What is CBD oil?

Welcome to CBD laid bare. The webs number one resource for everything hemp and CBD.

No doubt you have come across us because you want to know a little more about this naturally occurring miracle plant, which is gaining more and more popularity.

Well, we have an abundance of information available in our knowledge centre. But, to start with let us go through some basics and introduce you to the wonderful world of CBD.


What is CBD?

To put it simply CBD is one of many compounds found in the cannabis sativa plant. In recent years we have found ways to extract compounds from the cannabis plant without the THC (the compound which makes you high).

Cannabis has been used for thousands of years, not only for clothing and paper but also for its medicinal benefits. In more recent years we have now managed to extract the compound(s) which contribute to the plants medicinal purpose as a whole and suspend it in products such as oils, sweets and vape oil.

People all around the world are finding these products are reducing their anxiety, helping with chronic pain and even stopping seizures.So if you do find yourself wondering what is CBD, now you know. Drop over to our knowledge centre to learn more!

CBD oil effects?

CBD oil is known to exhibit many effect. From helping reduce anxiety to stopping seizures. In our knowledge centre we have write ups on the different ways CBD can interact with your body and brain.

Inside our skin, brains and organs we have what is called an ‘endocannabinoid system’.This system is made up of receptors sites CB1 and CB2. When we ingest CBD it reacts within our own bodies system which is what causes the effects of CBD oil.

endocannibinoid system


CBD oil for sale

When buying CBD oil or CBD based products. We always recommend following five rules to make sure you’re getting the right products and not false advertised rip offs.

  1. CBD oil or Hemp oil not Hemp seed oil
  2. C02 extracted
  3. Organically grown
  4. 3rd party tested
  5. Whole plant extract

To see why we recommend these five rules of buying, read our guide HERE.