How CBD Works

How to Use CBD Tinctures: What You Should Know

CBD tinctures are a great way to incorporate full-spectrum CBD oil into your everyday life. They’re versatile and potent, and they can be used in a variety of different ways. The U.S. hemp market is a rapidly growing industry, and CBD oil products are still new to many. However, CBD’s nutritive properties are far-reaching and varied, so naturally, they garner a wide range of interest.

November 16, 2019

Why We Include MCT Oil in our CBD Tinctures

MCT oil benefits. For anyone concerned about blood sugar levels, inflammation and fat burning, MCT provides a host of benefits — especially when combined with cannabidiol (CBD).

June 14, 2019

Everything You Need to Know About Full Spectrum CBD Powder

When it comes to CBD encapsulation, there are several methods that can be used to create a highly bioaccessible CBD extract. At Elixinol, we offer products that are made with two of these methods: Hemp Extract Liposomes and our Create | Build | Dream CBD Powder Blend Powered by OLEO™,  a full spectrum CBD powder.

May 21, 2019

CBD Terpenes: Their Role and What They Are

 In the world of CBD, we speak and write often about the compounds that naturally occur in the industrial hemp plant, like cannabinoids and terpenes. But what are CBD terpenes, and what is their role?

January 23, 2019

How Long Does it Take for CBD Oil to Work?

Individual response to cannabidiol (CBD) is just that: completely individual from one person to the next. So how long does it take for CBD oil to work? Do some people respond more quickly than others?

January 16, 2019

Farm Bill 2018: An Overwhelming Victory for Hemp

Today, the President signed the 2018 Farm Bill into law after it passed the US House of Representatives in an overwhelming landslide on Dec. 12, 2018. The final House vote in favor of hemp was 369-47. Products derived from industrial hemp, including hemp CBD extract, will now be easier for consumers to locate and purchase. The option to grow hemp will also be more accessible to farmers interested in becoming part of an industry projected to grow to $22 billion by 2022.

December 20, 2018

Why Does Elixinol Use Hemp And Not Marijuana?

It has been a very busy year for marijuana and CBD.  All of the news and conversations surrounding this activity generates a lot of questions: What’s legal? What’s CBD? Does it all get you high? Is it good or bad for me?

December 6, 2017

The Importance of Accurate Labeling in CBD Products

Accurate CBD labeling along with potency and purity are topics that continue to be top of mind for CBD users. No matter your reasons for using CBD, you likely feel it’s very important you’re receiving the CBD - and nothing else like bacteria or mold - that’s on the label.

November 8, 2017

Dogs and CBD Treats Recent Study From American Holistic Veterinary Medical Association

While CBD oil can’t magically teach your dog English, dog owners are increasingly reaching for CBD-laced treats to relieve pet discomfort and help with a wide range of ailments. It’s all due to the endocannabinoid system (ECS) we share with our canine friends.

July 3, 2017

Whole-plant Hemp Oil CBD vs Isolates and Nanotechnology

Learn more about the difference between whole-plant hemp oil and isolates. Like a symphony orchestra, cannabinoids including CBD, CBN and others combine forces in ways that enable them to become greater than the sum of their parts. But the key, like that collection of orchestral instruments, is that they work together only when you are exposed to them at the same time. This orchestra of cannabinoid components is what whole-plant hemp oil provides. Learn more about the difference between whole-plant hemp oil and isolates

February 28, 2017

Will I Pass a Drug Test if I Take CBD Hemp Extracts?

The difference between many medicinal hemp products and recreational cannabis is that the former can contain little to no THC, the psychoactive component of cannabis. A common concern among many who use hemp extracts is the possibility of testing positive for cannabis use in the workplace or at a roadside drug test. This could mean facing legal action, unemployment or both.

June 8, 2016