The ECS and Skin (How CBD Works Topically)

In a previous post, we discussed the internal workings of the endocannabinoid system. We discovered that we have cannabinoid receptors in the brain, nervous system, and immune system. The presence of these cannabinoid receptors partially explains why supplementing our routine with cannabinoids such as CBD can be beneficial. What wasn’t discussed in our previous blog … Continue reading The ECS and Skin (How CBD Works Topically)

CBD Oil for Acne: What You Need to Know

Although you probably remember learning about mitochondria and the Cold War back in high school, there’s one lesson we all wish we learned then: that leaving our teen years behind does not necessarily mean being acne-free. While most of us hoped that our breakouts would be the least of our worries after our prom photos … Continue reading CBD Oil for Acne: What You Need to Know

CBD Oil and Driving: Everything You Need to Know

Unlike alcohol or Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), CBD oil does not give you a high, slow your reflexes down, or mess up with your visual perception and concentration. It doesn’t have any adverse health effects, and studies show it even helps alleviate stress, pain, or trauma. However, different people react to different doses, and if you’re not … Continue reading CBD Oil and Driving: Everything You Need to Know

What is Industrial Hemp (and Where Does it Come From?)

This article first appeared on MadeByHemp.com   Hemp is a variety of the cannabis plant that is grown for industrial purpose. The emphasis here is placed on industrial. Unlike marijuana, a cannabis plant used for recreational and medical purposes, hemp has many—you got it—industrial uses, including paper, textiles, plastics, construction, food, and fuel. Hemp also … Continue reading What is Industrial Hemp (and Where Does it Come From?)