CBD FAQs

Frequently Asked Questions regarding CBD

In the past decade CBD has been creating waves across modern medicine. It has taken the health, beauty, and food industries by storm, but how much do we really know about the cannabis-derived substance?

There has been a lot of confusion and misleading information surrounding CBD. Here we have compiled a list of FAQs for everything you need to know!

What is CBD Oil?

Cannabidiol (CBD) is one of 104 chemical compounds found in the cannabis plant.

CBD V THC
People often confuse CBD and THC. Both are derived from the cannabis plant, CBD however has no psychoactive properties.

How to Use CBD Oil?

The best way to determine dosage is to estimate based on body weight.

It is better to start off small (5mg) and increase gradually.

How to Make CBD Oil?

To make CBD oil at home you will need carrier oil and decarboxylated flower.

It requires a strain with little-to-no THC as you’ll be extracting all cannabinoids.

What Does CBD Stand for?

CBD stands for cannabidiol.

What is CBD Oil Used for?

CBD oil is used for medicinal benefits, it is said to relieve chronic pain and reduce stress and anxiety. CBD also has many benefits for your skin, as seen below.

What Does CBD do?

CBD reacts with the body’s’ endocannabinoid system to speed up regulation function of the brain, endocrine (hormones), and immune tissues.

How Long Does it Take For CBD Oil to Work?

It takes five to ten minutes to feel the effects of CBD through vaping.

The second quickest way is sublingually (Under your tongue) – 20-40 minutes.

CBD taken sublingually will diffuse into the blood through tissues found under the tongue.

What is CBD Oil Good for?

CBD is most celebrated as a means of relief from chronic pain.

It can also be used to relieve symptoms associated with chronic disease, anxiety, stress, appetite and even acne.

Where to Buy CBD Oil?

You can buy CBD in health stores (where legal) or online (CBD Village 😉).

Always check products have the correct percentage (of CBD) for their intended purpose.

How Long Does CBD Last?

You should be able to feel the effects of CBD oil for two to six hours.

Depending on dosage and your metabolism. Does CBD Expire? Read Here to learn more.

How Long Does CBD Stay in Your System?

In any case, it should not take longer than a week to get CBD entirely out of your system. For a more in-depth look at how long CBD stays in your system, read our article on the subject.

How to Vape CBD Oil

You can vape CBD oil through a pre-filled pen, or by putting it into the tank of an oil compatible vaporizer.

What Does CBD Feel Like?

CBD can cause feelings of relaxation and ease anxiety.

CBD has been known to ease anxiety in people and create a “full body, relaxed feeling”

Where Can I Buy CBD Oil?

You can buy CBD in health stores (where legal) or on the online. You’re in luck – Shop this way 🙂

Always check products have the correct percentage (of CBD) for their intended purpose.

How Much CBD Oil Should I Take?

Dosage should be based on body weight and intended purpose. Start with 5mg.

It is better to start off small and increase gradually. Check out our in depth, CBD dosing guide.

How Long Does CBD Oil Stay in Your System?

In any case, it should not take longer than a week to get CBD entirely out of your system.

How Does CBD Oil Work?

CBD works by reacting with the body’s’ endocannabinoid system to speed up regulation function of the brain, endocrine (hormones), and immune tissues.

Cannabinoid receptors, which are located throughout the body, are an essential part of the endocannabinoid system

How is CBD Oil Made?

CBD oil is made via an extraction process with the cannabis plant

The plant is soaked in solvent, the solvent is later extracted, and the CBD oil remains.

Full Spectrum CBD
Oil is extracted from the stems and leaves of the cannabis plant

 

What is the Difference between Hemp Oil and CBD Oil?

Hemp oil comes from the seeds of the hemp plant only. CBD can be extracted from hemp and cannabis plants.

Hemp oil contains no trace of THC.

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