Curious about hemp oil?


Hemp Oil 101

· Endocannabinoid system (ECS): considered the 12th system of the body, group of receptors most abundant in brain and immune system

o Responsible for sleep, relaxation, inflammatory responses, cognitive ability

o ECS is fueled by endocannabinoids

o Hundreds of types of endocannabinoids (cbd is one of those)

o Act on brain receptors to alter neurotransmitter release

o We can become deficient in endocannabinoids = alters how we feel

-Stress= major contributor!

-Low levels: implicated in several disease states (fibromyalgia, anxiety/depression, IBS, migraines) 

· Hemp: considered a phytocannabinoid (plant-based)

o Serves as a replacement to the endocannabinoids, helping with the deficiency

· Benefits

o Helps provide balance of body systems to help with sleep, appetite, pain, inflammation, immune system, mood, and memory

o Boosts endorphins, serotonin and other neurotransmitters, regulates glutamate levels, indicated in memory disease states

· What to look for in a hemp oil

o Full spectrum: derived from whole plant

-Many brands isolate only the CBD cannabinoid

o USDA certified organic

-The plant will take up whatever is in the soil it’s grown in = YOU also take that in (ex: roundup)

o Water soluble

 Important for maximum absorption

o Low THC

· Side Effects:

o May cause tiredness, diarrhea, changes in weight or appetite

o May cause initial detox symptoms

· Before Taking:

o Consult your doctor if you are pregnant, breastfeeding, child/adolescent, on other medications altering neurotransmitter levels

o Do not stop prescribed medications without talking to your doctor



Topical 2 oz :$140 plus tax

Oral 1 oz: $140 plus tax

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