Frequently Asked Questions

What is CBD and how does it work with the endocannabinoid system?

You may have seen CBD around for a while now. CBD stands for the cannabinoid cannabidiol, which impacts the CB1 and CB2 receptors of your body’s natural endocannabinoid system. As CBD is used in a variety of forms to provide relief for multiple ailments, it’s important to know if CBD is really right for your health needs. Read more here.

What is the difference between hemp and cannabis?

Both Hemp and Marijuana are variants of the cannabis genus. CBD (cannabidiol) and THC (tetrahydrocannabinol) are the most recognized cannabinoid compounds that come from the cannabis sativa plant. THC compounds produce intoxicating effects while CBD is the non-intoxicating compounds of the plant.  Hemp has a naturally low THC (less than the federal limit of 0.03%) and high CBD count. Marijuana is the opposite, being bred to maximize the THC percent. Cannabinoids compounds are processed in the body via the endocannabinoid system. Read more here.

Why use Full-Spectrum hemp instead of CBD isolate?

As Aristotle said, “The whole is greater than the sum of its parts.” CBD isolate (with the THC removed) is a single cannabinoid and lacks vital aromatic Terpenes and the health benefits offered by other cannabinoids.  We use full spectrum hemp oil containing multiple cannabinoids, flavonoids, and terpenes. The plant compounds work together create the “entourage effect.” This effect refers to the beneficial effect of all compounds working together to maximize the therapeutic effects of CBD. Read more here.

Can CBD help manage pain?

CBD users report positive results from using CBD to manage pain and reduce inflammation. A study in the Journal of Pain Research among older adults in California found the majority of CBD users in the study felt CBD helped with their pain and allowed them to reduce other pain medications. Read more here.

How does CBD support healthy skin?

CBD works with your body’s endocannabinoid system to regulate inflammation and can offer relief for a variety of inflammatory skin conditions, including eczema and psoriasis. CBD may also be useful for combating acne, and acne scarring. Read more here.

Can CBD help with anxiety or depression?

In addition to pain relief and reducing inflammation, among CBD’s highest callings is the the benefit of uplifting your mood. Discovered in 1992, the body’s self-generated cannabinoid molecule is anandamide, translated from the Sanskrit as the “bliss molecule.” The cannabinoid system is key to helping cannabinoids from CBD supplied externally to activate, the endocannabinoid system, and can stop the breakdown of anandamide. When we retain more anandamide in our body, we feel more bliss. Read more here.

How does CBD reduce inflammation?

CBD works with your body’s natural systems to calm inflammation that can be caused by tiny tears in your muscles. Relieving inflammation can help alleviate pain. According to an article in Healthline, CBD can offer an alternative for people who have chronic pain or rely on medications, such as opioids, that can be habit-forming and cause side effects. CBD can reduce inflammation by acting like an antioxidant to help your body maintain a balanced immune system. Read more here.

Can CBD help alleviate sore muscles?

We’ve all experienced it, whether we’re a regular at the gym, or put on our sneakers for the first time in months … sore muscles. Any time you push your muscles beyond their usual bounds, they can become stiff and sore due to tiny tears in the muscles that cause inflammation and minor pain. Sore muscles can also be a result of stress or tension. Stress can cause your muscles to tighten and constrict for long periods of time, particularly if we sit too much during the day. CBD can be incorporated into balms, creams, oils, and lotions for topical application to sooth your sore muscles. Read more here.

Does CBD speed athletic recovery time?

Whether you are an extreme athlete training for competition or simply enjoying an adventure sport, you want to minimize your recovery time. Tending to sore muscles and joints can rob you of precious days enjoying your favorite activities. CBD for athletes battles inflammation, a common source of sports related pain. CBD after workouts can help get you going again. Read more here.

Can CBD help women during menopause?

Menopause can have different symptoms and effects as the reproductive system changes, including hot flashes, chills, weight gain, mood changes, and sleep disturbances.  As people look for more natural ways to treat their symptoms, Medical News Today reports that researchers are looking at the possibility of treating menopause symptoms with CBD hemp oil as a natural alternative for menopause discomfort. Read more here.

Is Water-Soluble CBD faster acting?

Water-soluble CBD increases its bioavailability, making it easier and faster for your body to absorb cannabinoids. Our increased bioavailability is achieved through a proprietary delivery system that reduces the size of the CBD particles so it is readily absorbed into the blood stream. This innovative technology allows you to feel the positive benefits of CBD rapidly (typically in less than 15 minutes), and is easy to incorporate into your regular health routine through oral tinctures and beverages. Read more here.

Is CBD more effective when combined with hyaluronic acid?

Hyaluronic acid has an anti-aging effect by increasing moisture held in the cells to naturally plump up your skin and reduce indications of fine lines and wrinkles. Your body naturally produces hyaluronic acid, however hyaluronic production decreases as you age. Fortunately, you can add hyaluronic acid topically. We have combined hyaluronic acid with the many benefits of CBD for skin rejuvenation in our Vitamin C Serum to give you have a powerhouse duo for healthy, radiant skin. Read more here.

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