CBD (Cannabidiol) is a natural botanical extract of the common hemp plant. CBD compound in Cannabis has demonstrated to have several health and medical benefits for people. Unlike THC, CBD is non-psychotropic and doesn’t cause a high or feeling of being “stoned”.
Discovered in the 1980’s, CBD interacts with the body through the endogenous cannabinoid system (ECS) or endocannabinoid system. The endocannabinoid system helps control everything from mood, cognition, movement, appetite, immune response, sleep, ovulation, and sperm development.
CBD extract is used to produce many different types of products most commonly CBD oils. Other CBD products for sale include liquids, capsules, topical solutions, and eatables. A commonly asked question is hemp CBD legal to sell and purchase. Because CBD Oil from the Hemp plant does not contain illegal amounts of THC it is legal in all 50 states. CBD based products are considered 100% legal and they are considered a dietary supplement by the FDA.