FAQ - Frequently Asked Questions
What is cannabidiol (CBD)? What is CBD oil?
Cannabidiol (CBD) is a naturally occurring constituent of industrial hemp/cannabis (Cannabis Sativa L). It is the most abundant non-psychoactive cannabinoid found in cannabis and is being scientifically investigated for various reasons. CBD oil is a cannabis oil that has significant amounts of cannabidiol (CBD) and considered to be among the purest super foods available.
It mainly contains CBD, OMEGA-3 and OMEGA-6.
The form of cannabis we use for our CBD oils is industrial hemp. We do not sell cannabis (Cannabis Indica, otherwise marijuana) in any shape or form.
What is hemp?
Hemp is the common name for plants of the entire genus Cannabis. This term is often used to refer only to Cannabis strains cultivated for industrial (non-drug) use.
Do I get high from CBD in the hemp oil?
ABSOLUTELY NO – The percent of THC in our CBD oil is very low 0%-0.2% so you won’ t get high at all.
How does CBD oil work?
Please make your research about cannabidiol and CBD oil through other trusted resources to educate yourself as to how cannabidiol and hemp may effect the human system. Hempoilshop products are not intended to diagnose, treat or cure any disease. Always check with your physician before starting a new dietary supplement program
How is hemp different than marijuana?
There is about 80-100 different cannabinoids in marijuana and in industrial hemp.
Industrial hemp is grown for its fibers and seeds, and has almost nonexistence levels of THC and relatively higher levels of CBD.
“Marijuana” is grown for high levels of THC, which is concentrated mostly in the flowers and trichomes of the plant. Hemp has been grown worldwide for more than thousands of years for industrial and medical purposes, making useful items like rope, clothing, sails, paper, animal foods and thousands of other products.
Are CBD and THC the same thing?
No, they are different compounds. CBD and THC are both cannabinoids, but THC is the cannabinoid that gets you “high” or “stoned”. CBD is non-psychoactive, meaning it won’ t get you “high.”
Is our CBD oil synthetic made?
No, Our CBD oil is a natural product of industrial hemp. The plants that we extract out CBD hemp oils from are grown and cultivated organically without herbicides or pesticides. Our extraction methods are also clean and do not require the use of chemicals or solvents. This allows us to attain an exceptionally high level of purity in our hemp oils. Your health and the health of the environment are our first priorities.
Is a standard hemp seed oil the same as a high CBD content CBD oil?
Absolutely not. Standard hemp oil, which can be found very cheaply at a grocery store, is a much different product than our Hemp CBD oil. Standard hemp oil is produced by cold pressing the seeds, whereas our CBD extract is a supercritical CO2 extraction of the hemp plant itself
Are there any negative side effects?
Cannabidiol, and other phytochemical constituents of cannabis are considered to be generally safe. In hemp’s thousands of years of use there has not been one recorded fatality or major illness contributed to it’ s use as far as we are aware, you must always consult your health advisor before consuming.
Where does our CBD oil come from?
All of our CBD Oil products come from only the best CBD companies Worldwide. The source crops come from 100% Organic cultivation of Cannabis Sativa L. and grown to strict organic certification standards (GMP). They are hand-harvested at the ideal moment to maximize the non-psychoactive cannabinoids. In the last few years, we are very selective in CBD (cannabidiol) quality and the highest and safest standards for our clients, this is why we have an exclusive partnership for Greece and Cyprus with the No1 CBD Oil company in Europe, Enecta™.
Where does our cosmetics come from?
CANNACURA Since 2002, CANNACURA team is engaged in the cultivation of legal cannabis varieties in organic (BIO) agricultural production and unique cannabis extracts. All production of trompetol and CANNABIOS is manufactured in a certified hygienic operation in the Czech republic. In 2005, they’ve launched the first product containing cannabinoid complex, including anti-inflammatory cannabidiol (CBD).
They do not contain artificial colors, silicones, PEG-chemicals, perfumes, artificial preservatives. To stabilize them and for their good sensory properties, mainly natural substances and unique processes of manufacturing are used.
What is Ambrosia e-liquids?
Ambrosia CBD is a unique series of liquids for electronic cigarette made from endoca® partners, enecta®. Infused with Cannabidiol (CBD), extracted from Cannabis Sativa L. / Hemp insuring the top quality of its CBD characteristics.
Is CBD Legal in Greece?
Under the framework of European and international legislation and by the law’s alteration regarding the cultivation of industrial cannabis in April 2016 in Greece, now its completely legal to cultivate industrial hemp (Cannabis Sativa L or hemp) and its by products.
With the release of the cultivation of industrial hemp (Cannabis Sativa L or hemp) hovering in Greece we aim to allocate markets best innovative biological products made from organic crops from recognized and awarded European companies with many years of experience in the field.
We have the pleasure to share and distribute industrial hemp products, thus contributing to the adoption of a healthier lifestyle. Cannabis may save the the environment and take a leading part in our everyday lives.