CBD Minute

Cooking with CBD

Let’s Get Cooking with CBD!

While most people who are familiar with CBD have tried tinctures and oils, softgels, gummies, drink mixes or topicals, many have not yet ventured into the world of cooking or baking with CBD. Since CBD comes in the form of oils, it is ideal to be added to many dishes and baked goods. But before just mixing it in to your favorite dish, the oil has to be correctly prepared. To start with, the CBD oil (either full-spectrum or broad-spectrum),...

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CBD and Inflammation

CBD and Inflammation: Understanding the Connection

The verdict is out! A broad range of medical studies have consistently demonstrated that CBD helps to reduce inflammation as well as pain. Interestingly, humans have used hemp for thousands of years for its pain-relieving effects and to reduce inflammation. The Ancient Chinese, Indians, Greeks and Romans all used it to treat people and animals. It was also widely used in the Western world for pain relief, anti-inflammation and relaxation. One of the most common areas in research today is...

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CBD Topicals

Introduction to CBD Topicals

CBD topicals come in a variety of forms including lotions, creams, sprays, roll-ons, and balms. They all essentially work the same way; the main difference is in their application. Lotions and creams go on smoothly and leave little residue on the skin. Sprays are meant to be rubbed into the skin and roll-ons and balms require a more thorough massage around a muscle or joint. CBD topicals work by entering skin cell walls and interacting with CB2 receptors, which...

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