All About CBD: 10 Facts You Need To Know
CBD is One of Over 60 Cannabinoids Found in Cannabis. Although CBD + THC are by far the most popular + well-studied, there are more than 60 cannabinoids found in the cannabis plant.
CBD Was First Discovered in 1940 + First Synthesized in 1963, though evidence of cannabis consumption by humans dates back thousands of years.
CBD Doesn’t Get You High! CBD interacts with cannabinoid receptors in the brain to calm + balance the body.
The 2018 Farm Bill defines hemp as having 0.3% or less THC, limiting CBD production in states where marijuana is still illegal to industrial hemp.
CBD’s Effects Are Enhanced By Other Cannabinoids. While CBD itself has several purported benefits, it works best in conjunction with the many other cannabinoids present in cannabis. This concept is known as the entourage effect + is the reasoning behind the popularity of full-spectrum CBD oil over most other CBD products.
Topical CBD is loaded with antioxidants + lessens the visible signs of aging by counteracting damage + reducing inflammation. It also diminishes issues like dryness, soreness, skin irritations + more.
The body has an endocannabinoid system, a body-wide system discovered in the 1990s that affects many important functions. Cannabinoid receptors are present throughout the body + are associated with pain sensation, appetite, immune function, mood + more. The chemicals produced by the body that interact within the EC system are called cannabinoids. Like THC + CBD, they interact with cannabinoid receptors.
Supplementing the body’s natural endocannabinoid system with CBD helps bring the body back to balance optimizing total body wellness.
CBD helps to facilitate total body wellness. This means it will support your body in finding balance + a “more is better” approach is unnecessary. Dosages are different for each person. Embark on some self-discovery to find the dosage that feels right for you.
All of our CBD products are manufactured in the USA, using hemp grown in Tennessee.