How does CBD work?
CBD is a term that is coming up a lot more in the health and wellness area. CBD or cannabidiol is a naturally occurring substance that is derived from the hemp plant. It has become the new go to product to relieve anything from anxiety, joint pain to acne and more inflammatory issues. Many studies have shown the possibilities that CBD can help with other issues like sleep, anxiety, and even bowel as well.
The question is how does it actually work? Cannabidiol (CBD) interacts with the endocannabinoid system, which is comprised of receptors that take in CBD and have enzymes break it down. After the enzymes break it down it is then synthesized and is sent through out the whole body to various biological and cognitive processes. Since the endocannabinoid system aids many different areas of the body, the use of CBD can benefit many different issues around the body.
CBD can be consumed orally, or used topically to treat or relief certain conditions or ailments. It all depends on what issues are looking to be relieved or treated. There is a wide array of issues that CBD has been seen to help with but how it effect the body is different from person to person. Many have to turn to it as a natural remedy for help with pain, soreness, anxiety, and more. Each form of CBD has its own helpful properties and possible side effects. Which to use is up to the consumer and what is best for them.
Many have stated that after using CBD in capsule form or tincture form has helped reduce muscle soreness, joint pain, sleep issues and even anxiety issues. When taken orally CBD as more of an effect on the entire body since the endocannabinoid system takes in the CBD and the enzymes through homeostasis to all the body and not one particular area. But one area might feel more effects depending on the dose used and how often the products are used.
If relief in one area is what is needed then a topical is what is recommended. Topicals come in many forms like lotions, balms, creams and even gels. These products are used for instant help for specific problem areas on the body unlikely the oral products. The topicals are recommended for spot treatments whether that be joint pain, muscle soreness, or skin issues. Many have stated that using topicals have helped with arthritic issues and other joint pain and even sore muscles after the gym or long day at work.
Each use of CBD and how it interacts with the endocannabinoid system is different from person to person. CBD can be useful and help with biological and cognitive processes. It is all about finding what works best for the person’s concerns. It’s recommend to do research on what is in the products, what form is the CBD and how much is in each dose of the products. CBD is a natural occurring substance that can be an alternative to conventional medications but research what is right for you. If you have any questions about our products and how they can benefit you please contact us HERE.BACK