Elements of Green: CBD FAQ

  • New, Shopping For Or Have Questions About CBD?
  • Why Shop At Elements Of Green For CBD Products?
  • What is CBD?
  • What Are Cannabinoids?
  • What Is Full Spectrum CBD Oil?
  • What Is Broad Spectrum CBD Oil?
  • What Is CBD Isolate?
  • What Is The “Entourage Effect”?
  • Will CBD Products Provide Me With A “High Feeling”?
  • THC Drug-Test Results?
  • How Will I Feel After Taking CBD Products?
  • Does CBD Have Any Common Side Effects?
  • Is CBD Natural?
  • Is CBD Gluten Free or Vegan?
  • What Is The Best Way to Take CBD?
  • What Is The Best CBD Serving Size??
  • Will CBD Cure My Ailment?
  • I Am New To CBD, What Should I Try First?
  • What Are CBD Topicals For??
  • Am I able to add CBD to Food and Beverages?
  • Which Products Do You Recommend?
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    New, Shopping For Or Have Questions About CBD?

    The Elements of Green team is here to help! We have compiled frequently asked questions to help educate and guide consumers towards the best lab tested and reviewed CBD products in Europe. If your question is not answered below you can reach out to our Elements of Green experts at hello@elementsofgreen.com

     

    Why Shop At Elements Of Green For CBD Products?

    Safety: All CBD products on Elements of Green have been independently tested for harmful additives that include; pesticides, heavy metals and chemicals. Each product is independently tested to ensure safety, consistency and quality for the consumer. All products have been tested to ensure they contain below 0.2% THC per serving. Premium Products: Our team of CBD experts have searched across Europe and the globe to source only the best quality products from premium manufactures that meet our high standards. Community: We are a family, join us on social media, interact with other consumers, utilize reviews and talk with others and determine what the best products are for you. Education: Have a question? Our team is ready, if not, enjoy our regular content updates on everything CBD whether it be new product information, industry developments, articles, news and more.

     

    What is CBD?

    Cannabidiol, commonly referred to as “CBD” is a non-psychoactive cannabinoid produced by hemp and cannabis plants. CBD is one of hundreds of known cannabinoids and can be starkly contrasted with tetrahydrocannabinol or “THC” which is known for its psychoactive effects. Research suggests the most common uses for CBD include; pain, anxiety, stress and sleep but there are countless others.

     

    What Are Cannabinoids?

    The most popular cannabinoids include CBD, THC and CBG but there are hundreds more. Cannabinoids are compounds that are synthesized by the cannabis or hemp plant. Cannabinoids interact with the endocannabinoid system within the human body.

     

    What Is Full Spectrum CBD Oil?

    Full spectrum CBD oil includes all of the compounds produced by the cannabis or hemp plant. This means that full spectrum CBD products have more terpenes (aromas) and other constituents within the oil than broad spectrum and CBD isolates. Full Spectrum CBD Oil products are increasingly popular as consumers want to experience the full benefits of the plant and its entourage effect.

     

    What Is Broad Spectrum CBD Oil?

    Broad spectrum CBD oil includes many additional compounds, but the THC has been completely removed. Athletes subject to testing requirements, for example, can look to Broad spectrum CBD products.

     

    What Is CBD Isolate?

    CBD Isolate products contain only CBD and have had all other terpenes and constituents removed.

     

    What Is The “Entourage Effect”?

    The entourage effect is used to describe the experience a consumer may feel when taking CBD in addition to other natural occurring components within the cannabis or hemp plant including a variety terpenes and other cannabinoids. This collection of cannabinoids and terpenes interacts with the endocannabinoid system to provide the “entourage effect”. It is possible to experience the entourage effect with full spectrum and broad spectrum CBD products; however, it is not possible with CBD isolates.

     

    Will CBD Products Provide Me With A “High Feeling”?

    Research indicates that CBD is non-psychoactive and does not produce a “high” for the consumer. All products sold on Elements of Green have been sourced from premium providers that have been lab tested verifying the THC content is below 0.2 per serving. This amount of THC is not significant enough to provide a psychoactive effect.

     

    THC Drug-Test Results?

    All CBD products carried on Elements of Green contain less than 0.2% THC by weight, per serving. If you are looking for 0% THC, please visit our selection of broad spectrum or isolate products.

     

    How Will I Feel After Taking CBD Products?

    This is dependent upon a few factors, the way your individual body processes the CBD, your height, weight and also the delivery methods selected, for example; capsules, tinctures and topicals can provide different results. Generally, CBD has been known to provide a feeling of relaxation.

     

    Does CBD Have Any Common Side Effects?

    According to certain studies and reports, side effects of taking CBD appear to be minimal. CBD interacts naturally with the bodies endocannabinoid system. However, before trying any products we recommend speaking with your doctor or health care professional. Elements of Green is proud to independently test the products carried on the platform for heavy metals, toxins and other potentially harmful additives. It is important to note, none of these products are intended to cure, treat or prevent any disease.

     

    Is CBD Natural?

    CBD is a naturally occurring compound within cannabis and hemp plants. We do not offer any synthetic CBD products on Elements of Green’s website.

     

    Is CBD Gluten Free or Vegan?

    CBD in its natural form is a plant-based compound and is gluten free. However, make sure to check the labels from the various products carried on Elements of Green as other elements, flavours and ingredients are included in certain products.

     

    What Is The Best Way to Take CBD?

    Elements of Green is proud to offer CBD across a variety of different delivery methods including; oils, capsules, and topicals among others. We recommend trying different products and delivery methods to determine what is best for you.

     

    What Is The Best CBD Serving Size??

    All of the brands carried on Elements of Green include the total milligrams of CBD per package or container. A serving size is determined by what is recommended by the brands carried on the platform and differs across products and product types. It is important to note, each person will react to CBD differently, we recommend beginning with a lower dose. If you do have more questions on serving size feel free to reach out to our team directly or consult your medical healthcare professional.

     

    Will CBD Cure My Ailment?

    The products carried and offered on Elements of Green are not intended to diagnose, cure, treat or prevent any disease. We recommended speaking with your healthcare professional or doctor before trying any CBD products carried on our website.

     

    I Am New To CBD, What Should I Try First?

    The Elements of Green team recommends beginning with capsules or tinctures to start. They are easy to use and come in a variety of CBD percentages, flavours and brands. More seasoned CBD users tend to look for products with a higher CBD concentration. All of the products available on the platform come with product descriptions to help the consumer select the best possible products.

     

    What Are CBD Topicals For??

    CBD Topicals are great for targeting specific areas on the body for relief. Elements of Green provides several different options of creams and balms across several brands for consumers to choose from. Topicals have become an increasingly popular product category and our team continues to search for only the best brands to offer consumers

     

    Am I able to add CBD to Food and Beverages?

    Absolutely, CBD can be added to a variety of food and beverages. Ask our team for ideas or visit our community Facebook page to learn about how others are dining with CBD.

     

    Which Products Do You Recommend?

    If you are new to trying CBD or would like a variety of products to determine what works best for you, it is our recommendation to try one of our many product “Gift Baskets” to sample a number of different products at an affordable price.

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