Full Spectrum VS. Broad Spectrum VS. Isolate

  • Full spectrum pure CBD oil will contain trace amounts (.03%) of THC as well as a variety of other cannabinoids. 

  • Broad Spectrum pure CBD oil will contain all the cannabinoids with the exception of THC.

  • Isolates pure CBD are pure forms of the cannabinoid by itself without any terpenes or fats remaining. Because of the high 99%+ purity, isolates are typically in the form of a white powder.

A Deeper Look into Cannabinoids

There are over 100 different types of cannabinoids to date that are being proven to have therapeutic benefits for humans and pets. Here are the most common abbreviations and what they mean:

  1. CBC: Cannabichromene

  2. CBD: Cannabidiol

  3. CBD-A: Cannabidiol Acid

  4. CBD-V: Cannabidivarin

  5. CBG:Cannabigerol

  6. CBN: Cannabinol

  7. D8-THC: Delta 8 Tetrahydrocannabinol

  8. D9-THC: Delta 9 Tetrahydrocannabinol

  9. THC-A: Tetrahydrocannabinarian

  10. THC-V: Tetrahydrocannabivarin


CBC: Cannabichromene

Helpful with nausea, reducing symptoms that lead to vomiting and is both an anti-inflammatory and non- psychoactive.

CBD: Cannabidiol

Most people have heard this term and have varied experiences. In theory, the cannabinoid CBD is best for nausea, inflammation, anxiety and depression with neither non-intoxicating or psychotropic effects. Studies have also shown promising effects of CBD to encourage cell metabolism and it's being studied as a cancer inhibitor.

CBD-A: Cannabidiol Acid

There is no intoxication; this is effectively being used for relieving the fatigue from arthritis, Crohn's disease as well as chemotherapy. The cannabinoid is also considered antibacterial and has shown positive effects with anti-inflammation and receding tumor growth.

CBD-V: Cannabidivarin

This cannabinoid is known for aiding the receptors that prevent epileptic and convulsive behavior with no intoxication. It is currently being studied for pediatric epilepsy!

CBG: Cannabigerol

This is shown to be useful for IBD (Irritable Bowel Syndrome) and inflammation. In addition to being recognized as an antibacterial, it is shown to also block cancer cell receptors and is considered a vasodilator.

CBN: Cannabinol

The compound has a mild psychoactive response, slightly more so than CBD but much less than THC and tends to stimulate one's appetite. CBN is a non-intoxicating compound that is best known as the cannabinoid created when THC ages. For that reason, it’s usually present in high amounts in older cannabis. Studies on CBN have found that it may be a potent antibacterial agent. In lab settings, CBN was tested on strains of MRSA bacteria that are resistant to traditional antibiotics. Researchers found it to be a potent antibacterial agent against these resistant strains; it is also being tested as a neuroprotectant.

D8-THC: Delta 8 Tetrahydrocannabinol

This does have intoxicating effects with an analgesic. It also is attributed to appetite stimulation and is a neuro-protectant.

D9-THC: Delta 9 Tetrahydrocannabinol

As one of the better known cannabinoids in the plant, it has been shown to be effective in relieving glaucoma, depression and reducing nausea. Some patients have reported to its effectiveness with sleep apnea.

THC-A: Tetrahydrocannabinarian

Known for being an antispasmodic, anti-inflammatory and also being shown to inhibit different types of cancer growth. It is not intoxicating, non-psychoactive and effective with promoting nervous system and brain function as a neuro-protectant.

THC-V: Tetrahydrocannabivarin

Currently being studied for its ability to promote bone growth and found to have some psychotropic effects and can be an used as an appetite suppressant.


Is Hemp CBD federally legal?

CBD oils, which are processed from the hemp plant, are legal to possess under the new federal law as long as they, too, contain no more than 0.3 percent THC. ... Though now legal under federal law, CBD is still subject to regulation when it is sold with a claim of therapeutic benefit.

Is CBD in hemp?

CBD stands for Cannabidiol, which is a compound extracted from the hemp plant. It is one of more than 100 unique compounds found in hemp, known as cannabinoids. ... In fact, CBD can actually counteract the psychoactivity of THC, the component of marijuana that makes you feel “high.”

Will CBD show on drug test?

Cannabidiol (CBD) shouldn't show up on a drug test. However, many CBD products contain trace amounts of delta-9-tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), marijuana's main active ingredient. If enough THC is present, it will show up on a drug test. This means that in rare cases, using CBD might lead to a positive drug test.

Can you smoke hemp?

Advocates have long differentiated marijuana, the psychoactive cannabis flower that people smoke, from hemp, marijuana's non-psychoactive relative. But these days, more people are smoking hemp even though they're unlikely to get stoned. ... They carefully cultivate hemp flowers specifically for smoking.

Is CBD better than hemp?

The oil is rich in healthy omega-3 fatty acids, so it can do wonders for your skin, but beyond that it doesn't have the same benefits as a CBD oil. ... The hemp extract oils that are the basis of CBD products are made from the flowers and leaves of the hemp plant, where all those beneficial phytocannabinoids live.

Does CBD oil get you high?

Cannabidiol (CBD) is a cannabinoid, a type of natural compound found in cannabis and hemp. ... CBD doesn't cause a high like THC. CBD does have some positive health benefits, like helping people with anxiety and depression. If you're seeking out CBD as a means to get high, you won't experience that

Does hemp get you high?

Industrial hemp is rich in CBD and other cannabinoids like terpenes, but extremely low in THC, so hemp does not get you high. THC tends to be concentrated in the flowers or buds of marijuana plants.

Can you legally possess hemp flower?

Yes. Unlike medicinal cannabis, hemp flower has no limit on the amount a person can posses federally. State and local laws may be different from state tot state. Check with you individual state laws for accurate pssession limits.