The COVID-19 pandemic has, in a matter of weeks, turned the world upside down for most of us. And as we wash our hands more frequently, maintain our social distancing and keep an eye on the news as we wait for things to return to normal, it’s natural to feel a heightened sense of stress. After all, none of us has ever been through anything like this before, so feelings of uncertainty and fear, plus having our normal routines completely upended, make a perfect recipe for higher levels of stress.
Fortunately, if you’re dealing with added stress these days, CBD products from Hemp Bombs may be able to help. Relying on our premium CBD products to help you keep calm and relieve stress can be useful in these trying times. Whether you’re trying to adjust to working from home full time or you still have to report to your usual workplace, whether you’re dealing with children stuck inside with an abundance of pent-up energy or are struggling to adjust to any of the other unexpected changes to daily life you may be going through, keeping your stress levels in check can only help.
But first, it’s important to understand what CBD is and how exactly it may help you relieve stress.
What Is CBD?
CBD stands for cannabidiol, a compound that occurs naturally in hemp and marijuana plants. CBD is often confused with THC, the cannabinoid in marijuana plants responsible for producing a psychoactive “high” feeling, but CBD is not intoxicating.
How Does CBD Work?
CBD is becoming increasingly popular in the health and wellness industry due to its many reported benefits, but how exactly does this compound work? The answer lies in the endocannabinoid system, or ECS, a biological network found in every human brain. Composed of receptors, endocannabinoids, and enzymes, the ECS is thought to be responsible for regulating a variety of important bodily functions, including mood, memory, pain sensation, appetite, circadian rhythm, and more. It is also responsible for maintaining homeostasis, which is the way your body regulates proper balance and function.
The ECS interacts with endocannabinoids produced naturally within the body, and early scientific studies have shown that CBD may work similarly with your ECS. Taking premium CBD supplements from a reputable manufacturer like Hemp Bombs may be a great way for you to boost the functionality of your ECS and take advantage of a number of potential health and wellness benefits.
How Can CBD Benefit Me?
The research is ongoing, but many people are turning to CBD as a natural, plant-based supplement and users commonly report that adding CBD to their regular regimen has helped promote:
- Stress and anxiety relief – CBD has been shown to encourage calm and peace of mind to help provide relief from occasional stress and anxiety.
- A good night’s rest – Whether you’ve always had problems falling – or staying – asleep, or if current events have caused you to become restless at night, CBD promotes a sense of relaxation and calm throughout the body that may help you get a better night of sleep.
- Complete comfort – Many CBD users report that this compound helps them find an overall calm, relaxed state of body and mind. If you find yourself unable to de-stress of late, CBD may help ease your mind and relax your body.
- A balanced lifestyle – CBD may be useful in promoting positivity and an enhanced sense of well-being, so no matter how the current situation has affected your mindset, CBD may help you find a better sense of balance.
Now that you know a little bit more about CBD, how it works, and the benefits it may offer, we’ve put together a list of our top five CBD products that may help you deal with the stress of the COVID-19 pandemic:
- CBD Gummies – One of our tastiest and easiest-to-administer CBD products, our CBD Gummies are a simple and fun way to get your daily serving of CBD and relieve some stress. Available in original, high potency, and sleep formulations, you can select the gummies that work best for your needs. No matter which ones you choose, our CBD Gummies taste great and allow you to easily customize your intake.
- CBD Oil – Available in multiple potencies and a wide variety of delicious flavors, our CBD Oil is one of the most versatile products in our selection. Whether you create a fun mixed drink with one of our great-tasting flavored options, add our unflavored oil to any food or drink you can think of, or simply take your CBD Oil directly under the tongue, you can easily take advantage of CBD’s stress-relieving properties with our CBD Oil.
- CBD Pain Freeze – Like many of us, you may be taking more walks around the neighborhood to get some fresh air, sunshine, and exercise while other activities are no longer available. If recent changes to your exercise routine have left you with increased muscle soreness, try our CBD Pain Freeze. Formulated with premium CBD and cooling menthol, this pain rub can help provide soothing relief from soreness and aches.
- CBD Pet Oil – If your pup has pent-up energy from not being able to visit the dog park or is barking like crazy while you’re trying to work from home, try our CBD Pet Oil. Available in multiple potencies and two flavors (chicken and beef) that dogs love, our CBD Pet Oil is a tasty treat that may help your dog find a greater sense of calm.
- CBD Bath Bombs – A nice, hot bath is always a great way to relieve stress, and adding one of our CBD Bath Bombs only enhances the relaxation. One of the newest additions to our product line, these bath bombs are available in three different varieties – or, try the sample pack containing one of each type! Add one of our CBD Bath Bombs to the tub for a soothing soak that will help fizz away some of your stress and anxiety.
Why Hemp Bombs?
No matter which of our premium CBD products you choose to help relieve stress, you can trust in the quality of every Hemp Bombs product. That’s because we maintain control over the entire manufacturing process, from plant to product, in our more than 100,000 square feet of facility space.
We source our raw CBD from premium Industrial Hemp grown by federally licensed American farmers, and our raw CBD comes with full-panel Certificates of Analysis (COAs) ensuring that it is free of residual solvents, metals, mycotoxins, and pathogens. We then manufacture our products in-house following current Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMPs) and thoroughly lab test every CBD product we make at multiple points along the way. This includes in-process tests, final product checks, and then third-party testing by an ISO-certified lab. This rigorous testing ensures that the CBD products you buy from Hemp Bombs are safe, potent, and contain less than 0.3% THC, which makes them federally legal. For maximum transparency, we publish our lab tests directly on our website, where you can easily look up the results based on the batch number printed on your product’s label.
There are an ever-growing number of CBD companies on the market, so it can be hard to know which one to choose. But at Hemp Bombs, we’re dedicated to making CBD products you can trust to be of the highest quality, safe to use, and beneficial to your health and wellness.
To learn more about Hemp Bombs and our industry-leading selection of premium CBD products that can help you relieve stress throughout these difficult times – or at any point in your life – visit our website today. For additional information about COVID-19, visit the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention at www.cdc.gov.