What is CBD?
The answer to our anxiety prayers… just kidding (kind of)!
An acronym for cannabidiol, CBD is a naturally occurring compound in the hemp plant. It can help improve our mood, memory, coordination, and pain management. Our CBD is derived from hemp, which is why we refer to it as “hemp extract.”
What are the types of CBD?
How does CBD work?
CBD works with the endocannabinoid system (ECS), which is the body’s way of processing cannabinoids. It controls the way you respond to THC, CBD, and even non-cannabis ingredients like black pepper and cacao. Even if you’ve never used cannabis, this is an active system in your body that promotes homeostasis (ie: the perfect balance).
So what are the benefits?
Since the ECS aims to maintain balance, CBD is able to help influence a few things such as:
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Will CBD make me high?
Nope! CBD is completely non-intoxicating, instead creating a relaxed but unaltered state of mind. It’s THC that creates the euphoric “high” for which cannabis is known.
What should I look for in a CBD product?
1. Know your type of CBD
2. Know the amount of CBD
3. Know the manufacturer
4. See the Certificate of Analysis (COA)
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