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Saturday, February 16, 2019

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It's often said that good skin is a reflection of internal wellness. If that isn't at its peak, not to worry! The answer to your skincare woes is distributed locally and comes in the form of four CBD-infused skincare products from the xCan21 line courtesy of Zimmer+Co.

The purpose of the xCan21 line is to relax the nerves and reveal naturally beautiful skin. According to Zimmer+Co, “Everyone needs CBD.” Under the Dryer (UTD) reveals your locally made marijuana-infused beauty regime.

But first, what is CBD?

Cannabis

Cannabis has been regarded as a major chemical element that's filled with medicinal, healing and therapeutic benefits such as pain, inflammation and nausea relief, treatment for seizures and neurological disorders — in other words, anti-everything that distracts one from taking care of their skin.

Beauty

The xCan21 line includes a day cream, night cream, body lotion, and nourishing CBD gel, all with a shelf life of 24 months, and is expected to combat acne, moisturise, rejuvenate, enhance skin tone, all while stimulating the natural renewal process, and providing anti-aging properties.

Distribution

xCan21 and myriad products from the Zimmer+Co pharmaceutical line can be found in several pharmacies and beauty stores islandwide.

Here's what xCan21 users have to say...

“I've been applying the CBD Gel with Squalane to my surgical scar for over two months and there has been noticeable improvement. Firstly, the appearance of the scar is not as raised and that frequent burning sensation I used to experience has lessened with use. I also like that the gel is scentless, so I pretty much apply it and forget it. I am sometimes tempted to think it's mind over matter, but that burning sensation I used to have says otherwise – the flattening of the scar also says otherwise. Strange, this scar is not fresh, yet the gel is working on it. I will continue to use it. I've also been recommending to others.” – Suzette Brown, Jamaica International Beauty Expo coordinator

“The gel works very well for sunburn. I went to the beach and was badly burnt on the forehead and the next day it was reduced and the pain was gone. I also applied it to ingrown hairs and zits and it reduced the inflammation.” – Bradson Longsworth

“I use the day and night cream daily and have been extremely pleased with the results. My skin feels moist without ever feeling oily. It feels tighter and smoother and I love the compliments about the 'glow' it seems to bring to my face. I am very pleased and recommend them highly.” – Joy Clarke, enJoy The Journey founder and chief training officer

“I have been enjoying #CBD skincare for months now. Face well nice and clean. So I was so excited to get these products from #Zimmer+Co as birthday gifts. The day moisturiser is the best I've ever used, mi nah lie!” – Sharon Singh, Rose Hall Developments administrative manager

“I use the products daily and have been extremely pleased with the results. I have tried many different products but have settled with the CBD Skincare line which I have been using for the past few months.”

Gloria Henry,

“Of course I need to use [xCan21] for a longer period to know the full effects and benefits, but looking very good so far. I think I am going to love these products.” — Cecile Levee, interior decorator and entrepreneur

Things to know about Zimmer+Co beauty products...

1 CBD is an acronym for the element Cannabidiol, which is a cannabis compound with significant medical benefits, but does not make people feel “stoned”, and can actually counteract the psychoactivity of THC, the compound which lends to psychoactivity.

2 The Zimmer+Co CBD skincare products (day cream, night cream, lotion and gel) are manufactured in Europe and have all been inspected and approved for sale by the Ministry of Health in Jamaica.

3 The formulations for each of the products are approved for sale in the European Union states.

4 Zimmer Global intends to manufacture these products in Jamaica by the end of 2019 and thereafter they will be exported to the global markets which will include the EU.

More beauty products by Zimmer+Co

The Hemp Prana Sublingual is a 99% CBD product paired with cannabis-derived CBD components from premium strains and was designed to address chronic conditions, such as muscle recovery, bone density, head trauma, reduce frequency of seizures, help aide recovery post seizure, bone growth, and provide immune support.

It is best associated with muscle recovery, bone density, head trauma, reducing frequency of seizures, aiding recovery post-seizure, bone growth, and immune support.


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