Cannabis (uhhh Weed) in the mainstream beauty industry is a relatively new phenomenon, though it’s been a skincare staple across time. In the 16th, 17th, and 18th centuries, cannabis and hemp salves were a common addition to dermatologic medicine cabinets, healing maladies from skin burns to inflammation.
Do cannabis beauty products work? I tried incorporating cannabis topicals into my daily beauty routine for a month. Here are my thoughts & experiences on cannabis and acne-prone skin.