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MCT vs Hemp Oil vs VG/PG – What do they do?

You’ve probably been curious what the extra ingredients in your CBD products are, what they do, and whether they can affect the quality or effectiveness of whatever products you’re looking to purchase. Aside from any additional flavorings or anything else included nearly ever CBD tincture contains a carrier some type of carrier liquid which is what the CBD is dissolved into when using isolate. MCT Oil: Medium chain triglycerides (MCTs) are partially man-made fats. The name refers to the way the carbon atoms are arranged in their chemical structure. A common source of MCTs is coconut or palm kernel oil, as approximately two-thirds of the fatty acids in it are MCTs. MCT oil is a food-grade oil that acts as...

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Dr. Sanjay Gupta on CBD

Dr. Sanjay Gupta, CNN’s Chief Medical Correspondent is a practicing neurosurgeon and until recent years was a booming voice in the campaigns against cannabis. It came as a huge surprise as Gupta recanted his prior arguments made against the benefits of using cannabis, especially after being behind pieces with titles as straightforward as “Why I Would Vote No on Pot” – published in Time Magazine in 2009. Regardless, Dr. Sanjay Gupta is a welcomed addition to the fight against the disinformation surrounding cannabis. In late 2013 Gupta presented the facts in the first of his two-part documentary about cannabis simply entitled Weed on CNN, the second of which later aired a few months later in March of 2014. In this...

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Finding the Right CBD Dosage

The most common question anyone new to CBD has is – how much CBD should I be taking? With such a simple question one would anticipate to be presented with a straight forward answer but with the wide range of CBD products available in terms of strength it is not as simple as a single recommendation for all consumers. Today we’re going to focus on consuming CBD tinctures and how to help find the proper dosage for anyone new to consuming CBD. When consuming a sublingual the liquid should be dropped under the tongue and held in the mouth without swallowing for around 60 seconds. When CBD oil is consumed sublingually it is absorbed in the mucous membranes making it...

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What's the best way to take CBD? A guide to different methods.

When it comes to CBD there are many questions people have, one of the most asked is what’s the best way to use CBD? With so many options available it can be quite overwhelming, especially since CBD works differently for everyone. For example, some people find vaping CBD the most beneficial while others swear by a topical applied directly to the afflicted area works the best. There is no right or wrong answers, it all comes down to preference of consumption. We’re going to break down the most popular ways of using CBD to help our customers decide what may be right for them.   Vaping / dabbing: One of the most popular ways to consume CBD mainly because of...

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