• 20 OCT 17
    World-first cannabis cream to treat acne and other skin conditions

    World-first cannabis cream to treat acne and other skin conditions

    To some it may sound like a dopey idea, but people prone to severe pimple breaks outs could benefit from a new cannabis-derived skin solution.

    Top dermatologist Rod Sinclair is conducting a clinical trial of a new topical acne treatment, based on chemicals found in marijuana known as cannabidiols.

    “It is an anti-inflammatory. It particularly targets some of the molecules in the inflammatory pathways that are involved in acne and pimples,” Professor Sinclair told 9NEWS.

    Read more in the article written by Emily Rice for 9 News on Oct 20, 2017.