CBD vs THC?
Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) and cannabidiol (CBD) are two primary cannabinoids that are found in the cannabis plant. Both THC and CBD interact with the cannabinoid receptors found in the human body and brain, but they differ dramatically in their effects.
Will CBD make me high?
CBD is non-psychoactive, which means you will not have any mind-altering effects and will not get you “high” like THC.
What are cannabinoid receptors?
Cannabinoid receptors are located throughout the body and communicate with your endocannabinoid system, which controls your appetite, mood, memory, pain sensation and possible medical ailments.
How does CBD affect cannabinoid receptors?
CBD impacts the cannabinoid receptors, which activate the TRPV1 receptors, TRPV1 receptors work to control important functions like inflammation, pain perception, and body temperature. CBD helps to stimulate the endocannabinoid system, which promotes homeostasis, reduces pain sensation and decreases inflammation.
Are cannabinoids addictive?
Studies show that not only is CBD not addictive, but it is much safer for pain relief then some prescription drugs that are available.
Is CBD legal?
Rules and laws around marijuana, hemp, and CBD oil are changing constantly. Currently CBD is legal on a state-by-state basis. Although almost all states allow the use of hemp derived CBD, it is best to check with your state laws. Internet sales make it easier for people to receive CBD in their states.
How our CBD Balms differ from edibles?
Topical CBD products can help ease discomfort without any side effects that have been reported from edibles or ingested pills, because you bypass the digestive system.
What is the difference between CBD Calming Balm and CBD Rejuvenating Balm?
Our CBD Calming Balm relieves joint, arthritis and muscle pain with 200 mg of CBD. Our 200 mg CBD Rejuvenating Balm offers the same relief as our Calming Balm with the extra benefits of cinnamon, spearmint and peppermint oils to stimulate the surface of the skin. CBD has been shown to help with neuropathy pain. Both topical balms absorb quickly, delivering soothing and moisturizing effects.
How often should I use my CBD Balms?
Our CBD balms can be used as often or as little as you need. That is the nice thing about using this plant-based pain reliever. Cannabidiol and other cannabinoids are known to be non-toxic. According to the National Cancer Institute, “because cannabinoid receptors, unlike opioid receptors, are not located in the brainstem areas controlling respiration, overdoses from cannabis and cannabinoids do not occur”.