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What is Vegetable Glycerin and 5 Benefits of Combining it with CBD

Vegetable Glycerin,
(also glycerol) is a colorless, odorless liquid that is sweet tasting and
non-toxic, obtained from soybeans, coconut or palm oils for use in foods,
cosmetics, and pharmaceutical industries. It is used topically to attract and
lock skin moisture causing softening and smoothening of the skin. Its pH levels
are very close to that of the natural skin, meaning that it is a gentle option
for all skin types. It cleanses the skin without compromising the skin pores,
at the same time facilitating the absorption of other essential ingredients by
the skin.

Cannabidiol oil (CBD)
is a chemical compound derived directly from the marijuana plant for use in
numerous health purposes. CBD
oil

combined
with vegetable glycerin provides all the benefits in easy to use and great
tasting formulations. The tincture can be mixed with rubs, moisturizers, and
creams or can also be added to beverages to taste. However, in whatever
circumstances, cannabidiol should be taken in regulated amounts to give the best effects.

5
Benefits of CBD and Vegetable Glycerin Tincture

  • Skin
    Care
  • Oils
    from different plants such as hemp oil are used as moisturizers for the skin.
  • Tincture
    reduces skin dryness and alleviates itching and irritation.
  • The
    mixture contains anti-inflammatory properties which protect the skin against
    aging while soothing the skin.
  • It
    helps to heal a damaged skin through the combination of fatty acids and other
    vitamins which interacts with cell receptor that regulates the immune system.
  • Glycerol
    protects the skin against wind and cold.
  • CBD
    honey
    can also be used as a cleanser to clean the face,
    keeping the skin sanitized and free of acne-causing bacteria.
  • For
    people with sensitive skin, glycerol is safe for use as it is non-toxic.
  • Use
    of the tincture leaves the skin hydrated and soft.
  • Healthy
    Benefits

Extracted cannabis oils
have the potential for the treatment and management of certain diseases and
disorders such as:

  • Hemp
    oils contain Omega-3 and fatty acids, substances that have been proven to
    support heart health and promote cardiovascular functions.
  • Reduced
    risks of heart diseases and is seen as an effective and natural way to treat
    and prevent high blood pressure.
  • Marijuana
    and glycerin combinations are responsible for pain-relieving effects. The
    endocannabinoid system contained in the body helps regulate different functions
    in the body.
  • Combination
    of glycerol and the right amount of cannabis helps reduce symptoms and side effects
    related to cancer such as pain and vomiting.
  • CBD
    oils
    help treat acne due to their anti-inflammatory
    properties and ability to reduce sebum production.
  • Glycerol
    is used to treat cerebral edema, a condition characterized by fluid in the
    brain resulting in a stroke.
  • The
    vitamins and minerals found in the mixtures help in boosting brain functions.
  • Research
    also indicates that the combination also contains anti-tumor properties which
    can result in the death of tumor cells especially when it comes to colon cancer
    and leukemia.
  • CBD
    has been successfully used in to stop the spread of cancer cells.
  • The
    tincture is also used for activating the omega-3 fatty acids responsible for
    hormones released in the body, reducing menstrual pains and cramps.
  • Cannabis
    extracts also contain anti-toxins that are vital for keeping the body clean and
    healthy.
  • Strong,
    Long and Black Hair

If you have been
struggling with hair loss and breakage, worry no more; glycerol is one of the
best solutions.

  • Apply
    the tincture on the scalp to repair the broken hair and strengthen it.
  • Wash
    the damaged hair and apply glycerol for two weeks and wait for the results.
  • Cannabis
    extract helps to darken and improves hair growth.
  • The
    mixture also keeps the hair moisturized.

Vegetable glycerin is
quickly absorbed into the skin, making it a suitable skin care options for most
people.

  • Getting
    Rid of Hangovers

Everyone likes going
out and having fun, but no one wants the head-splitting hangovers that occur the
next morning. Hangovers are symptoms like headache and nausea that occur the
following morning after taking too much alcohol. Specifically, hang-overs can
be treated with a combination of vegetable glycerin and all natural CBD
honey
(an infusion of honey and CBD oil).

CBD works in curing
headaches because it reduces inflammation, which causes a headache. The antioxidants in the honey counter
the toxins in the body by breaking any alcohol in the body system into smaller
particles. The broken particles are easily absorbed, and relief offered
immediately.

  • Combat
    Anxiety, Depression and Sleep Disorders

For many years, CBD has
been used to treat physiological health conditions. Research shows, it can also
be used to treat a range of mental health conditions such as anxiety and
depression. As we have also seen, CBD works well in treating serious sleeping
disorders such as insomnia. Depression and anxiety are mental health conditions
which can have devastating impacts on your wellbeing, and according to reports,
the latter can lead to disability.

CBD can interact with
the receptors in the brain to regulate moods and overall behavior of a person.
More so, CBD help to relieve anxiety, one of the well-known causes of sleep
disorders. The calming effects on the endocannabinoid system improve sleep,
where enough night sleep is essential for optimum well-being and self-care. Surprisingly,
when CBD is combined with vegetable glycerin, the above effects are
twofold. 

Conclusion

In conclusion, the
combination of cannabis oils and vegetable glycerin is an incredibly valuable remedy
that can be used to reduce the severity of various health conditions such as
cancer, diabetes, and arthritis. This combination is gaining momentum in the
health sector with some anecdotal evidence showing that it can be used to treat
chronic pains and anxiety. What would work better than two natural remedies
coming together to serve a common purpose – improve your health?