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Curating a CBD Range: A Q&A With CUBID CBD

We spoke to Katie from CUBID CBD all about their specialist range of CBD beauty products and how to choose the right products for your needs and routine.

27th November 2020
What Drugs Should Not Be Taken With CBD?

In this blog, we take a look at the current research and thinking on which drugs should not be taken with CBD.

23rd November 2020
CBD for Migraines: The Current Research

Migraines can be extremely painful and debilitating. In this blog, we take a look at the current research and thinking on CBD for migraines.

17th November 2020
What are CBD Gummies and How Do They Work?

CBD gummies have become extremely popular over the past few years as a tasty way to get a daily dose of CBD, so we explore what they are and how they work.

10th November 2020
CBD and Honey: A Q&A With The Beemine Lab

We spoke to the team at The Beemine Lab all about the link between bees and the cannabis plant, as well as their advice for people who are choosing a CBD product.

23rd October 2020
Does CBD Make You Feel Relaxed?

CBD has become a big trend in recent years, with many speaking about their positive personal experiences. We look at whether CBD makes you feel relaxed.

20th October 2020
When Should You Take CBD for Sleep?

In this blog, we take a look at when you should take CBD for sleep, which all depends on how CBD affects you personally.

13th October 2020
Q&A with Beliebis UK, A British, Family-Run CBD Company

We spoke to Chris Roberts from Beliebis UK all about their product range and what to look out for when you are buying CBD.

8th October 2020
How to Use CBD Oil for Anxiety

There are many different types of CBD and it’s important to find the optimal format and dosage for you. We take a look at how to use CBD oil for anxiety.

30th September 2020
Premium Products and Rigorous Testing: A Q&A with CHOICE CBD

We spoke to CHOICE CBD all about their dedication to quality and their rigorous testing processes which ensure premium products that customers can trust.

28th September 2020
A Complete Guide to CBD Beauty Products

In this guide to CBD beauty products, we take a look at the different formats, why they are popular, and why you might want to consider using them.

22nd September 2020
Get Well, Not High: A Q&A with Swiss Original Cannabis

We spoke to Jan Bo Timming, the founder of Swiss Original Cannabis, all about his motivation for starting a CBD company.

21st September 2020
CBD Oil for the Menopause: The Current Research

Most women will experience menopausal symptoms at some point in their lives, so we explore the current research on using CBD oil for the menopause.

15th September 2020
Embracing a Life Enhanced by Nature: A Q&A with Grass & Co.

We spoke to Ben Grass, the co-founder of Grass & Co. all about their botanical CBD products and the importance of building a trustworthy CBD brand in the UK.

8th September 2020
The European Commission Considers Labelling CBD as a Narcotic

We look at the consequences of the European Commission potentially reclassifying CBD as a narcotic, particularly how this may affect the UK CBD market.

1st September 2020
CBD / legal / law / regulation / UK / EU / novel food
CBD as an Alcohol Alternative: A Q&A With Kolibri Drinks

We spoke to Kamila Sitwell, co-founder of Kolibri Drinks, about why CBD cocktails are a valuable alternative to alcohol, as well as the Smart Cap technology that makes their drinks unique.

25th August 2020
CBD for Stress: The Current Research

In this blog, we look at who might suffer from stress, the current research on CBD for stress and how it might help you on a daily basis.

18th August 2020
CBD for City Living: A Q&A With AVER

In this edition of the brand spotlight, we spoke to George from AVER, a premium CBD and lifestyle brand launched to return people to a state of balance in their hyper-connected lives‭.‬

11th August 2020
The History of CBD in the UK and Around the World

We run through the history of CBD in the UK (and around the world) to help you understand the buzz around this natural compound.

6th August 2020
Who Regulates CBD in the UK?

There have been discussions surrounding the safety of the CBD market, but who actually regulates CBD products in the UK? We explore this in more detail.

28th July 2020
CBD / legal / law / UK / EU / regulation / novel food
CBD for an active lifestyle: A Q&A with George Kruis and Dominic Day from fourfivecbd

We spoke to George Kruis and Dominic Day, two experienced professional rugby players who used their passion for active lifestyles to create fourfivecbd.

22nd July 2020
CBD Oil for Psoriasis: The Current Research

In this blog, we take a look at the current research on cbd oil for psoriasis and the different ways you could use it if you wanted to give it a try.

