Frequently Questions

Below are frequently asked questions regarding CBD

What is CBD?

Cannabidiol, abbreviated to “CBD”, is one of approximately 115 “phytocannabinoids” naturally occurring in hemp (cannabis) plants.

What are cannabinoids?

Cannabinoids are a diverse group of chemical compounds naturally found in the human body & animals (endo-cannabinoids) and also in cannabis plants (phyto-cannabinoids).

How do cannabinoids work?

Cannabinoids interact with receptors of the Endocannabinoid System (ECS) in the body to restore a normal state of healthy balance.

Is CBD Psychoactive?

No, CBD present in all strains of hemp is not a psychoactive compound—CBD will not get you high (unless it contains THC). A good quality tested CBD product that is THC-free should not cause you to fail a drug test.

Is CBD Legal?

On 20th December 2018 the Farm Bill declared that all “hemp” extracts (CBD) are legal agricultural products provided that they contain <0.3% THC

What is isolated CBD?

In chemistry, to “isolate “means to separate (a substance) into its purest form, free of other compounds. Isolated CBD is pure CBD without the presence of other cannaboids or terpenes.

Why do you add Organic Essential Oils to your CBD formulas?

My Releaf CBD products include unique blends of organic 100% pure essential oils, working in combination with CBD and other components of the whole hemp extract, to create a more potent entourage effect.