This stuff reeked of sickly sweet concentrated orange, like the worst-flavored Starburst. It was sticky, and it didn’t absorb or rub in, so all I could do was apply, plug my nose and wait for it to soak in. I didn’t want to be a believer, but it actually did help.
Alissa Maya Meredith is one local small business owner who’s ventured into the wide world of CBD with her company Akasha Apothecary. With her love of gardening and background in cannabis farming, Maya Meredith created Akasha Apothecary’s CBD products to relieve and heal in a more holistic, natural way—that also smells good.
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“The unregulated products that are available in some places are not U.S.-grown. The quality of that isn’t necessarily the same as locally grown CBD in the medical dispensaries and stores,” Malo says. “The purity—what it might be contaminated with—is unknown for a lot of non-U.S.-sourced products that are popping up in unregulated places or the internet.”
“I wanted people to know what mainstream products actually do to their skin. I used ‘natural’ products and had an adverse reaction, and so who do you call? The 800-number? Or email Johnson & Johnson?” she says. “You are just another number on a list of people who have had similar experiences. That’s scary.”
A recent study by the National Center for Biotechnology Information found that nearly 70 percent of CBD products purchased online were inaccurately labelled. It’s because of this unknown that small businesses like Akasha Apothecary are combating mass production with local, organic ingredients.
What is CBD? Cannabidinol, better known as CBD, has become one of the most popular health aids on the market today. Scientific studies emphasize its wide range of benefits, from managing chronic pain, to an aid in dealing with anxiety. But what is CBD, exactly.
Papa and Barkley’s Releaf tinctures provide a wonderful option for whole body healing. Their 30:1 CBD-rich tincture is made with MCT oil, which has been shown to metabolize the cannabinoids quicker but why should you take CBD with a little THC? Well, think of THC as.
What is so great about Papa & Barkley’s 30:1 CBD-rich tinctures?
Nitro Cookies is a hybrid strain crossed between Gasmask and Animal Cookies. This strain grows into dense, frosty green buds with bright orange hairs. True to its Animal Cookies lineage it has a sweet, skunky aroma that will impress any consumer. Sweet, Skunky.