areas of your face that will need it the most.
Use day and night to see a physical reduction in wrinkles and little lines around your face.
Price: £70, Feel unique – buy here now
9. The Body Shop Hemp Hand Protector
If you’re looking for a new saving grace for dry and cracked hands – this one from the body shop has been named on most of the lists out there as a best selling hand cream.
This option is great for sufferers of skin conditions, as this lotion penetrates the skin deep rather than just sitting on the top layer; working hard to repair very dry and damaged skin on the hands.
At only a fiver it’s a premium hand cream, but a lot less than what you’d spend for other beauty products – so a complete steal if you ask us.
Price: £5, The body shop – buy here now
10. MOA The Green Balm
The Green Balm from MOA has been described as a beauty must-have for the whole family.
It’s completely free of any horrible preservatives or chemicals and is gentle enough for the most sensitive and young skin, it’s even been hugely praised for use as an aftershave.
It uses natural ingredients like soya bean oils, bee’s wax and tea tree to soothe, heal and leave skin feeling nourished and protected.
Price: £15.99, Feel unique – buy here now