What is CBD?

What is CBD

CBD also know as Cannabidiol it is a compound (Phytocannabinold) found in the flowers and leaves of the Hemp Plant. It is recognised for its benefits on both human and animal health and is capable of affecting almost every biological process with the body.  It is non-psychotoxic and has an extremely safe profile. Our oil is derived from Organic Hemp Cultivated in the UK 

Is this Marijuana?

Absolutely NOT.  Our product is derived from Hemp Plants, NOT Marijuana.  Hemp and Marijuana are closely connected but not the same.  Hemp contains no more than 0.3% THC(Tetrahydrocannabinol) known as the psychoactive compound that is found in the higher concentration in marijuana. Whereas Hemp has higher levels of CBD (Cannabidiol) and a non-psychoactive compound which is helps to maintain health in humans.

How Does CBD Oil Work?

Within our bodies we have the Endocannabiniod System, in layman’s terms this is a vast network of receptors.  The Endocannabiod System helps our bodies stay balanced and enables us to cope with the external factors and lifestyle choices placed on us in this modern world.  CBD and other Cannabiniods help us stay in good health and supports the bodies processes by fitting themselves into the bodies receptors.





How Will I Feel After Taking CBD Oil?

This will depend on your internal bodies needs. Some people say they feel extremely focused and others say relaxed.  Each individual will feel different effects depending on what is going on internally. The only way to truly answer this question is to give CBD a try.


CBD Side Effects

CBD or Cannabidiol as with any other supplement could cause adverse reactions in some people however the body in general tolerates it well and it is considered safe.  Obviously consult your doctor if you are pregnant or have a medical condition or taking any medications, treat CBD as if you were taking any dietary supplement.


Who Is CBD Suitable For?

As CBD is most know for the following effects on the body:-

• Relaxing

• Focus

• Repair from exercise inflammation

• Help with healthy sleeping cycles

• Relief from everyday stress

We would suggest CBD is suitable for anyone looking to improve in any of these areas, including Dogs !!!


Esoteric Health CBD helps with recovery after exercise


Some Examples of the Benefits of Hemp  :-

Nutrient Rich – It contains Essential Fatty Acids which our bodies do not produce naturally, we have to absorb these Acids through consumption of food.

Non-Psychotoxic – Agricultural Hemp does NOT get you high, however it does help your wellbeing.

Eco Friendly – Nearly every part of plant is usable from food to fuel.  It is reported to have approximately 25,000 uses.  It is also renewable and very fast growing.


Beneficial Effects of CBD

Analgesic (Pain Killer)


Anti- Bacterial



Antiemetic (Preventing Vomiting)





Antispasmodic (Relieves Spams)

Bone Stimulant




Why CO2 Extraction?

By extracting through chemical free C02, we provide an environmentally friendly method of producing the oil.  As opposed to the alternative which would be to use harsh chemical solvents.  Chemical free C02 extraction this ensures product stability and quality.


Product Manufacturer

We manufacturer based in the use a renowned you who meet and exceed the GMP Code of Practice and ISO9001:2000 Quality Accredited, as well as manufactured to comply with the Food Supplements (England) Regulations 2003 which came in to effect on the 1stAugust 2005 and comply with all MHRA regulations.


Which CDB product is best for you

This would be what suits you and your lifestyle. Whether Oils, Capsules, Cream or Skin Balms try them and go with which you prefer.


How do I decide on which product and how much do I take?

We would normally suggest starting the lower strength oils and take the recommended dosage supplied with the product take this for a 4 – 6 week period, if you feel it has not met your wellness needs look to increase the strength accordingly.


Broad Spectrum or Isolate?

Hemp has over 400 compounds like CBD, it also has phytocannabinoids, terpeniods, terpenes and flavonoids.  These work together to heighten the positive effects of cannabidiol (CBD) hence why we believe the broad spectrum extract would be our first choice. However some people prefer straight 100% CBD or Isolate, the choice is yours.

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