Summer CBD Skincare Essentials
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CBD is your skin's best friend when it comes to summer skincare woes. Whether you're soothing sunburn or bug bites, here are a few things to keep on hand:
Summer Nights Organic, Deet Free Bug Repellant and Sunburn Soother.
Citronella oil is an essential oil that’s made from the distillation of the Asian grass plant. For centuries, citronella has been used for a variety of purposes, including:
- insect repellent
- antifungal agent
- to treat parasitic infections
- to promote wound healing
- to lift mood or fight fatigue
One study found that geranium essential oil to be as effective as amoxicillin at fighting bacterial strains, such as Staphylococcus aureus. So, applying it to the skin for insect bites, rashes, poison ivy etc. not only helps with itching but helps reduce risk of infection. Geranium oil is an effective bug and mosquito repellent so it's great to mix with Citronella oil for a deet-free bug spray.
Similar to geranium essential oil, lavender is another strong floral-scented essential oil used to repel mosquitoes.
Lavender is a potent antibacterial, antifungal, and antiviral agent with a soothing scent that works well by itself or in the background with other essential oils. It's one of the most versatile essential oils in your home spa and is so beneficial for skin, body and better health.
Frosted Peppermint Essential OIl
Peppermint oil is a strong analgesic, antimicrobial, agent that can be used topically to stay cool and treat skin conditions.
Outdoor athletes love it to keep body temperature in check, soothe bug bites and improve oxygen uptake when hiking and biking outdoors.
CBD Bath Soaks & Body Scrubs
Soothe sunburn and long days in the garden with a CBD salt soak. The high mineral content replenishes lost trace minerals while reducing inflammation and balancing skin temperature. Soaking in the salty mixture can also help soothe bug bites and poison ivy.
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