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🍋 The Power of Myrcene 🍋

  WHAT IS MYRCENE?  Myrcene is a terpenoid, a type of compound certain plants will make to help defend themselves and reproduce successfully. Terpenoids can be found in the essential oil of plants along with other organic chemicals such as alkaloids. In Cannabis, these oils are produced in the resinous glands known as trichomes.  Terpenoids, in combination with other alkaloids and phytocannabinoids, are responsible for the aroma, taste, and colorful appearance of plants. It is these compounds that provide the medicinal and healing effects that make plants like Cannabis so revered by herbal medicine. Myrcene is found in several plants including: Mangos (Mangifera indica), Hops (Humulus lupus), Lemongrass (Cymbopogon citratus), Bay Leaves (Laurus nobilis), Thyme (Thymus vulgaris), Verbena (Verbena officinalus),...

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🏺 CBD and Skincare: Using Nature's Medicine to Keep Your Body and Nourished and Rejuvenated 🏺

This blog discusses how CBD is naturally a great compound to utilize with skincare and personal hygiene products. It discusses how CBD reacts with our skin, our largest organ in the human body, and how it provides medicinal and therapeutic benefits such as anti-inflammation, muscle relaxation, and releasing of nervous tension.

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☕️ CBD and Coffee: Providing an Extra Boost in the Morning! ☕️

Coffee is Good for You!             Everyone loves to wake up in the morning to a fresh cup of hot coffee! Coffee has been appreciated for hundreds of years by various peoples all over the world, especially for its stimulating and energizing effects! A good source of antioxidants and caffeine, black coffee in moderation has been suggested to have positive effects on the cardiovascular system as well, including reducing the risk of heart disease (American Heart Association, 2018). The versatility of coffee is easily demonstrated by the large variety of roasts and flavor options. Coffee can be complemented with Herbs:  In fact, it is very common to add additional ingredients to coffee to help improve the taste, aroma, and even...

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