CBD 101

CBD 101

Did you know?

  • CBD, short for cannabidiol, is a plant extract found in Hemp, a member of the Cannabis Sativa family. 
  • It might shock you to know you may have been eating CBD your entire life. CBD can be found in: Black Pepper, Dark Chocolate, Rosemary, Cloves, Oregano, Cinnamon, Lavender and Flax Seeds. 
  • CBD is a non-psychoactive cannabinoid extracted in high quantities from industrial Hemp.

  • CBD is produced from pressing the whole hemp plant. It is also referred to as a Hemp Extract. 
  • Hemp Seed Oil is not the same thing as CBD oil. Hemp oil is made from Hemp seeds, meaning there is little to no CBD content. 
  • Broad spectrum CBD contains a variety of cannabinoids (including CBD) and terpenes.


What is the Endocannabinoid System (ECS) and why is it important?

The endocannabinoid system is involved in regulating a variety of physiological processes such as immune function, pain-sensation, mood, memory and assists in reducing inflammation. Comprised of cannabinoid receptors endocannabinoid molecules, and their metabolic enzymes, it is a crucial molecular system that the body uses to help maintain homeostasis.

How does CBD work?

All cannabinoids, including CBD, produce effects in the body by attaching to receptors in the Endocannabinoid System. These receptors are found all over our body, including our brain, nervous system, stomach and skin which allows CBD to elicit a healthy balance between mind and body.

What is CBD?

CBD, short for cannabidiol, is a plant compound found in common plants like kale, broccoli, cocoa, and cannabis. CBD occurs abundantly in hemp, which is where we derive the CBD for SoulSpring.

Will SoulSpring have intoxicating effects?

No, Unlike THC, CBD is non-psychoactive.

Can I take ingestible CBD with prescription medications?

Ingestible CBD is known to interact with several medications. Before you start using CBD oil, discuss it with your doctor to ensure your safety and avoid potentially harmful interactions.

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