Hemp vs Marijuana

Hemp vs Marijuana

Hemp vs Marijuana

CBD oil has gained immense popularity in the last few years. Hemp and Marijuana are variants of the same species, Cannabis sativa. Even though they look and smell the same, there are a few significant difference between the two plants. Cannabinoids extracted from both plants have magical health benefits. CBD interacts with the endocannabinoid system and binds to the CB1 and CB2 receptors to reduce pain, inflammation and temperature.


Chemical composition of Marijuana and Hemp

The most significant difference between Marijuana and Hemp is the occurrence of THC. Tetrahydrocannabinol is the primary intoxicating compound. TCH gets people ‘high’ and later the state of consciousness. If the compound contains less than 0.3 percent of THC, it is characterized as Hemp. Any Cannabis plant containing even0,4 percent falls in the category of Marijuana. Hemp has been legalized in Farm Bill passed in 2014.  After the Agriculture Improvement Act of 2018, framers have started growing industrial Hemp following the strict regulations of the government. The hemp plant is used to produce more than 50,000 useful products. One of the most valuable products of the plant is Hemp-based smokes and cigarettes.


Benefits of CBD

Hemp smokes have some quick benefits over the conventional CBD dose extracted from the hemp oil. Some of them are listed below.

Relax with CBD cigarettes

CBD cigarettes are known for a soothing effect on the body and mind of the user. CBD directly reaches the brain through inhalation, creating a calming sensation within no time. With the least quantity of THC, it will not get you high or affect your brain function.


An Anti-inflammatory and pain medicine

CBD is an excellent anti-inflammatory medicine that can help in reducing the symptoms of infection. CBD smoke interacts directly with the neurotransmitters and can help reduce chronic pain. It is a perfect solution for patients of arthritis, cancer and other chronic diseases that cause unmanageable pain. It is also helpful in reducing pain caused by cancer treatments such as radiotherapy and chemotherapy.


Improves cardiovascular health

CBD also reduces the chances of heart diseases by lowering the level of blood pressure and cholesterol. It helps in lowering the chances of plaque formation in the arterial wall of the heart. Less clogging of the arteries ensures proper blood flow to all parts of the body and keeps the heart rhythm regular and constant.

Restores mental health

Cannabinoids are super useful in treating mental health issues like anxiety, depression and addiction. It also helps in reducing the symptoms of ADHD by lowering hyperactivity and impulsiveness. If you are addicted to nicotine, CBD cigarettes are a perfect solution to overcome the addiction. They are safe and have many other health benefits as well. 

Improves Skin health

Skin is the largest organ of the body, and we face many skin related diseases due to pollution, dehydration and sunlight etc. Hemp oil can help in reducing skin problems like Acne, wrinkles and rash.it is also highly effective in reducing the symptom of Psoriasis, a chronic skin disease. Moreover, CBD is an excellent anti-ageing solution as it keeps your skin fresh and elastic for a longer time. Applying CBD ointments on the surface is very useful as the skin has its endocannabinoid system and direct application produces quick results. However, inhaling CBD cigarettes is equally helpful for skin diseases treatments.


Smoking CBD

CBD is available in different forms, such as vapes, pre-rolls, and cigarettes. Smoking CBD is the most effective route of delivery. By inhaling CBD, the substance reaches the brain directly without and hindrance or taking the time and passing through the circulatory system. Smoking Hemp-based CBD is entirely safe and no psychoactive.  Moreover, hemp cigarettes relatively inexpensive than the oral CBD dose and oil.


Wrap up

There are numerous health benefits of Hemp-based CBD oils, and you can use them freely as they are legal and safe. However, if you are fighting any severe health issues, make sure to consult your doctor and take his/her advice.

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