The What and Why of CBD
CBD has taken the health, beauty, and food industries by storm, but how much do we really know about the cannabis-derived substance?
What is CBD Oil?
Oils that contain concentrations of CBD are known as CBD Oils. CBD is a naturally occurring cannabinoid that is derived from the hemp plant that has been used by many a culture over many centuries for natural health and wellbeing.
Is CBD legal in the UK?
CBD is legal in the UK. If the product is ‘Full Spectrum’ and contains a range of cannabinoids including THC, then it must contain less than 0.2% THC. We carefully curate the brands on our store to ensure they are lab tested and quality controlled to comply with UK and EU law.
More information about CBD can be found from the NHS website, please click here: https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/medical-cannabis/
It’s best to start with a low dose and steadily increase to find what’s right for you. Most of the studies conducted on CBD have been to look into how safe cannabidiol is for adults to take. According to the studies, fully grown adults are capable of tolerating a high does of CBD quite well.Researches have also found that CBD has no significant effects on mood, the central nervous system, or the vital signs even in people who use high dosages.
Before you start taking CBD oil or any CBD product for that matter, make sure you speak to your doctor first as CBD may interact with some dietary supplements, over the counter medication, and cannabidiol prescription medication.