What is CBD
CBD is the major compound found in all cannabis and hemp plants. CBD or Canabidiol, is similar to the commonly known compound THC. However, unlike THC, CBD is non-psychoactive, so is safe for consumption.
So How Does it Work?
CBD is a phytocannabinoid; this is a type of cannabinoid that is consumed rather than naturally created by the body like endocannabinoids. CBD interacts with the bodies endocannabinoid system and receptors in the brain to help with the mediation of pain perception and provide a general boost in well-being.
And Where does CBD oil come from?
CBD oil is extracted from the Cannabis Sativa plants. The CBD compound is present in both the non-psychoactive cannabis (hemp) and in the psychoactive cannabis plant once the CBD oil is extracted from the plant the THC components are removed.
Does CBD oil get you high?
Absolutley Not. CBD oil does not contain ant THC, the Psychoactive compound found in Cannabis. THC is the substance that causes a "high" , CBD also works on different brain pathways in a different way to THC.
Is CBD Tested?
We believe that accurate testing of CBD is essential to ensure and mantain quality products, potency and purity. Our suppliers measure CBD levels using state of the art High Performance Liquid Chromatography (HPLC) equipment. Independent lab tests are also regularly carried out to validate the results of our tests and ensure all the quality standards are met.
Is CBD oil Legal?
CBD is 100% legal in the UK as a food supplement.