What is CBD?
Cannabidiol (CBD) is one of the naturally occurring cannabinoids found in the hemp plant. CBD helps reduce chronic pain by working together with the body’s receptors to reduce inflammation. It also has no psychoactive properties so you won’t get high. To learn more about CBD, please visit our Learn page.
Is CBD the same as THC?
CBD and THC are compounds found in the hemp plant. CBD is non-psychoactive, meaning it does not induce a “high” or alter your mental state, effects commonly associated with high-THC strains. CBD is a great choice for someone needing to medicate throughout the day to control pain, inflammation, anxiety, or other chronic conditions.
Does CBD make you high?
CBD does not produce a high or feelings of euphoria. CBD offers users the medicinal benefits of the hemp plant without any of the psychoactive side effects.
Why does CBD work so well with our bodies?
Cannabinoids already exist in your body. CBD is a naturally occurring cannabinoid derived from the hemp plant that works together with the human body’s own cannabinoids, called endocannabinoids. CBD assists the endocannabinoid system in the regulation of homeostasis, the body’s natural state of balance.
Are CBD products legal?
CBD products derived from hemp is federally legal as long as it doesn't contain more than 0.3% THC. All of our products contain CBD oil extracted from the hemp plant and contain less than 0.3% THC, which is within federal limits. To learn more about the legality of CBD, please visit our Learn page.
What if you're pregnant?
When CBD is administered in a topical setting, there isn't enough THC entering the system to be a concern to those who are pregnant. However, we recommend consulting with your physician or healthcare provider to ensure your safety.
What are the side effects of CBD?
Research indicates that negative side effects of CBD are rare and that it is highly unlikely that you will experience any serious harm by taking CBD. Some minor side effects of using CBD include including diarrhea, dry mouth, lightheadedness, fatigue, and changes in appetite and weight. In addition, according to the WHO report, there is no evidence that CBD use leads to abuse or dependence.
Is CBD intended for everyday use?
CBD is non-addictive, non-psychoactive, and it can be used daily.
How frequently should I be using CBD?
That depends on the individual and their health goals and concerns. We recommend that you take it 3 times daily.
Does CBD work for arthritis?
CBD’s pain-relieving and anti-inflammatory properties applied to the skin could help lower pain and inflammation due to arthritis. Our CBD body creams can be used in combination with pain medications and other medicines used to treat arthritis-related pain.
Can CBD help with headaches?
Our CBD body creams applied affected areas can increase circulation and alleviate sore muscles. It also relieves tension, fatigue, neck stiffness and neck pain.
Can CBD be used for acne?
Yes, CBD is a safe and effective acne treatment. CBD’s anti-inflammatory properties work to reduce redness and calm acne-prone skin. It also stops processes known to cause acne, such as excess oil buildup. Our CBD tincture and rollerball are free of fragrance, sulfates, parabens, so it's safe for sensitive skin types.
Can CBD be combined with other pain medications?
Yes, CBD can be combined with other pain medications. CBD oil likely enhances the effects of pain-relieving medications (NSAIDS, ibuprofen, naproxen) and other anti-inflammatory drugs.
Is CBD addictive?
The World Health Organization (WHO) released a report stating there is no evidence that CBD use leads to abuse or dependence. CBD is well tolerated and safe with no serious side effects. Unlike other pain killers, CBD is completely non-addictive.
Are your products vegan?
Yes. Our products do not contain animal byproducts.
Do you test products on animals?
We’re a cruelty-free company, which means we do not test on animals.
What dosage should I be using?
Everybody system is different, and there’s no standard dose of CBD that works for everyone. Start with a low dosage and gradually increase until reaching the desired effect.
How should I store your products?
We recommend storing our products in a cool, dry place to help preserve the potency of the oils and active ingredients. The average shelf life for our products is 2 years but for optimal freshness, we recommend using within the first 6-12 months of purchase.
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What's your return policy?
If you are not fully satisfied with our products, please let us know. We will accept returns and refunds within 30 days of the original ship date. Please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information. Note, the customer is responsible for return shipping costs. When the product is received, we will process a refund. Click here to view Aries Essential’s Return Policy.