Category Archives: CBD 101

Information and Education for CBD First-Time Users

RVD’s Tips On How To Take CBD

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Which CBD product is right for you? Knowing what CBD to take is really the second step. Here at RVDCBD we want to ensure you have success straight out of the gate, so let’s talk. First and foremost, frequency is key. Second, choosing which product depends on how fast you need results, which is determined […]

What the Heck is a Concentrate

A CBD concentrate is a product that contains very high levels of cannabidiol, or CBD. Here are the most common types of concentrate: DABS (https://weedmaps.com/learn/cbd/cbd-dabs) Crystal or powder: Pure CBD isolate contains virtually nothing but the crystalline CBD compound and comes in a powdery form. Wax: Wax is a slightly darker, oily substance, generally for dabs or […]

The Big 3 CBDs…Broad, Full, and Isolate

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Slandered Cannabis Unfortunately, some manufacturers misuse the 3 CBDs’ terms like cannabidiol, CBD, and other cannabis related terms interchangeably. CBD comes from one of two types of cannabis plant: hemp or marijuana. Once Hemp CBD is extracted, it has lower THC levels than Marijuana CBD. It doesn’t matter what the source of the extracted CBD is because […]

What does 420 mean anyway?

Believe it or not 420 started with 5 Teens Back in the 1970s in California the five teens hung out by a wall outside their San Rafael school. This meeting spot inspired the groups nickname—“the Waldos.” Although two of the original five still prefer to remain anonymous, the three live to set the record straight. In the fall of […]

State-to-State CBD & THC Laws

Which CBD products are legal in which state? CBD (cannabidiol) is a compound derived from the cannabis plant. Cannabis has been federally illegal since 1937. As long as cannabis has been illegal, so has CBD—even though it has no intoxicating qualities. But CBD & THC laws changed in 2018. To be clear, the CBD & […]

CBD 101

What is CBD? Cannabidiol, more commonly known as CBD, is by far one of the most studied compounds of the 116-plus known cannabinoids found in industrial hemp. Being a natural compound of the plant, CBD can make up nearly 40 percent of hemp’s contents. Unlike THC, CBD is non-intoxicating, which means it will not get you […]