21st July 2020
Swiss Skincare Science: A Q&A With VIRISENS

We spoke to Théodora from VIRISENS about the science behind their cosmetics and why CBD is such a valuable ingredient in skincare.

15th July 2020
A Complete Guide to CBD-Infused Drinks

We run through the different types of CBD-infused drinks including soft drinks, hot drinks and alcohol, and the reasons people are choosing them.

14th July 2020
Exploring Different CBD Formats: A Q&A With Cannacares

We spoke to Lewis from Cannacares about the different CBD formats that are available, as well as why CBD is important in our society.

6th July 2020
When Was CBD Made Legal in the UK?

In this blog, we look at when CBD was made legal in the UK and explore the history of UK CBD law in more detail.

30th June 2020
CBD / legal / law / UK / EU / hemp / regulation / novel food / THC
Does CBD Help with Muscle Recovery?

Muscle soreness after exercise is a common problem for people who exercise regularly. We look at whether CBD could help with muscle recovery.

22nd June 2020
The Rising Popularity of CBD in the Food Industry

In this blog post, we take a look at the rising popularity of CBD-infused food and drink in the UK and across the globe.

14th June 2020
CBD / CBD oil / edibles / cannabis
Will CBD Oil Be Legal in the UK After Brexit?

We answer your question of whether CBD is still legal in the UK after Brexit and outline how Brexit could impact the CBD industry.

3rd June 2020
CBD / CBD oil / legal / law / regulation / UK / EU / hemp / THC / novel food
Using Nature’s Secret Ingredients: A Q&A With ALPINOLS

We spoke to Eva from ALPINOLS, a Swiss-based CBD producer, about the process of organic hemp cultivation and what makes them and their products unique.

1st June 2020
CBD Oil for Sleep: The Current Research

In this blog, we take a look at the current research on using CBD oil for sleep, how it works, and some examples of people who have found success with it.

18th May 2020
CBD Skincare: Benefits and What to Know

In this blog, we look at what to know about this product type and the CBD skincare benefits that people have found when using it.

11th May 2020
Requirements for Importing CBD into the UK

In this blog, we take a look at the regulations and requirements for importing CBD into the UK, as well as cannabis-based medicines.

28th April 2020
CBD / legal / law / regulation / UK / hemp / THC / novel food / EU
CBD Oil for Arthritis: The Current Research

In this blog, we take a look at the current research on CBD oil for arthritis to see whether it could be used to manage the pain associated with this condition.

20th April 2020
What Are Terpenes and Why Are They Important?

Terpenes are an interesting part of the cannabis plant so we take a look at what terpenes are and why they are important in the context of CBD.

14th April 2020
CBD Packaging Requirements in the UK

It can be confusing to know exactly what you need to put on your CBD product labels so we take a look at the CBD packaging requirements in the UK.

1st April 2020
How Does CBD Affect the Endocannabinoid System?

We explore the relationship between the endocannabinoid system and CBD, including what it is, how it works and what effects it has on your body.

25th March 2020
What to Look for When Buying CBD Oil

It’s important to know what to look for when buying CBD oil so that you end up with a product which works for you and your needs.

12th March 2020
Novel Food Regulations and CBD in the UK

In this blog, we look at the definition of a novel food, how it links to CBD products, and how the UK CBD market will be affected by novel food regulations.

25th February 2020
CBD Oil for Back Pain: The Current Research

In this blog, we take a look at some of the current research around CBD oil for back pain and how people are using it.

17th February 2020
A Guide to the Different Types of CBD

We’ve put together a guide to the different CBD product types and formats so that you can get an idea of what you’d be interested in trying.

3rd February 2020
CBD Advertising Laws in the UK

Since it is a confusing area in terms of market regulation, we’ve put together some information about the current CBD advertising laws in the UK.

28th January 2020
cbd / legal / law / regulation / uk
CBD Oil for Dogs: The Current Research

We’ve taken a look at the current research on CBD oil for dogs so that you have all the information you need.

14th January 2020
Is Hemp Oil Legal?

If you’ve been wondering whether hemp oil is legal, we’ve outlined some of the stipulations and details surrounding this question.

23rd December 2019
cbd / cbd oil / hemp / hemp oil / legal / law / regulation / uk
What is a CBD Tincture?

