The seemingly remarkable health benefits and uses of pure natural CBD oil are still being researched upon. But considering the recent trends and a steep rise in demand for medicinal cannabis, one thing is prominent – CBD is here to stay.
Cannabidiol is perceived to have innumerable benefits on human health and can help alleviate the symptoms of relief, anxiety, depression, seizures, autoimmune disorders, and other ailments.
The best thing about CBD oil is they do not get you high or give that stoned feeling, which you will otherwise experience by ingesting THC, a psychoactive cannabinoid found in marijuana.
Effective relief management is regarded as one of the key therapeutic benefits of using CBD oil. Since decades, cannabis has been used to relieve relief associated with various health conditions.
However recently, cannabidiol has gained significance because of its non-psychoactive properties and potential ability to relieve the symptoms of relief and inflammation. Therefore, CBD oil topical creams and salves have made their way to the homes of numerous CBD users. Applied topically, these are believed to be a great therapy to give you relief from acute localized or chronic relief, as in relief.
But is it Legal to Use CBD Oil Salve and Cream?
Whether using CBD oil salve or lotion is legal or not depends on an integral factor – from where the oil is sourced? Pure natural CBD oil is derived from hemp plant, which is a type of cannabis sativa plant, and contains less than the permissible amount of THC – 0.3%. Such CBD oils are non-psychoactive and do not get you the ‘high’ or any side effects as associated with THC. Hemp plants are industrially grown in the USA for use in medicinal purposes. Therefore, using it is legal in all 50 states of America.
There is another type of CBD oil that is extracted from marijuana plants, which is another variety of cannabis sativa. These contain a higher percentage of THC and are legal only in few states, depending on the medical condition you want to use it for. So, before you make a home-made salve, make sure you source only the best-quality, cannabidiol-rich, pure and natural CBD oil.
How to Make CBD Oil Salve at Home?
If you want quick and effective therapeutic results for your relief condition or other ailment that needs localized CBD oil application, using a salve or cream is a good idea. You can choose to buy one online or make it at home. It’s simple and quick. Here is the recipe for you:
Ingredients – To make 10 ounces of CBD oil salve, you will need:
- 1 cup pure natural CBD oil
- 1 ounce refined/unrefined shea butter (you can also use any other carrying oil such as coconut oil or olive oil)
- 1 ounce fresh beeswax
Take a large pot and fill it with few inches of water. Put it on the gas oven and place a smaller pot or a glass Pyrex onto it to have a double boiler system. Now add the CBD oil into the smaller vessel and gently simmer the water in the large vessel.
Now slowly add the beeswax to the oil and stir frequently. Let the wax to dissolve completely and then add shea butter into the mixture. Continue stirring it until the butter mixes well. Your DIY CBD oil salve is ready to pour in any desired tin or container. Make sure you pour the mixture while it is hot and allow it to solidify for about 1-2 hours.