CBD, or cannabidiol, is a compound found in cannabis plants. CBD is one of many compounds, known as cannabinoids, that are found in cannabis. Cannabis contains more than 100 cannabinoids. THC (tetrahydrocannabinol) is the cannabinoid that is responsible for the psychoactive effects of cannabis. CBD does not have any psychoactive properties.
CBD can be extracted from cannabis plants and used on its own or infused into products such as oils, edibles, and topicals. CBD oil is the most popular form of CBD. CBD oils are made by combining CBD with carrier oil, such as coconut oil or hemp seed oil.
CBD edibles are food products that contain CBD. CBD edibles can come in the form of gummies, candies, brownies, cookies, and more.
CBD topicals are products that are applied to the skin. They can come in the form of creams, lotions, balms, and more. Topicals are a great way to enjoy the benefits of CBD without having to ingest it.