Is Hemp organically grown? Is it vegan and completely gluten free?
Hemp is 100% organic because it doesn’t require the use of herbicides or pesticides due to the very nature of the plant. So hemp is not only organic it’s also good for the environment.
Today, more and more people are developing Gluten allergies that can lead to a host of problems. Hemp is naturally gluten free, and can be used as a healthier alternative to gluten based foods like pasta, bread and milk. It’s said to be as adaptable as the soya bean, only without the environmental drawbacks
Yes Hemp is 100% vegan in the sense that at no time during the growth, production or manufacture of this item were any animal products used.
Is hemp good for skin, hair and nails?
Hempseed oil is packed with Omega 3 and Omega 6 fatty acids which are beneficial for maintaining healthy hair, skin and nails.
Is hemp seed oil legal?
Yes, Hemp Seed Oil is Legal.
Should I add Hemp Seed Oil to my diet?
It is safe to add hemp seed oil to one’s diet. Hemp oil is packed with minerals, vitamins and fatty acids that put it in the category of being a super food.
However, if one feels any discomfort after using it one should contact their medical advisor.
What are the hemp seed oil benefits for skin and hair?
Hemp Seed Oil helps in-
Improving immunity, Aids Fat Loss, Helps Lower Cholesterol, Acts as an anti-inflammatory, Brain Tonic, Nourishes Hair and Skin, Improves Vision, Improves Heart
Hemp Seed Oil benefits for skin include-
In acting as an effective moisturizer- Hemp seed oil contains Vitamin A and E, as well as antioxidants that act as an excellent moisturising agent in providing great protection and moisture for dry and tired skin.
It helps to soothe skin rashes- Hemp seed oil is versatile and can be used for a variety of skin ailments like dryness, acne, psoriasis, and eczema. It is loaded with omega 6 fatty acid which helps in reducing redness, itching, and inflammation, leaving the skin hydrated and healthy.
Hemp Seed Oil benefits for hair include-
Hemp seed oil acts as an excellent moisturizer and strengthens hair foricles as well as stimulates hair growth. Due to high levels of essential fatty acids found in hemp seed oil helps in maintaining healthy hair.
Can one cook with Hemp seed oil?
Ideally hemp seed Oil should be used in its raw form, which helps keep its properties intact.
Is Hemp Seed Oil non-comedogenic?
Yes, it is! Hemp Seed Oil does not lead to blocking of pores and is one of the very few multi-purpose skincare oils that is completely non-comedogenic.
Can Hemp control eczema flares?
Any serious health issue needs a proper medical examination and treatment. However, many people who have used hemp oil have reported that it has helped their condition. Since hemp oil contains many vital vitamins such as Vitamin A and E along with essential fatty acids it can assist in providing some relief to aliments like excessive dryness, rashes and even eczema
Is Cannabidiol Oil the same as Hemp Seed Oil?
No. Hemp Seed oil comes from cold pressing the seed of the hemp plant. Hemp seed oil contains healthy fatty acids like Omega 3 and 6, however it does contain trace amounts of Cannabidiol. Cannabidiol oil is the extract from the leaf of the hemp plant which also contains a lot of other beneficial ingredients.
Do Hemp Seeds contain Tetrahydrocannabinol?
No, hemp seeds do not contain any Tetrahydrocannabinol
Do Hemp Seeds contain Cannabidiol?
Hemp seeds have a negligible percentage of Cannabidiol, since Cannabidiol is produced within the flower of the vijaya plant.
Where does Hemp originally come from?
Hemp plant is an indigenous variant of plants found in the region of Himalaya spanning from Kashmir to Assam
What are Hemp Hearts?
Shelled Hemp Seeds are known as hemp hearts.
What are hemp seeds side effects?
No Hemp Seeds or Hemp Hearts have not had any side effects so far because they are a completely natural and a wholesome source of nutrition.
Can Hemp products cause intoxication?
No, Hemp products cannot get one intoxicated because the psychoactive factor that creates a feeling of intoxication Tetrahydrocannabinol is negligible. We ensure that our hemp seeds go through a rigorous cleaning process and carry out several tests on every batch of hemp seed before packaging. We ensure that the minimal traces of Tetrahydrocannabinol present in the product is well within the safety limits and norms.
What is Cannabidiol?
Cannabinoids are powerful compounds that interact with the endocannabinoid system in our bodies
What is the Endocannabinoid system?
The endocannabinoid system is an essential network of receptors that connect the brain to the rest of the body. They effect functions like pain, appetite, moods, anxiety, memory etc.
The body creates its own cannabinoids, called endocannabinoids that helps in regulating those functions. Cannabidiol supplements in keeping the system of receptors to function smoothly. It works in the same manner as taking an extra dose of vitamin C helps to boost our immune system. Similarly, Cannabidiol helps boost and assists the functions of the body’s central regulatory system
Does Cannabidiol get you high?
No Cannabidiol is not a psychotropic substance as it contains zero or minimal trace amounts of the other main cannabinoid that can be found in vijaya leaf extract, namely Tetrahydrocannabinol. The Tetrahydrocannabinol component found in vijaya leaf extract is what leads to the psychoactive effects that are commonly associated with marijuana and can get you high. Cannabidiol products made from Industrial Hemp which legally has to have less than 0.3% Tetrahydrocannabinol and therefore will not lead to a person having a sense of altered reality.
What is the difference between Cannabidiol and Tetrahydrocannabinol?
The vijaya leaf extract constitutes of two primary compounds - Cannabidiol and Tetrahydrocannabinol.
Cannabidiol and Tetrahydrocannabinol are significantly different due to its effect on the person because Cannabidiol unlike Tetrahydrocannabinol does not give a sensation of being intoxicated.
Tetrahydrocannabinol, the psychoactive component of marijuana leads to a feeling of sleepiness or drowsiness and can lead to impairing normal reflexes(a common effect of most strains of marijuana), whereas Cannabidiol has no such effects.
On the contrary when both components react together, Cannabidiol actually works against the effects of Tetrahydrocannabinol by reducing anxiety & stress
How does Cannabidiol work within my body?
Cannabidiol reacts with the body through its interaction with the body’s Endocannabinoid system. When a person consumes Cannabidiol, it interacts with the ECS receptors throughout the body. These receptors are responsible for signalling for pain perception, anxiety, stress, and inflammatory responses. Cannabidiol aids in sending these signals to the brain, thus minimizing unnecessary pain or inflammation. When it comes to its interaction with the Human brain, some studies have shown that Cannabidiol stimulates serotonin pathways in the brain, providing relief for anxiety, depression, and migraine symptoms.
What are some of the side effects associated with Cannabidiol consumption?
Although the consumption of Cannabidiol is generally well tolerated by most consumers, however if one consumes more than prescribed amount or a significant amount of consumption they can experience certain side effects such as:-
Dry Mouth, Diarrhoea, Change in Appetite, Change in Mood, Drowsiness, Nausea, Increased levels of Liver enzymes
Is it legal to consume products with Cannabidiol in India?
Yes, as per certain laws & provisions Cannabidiol is allowed for legal & safe consumption of products with Cannabinoids in India.
Do CannaEase™ products also contain Tetrahydrocannabinol?
Yes, some CannaEase™ products contain some trace amounts of Tetrahydrocannabinol. CannaEase products can only be purchased with prescription. Please refer the product label.