We present you ESSENZ - new, CBD oil based products in our offer!
ESSENZ is our new brand, compementing our offer with multi-functional products based on CBD oil. And what realiy is CBD?
Cannabidiol or CBD is a compound found in cannabis, which, unlike THC, has no psychotic effect. Although this compound does not cause the so-called "high" it definitely caused a great stir in medical environments, therapists as well as among those suffering from many diseases, which CBD can bring so long-awaited relief or support current treatments for diseases such as chronic pain, neoplastic diseases, Crohn's syndrome, diabetes, rheumatoid arthritis, post-traumatic stress disorder, cardiovascular disease, anxiety, antibiotic-resistant infections, schizophrenia, depression and many more. CBD works in the human body on many levels, affecting many processes occurring in it. Pre-clinical and clinical studies conducted so far, show that CBD has a strong anti-inflammatory, antioxidant, anti-epileptic, anti-depressant, antipsychotic, neuroprotective effect and leads to the reduction of tumors. CBD can modify gene expression and remove amyloid plaques from nerve cells that are responsible for the development of neurodegenerative diseases such as Alzheimer's.
What is the difference between hemp and cannabis?
The main difference is the permissible THC content in the plant. Cannabis is characterized by high concentrations of THC, while the permissible content of THC in hemp varies depending on local legislation from max.0,2% to 0,6%. Cannabis sowing, apart from being a source of legal CBD oil, also constitute material in many branches of industry, eg in the paper, textile, food and even construction industry.
Is CBD safe?
Yes. CBD is a safe substance. Previous studies, both on humans and on animals, have shown that CBD is a safe compound to use, which also increases its therapeutic potential. CBD was also examined for side effects - no major effects were found except for the slowdown and nausea. Daily doses up to 1500 mg were well tolerated by humans. CBD does not cause narcotic effects in the case of humans and animals. CBD may interact with drugs. CBD is metabolized using the cytochromatic P450 enzymatic system. Therefore, it may affect the increase or decrease in blood levels of metabolites of drugs broken down in the liver.
Is CBD oil legal in my country?
Products containing hemp derived CBD are legal in most european countries (if THC level is under 0,2%). When it comes to non-eu states please check Your local hemp legislation.