Posted on December 5, 2022 by Allen Brown
CBD has been around for a while, and many have grown to love and rely upon the hemp-derived compound. In the past couple of years, some CBD manufacturers have branched out and started selling various other products from hemp. Delta-8 is one of the most famous examples.
But what is delta-8, and can you combine delta-8 products with CBD? Here’s what you need to know.
What Is CBD?
CBD is a non-intoxicating compound that hemp plants and some cannabis strains produce in significant quantities. Unlike its psychoactive cousin, THC, CBD will not get users high. However, proponents say it helps them relax and has many other potential benefits.
In 2018, the Hemp Farming Act legalized the cultivation of industrial hemp with a delta-9 THC content under 0.3%. This led to a boom in the CBD market, and it is now possible to buy a huge variety of products, including oils, gummies, vapes, capsules, creams, and more.
People use CBD to maintain optimal well-being, support healthy sleep cycles, manage daily stressors, and relieve physical pain.
It has antioxidant, anti-inflammatory, and neuroprotective properties due to its influence on the body’s innate endocannabinoid system. This system is responsible for many crucial biological functions, such as regulating mood, sleep, appetite, and immunity.
What Is Delta-8?
Delta-8 is another hemp-derived compound. It is a form of THC but is less potent than delta-9 THC, the primary intoxicating…