There is a wide variety of uses for hemp oil and there are many benefits to using it. A common misconception is that hemp oil could potentially get you high or make you fail a drug test. This isn't true as hemp oil contains little to no THC. If it does contain any THC is it a very, very low amount that will have ho psychoactive effects. It can be used for creating things like soap & lotion, medicines, food, and even paint! Since hemp oil is nutritious and can fit a vegan or vegetarian lifestyle, it has become very popular to add to food and is heavily used in cooking. Hemp oil is high in Omega-3 and Omega-6 fatty acids which help raise immunity.
In addition to being healthy as a food source, hemp oil can also be used to make lotions and moisturizers. The lipids in our skin are similar to those found in hemp oil and this helps makes a quality moisturizer and skin protectant. It can even be used to help treat acne and rashes! Because of the ability hemp oil has at hydrating the skin, it helps treat dry and itchy skin and it doesn't clog your pores.