The magic skincare ingredient you need to know about

It's the miracle ingredient working wonders on conditions including acne, eczema and psoriasis, as well as for those with sensitive skin - hemp seed oil provides a huge array of benefits.

In terms of natural skincare, hemp seed oil has a unique combination of healthy fats, antioxidants and antibacterial properties that puts it in a league of its own.

If you haven't tried hemp-infused products before, now is the time to jump on the bandwagon - your skin will thank you for it.

To help you on your way, we have rounded up just some of our skin, body and hair favourites all packed with this magic ingredient. 

Andalou CannaCell® Beauty Oil is a nourishing botanical beauty oil ideal for multi-tasking, and can be used for treating dry skin on the elbows, hands and nails. Potent antioxidants, cultivated from CannaCell® Hemp Stem Cells counteract oxidative damage and pollution. Organic hemp seed oil, rich in vitamins, proteins and omegas, assists in soothing distressed skin and improving its natural defence, for a complexion that is restored and glows.

Kiehl's Cannabis Sativa Seed Oil Herbal Concentrate is a calmative, non-comedogenic face oil for problem skin. Formulated with 100 per cent naturally derived ingredients, including hemp-derived cannabis sativa deed oil and green oregano oil. Cannabis sativa seed oil is derived from cold-pressed hemp seeds, and within the formula, it helps strengthen the skin’s barrier, reduce visible redness, and relieve discomfort while calming and soothing skin.

The Body Shop Hemp Shower Oil hydrates and protects ultra-dry skin straight from the shower. This silky shower oil transforms into a soft foam to gently cleanse skin without drying it out, relieving very dry skin and protecting the natural moisture barrier.

Natio Spirit Hemp + Muntrie Hardworking Hand Cream is ideal for hands in need of some TLC. Rich in antioxidants, native muntrie berry helps protect from environmental damage and works in harmony with deeply hydrating hemp to restore skin.

Sukin Naturals Super Greens - Cleansing Oil melts away makeup and dissolves dirt and oil leaving skin looking and feeling clean and healthy. It is formulated with a blend of superfoods including kale, parsley, spirulina and chlorella extracts to begin the detoxifying process for a radiant face care regime. The cleanser also includes actives and nutrient rich oils including sunflower, acai, chia, hemp seed, jojoba and grapeseed to help to nourish and hydrate the skin.

Swisse Hemp Seed Enriching Face Oil combines raw, cold-pressed, 100 per cent Australian hemp seed oil, with a potent blend of enriching plant oils to provide intense hydration and improve the appearance of dehydrated skin.

Supple Skin Co. Dew Drops is a beauty oil designed for all skin types and concerns. The divine-smelling, hero product from the Australian brand is formulated with organic hemp oil and has a zero per cent comedogenic rating - hello, no clogged pores! High in omega 3, 6, 9 to regenerate and highly soothe, it balances oily and dry skin, alike.

LUSH Jasmine & Henna Fluff-Ease is a hair treatment formulated with strengthening and conditioning ingredients. Olive, hemp and soya oils help to strengthen the hair, helping to reduce breakage when combing, while Brazil nut oil adds moisture, weight and shine to the hair. Henna infusion has been added as henna is conditioning and coats the hair with a fine film, adding body and shine.

Saya Skincare Renew Serum has a complex of 15 unique botanicals, including natural retinol alternative bakuchiol. Bakuchiol offers the same anti-ageing and skin renewing benefits as retinol, without the irritating side effects or photo-sensitivity. The added botanical oils of argan, rosehip, hemp seed, evening primrose and pomegranate protect against free radical damage, while nourishing and soothing the skin.

Marzena Natural Body Wax Strips are enriched with sustainably sourced hemp seed oil, known for its soothing properties. The wax strips have been formulated with sustainably sourced, pine tree resin-based natural wax, that leaves minimal sticky residue. The strips can even be reused up to five times!

INIKA Organic Phyto-Active Rosehip Oil is powered by nutrient-rich hemp oil and highly antioxidant aniseed myrtle and lemon myrtle extracts. This oil blend is designed to restore glow to even the driest skin.

Ella Baché Botanical Skin Cleansing Oil gently and effectively removes makeup and impurities while conditioning, rebalancing and softening the skin. Made from powerhouse ingredient hemp seed oil and a healthy dose of botanically active cranberry, pomegranate and apricot kernel oils, the cleanser delivers luminously clean and deeply soothed skin without dryness or irritation.

Green People Organic Babies Mum and Baby Rescue Balm Scent Free is a soothing balm for baby’s sensitive skin and perineal massage. It is formulated with 91 per cent certified organic ingredients and contains organic shea butter, hemp, beeswax and calendula. A non-aqueous cream for sensitive and delicate skin. Suitable for mums and babies prone to eczema.

Design.ME Gloss.ME Hydrating Shampoo and Conditioner is a hydrating hair range formulated with cannabis seed oil. It has a perfect blend of oils and proteins, essential fatty acids and vitamin A, C and E for smoother, stronger, glossy locks. It leaves the hair soft and with increased manageability, and is sulphate-free, salt-free, paraben-free, gluten-free, cruelty-free and vegan.