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CBD oil

09/08/2021

Exploring the Myth Behind CBD and Belly Buttons

As the use of CBD continues to grow in popularity, a larger number of people are taking it on an occasional and regular basis. The industry is relatively new, which means that there are plenty of users choosing to share their experiences with others. However, while some of these may be completely true, there are also false claims that can circulate, causing a high level of confusion among individuals that are new to CBD.  Here at Holistic Herb, we believe that it’s important for us to take a further look... Read More

09/08/2021

Can Muslims Take CBD Oil?

According to Islamic law, there are a number of strict rules that have been practised as part of the Islamic culture for many centuries, which all Muslims must follow. The word ‘haram’ is used to describe anything that is forbidden in Islamic culture, whereas the word ‘halal’ means that it is permitted. These two words are widely used by the community to categorise food and drink consumption, clothing and cosmetics, along with many other elements of life. As Muslims are only allowed to use products that are halal, there can... Read More

23/06/2021

Cannabinoids: What they are and what their role is

As a trusted provider of high-quality CBD oil here at Holistic Herb, we’re constantly exploring new and existing research that looks into the different effects that the substance may provide and its origin. We do this so that we can continue to provide our customers with the most accurate and up to date knowledge in order for them to make informed decisions when choosing to purchase CBD products for personal use. We cannot make any direct claims regarding any potential medical or health benefits that it could provide to individuals... Read More

18/06/2021

Could CBD oil be used to treat addiction?

Over many decades, users of CBD products have continued to report a varied selection of possible benefits that may be brought about through the consumption of the substance in relation to pain, stress and even appetite. Of course, these benefits may be subjective and require a lot more research in order for us to confirm that they truly exist; however, we will continue to explore these possibilities in order for us to learn even more about the products that we offer, as well as educating our customers on their potential... Read More

18/06/2021

Staying Safe: CBD Oil and Driving

An increasing number of people in the UK have been introducing CBD into their daily routines after hearing of the potential benefits that it could have, and with the current market now worth over £400M, it is highly likely that this is set to increase even further within the next few years. Due to the growing exposure and popularity of the substance, this naturally comes with plenty of questions, both from users as well as those who are interested in CBD and whether or not it could work for them.... Read More

18/05/2021

Can CBD be smoked?

The use of CBD in our society has surged in popularity in recent years, with a huge array of different CBD products now available on the market, with everything from gummies, powders, slow-release patches and even skincare products out there, to name just a few. As it is present in so many different delivery methods, it can be difficult to decide which option to go for, as each one comes with its own list of pros and cons.  Taking CBD oil drops orally is currently the most popular way to... Read More

10/05/2021

Can CBD help with stress?

Health and wellbeing are increasingly important in today’s society. We’re constantly seeking out more natural ways of achieving optimum levels of physical and mental health.  While it has reportedly been used to aid therapeutic purposes over centuries, the use of CBD oil in boosting general health and wellbeing has become much more widespread in recent years. As it has yet to be classified as a food, supplement or cosmetic product, distributors such as ourselves cannot make any direct statement about the impact of CBD. For this reason, it’s important for... Read More

10/05/2021

Could CBD increase your appetite?

Our relationship with food throughout our lives is affected by so many different elements. Genetics play a huge role in how much we eat, as well as an array of environmental factors which also have the power to change our eating habits over periods of time. Of course, a healthy appetite is a fundamental part of our overall physical health, wellbeing and happiness, but could CBD oil help with this? How our appetite works Before we get into exploring the idea of whether CBD could have an effect on our... Read More

30/04/2021

Body Pain: Could CBD oil help?

Body pain is an issue that is likely to be experienced by so many of us throughout our lifetime. Whether the pain is caused by injury, illness or a chronic condition, it’s a feeling that we would prefer to avoid or reduce the effects of where we can.  There are many medications and treatments available on the market that claim to help eradicate or manage body pain; however, the number of natural remedies that allow for safer long-term treatment is extremely limited. CBD oil is a natural substance that has... Read More

26/03/2021

What is bioavailability and why is it important in CBD?

For any substance to have its desired effect once it has been absorbed by the body, it needs to reach systemic circulation in order for it to migrate to different areas to provide them with its benefits. Systemic circulation is what provides the functional blood supply to all body tissue, and bioavailability is extremely important in determining how much of a substance reaches this. This applies to products such as CBD oil too. Bioavailability meaning At a scientific level, bioavailability is essentially a sub-category of absorption. It refers to the... Read More