In addition to Easter, this Sunday also happens to be "420," the unofficial holiday celebrated by marijuana enthusiasts. And while we can’t condone participating in the day’s smoke-clouded activities, it seems like an appropriate time to discuss another, legal use of the Cannabis sativa plant: as a beneficial skin and haircare ingredient.
Hempseed oil, which can be extracted from the plant, is rich in fatty acids—so it’s hydrating and anti-aging, reduces inflammation and protects the skin from free radicals. Plus, it’s non-greasy and non-comedogenic, meaning it won’t clog pores. Above, we’ve rounded up our favorite hemp-infused products. Which one will you try this Sunday?