Properties of CBD Oil

Is Hemp CBD Oil Gluten Free? What You Need to Know

It’s a question that’s increased in popularity over the past decade: is it gluten free? And now it’s being asked about CBD oil. When people are choosing what CBD oil products are right for them, whether or not they’re gluten free are a huge consideration for a large number of the population. Celiac disease--which is an autoimmune disease in which gluten attacks the small intestines--affects 3 million Americans, and gluten sensitivities or intolerances affect even more.

July 19, 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

Known and Potential Side Effects of Cannabidiol (CBD)

CBD has few side effects and is considered a safe substance to take. These are the known side effects of CBD

June 5, 2019

CBD for Runners: Performance, Endurance, Recovery, and Repair

 As CBD is becoming more well-known and accessible all over the country, we’re learning more and more about its possible applications. One way CBD for runners can be utilized is for endurance training. In fact, I incorporated CBD into my training regimen for the 2018 New York City Marathon.

March 1, 2019

CBD Oil Extraction Techniques: What You Need to Know

 These days, everyone seems to be talking about CBD oil. But are they asking questions about the CBD extraction methods being used in the production of the products they purchase?

February 22, 2019

Cannabinoids & Terpenes 101: Hemp’s Major Components

Hemp oil is filled with numerous chemical compounds. In fact, hemp produces over 120 cannabinoids and more than 200 terpenes and flavonoids.

January 3, 2019

What are Terpenes and What is Their Role?

Terpenes are organic compounds found in a variety of plants, including Hemp, and contribute to their flavor, scent and color. These substances are the building blocks for essential oils and plant raisins, and are often used in food additives, perfumery and aromatherapy. Some are even thought to have medicinal properties and help in fighting bacteria, fungus and environmental stress

July 19, 2018

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

Cannabidiol (CBD) Frequently Asked Questions

There are questions about cannabidiol (CBD) that we get asked frequently, so we decided to put together a list of CBD FAQs for those of you who want to learn more about this cannabinoid, its properties and effects.

August 5, 2016

Industrial vs. Therapeutic Hemp: What’s in Elixinol CBD?

Often mistaken for each other, hemp and marijuana are different varieties of the Cannabis sativa L. plant, the former being cultivated for seeds, oil and fiber, while the latter is cultivated for its high content of THC, a psychoactive compound. Find out what separates Elixinol from other CBD products.

February 19, 2015