What Is CBD CANNABIDIOL
Cannabidiol is one of many different compounds, known as cannabinoids, found in the cannabis plant.
What's The Difference Between CBD and THC
THC and CBD are both cannabinoids found within the cannabis plant. The biggest difference between the two is THC will make you high (assuming you consume enough of it) and CBD will not. THC has psychoactive properties that affect your brain and give you a ‘buzz’ while CBD does not.
Is CBD Legal
The latest news is that CBD is completely legal in the UK. This is because CBD is not a controlled substance and therefore there are no restrictions over its use. If the CBD was derived from one of the 63 industrial hemp strains that have been approved by the EU, it is 100% legal.
What are Terpenes
Terpenes are the chemicals in the cannabis plant that give its aroma and smell. Terpenes are responsible for the fragrance of the different variety and types of cannabis. Therefore, different strains have very distinct and very different smells.
Why Does CBD Affect People Differently?
First and probably most obvious is that we all have different bodies. Our bodies all have different chemical makeups. Factors like our age, weight, gender, lifestyle, medical history and more can all affect how CBD interacts with us. In addition, you must consider the strength or potency of the CBD your taking. Are you swallowing three 500mg CBD capsules or are you rubbing on a 50mg CBD muscle rub?
Is CBD Safe For My Pets?
CBD products are perfectly safe for your pets as CBD is nontoxic and offers a relaxing stimulant. As there is no THC it makes it a safe supplement for you pets. However, CBD is known to have sedative like effects in high doses, which can leave your pet feeling sleepy or lethargic.
Can You Vape CBD Oil?
Yes you can. Vaping CBD is a relatively popular way for people to get their CBD intake. One of the biggest reasons behind this is it offers greater bioavailability, plus it’s an easy convenient way to take CBD.
How Do I Make Edibles With CBD?
The best way to infuse CBD into your daily food regiment is to use CBD isolate. This crystallised powder form of CBD is perfect for mixing into your food. You can simply blend your CBD into whatever dish your making. Be careful with dosage amounts, strength and potency levels.
Is CBD Safe to Use During Pregnancy?
You should always consult a medical doctor before taking any new substance during pregnancy.
What is Bio-Availability?
In terms of CBD, bioavailability is the amount of CBD which enters the blood stream when introduced into the body.
- If you eat CBD you will have a much lower bioavailability as it must pass through our metabolic and digestive systems, which will filter out some of the CBD, reducing its bioavailability.
- If you vape CBD, the chemicals go directly into the lungs and absorb into your bloodstream.
How Quickly Will CBD Kick In?
This can differ from person to person. Sometimes you will feel the effects of CBD straight away if you vape or place drops under your tongue. Other times it could take longer if you’ve chosen to digest the CBD.
What’s the Best Way to Use CBD?
There is no best way it all depends on your own personal preference.
You can eat CBD, vape CBD and rub CBD onto sore muscles and joints.CBD comes in oils, tinctures, creams, balms, rubs and more.