Pure CBD products, with no trace of THC, are not actually under the restrictions of the U.S DEA Controlled Substance Act! These products don’t have a psychoactive effect and are most often sold as a supplement instead of a medication… While different states entirely vary in their restrictions, CBD is able to be bought without a medical cannabis license. From anywhere in the country, CBD oils can be bought online and shipped through the mail and delivered to your front door. The government’s opinion on CBD is very confusing and seems to be focused on whether the CBD is extracted from hemp or marijuana. In the year of 2015, the FDA finally eased off regulatory restrictions and allowed CBD trials to proceed. CBD is being studied in the treatment of Parkinson’s disease, schizophrenia, various sclerosis, anxiety, diabetes and a whole lot more. There is hope now for people suffering from extreme illness and debilitating pain. CBD is normally diluted by a carrier oil, such as coconut or hemp seed oil, and supplied via a drop under the tongue. Tinctures are easily similar to oil however occasionally contain different ingredients, including vegetable glycerin alcohol, vinegar, ethanol or artificial flavoring. The effects of CBD oil or tinctures are felt typically within the hour. CBD infused foods and drinks are called edibles. The oils and tinctures are often added to smoothies, drinks and baked goods. Since the CBD must be digested and absorbed into the bloodstream, the effects can take several hours to set in. CBD lotions and creams are often used in the treatment of arthritis pain, sore muscles, inflammation and to target particular areas. The lotions interact with endocannabinoid receptors under the skin and are also really effective in treating eczema and psoriasis.