What is the difference between CBD and Hemp Extract?
CBD oil and hemp extract are typically synonymous—and, just to add to the confusion, are also referred to as plain old hemp oil. Hemp extract is specifically elicited from those parts of the hemp plant known to have high levels of cannabidiol, which provides all the anti-inflammatory and analgesic benefits.
What is CBD oil?
CBD (Cannabidiol) is one of the 150+ naturally occurring Phytocannabinoids found in certain strains of hemp and in all cannabis plant strains. It is legal in many places around the world and is used to promote overall well-being, and to help with post workout recovery.
What is Hemp Oil?
Hemp Oil, comes from the Cannabis Sativa plant seeds. The process of obtaining hemp oil is through a process called cold-pressing. By cold-pressing the hemp oil it helps maintain the integrity and pureness of the seed oil. You can tell if a hemp oil product is genuinely from the seeds because the ingredients will say hemp seed oil. Tests have shown that there are no cannabinoids (CBD & THC) present in the seeds of the hemp plant
What is THC?
Delta-9 THC is largely responsible for the psychoactive effects of cannabis. THC can build up in the body and can result in failed drug tests over time. HempPower products contain a federally-compliant presence of THC under 0.03%
Full spectrum CBD implies an extract of the ‘full plant’–that’s CBD along with all the hemp plant’s other natural cannabinoids, flavonoids (i.e. plant pigments), and terpenes, the aromatic components of a plant’s essential oils that are also known to have a therapeutic benefit. Of course, ‘full plant’ also means trace amounts of THC may be included (i.e. you may not pass a drug test if you take this).
Broad-spectrum CBD is basically full-spectrum CBD but with all traces of THC removed. It’s a top choice for those who can’t have or really don’t want any traces of THC is their system.
As for isolate extracts, this is the product of choice for CBD purists. These products have all traces of THC, terpenes, flavonoids, and more removed during the extraction process, so that all that remains is pure CBD.
Is it safe to use while pregnant?
While we use natural ingredients not intended to be harmful, we always recommend you consult your doctor before use.
What are cannabinoids?
Cannabinoids (e.g., THC and CBD) are the chemical compounds secreted by cannabis flowers that provide relief to an array of symptoms including pain, nausea, anxiety, and inflammation.
What is the Entourage Effect?
The Entourage Effect results when the many components within the cannabis plant interact with the human body to produce a stronger influence than any one of those components alone.
Can CBD get me high?
No, it cannot. CBD is a phytocannabinoid that is non-psychotoxic (it does not result in feelings of euphoria) and has a remarkable safety profile. What delivery systems are your CBD Formulas available in? HempPower.com CBD is available in liquids, Non-GMO soft gels and also as a convenient spray.