Frequently asked questions

What is CBD?

CBD is one of many cannabinoids active ingredients found in the industrial hemp (Cannabis sativa L.) plant. CBD is an abbreviation for Cannabidiol. Unlike THC, CBD does not have any psychotropic properties but many other positive effects

What is the endocannabinoid system (ECS)?

The endocannabinoid system discovered in the 1990’s by Professor Raphael Mechoulam – is found across all cells in the mammalian body. The ECS works to achieve and maintain homeostasis (stability) within the body by using a network of CB1 and CB2 receptors. Endocannabinoids are natural cannabinoids produced by your body. Phytocannabinoids are produced by the cannabis plant eg. THC, CBD, CBG etc.

What is the difference between CBD and THC?

THC and CBD have similar molecular structures, but slightly different arrangement of the atoms and this difference in arrangement accounts for the different effect these 2 cannabinoids have on the body. CBD and THC are similar in structure to the bodys own endocannabinoids which allows easy interaction. THC is psychoactive while CBD is non-psychotropic. Numerous studies prove that CBD can “counteract the effect” of THC.

What is the recommended daily dose of CBD drops for healthy people?

This amount differs per person. RDA is 30mg daily.

How do you use the CBD drops?

CBD drops can be used daily for the balance of body and spirit. Apply 2-3 times daily to the required area.

How does the CBD balm apply?

CBD balm can be used as frequently as needed. Apply to the area in need of extra attention, extra soothing and extra relaxation. Both the CBD oil and CBD balm are made from food grade ingredients – don’t put it on your skin if you cannot eat it.

What are CBD infused moisturizers?

The best solution for youthful looking radiant skin. The best plant based ingredients are chosen to care for your body’s largest organ. CBD rejuvenates the skin.

What method is used to obtain the CBD?

CBD comes from organic grown industrial hemp in Slovenia. The CBD is extracted using an advanced supercritical C02 procedure (which is an organic certified extraction procedure for food grade extracts). Our organic hemp contains vitamins, minerals, proteins, amino acids and essential fatty acids.

Can children use Pura Vida Organic CBD infused products?

Yes, there are many reports and stories of parents using CBD products on their children.

Are Pura Vida Organic CBD products legal in Europe?

Yes, as long as the THC content is <0.2% they are legal.