CBD is one of the hundreds of chemical compounds or cannabinoids found in the marijuana or cannabis plants. Being non-psychoactive by nature, unlike THC that causes high sensation, CBD is widely used by many people as pharmaceutical drugs for relieving the symptoms of pain without altering mental condition. The CBD extracted from cannabis plants is used to make CBD oil which can be used for getting various wellness and health benefits like relieving chronic anxiety and pain etc. by diluting it with other oils like coconut oil etc.
Some of the benefits of using CBD in oil form may include:
Since 2900 BC, CBD is traditionally used to relieve pain. Its pain reliving effect has been recently confirmed by many scientists. According to them, the endocannabinoid system or ECS found in human body is involved in controlling a number of functions like response of appetite, sleep, immune system and pain. Your body produces neurotransmitters or endocannbinoids in your nervous system to bind its cannabinoid receptors. The activity of these receptors is influenced when CBD is consumed to help in reducing inflammation, chronic pain by interacting with neurotransmitters.
Reduce depression and anxiety:
Depression and anxiety are common disorders in mental health which can affect overall health of the effected person. The pharmaceutical drugs used to treat depression nod anxiety can cause various side effects like agitation, drowsiness, headache, sexual dysfunction and insomnia etc. it has been proved through various studies that CBD oil used for this purpose has shown positive results on anxiety and depression without any side-effect due to its natural ingredients. It can also be used to treat the problem of insomnia and post traumatic stress disorder safely because it acts on the serotonin receptors of the brain.
Ease cancer-related symptoms:
it has been proved through various studies that CBD can also help in reducing the symptoms of cancer as well as the side effects caused by treating cancer through chemotherapy like vomiting, pain and nausea etc. It is more effective than several other drugs used for relieving distressing symptoms as sometimes they can be ineffective in relieving the symptoms.
Acne is commonly caused due to bacteria, genetics, overproduction of sebum and underlying inflammation in the skin. It has been provide through various studies that CBD can help in treating acne in oil form due to its ability to reduce the production of sebum and anti-inflammatory properties.
Thus, CBD offers a number of health benefits when used in the form of CBD oil.