CBD or Cannabidiol is a phytocannabinoid discovered in 1940. It's one of many identified chemical compounds found in cannabis plants and can be extracted, mixed with a carrier oil, often hemp seed, coconut or olive, to create CBD oil. Unlike the most well-known cannabinoid, tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), CBD is not psychoactive, meaning that it won’t make you ‘high’ - the sensation most commonly associated with cannabis.
What is CBD or Cannabidiol?
How does CBD (Cannabidiol) work?
CBD works differently for everyone by stimulating the Endocannabinoid System (regulates functions such as sleep, immune-system responses, and pain), which in turn can help with pain relief, muscle fatigue, anxiety, stomach problems, skin conditions and much more. The body naturally produces compounds very similar to CBD, cannabinoids are even found in breast milk, they bind to Endocannabinoid receptors and activate them, which can result in many positive effects for serious health conditions and overall health.
What is the Endocannabinoid System?
The Endocannabinoid System is a biological system composed of neurotransmitters that bind to cannabinoid receptors and cannabinoid receptor proteins that are produced throughout the central nervous system and peripheral nervous system. It regulates a variety of physiological and cognitive processes.
What is the best way to take CBD?
There are many ways to absorb CBD into the body all of which can be beneficial, oils, edibles, vapes and skin applications are the most popular.
Will CBD Products get me 'high' or fail a drugs test?
No, our products contain absolutely zero THC, so there is no psychoactive ingredient that could cause a 'high' or drowsy effect. They're safe to use while driving and employees or athletes that get drugs tested can be confident there will be no issues.
Will CBD help my illness?
All our products are sold as food supplements only to help promote everyday well-being. They are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease. As we are not medical professionals we cannot legally make any medical claims or offer any medical advice, we encourage potential users to look the huge number of studies, reviews and experiences published.
What are the benefits of CBD?
Contrary to popular belief cannabidiol (CBD) is one of the most highly researched naturally compounds in the world. As we are not medically trained and CBD is classed as a food supplement in the UK, we cannot legally make any medical claims but we encourage people to look into the many medical studies, reviews and experiences shared since its discovery.
Does CBD interact with other food supplements or medications?
As always you should consult with your doctor prior to consuming any new supplements to ensure there will be no conflict with any existing supplements or medications you may be taking.
Why is Full Spectrum CBD better than Isolate?
Using Phytocannabinoid Rich Full Spectrum Extract Oil ensures an even delivery of each dose as the compounds easily blend together. Isolate is notoriously difficult to dissolve in water, therefore with applications like vaping it cannot offer the same consistency of delivery. Our extraction process allows all the beneficial cannabinoid, terpenes, terpenoids and amino acids to remain intact, ensuring you gain all the natural benefits of the plant.
Why are 1CBD the best products on the market?
We only use hand-picked extracts, organically grown and sourced from the world’s finest hemp fields, currently located in Colorado. We believe the growing environment and extensive product knowledge results in by far the best Phytocannabinoid Rich CBD products in the world. Our products contain ALL naturally occurring beneficial cannabinoids, terpenes and amino acids. Many competitors products are derived from lesser quality inferior spectrum profile industrial hemp plants. We offer full traceability on all our products.
How do I make CBD infused edibles?
Making your ingestion of CBD tastier by baking it in a brownie or other sweet treat isn’t uncommon. Simply infuse your oil into butter, coconut or olive oil and cook or bake as normal, you can even add it to beverages.
Are CBD Hemp products legal?
Yes, CBD Hemp products are legal in the UK (must contain no more than 0.2% THC), throughout the EU and US. Our products contain absolutely zero THC, however if you are using our international delivery service we strongly recommend you check the regulations regarding CBD in your country. The following are countries where CBD products are confirmed as 100% legal: Argentina, Austria, Belgium, Belize, Bulgaria, Canada, Chile, China, Colombia, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Georgia, Germany, Greece, Guam, Guatemala, Hong Kong, Hungary, Iceland, India, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Antilles, Norway, Paraguay, Peru, Poland, Portugal, Puerto Rico, Romania, Russia, Slovakia, Republic of Slovenia, South Africa, Sweden, Switzerland, Virgin Islands, Uruguay.