Cannabis Oil Topicals for Skin Conditions

Unpredictable and irritating, psoriasis is one of the most baffling and persistent of skin disorders. It’s characterized by skin cells that multiply up to 10 times faster than normal. As underlying cells reach the skin’s surface and die, their sheer volume causes raised, red plaques covered with white scales. Psoriasis typically occurs on the knees, elbows, and scalp, and it can also affect the torso, palms, and soles of the feet.

The symptoms of psoriasis vary depending on the type you have. Some common symptoms for plaque psoriasishe most common symptoms of plaque psoriasis include:

  • red, raised, inflamed patches of skin

  • silver-white scales or plaques on the red patches

  • dry skin that may crack and bleed

  • soreness around patches

  • itching and burning sensations around patches

  • thick, pitted nails

  • painful, swollen joints

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This treatment guideline is to be used for products, cannabis oils, that are only endorsed by Medical Cannabis.Review. The guide is designed for patients suffering from skin conditions, including psoriasis and eczema. Unscented topicals of THC cannabis infused lotion balm is absorbed through the skin and are best suited. This type of product is highly effective, and allows for skin hydration.


The THC topical will need to be shaken and placed in the fridge for 2 to 3 hours to set. Cannabis oils are best kept in the fridge when not being used. If this is not possible, store in a cool dry dark cupboard. The oils have a shelf life of many years.

Recommended treatment:

We recommend using a topical, a starting dosage of:

  • Tropical: Apply 3 x daily a light coating to effected areas, allow to air dry before covering.

Topicals are 1000mg of THC cannabinoid extract base combine with essential oils, unscented, in a 30ml ointment jar.

MCR is unable to comment on “other” cannabis oils whose origins are unbeknown to us. We recommend reading about cannabis oil in South Africa before making any decisions.


MCR endorsed cannabis oils are all made from medical grade organic cannabis (flowers) only. The oils are processed in laboratory conditions using the latest technology similar, if not the same, equipment used in the legal states of America. Co2 based extraction cannabis oil is the latest, cleanest, toxin (solvent) free and most expensive extraction technique requiring specialised machinery. The entire process from soil to oil is controlled after all what you put in is what you get out. The oils are not lab tested.. The oils are not lab tested.

The medical cannabis THC strain used in the THC products MCR endorses is a 12:1 strain (THC to CBD).


The information contained herein is not intended nor implied to be a substitute for professional medical advice, it is provided for educational purposes only.  You assume full responsibility for how you choose to use this information.  Always seek the advice of your physician or other qualified healthcare provider before starting any new treatment or discontinuing an existing treatment. Talk with your healthcare provider about any questions you may have regarding a medical condition.  Nothing contained herein is intended to be used for medical diagnosis or treatment.