' Herb Essntls Hemp Lip Balm – Allume

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Herb Essntls Hemp Lip Balm

$ 15.00 CAD

The new go-to balm that keeps your lips hydrated and soft throughout the day. A winning mix of organic ingredients including Cannabis sativa seed oil (hemp seed oil - see below for the 411 on the difference between this oil and CBD oil!), peppermint, beeswax and honey, helps to rebuild and protect your natural oil barrier. Paraben-free, not tested on animals.

0.25 fl oz

Ingredients: Carthamus Tinctorius (Safflower oil), Organic Helianthus Annuus (Sunflower Oil), Vitis Vinifera (Grape seed oil), Prunus Armeniaca (Apricot Kernel Oil), Beeswax, Copernicia Cerifera (Carnauba Wax), Cannabis sativa seed oil (hemp seed oil), Mel (Honey). 

Pro tip: this lip balm is quite solid, so we recommend warming it up with your breath, and softly scraping out the amount of product you'd like to use. 

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Common question: is hemp seed oil the same as CBD oil?

Although hemp seed oil and CBD oil are indeed derived from the cannabis sativa plant, they are NOT the same. There's much confusion about this difference, so we always encourage our customers to know what they're purchasing. In a nutshell, hemp seed oil is obtained by pressing hemp seeds, which contain low levels of CBD (usually less than 25 parts per million). On the other hand, CBD extracts are produced either directly from cannabis flowers, which reach up to 15% CBD. Since hemp seed oil is made by pressing hemp seeds which don't contain THC or CBD, it has no psychoactive properties. 

What should you look for in a pure hemp seed oil? A soft and nutty aroma, green colour, and moisturizing properties, among other aspects. 

The more you know!