Is CBD Safe?
- All About CBD
How safe is CBD?
From food supplements to clothing, convenience stores to pharmacies, CBD and hemp are everywhere. Cannabidiol, or CBD, has gained a lot of attention as of recently. And for good reason! All of the benefits and possibilities of CBD have everyone celebrities to doctors buzzing: Is CBD safe? How safe is Kentucky’s Best CBD oil?
Coupling with its new popularity, CBD is currently not regulated by the FDA. This makes consumers even more confused about CBD as a whole. Making many people completely steer away from CBD altogether. This is, after all, something going into your body and it is vital to know what is in your CBD blend.
Consequently, with little to no regulation from the FDA, it can be hard to know if you are getting the highest quality product. CBD is sold as a supplement. Furthermore, the FDA does not regulate the safety and purity of dietary supplements.
How safe is Kentucky’s Best Hemp CBD Oil?
At Kentucky’s Best Hemp we understand that high quality and natural ingredients are what is most important to our customers. Kentucky’s Best Hemp CBD oil contains only three ingredients:
- MCT coconut oil
- Industrial Hemp extract
- Essential oils
We don’t pinch pennies when it comes to quality either. Kentucky’s Best Hemp partners with a premier extractor to extract our CBD oil. Although it costs a little more to use CO2 extraction we find that this gives us a purer product and finer tasting oil.
Many companies have products that do not contain the amount of CBD that is labeled. In addition, some CBD products contain toxic metals and pesticides. At Kentucky’s Best Hemp, a third-party tests our CBD products. You can look up batch numbers on the bottom of your box to view our COAs. COAs (certificate of analysis) report the cannabinoid profile, terpenes, and contaminants such as heavy metals and pesticides.
The state of Kentucky has a unique soil composition that is ideal for harvesting hemp. The fertile soil is deep, well-drained, and extremely productive for growing hemp and as well as other agricultural commodities.
Our 100% organically grown hemp is sourced from 6 Kentucky farmers that have been growing since the pilot program in was introduced 2014. Our exceptional strain of hemp has a very high cannabinoid profile.
In addition to providing quality CBD oil, we want to educate our customers and keep them up to date. With the various trends and consistent news on CBD, it is important to us that our customers stay in the know on all things CBD.
How safe is CBD oil?
The novelty of CBD definitely has people curious about the effects it could have on their individual bodies. From stress relief, inflammation reduction, regulation of sleep/wake cycles, and a sense of calm & focus, CBD’s benefits are abounding.
Slow and steady wins the race when it comes to taking CBD. Start out with a small dose (8-10 mg) and increase your dosage (until the desired effect is achieved) over time.
Newbies to CBD oil may not know how it affects them. It is important for them to understand that it could take 2 to 3 weeks before feeling any effects. If you are not noticing the desired effects try out another strength of the oil. CBD does not appear to have any addictive qualities and has been found to have low toxicity.
Is CBD for me?
When you begin taking anything new you should always consult with your healthcare provider. If you are currently taking any prescriptions talk with your doctor about possible interactions. CBD is not a one size fits all. It can take some time before finding which CBD product is best for you.
**As always check with your healthcare provider before starting your CBD journey.