As the CBD craze continues to take off, a new trend is born. CBD topicals are a different way to take CBD without vaping, dabbing or taking pills or edibles. Just rub it in like any other lotion and enjoy the natural benefits of cannabidiol. It won’t get you high because it contains no THC.
CBD is naturally extracted from hemp plants, the male form of cannabis. Unlike the female specimen, hemp does not contain any THC, so it has no psychoactive properties. It won’t make you paranoid, in fact it does the opposite. CBD has been known to help with anxiety symptoms, to learn more about CBD oils, check out our guide on the best CBD oils for pain and anxiety.
When used in a topical lotion or patch, cannabidiol has been showing promise to help with various issues such as joint pain, acne, dry skin, eczema, psoriasis and muscle soreness etc. Applying CBD topically is a great way to localize treatment, so all of the cannabidiol goes to the right place.
You don’t want to vape or take a pills? No problem. CBD topicals are the perfect way to get your daily dose of CBD anywhere you go. Apply a small amount to desired area, and go on with your life. Some of them are in the form of a salve, while others are more like a typical bottle of lotion. Both are great for treating localized conditions, depending on which kind of topical you prefer.