CBD Oil - Private Label
CBD is a massive on-trend, non-psychoactive compound extracted from the cannabis plant (Hemp). The US lifted the ban on the farming of Hemp in 2018 via the 2018 Farm Act releasing huge incentive for farmers and the health industry to invest in this product seeing sales reach the billion mark.
What is it?
Hemp is a hugely sustainable plant with a quick growth rate (4 months) and creates cellulose fiber for manufacturing materials for clothes, rope, canvas, and paper to name a few. It also detoxifies the soil with no pesticide requirements and requires little water, so has a strong ecological stance.
Health wise, the active compound providing natural therapeutic properties in CBD is cannabinol which is extracted from the flower or whole plant. The extraction process is to strict standards as to contain only small non-effective percent of THC Tetrahydrocannabinol (less than 0.3 % ) which is the main psychoactive compound.
Although there cannot be any direct health claims made to the use of CBD it is used widely for pain relief, neurological disorders, seizures, and anxiety related illnesses including digestion issues as some colon spasms are created by waves of stress and heightened adrenaline, plus CBD works as an anti-inflammatory.
In the UK, there has been a huge sway in using it in foods such as confectionery, cakes, teas, herbal beverages, health bars, vapors, and beauty products.
CBD is a nouveau complementary product to use in the health industry, particularly health foods, blends, and shakes. With the heightened interest in targeted health blends CBD is a sort after ingredient ideal for anxiety (“calm” blends ) nootropics ( improved cognition, memory and focus), gut health, or pain relief including post-workout pain and inflammation reduction. CBD is a real selling point.
One of CBD’s main usages is for pain relief and can relieve many different forms of pain in the body, from muscular, nerve related joint and tissue inflammation. As the body contains natural CBD receptors buried in the spinal and nervous system to carry the CBD compound, pain relief throughout the body it is highly effective.
Reduced anxiety and depression
CBD is used extensively for the reduction of anxiety. Although it is early days in research it was found to allow the user to cope with the symptoms of anxiety such as depression, emotional imbalance, PTSD and work-related stress.
Based on the World Health Organization, depression is the leading cause of disability across the globe. Meanwhile, anxiety ranks 6th worldwide.
Depression and anxiety are typically addressed through various pharmaceuticals including anti-depressants. However, most of these drugs have adverse side effects including agitation, drowsiness, and headaches. whereas CBD has a more holistic result in the body.
CBD is becoming more recognized as a positive therapeutic treatment for sleep aid. Poor sleep can be afforded to stress and anxiety therefore as CBD has recognised effectiveness in these areas then it assists longer sleep times and regulating sleep patterns.
CBD can inhibit the CB1 receptor in the brain that triggers the hunger and appetite chemical called Ghrelin. Also, the mood-regulating effect of CBD can balance emotional and psychological issues that can lead to overeating/ binge eating and other related eating disorders.
Neuroprotective means the prevention of the degradation, damage or impairment of the neurological system. This is achieved through CBD antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties. It also stimulates the growth of new neurons.
CBD has powerful anti-inflammatory properties that can alleviate a variety of pain-related symptoms from muscular, nerve related and gastrointestinal issues. This can be muscle fatigue, muscle spasms, muscle tightness, postworkout, muscle repair and nerve related issues such as seizures and colon digestive issues.
CBD boosts the immune system. The natural CBD receptors in the body regulate our defense against diseases, therefore, CBD will alert the body and then regulate the level to which the defense needs to engage.
Multiple Sclerosis Symptoms
Studies have shown the CBD has a significant healing effect on MS patients alleviating pain, muscle tightness and other symptoms such as bladder control. It has been found to be effective in similar diseases such as amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), epilepsy, and Parkinson’s disease.
Refined sugar is high in glucose which, when eaten, is CBD and hemp oil are typically mixed up. The biggest difference is that CBD and hemp are two different compounds. Also, these two oils have different makeups, benefits, and purposes.
Hemp oil is typically extracted from the seeds while CBD oil is commonly harvested from the leaves and stems. However, some manufacturers tend to market these two different substances as the same thing.
If you want to buy CBD oil, make sure that you check the label and ingredients very well
The cannabis plant contains over 400 chemicals 60 of which are Cannabidiol, the main component of CBD oil. THC is another substance from the cannabis plant which gives the “high” or psychoactive feeling among its users. The likes of marijuana have very high THC content. CBD has strict guidelines in production to have less than 0.3% THC.
Due to state laws, many individuals opt for CBD oil instead of marijuana. It doesn’t give any “high” effect which is more appealing for those who are planning to use it for medical purposes.
Our body contains an endocannabinoid system (ECS) which was discovered in the 1990s but is not widely known in the medical field. The receptors CB-1 and CB-2 are buried in the nervous system. The receptors essentially distribute naturally occurring CBD produced by the body, throughout the body. The ECS is essentially a modulator and regulator of the major organs and major body systems. There are more CBD receptors in the body than dopamine receptors.
We source our CBD oil from naturally raised hemp plants. It’s free from harmful pesticides, chemicals, and no additives. Each plant is well cultured and great care is taken in the harvest and processing of these product.