Terpene Profile: Limonene

If you have been doing any reading on CBD or the entourage effect, it’s likely that you have heard of terpenes. Terpenes are the aromatic compounds responsible for the unique taste and smell that often accompanies CBD products. But do they…

CBD & Skincare: The Benefits You Need to Know

If you’ve walked down any store aisles lately, you may have noticed a new addition to many skincare products: CBD. As a natural plant-based ingredient, it shouldn’t be surprisingly that CBD has become a major player in new organic skincare…

What Are Terpenes?

Terpenes are aromatic compounds found in many plants. Used in a wide variety of food and cosmetic products, they are recognized as safe for human consumption by the FDA. Each terpene has their own unique scent and flavor. Because our noses…

Full Spectrum vs. Broad Spectrum vs. CBD Isolate: What’s the Difference?

When shopping for CBD, you’ve probably come across products labeled full spectrum, broad spectrum, or CBD isolate. Although they all sound similar, they are far from the same type of product. Basically, each term is used to describe what kind…

Beginner’s Guide: What is CBD?

By now, you have probably heard someone mention CBD, read advertisements online, and possibly even seen tinctures lining store counters. However, despite CBD’s visibility and popularity, there are still many people who are unsure of what CBD…

HEMP CBD OIL PRODUCTS ARE WILDLY POPULAR!

I THINK YOU’LL AGREE WITH ME WHEN I SAY… HEMP CBD OIL PRODUCTS ARE WILDLY POPULAR! According to Statista, 2019, consumer sales of hemp CBD will reach around 1.8 billion U.S. dollars by 2022. That’s up from half a billion in 2018! Even…

GET TO KNOW YOUR CBD

An important factor to consider when purchasing CBD is third-party lab testing. Any reputable company will send their raw hemp oil and products out to be tested and make the results available to consumers. Third-party lab testing generally includes…

CBD Deep Dive: The Endocannabinoid System

Everyone knows about the digestive system, the immune system, or the nervous system. Maybe you even remember coloring in worksheets or memorizing flow charts for biology class. So why doesn’t the endocannabinoid system ring a bell? What…

CBD for Dogs?

Did You Know Dogs Have an Endocannabinoid System (EC)? It’s true. In fact, all mammals do and have evolved to use both their own naturally occurring endocannabinoids and the cannabinoids found in plants. The endocannabinoid system was only…

CHOOSING THE RIGHT CBD FOR YOU: THE IMPORTANCE OF BIOAVAILABILITY

The effectiveness of cannabinoids (CBD) depends on the method of delivery, the product ingredients, and the bioavailability of the CBD by each method. CBD products come in many and varied forms; tincture, soft gels, capsules, balms/salves, edibles,…