CBD seems to be making its way into everything these days.
I mean seriously.
Here’s a list of products that now have “CBD-infused” or “CBD-inspired” versions:
The latest newcomer to add to the list? CBD patches.
Even though patches have been around for almost 40 years as a method for delivering ingredients into the bloodstream, they’ve only recently gained popularity as a vehicle for getting your CBD fix.
Fun fact: The first transdermal patch was approved by the FDA in 1979. Its use was to deliver a drug that helped with motion sickness.
But the way most of us know patches is through their link to nicotine, where they were popularized as a way for tobacco users stop smoking.
Because of its discrete nature, slow delivery and rapid absorption, patches were the perfect way for smokers to get their nicotine high without smoking cigarettes.
Since CBD users are after after similar perks, patches seemed like a great option. But do they work? And is it just as effective as other ways of getting your CBD?
In this post, we’ll answer that question and reveal everything you need to know about the newest and trendiest way to get your CBD.
First, though, let’s talk about the ingredient that makes a CBD patch work.
CBD is short for cannabidiol. Simply put, this is a chemical compound that naturally occurs in cannabis and hemp plants. It has several medicinal uses, and it’s popular in edibles and oils. CBD promotes a feeling of calm and relaxation when you take it.
Also, unlike tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), CBD isn’t psychoactive. This means that it won’t get you feeling “high” when you take it.
So, what is CBD oil? CBD oil is an oil made by extracting CBD out of the hemp or cannabis plant. Once the oil is extracted, it gets diluted with a carrier oil like hemp seed or coconut oil. It’s then bottled and sold.
CBD oil works on your body’s endocannabinoid system. This system’s primary goal is to help your body adapt to any outside stress points. Your body naturally produces endocannabinoids. Since CBD is a phytocannabinoid, it works to mimic your body’s natural endocannabinoids.
You have receptors for cannabinoids in your immune, nervous, and digestive system. This means that CBD oil will interact with almost every bodily system you have. It’s not a cure-all, but CBD oil can perform many beneficial functions.
Which is why many people (and many companies) were so excited to put into a patch. So people could enjoy the benefits in an ultra-convenient, peel and stick supplement.
Imagine a large Band-aid™-like piece of plastic infused with CBD that you can peel and stick anywhere on your skin.
That’s what a CBD patch is. Unlike CBD oil itself, a patch isn’t oil or wet. It’s dry so it can stick to your skin.
Many people like to put them on venous parts of they body — like their ankles, arms, or wrists — because they’re looking for higher absorption rates into the bloodstream in those areas.
CBD patches work through a complex chemical reaction with your body.
Essentially, your body’s heat activates the patch and causes it to release a small amount of CBD molecules and any other ingredients included in the patch.
Some patches contain things like THC, melatonin, caffeine, and more.
Once these things are absorbed through your skin, they make their way into your bloodstream where your body can process the compounds.
And it’s then that you can begin experiencing the benefits.
We like to say it’s like an IV without the needles.
Many people prefer transdermal delivery because unlike other methods of consuming CBD, it completely bypasses your lungs, liver, and stomach.
These are traditional organs where your body filters or breaks down the cannabinoid.
So, in theory, you should get 100 percent of the medicinal value of the CBD by choosing this method of delivery.
But, just like the entire CBD industry, more research needs to be done before we can draw concrete conclusions around the benefits and uses CBD patches.
If you’re researching the CBD patches, it’s like you know the profound benefits that CBD oil can have on your stress, sleep, skin, inflammation and more.
But maybe you’re looking for the benefits that come unique to CBD patches?
In this instance, it’s all about absorption.
The reason is, your stomach and lungs are very good at preventing chemicals from entering your bloodstream.
So when you’ve ingested or inhaled something harmful, your stomach can help!
But when you’ve ingested or inhaled something beneficial (like CBD), it means you don’t experience the full effect.
But with a CBD patch, you bypass your filtering organs so more of the CBD makes it into your bloodstream. That means you need less CBD to feel the effects and experience the benefits.
We actually get asked this question a lot. Our response?
But you need to do your research.
Because when it comes to CBD oil and CBD patches, all products are not created equally.
The truth is many CBD companies cut corners and end up producing oils that may inhibit and, in some cases, even reverse(!) the health benefits a quality CBD oil should provide.
For example, some companies use harsh chemicals like butane to extract the CBD molecules from the cannabis plant.
Here’s the thing: This practice works extremely well for extraction, but it comes at a cost …
Those harsh extractants can leave behind dirty toxins and dangerous resins … which I probably don’t have to tell you is not good.
At Hemple, we decided to do something about this.
We spent months working to develop a way for you to absorb more of what you spend your hard earned money on.
And we came up with patent-pending technology: N-Osmo™.
N-Osmo™ is an extraction system that uses clean, ultrasonic therapy to shrink CBD oil molecules. This process allows the CBD to pass easily through the cell wall and get to work, so you feel in control – fast.
So you’ll get the fast and efficient relief you love about using a vape pen, without the vape.
And you get the higher absorption rate many seek with patches, but you still have the more versatile (and cost-effective) CBD oil.
When you combine our organically grown, CO2 extracted, broad spectrum cannabinoids with this rapid absorption technology, you get a CBD oil unlike any other in the world.
In fact, it’s up to 10x more efficient than a traditional tincture, so you feel good up to 10x faster.
With our N-Osmo™ CBD Oil, we wanted to raise the bar for what to expect from your CBD oil. And that’s exactly what we did.
Not only is our N-Osmo™ CBD Oil absorbed 10x better than other oils and even many patches, but it’s free of pesticides, herbicides, mold, fungi and dangerous mycotoxins. We make sure of this by using cutting-edge testing and world-class equipment to ensure our products are safe and healthy.
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And, of course, just like with all our products, N-Osmo™ CBD Oil comes with our 30-day, Money-Back Guarantee.
So there’s nothing to lose, and benefiting from N-Osmo™ CBD Oil couldn’t be easier. Just put 1 drop on your tongue with breakfast and 1 drop before bed, and let science do the rest.
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Why would I make such an offer? Simply put: I believe in this product and I know once you give it a try, you will too. And if you don’t absolutely love it, I’ll give you a full refund with no questions asked, just send back the empty bottle … so there is zero risk for you to try it today!