What is a CBD tincture? In this guide, we outline what it is, why it’s different to CBD oil, how it’s applied and what it can be used for.

17th December 2019
cbd / cbd oil / tincture / dosage / usage
How to Choose the Right CBD Product

This guide on how to choose the right CBD product helps you understand the different benefits, formats, dosages and more so you can make an informed choice.

9th December 2019
Does CBD Get You High?: Busting the Myth

In this blog, we’re answering the question ‘does CBD get you high?’ so that you can be a little more informed about its effects on your mind and body.

27th November 2019
cbd / cbd oil / THC / cannabis / hemp / effects / legal
Can You Fly With CBD Oil?

One of the increasingly common questions we are asked is: can you fly with CBD oil? And, it’s a little more complicated than a simple yes or no answer.

19th November 2019
cbd / cbd oil / THC / cannabis / hemp / legal / law / regulation / UK
What is Full-Spectrum CBD and Is It Right for You?

We’ve put together a brief guide to explain what full-spectrum CBD is and how it differs from other types of CBD products.

12th November 2019
What Are the Side Effects of CBD Oil?

It’s important to know about the side effects of CBD oil when you start using it as a supplement. We look at the latest research in this area.

22nd October 2019
cbd / law / legal / regulation / uk / thc
Is It Legal to Grow Hemp in the UK?

If you’ve been asking whether it’s legal to grow hemp in the UK, we’ve put together a guide on the circumstances in which you can grow this plant.

15th October 2019
hemp / law / legal / regulation / uk / cbd / thc / cannabis
Is CBD Oil the Same as Hemp Oil?

Hemp seed oil and CBD oil can be confused with one another. In this blog, we take a look at what hemp oil actually is and how it is different to CBD oil.

6th October 2019
cbd / cbd oil / hemp / hemp oil / cannabis / thc
Where is CBD Legal Around the World?

If you’re wondering which counties CBD is legal in, we take a brief tour across the continents to give you a few examples of where CBD is and isn’t legal.

3rd October 2019
cbd / cbd oil / legal / regulation / thc / law / hemp
What is THC and How Is It Different to CBD?

THC (tetrahydrocannabinol) is one of the many cannabinoids that can be found in cannabis plants. Read about what THC is and how it differs from CBD.

24th September 2019
thc / cbd / cannabis / effects / treatment
CBD Oil for Anxiety: The Current Research

In this blog, we take a look at the current research around CBD oil for anxiety to see whether it really can be used as an effective treatment.

19th September 2019
CBD Law in the UK: What's the Situation?

What is the CBD law in the UK? We take a look at the legal status of this compound, and the situations in which you can consume, buy or produce CBD products.

18th September 2019
cbd / legal / law / regulation / uk / hemp / thc
What is CBD Oil?: A Beginner’s Guide

CBD oil is a concentrated liquid extract produced from the Cannabis savita plant family. We look at its history, how it’s used and its increasing popularity.

17th September 2019
Exploring the Potential Benefits of CBD Oil

It is claimed that CBD oil has a number of benefits, relating to both mental and physical health. We take a look at current research and individual experiences.

23rd August 2019
Can CBD Lower My Blood Pressure?

While the research is still in its early stages, there are some promising signs that CBD can lower blood pressure, potentially having an impact on heart conditions.

5th August 2019
CBD Oil Dosage: How Much Should I Take?

When you first purchase CBD oil, one of the things you may be wondering is how much you should take for the correct dosage.

4th August 2019
cbd oil / dosage / usage
Does CBD Show Up on a Drug Test?

One question that we often get asked is ‘does CBD show up on a drug test?’. In theory it shouldn’t, but there are some complicated factors involved.

4th August 2019
How Do You Use CBD Oil for Pain?

If you’ve been wondering how to use CBD oil for pain, this blog will outline its potential pain relief benefits and the best method of application

10th July 2019
How Does CBD Make You Feel?

A commonly asked question is: ‘how does CBD make you feel?’. That’s why we’re looking at the impact CBD could have on your mental and physical wellbeing.

1st June 2019
How Long Does It Take for CBD to Take Effect?

The time it takes for you to feel the effects of CBD will vary depending on method of application and external factors, all of which we have explored in this blog.

13th August 2017

Choosing the right CBD product

We understand it can be quite daunting when choosing your first CBD product so have a read of our handy guide to help you choose the product that’s right for your needs.

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