What is CBD Oil?
The interest in medical marijuana is increasing daily. Since September 2018 when the Constitutional Court of South Africa decriminalized the private use and cultivation of cannabis there has been much more interest in products like cannabis oil. But like every country that dealt with years of prohibition propaganda, there has been a slew of questions popping up around cannabis oil. The most common of these questions: “What is CBD oil?”
What is CBD?
CBD is the common abbreviation or term for cannabidiol. Cannabidiol is just one of the cannabinoids found in the cannabis sativa plant. Different strains and breeds of the cannabis sativa plant have different levels of certain cannabinoids. Most of the CBD oil that you see on the shelves in the local grocery store is made with the hemp plant. Hemp is often grown for industrial purposes, but certain hemp strains contain higher levels of CBD. Making it easy to produce CBD oil on a large scale.
Unlike THC (tetrahydrocannabinol), CBD has no psychoactive effects that come with the long list of medical benefits there are to CBD. Thus you can get the medical benefits of the cannabis plant, without getting stoned. That is a big factor for the rising popularity of CBD oil.
Is CBD oil legal?
Yes, CBD oil is completely legal because it doesn’t contain the psychoactive cannabinoid THC. That is why you will see CBD oil sold at your local Dischem or even online. There are various different brands of CBD oil and a large majority of people who have made CBD oil part of their daily routine has their CBD oil delivered at their doorstep. Ordering CDB oil online is a modern-day convenience that should not be overlooked.
What are the ingredients in CBD oil?
Depending on the brand of CBD oil you buy, the actual content will differ. What is important is to only buy reputable brands that have the ingredients of the CBD oil listed on the label. When you are putting anything in your body it is extremely important to know what it contains.
What are you really getting in the bottle?
CBD oil is normally an oil containing only CBD as an active ingredient. That means that any oil can be used to create CBD oil. That means that everything from olive oil, to grape seed oil, to coconut oil and even MZT oil can be used to create CBD oil.
What is CBD oil used for?
CBD oil is used by millions of people as a treatment for various medical conditions. Many people also use it as a daily supplement, some would even say as a preventative measure. Even though there is a wide variety of reasons and conditions that can benefit from the use of CBD oil.
Seizures, anxiety, pain, various neurological conditions, nausea, tumors, drug withdrawal, acne, and various other skin conditions have all shown positive results when being treated with CBD oil.
Now that you have some more information on CBD oil and what it is, let us know why you want to start taking CBD oil in the comments below.