A Brief History of Cannabis Use

December 10th, 2019 by Elixinol

Our brief history of cannabis discusses some of the more notable events in the cultivation and use of Cannabis sativa. Read more about some notable people who used throughout history.

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CBD capsules and what they contain

December 3rd, 2019 by Elixinol

CBD oil capsules are one of the easiest and most convenient ways to get CBD into your system. Learn more about capsules and what they contain.

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3 Reasons Why CBD Didn’t Work for You Last Time

November 26th, 2019 by Elixinol

Cannabidiol (CBD) requires little or no introduction these days, as it has been dubbed a “miracle drug” that could help fix a wide range of issues. CBD boasts a lot of therapeutic benefits such as helping to alleviate pain, helping reduce inflammation, aiding in the control of seizures, helping with anxiety reduction and sleep improvement. So, it’s no surprise that almost everyone is looking for a quick CBD-fix these days – and also that some thought CBD didn’t work for them when they tried it.

Here are three mistakes you’ve probably been making with CBD that’s hindering you from benefiting from it:

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What’s the difference between CBD and THC in cannabis?

November 19th, 2019 by Elixinol

As you’ll know if you’ve already read our What Is CBD Oil article there are some major scientific differences between cannabis and CBD (cannabidiol). Despite coming from the same plant – cannabis sativa – they are different compounds.

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Full Spectrum CBD oil extraction

November 12th, 2019 by Elixinol EU and UK

The burgeoning hemp and CBD oil industry shows no sign of slowing down, and why would it? With the industry now worth billions of dollars in Europe alone and the modern day fascination with all things organic this 100% natural remedy is not only the therapeutic product for today but also of the future. First of all here’s a some basic facts about Full Spectrum CBD oil.

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CBD Oil for Seniors: Wellness Support for the Golden Years

October 29th, 2019 by Elixinol

CBD can be used as a dietary supplement that can support the ECS, which is the body’s “master regulator” and allowing you to better maintain a state of homeostasis (or stability) within the body. Homeostasis can keep you healthy and feeling great, so it’s important for people of all ages.

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The Ultimate Guide to Hemp CBD Results and Uses

October 8th, 2019 by Elixinol

If you’ve ever wondered about this rising-in-popularity supplement and what it can mean for you, keep reading; in this ultimate guide, we’re going to go over everything you need to know about hemp CBD, including possible results you could see and how to get them.

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What’s the Difference Between Water-Soluble CBD vs. CBD Water?

October 1st, 2019 by Elixinol

Water-soluble CBD and the term “CBD water” are sometimes used interchangeably, but they don’t actually refer to the same thing. Let’s take a look at the difference between them.

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Is Hemp CBD Oil Gluten Free? What You Need to Know

September 17th, 2019 by Elixinol

It’s a question that’s increased in popularity over the past decade: is it gluten free? And now it’s being asked about CBD oil.

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Known and Potential Side Effects of Cannabidiol (CBD)

September 10th, 2019 by Elixinol

CBD has few side effects and is considered a safe substance to take. These are the known side effects of CBD.

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Full-Spectrum, Broad-Spectrum, and Isolate CBD: The Differences Explained

September 3rd, 2019 by Elixinol

As more and more CBD products emerge, we’ve found that there’s quite a bit of confusion amongst consumers as to which kind of CBD they should choose.

There are three different varieties of CBD products, which include full-spectrum CBD, broad-spectrum CBD, and CBD isolate.

Wondering which one is right for you? Let’s take a closer look at each of your three options.

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The Health Risks of THC: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly

August 27th, 2019 by Elixinol

Tetrahydrocannabinol, or THC, is the substance in the cannabis plant that makes you high. It’s probably the most recognized compound in this plant, and also the most controversial, as studies show potential health risks of THC on the brain and body.

Some say THC’s positive influence on humans doesn’t outweigh the risks and side effects linked with consuming it. Others consider the compound’s psychoactivity a good thing and support the medical and recreational use of products containing THC.

So is THC good or bad for humans? Let’s take a deep dive into exactly what THC is, how it impacts CBD oil, and what it means for you.

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Are CBD and Hemp Oil Safe During Pregnancy?

August 20th, 2019 by Elixinol

Many expectant mothers are interested in the concept of turning to hemp or CBD products during pregnancy in order to control the signature unpleasant symptoms that come along with it. But since medical professionals do not recommend the use of CBD during pregnancy, is hemp oil safe?

We’ve deconstructed some of the conversations surrounding CBD oil and pregnancy, plus a few pieces of research that has been conducted so far. Let’s jump in.

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CBD Oil Extraction Techniques: What You Need to Know

August 6th, 2019 by Dr. Philip Blair, MD

These days, everyone seems to be talking about CBD oil. But are they asking questions about the CBD extraction methods being used in the production of the products they purchase?

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CBD and Sleep: How to Get Better Sleep Without Sleep Aids

July 30th, 2019 by Elixinol

Many people ask the question: How can I get better sleep? We recommend trying CBD oil as a sleep enhancer. Studies have shown that CBD oil can help you get better sleep. Learn more about the effects of CBD on your sleep.

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What Should You Know About YOUR CBD?

July 16th, 2019 by Elixinol

There’s been a lot of buzz lately about cannabidiol, or CBD, as a health supplement that can be used for a myriad of purposes. Because CBD affects the endocannabinoid system, which in turn affects many of the body’s other major systems, it’s no surprise that pre-clinical research shows that CBD’s properties can help the body in numerous ways. Because CBD’s effects on the body are potentially quite widespread, it is important for anyone purchasing CBD oil to know as much as possible about the product. Here are some questions to consider.

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How to Use CBD Tinctures: What You Should Know

July 2nd, 2019 by Elixinol

CBD tinctures are a great way to incorporate full-spectrum CBD oil into your everyday life. They’re versatile and potent, and they can be used in a variety of different ways.

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CBD vs. THC: Will CBD Get You High?

June 18th, 2019 by Elixinol

CBD and THC are the two most familiar cannabinoids, each interacting with the endocannabinoids system (ECS) in unique ways. THC is well-known for the “high” it produces, what about CBD? What’s the difference between CBD and THC?

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What is Full-Spectrum CBD Extract?

June 11th, 2019 by Elixinol

Elixinol’s hemp CBD extract products are made with full-spectrum CBD. So what does that mean?

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CBD Terpenes: Their Role and What They Are

May 21st, 2019 by Dr. Philip Blair, MD

by Dr. Philip Blair, MD – In the world of CBD, we speak and write often about the compounds that naturally occur in the industrial hemp plant, like cannabinoids and terpenes. But what are CBD terpenes, and what is their role?

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