CBD vs Hemp Oil Extract

I get a lot of questions about the difference between CBD and hemp oil extract. Plus, people ask me why the difference in price. And, are there differences in quality and benefits?

Well, let's go over these topics.

First off, CBD is extracted from the flowers, leaves, and stems of the hemp plant (cannabis sativa). Hemp oil only comes from the seed of the hemp plant. Both have their benefits but in different ways.

To extract hemp oil, the seeds are cold pressed meaning no heat or chemicals, like they do with olives to make olive oil. The cost of processing is minimal, so the cost is minimal. You can read a full article right here- https://ministryofhemp.com/blog/making-hemp-seed-oil/.

Now, to extract CBD oil from the flower, leaves, and stems of the hemp plant involves a more costly process, which you can read here- https://vaping360.com/learn/cbd-extraction-methods/. After reading that article, you will understand just one reason why CBD is more expensive.

Hemp seed oil contains many nutrients including vitamin C, calcium, and others. Plus, you get omega-3 and omega-6 fat, which can help with your heart. To see full benefits, check out https://www.webmd.com/diet/hemp-oil-good-for-you#1.

CBD, on the other hand, can be used to treat pain, anxiety, depression, skin conditions, and many more ailments, including PTSD. To see how CBD works on the body, please read https://www.healtheuropa.eu/cbd-understanding-how-cbd-works-with-our-bodies/96718/. For benefits, check out https://www.healthline.com/nutrition/cbd-oil-benefits#TOC_TITLE_HDR_4. This website talks about how CBD can help with cancer and cancer patients. The downside of CBD compared to hemp oil is that you get less nutrients and oils.

You can purchase hemp oil extracts almost everywhere, including Amazon. And, they are inexpensive compared to CBD products.

But, if you are looking for the qualities and benefits of CBD tinctures, gummies, etc..., then make sure to check out the product's 3rd party lab results. That will tell you exactly what you are getting.


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