1. It’s Legal
There is no reason to be concerned about taking CBD oil because the 2018 Farm Bill passed into law on December 20, 2018 removing hemp from the DEA’s Schedule I listing and giving the FDA control of CBD products. Under the 2018 Farm Bill hemp is now an agricultural commodity.
2. It’s Full of Cannabinoids
Cannabinoids are what you are looking for, these compounds in the hemp plant give its unique capabilities. Hemp plants have a high concentration of CBD and has many other cannabinoids. It is believed to be over 100 cannabinoids in the hemp plant. Each cannabinoid has its own benefits, currently more scientific research is needed.
3. The Endocannabinoid System
The endocannabinoid system is responsible for all sorts of essential processes in your body. Some of the processes are vital to the biochemistry of the body as a whole. CBD interacts with receptors in the endocannabinoid system to keep the body balanced and running normally. When CBD stimulates the endocannabinoid system it promotes homeostasis.
4. Works Fast
It generally only takes about 20 to 30 minutes for CBD oil to start working.
5. All the Research
There are thousands of published studies from peer reviewed journals entailing the benefits of CBD oil and other cannabinoids. Even pharmaceutical companies are working to create drugs with CBD in them. The first FDA approved CBD drug to come to market was Eqidiolex.
6. It Doesn’t Get You High
CBD oil is non-psychoactive. You can use CBD oil at any time of the day without worrying about the inability to focus. CBD oil may have zero to trace amounts of THC. The legal limit of THC in CBD oil is no greater than 0.3% which is too low to cause anybody to get high. Full spectrum CBD oil will have the trace amounts of THC while Broad spectrum and Isolate CBD will have zero amounts of THC.
7. Quality and Safety
Reputable CBD companies are focused on quality and safety. Their hemp will be grown from Non-GMO hemp and use organic farming practices where no herbicides, pesticides, or chemical fertilizers are used. Third party lab tests will also be available. CBD oil is low risk, the World Health Organization (WHO) has reviewed CBD oil and found no evidence of public health related problems. There may be some mild cases of dry mouth, low blood pressure, headache or drowsiness.
8. The Choices
There are an array of choices when considering using CBD oil. The options available are tinctures, capsules, topicals, concentrates, suppositories, vape and edibles. There are also pet CBD products available in tinctures and treats. Tinctures are typically “unflavored” but have a hemp taste, there are also tinctures available with flavors.
Capsules are a great option to avoid the taste of hemp. Edibles can be a delicious way to take CBD and come in a variety of products. Topical’s can be applied right to your skin. Vape products come with different flavors and cannabinoids. The variety of choices are convenient and can fit into your daily routine.
9. No Doctor Visit or Prescription
There are no hoops to jump through when getting CBD oil. CBD oil is a natural product that doesn’t need a doctor visit or prescription. It can be purchased online or in stores.