CBD and Me
CBD – is it legal?
We want to make this clear – yes, it is completely legal with many positive outcomes on your body and mind.
Regulations on Hemp and CBD however, are a minefield and ever-changing. Unfortunately there are a lot of products not compliant with UK regulation – so finding reliable, honest and legal source you trust, is very important.
We are proud to say Luna & Leaf are all these things and more.
Hemp and THC
We also lab test each batch of our oils for precise measurements. You can sleep easy knowing every Luna & Leaf bottle contains less than 1mg of THC.
Luna and Leaf products are natural, safe, effective and most importantly, legal.
Hemp extract is the stuff extracted from the Hemp plant itself and contains Cannabidiol (CBD). It contains minerals, like iron, zinc, and potassium. It also contains Vitamin E as well as Omega 3 fatty acids and essential antioxidants.
Cannabinoids occur naturally in the cannabis and hemp plants. Cannabidiol (CBD) is a cannabinoid and the main component of hemp with many beneficial properties. THC is another cannabinoid example which is known for it’s psychoactive effects. THC is only found in trace amounts in hemp extract.
THC is entirely legal to use under current UK laws providing it is under <1mg THC / product.
Both CBD and THC are chemically similar to your body’s own endocannabinoids. This allows them to interact with your cannabinoid receptors. Many people are using CBD oil for sleep and wellness.
CBD and THC have many of the same medical benefits. They can provide relief from several of the same conditions.
In June 2018, the Food and Drug Administration (US) approved Trusted Source Epidiolex, the first prescription medication to contain CBD. It’s used to treat rare, difficult-to-control forms of epilepsy.
Cannabidiol is used to help with other various conditions, such as:
- psychosis or mental disorders
- inflammatory bowel disease
THC is used to help with conditions such as: