No, It wont get you high!
First off—no it won’t get you high—but cannabidiol (CBD) is an anti-anxiety oil that comes from the cannabis plant (aka, marijuana, weed or pot). Medicinal benefits of CBD have been well researched and deemed safe by the World Health Organization. There’s no doubt CBD is a powerful phytochemical with incredible healing potential.
With the legalization of marijuana, cannabis-based products are in the spotlight, and CBD infusions are gaining in popularity, according to Dr. Joshua Zeichner, director of Cosmetic and Clinical Research in the Department of Dermatology at Mount Sinai Hospital in New York.
Here’s why: In addition to its calming properties, CBD has been shown to relieve common skin issues by reducing inflammation and boosting nutrients. Benefits to skin also include powerful antioxidants improved sleep and anti-inflammatory agents that can help treat conditions such as eczema and psoriasis as well as reduce acne
“CBD oil is a great option for all skin types,” Dr. Zeichner says.
As a healing cannabinoid, there are many holistic benefits we can experience from using even a little pure CBD. When added to bath treatments or cooking, it sparks a gentle detox. You’ll enjoy a healthy glow and fewer breakouts.