- What is CBD? Cannabidiol? THC?
CBD and Cannabidiol have the same meaning. Cannabidiol or CBD is a naturally occurring cannabinoid constituent of cannabis. The cannabis plant is made up of many different chemical compounds, cannabinoids. One of these cannabinoids is more popularly known as CBD, which is the non-psychoactive that interacts with the body’s endocannabinoid system to give you the benefits which are well documented globally.
THC (Tetrahydrocannabinol) is the principal psychoactive constituent of cannabis which is another cannabinoid found in the cannabis plant. Less than 0.2% of THC is found in YourHemp CBD products meaning you will never feel the side effects or the ‘high’. Any higher doses of THC are illegal.
- What is CBD Oil, Cannabidiol used for?
YourHemps CBD oil is a food supplement only to help to improve your health and wellbeing. With the ongoing research and constant new studies around the health benefits, we encourage you the user to do your own research and educate yourself on how cannabidiol can benefit you.
- The Endocannabinoid System?
A system of physiology that is constantly maintaining balance at a cellular level in the human body. This was only recently discovered in the past decade.
The Endocannabinoid System is present all through the body and creates cannabinoids all the time to address the imbalances like inflammation, unhealthy cells and nerve disfunction. Their main purpose is always Homeostasis. The two main receptor types, both coupled with G-proteins are CB1 (Receptors found in the brain and reproductive organs) and CB2 (Receptors found in the immune system). These Endo Cannabinoids are what the body produces, like plants who also produces Cannabinoids known as Phyto Cannabinoids – THC and CBD.
THC and CBD are the keys which unlock the bodies Endocannabinoid System through the locks CB1 and CB2.
- How does CBD Work?
CBD is a Phytocannabinoid that is absorbed by the body. CBD cannabinoid collaborates with the bodies Endocannabinoid System and receptors CB1 and CB2 being the most important to improve health and wellbeing. CBD does not give you a psychoactive effect or produce a ‘high’, this is the cannabinoid THC.
- Is CBD tested?
YourHemp CBD products are fully tested to the standard and requirements set by the Cannabis Trade Association. Each product will also contain a batch number which can be identified on each product page.
- Is it legal in the UK?
Yes, CBD is 100% legal in the UK with a maximum THC value 0.2%
- Where does the CBD oils come from?
CBD oils are extracted from Cannabis Sativa plants. When extracted the THC is removed.
Using Supercritical CO2 Extraction under the safest and cleanest method. This is then cooled under high pressure CO2 then the CBD oil is extracted, which results in the purest oil preserving all its qualities.
- Will I get ‘high’?
No, you will not feel any side effects retailed to psychoactive cannabinoid found in cannabis, THC is an illegal substance that causes the ‘high’ effect.
Only a maximum 0.2% is found in YourHemp products which won’t cause any effects.
- Will CBD have an effect with other food supplements or medications?
Please speak to your doctor prior to taking any supplements.
- I don’t understand the different strengths and volumes
Each product will show a measurement of MG and ML.
MG – Milligrams, this is the measurement of weight in CBD to measure the total weight within the bottle, tub, or container.
ML – Millilitre, this is the measurement used to describe the volume of fluid within a bottle, tube or container.
To find out how much CBD per ML is in each product, simply follow the equation below.
CBD / ML = CBD per ML
1800 MG / 10 ML – 180 MG per ML
The higher the MG size and lower the ML the stronger CBD per ML.
- What is the best way to take these products
This will depend on which products you purchase. All YourHemp products provide full instructions on each label on how to take correctly.
- What is the meaning of ‘Full Spectrum Extract’?
Full Spectrum Extract refers to the maintaining of the complex range of captivating compounds in the plant, preserving these natural compounds while removing the impurities.
- Will taking CBD help treat, cure or prevent any illnesses?
All YourHemp products are sold as a food supplement to help aid everyday well-being. YourHemp do not state that these products will treat, cure or prevent any illness.
- What payment methods do you accept?
All payments by MasterCard, Visa, BACS, Maestro, American Express and PayPal are accepted.
- Where is the Hemp sourced?
All hemp products are sourced from organic hemp plantations in western Europe. Specifically, Switzerland, Austria, South Germany and Northern Italy.