The power of blending essential oils with CBD
Essential oils have been used for years for health and medicinal purposes, such as beauty, aromatherapy, and natural medicines. Extracted and distilled from various parts of plants like flowers and stems, they are highly beneficial thanks to their special properties. Since they come from a natural source, they are antibacterial, antioxidant, and super healthy, as well as proven to provide powerful results.
Because of their gorgeous fragrances, essential oils are beneficial for your health and general well-being as they evoke the senses. Lavender is one of the most powerful essential oils and is extremely popular because it is a highly effective stress reliever. Its calming aroma relaxes the body and is even used to treat insomnia – just pop a few drops of it on your pillow for a better night’s sleep. Another powerful essential oil is lemon; proven especially effective for cleaning around the house because of its refreshing scent.
Why combine CBD with essential oils?
With more and more research coming out that shines a light on the reported health benefits of CBD and essential oils, people are starting to search for products combining the two and achieving some positive results.
CBD and essential oils are a natural complement to each other and the perfect way for you to boost your health and wellness. By mixing these two powerful wellness agents, you can find the relaxation, focus, or energy you need to meet any challenge. While it may sound intimidating, combining the two can be an easy part of your health routine that blends seamlessly with what you are already doing.
How CBD oil and essential oils work together
These two separate wellness paths work so well together because each brings its level of versatility. CBD is a stable substance that can be taken orally or absorbed through the skin. Aromatherapy, meanwhile, can be delivered in a variety of ways depending on your lifestyle. There is a path to using these two health powerhouses together that is right for anyone.
At hapihemp we have been passionate about holistic medicine for many years and believe in the power of plants.
We have spent a long time researching and testing various essential oil blends and what works with topical CBD products. We have both personally found that blending both has been so beneficial for us and you can read more about our journey here – https://www.cambridge-news.co.uk/news/cambridge-news/cannabis-cbd-oil-transformed-lives-18851763?fbclid=IwAR3cpojFvQMi0Hd0lnhmuIbzkrzyApYEsshRIShFAOzqfT2cwSGmo7o_36I
Boswellia and Turmeric feature a lot in our products as they both are extremely effective and help so many people.
Below are our favourite essential oils and some of their benefits:
Lavender essential oil is one of the most popular and well-known essential oils in the UK & is loved for its appealing scent and calming effects. It’s also thought to hold a range of medicinal properties based on traditional use.
Lavender oil is thought to have a range of benefits including calming the body and mind, and helping to promote better sleep, hence why we include it in our hapi sleep kit.
Studies have shown that Lavender can also have a calming effect, which is why it’s also popular in many CBD skincare products.
We include Lavender in our warming CBD massage oil and hand treatment cream.
Further, a few drops of lavender on a cotton handkerchief can provide a moment of relaxation when you are on the go. Keep it handy for traffic jams, awkward phone calls, and any time you would ordinarily feel your heart rate rising.
Boswellia or better known as Frankincense is an age-old natural remedy, people have used it for years to relieve pain, inflammation & joint care. Used in Ayurvedic medicine for hundreds of years, frankincense appears to offer certain health benefits.
You will find Boswellia in our CBD+ roller, which is our most potent CBD topical product, so this is a powerful roll on!
Chamomile is one of the most ancient medicinal herbs known to mankind and is most well-known for its soothing and relaxing properties.
The dried flowers of chamomile contain many terpenoids and flavonoids contributing to its medicinal properties. Chamomile is used for ailments in skincare, edibles, and drinks. Chamomile tea is probably one of the best-known herbal teas to aid with relaxation. Therefore, we use it in our hapi tranquil CBD tea as well as Valerian and other beneficial herbs.
rose Geranium is one of the nicest smelling oils and is a great Antioxidant. Research has shown that it works as a natural agent for improving your skin’s ability to heal itself from environmental toxins and exposure. It also has strong antimicrobial, antifungal, and antiviral properties.
Rose geranium is in our CBD+ roller which is extremely popular for use on feet, temples, neck, forehead, and knees.
Both lemons and lemon essential oil have been used in Ayurvedic medicine for thousands of years to treat all sorts of health issues. As a versatile oil, it also can aid in digestion and support healthy respiratory function when taken internally. Whether it is being diffused, taken internally, or applied topically, Lemon oil offers a variety of benefits.
With its vitamin C and antioxidants properties, it is a great multitasker. It’s known to aid with anxiety, mood, natural healing and is amazingly essential for your skin.
Clove essential oil
Clove essential oil has an exotic and rich aroma and a decadent warming effect when applied to the skin. Originating from East Indonesia and the Philippines, this grounding and revitalising oil can be added to pulse points while meditating for a grounding experience.
A popular ingredient for massage oils due to its rich aroma and its soothing warm feeling on the skin. Clove is one of the key ingredients in our CBD+ massage oil – as soon as it’s applied to your skin you feel the gentle warmth starting to help relax your body.
Known for its antiseptic properties, Clove oil may also aid with cold and flu like symptoms and general skin complaints.
Black Pepper essential oil
Although Black Pepper itself is frequently used in everyday life, the benefits of Black Pepper Essential Oil are not so widely known. Long known for its medicinal value, Black Essential Oil in aromatherapy can have a powerful impact on the skin, mind, and body.
Black Pepper Oil helps to improve circulation and can help to ease the pain of aching muscles. It’s also known to help aid with, digestion, discomfort and is popular for detoxifying as it stimulates the entire digestive system. As with the Clove oil, Black Pepper is a dominant oil in our CBD+ massage oil – due to its many benefits.
We also include Black Pepper powder in our CBD+ capsules due to its digestive strengths.
Turmeric is a yellow coloured spice that has been used for thousands of years as both a cooking ingredient and a medicinal herb. In the past couple of years, Turmeric has made a huge comeback after experts advising that it does have some pretty amazing health benefits.
Holistic health experts have long praised the health and wellbeing benefits of turmeric, with many people taking it daily for digestive issues & joint care.
Due to glowing reports, Turmeric features a holistic approach to medicine that originated in India, has long praised the health and wellbeing benefits of turmeric features heavily in three of our products.
CBD Superfood mix, which is a real treat for your digestive system!
CBD+ roller – a versatile CBD roll on that is a powerful & potent blend of oils.
CBD+ capsules – Not only do they contain Turmeric, but also Black pepper & Ginger. Scientists have also discovered that black pepper helps your body absorb Turmeric, so it makes these capsules much more effective.
Clary sage essential oil
This warming oil is steam distilled from the leaves and flowers. With naturally calming properties it helps to soothe your nerves and prepare your body and mind for a more restful night’s sleep. Along with Black Pepper and Clove, Clary Sage is in our warming CBD+ massage oil, which makes it a great wind down treatment to help at night if you are struggling to sleep.
Clary sage is known to help relaxation for restlessness, as well as alleviating negative emotions. Its name originates from the Latin Clarus”, meaning clear”. The art of aromatherapy can be traced back to the great ancient civilisations of Egypt, Greece, and Rome where essential oils were valued for their many uses.
The antioxidants and anti-inflammatory agents in avocado oil help your skin stay smooth, strong, and elastic. calm itchy skin. It can help with chapped and sunburnt skin as well as being a super hydrator. Avocado is one of the base oils in our popular massage oil and is a suitcase must have for those hot holidays!
Hopefully, you will agree that essential oils can make a difference in so many ways, whether that be cosmetic purposes, cleaning products, or simply pop in your medicine cabinet! Essential oils are no longer a thing of the past – it’s time to bring them from the hippy scene and into your home & of course mixed with CBD! All our topical CBD products feature these powerful oils to ensure effective results.
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