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Modern-Day Hemp Brands: Significance And Concerns

The usage of Cannabis sativa commonly referred as marijuana in the arena of folk medicine, has been reported repeatedly. Different parts of this plant be it leaves, flowers, seeds, etc., have been utilized for treating sleeping disorders, pain, and anxiety for centuries. Hemp is the common term, which takes a number of cannabis varieties under its ambit. Products like CBD (Cannabidiol) and THC (Tetrahydrocannabinol), are one of the most popular hemp products derived from hemp directly or indirectly and made available by various #1 hemp brand worldwide.

Benefits conferred by hemp-based products

  • Seeds and oil of hemp is rich in fiber, protein, omega-3 and omega-6 fatty acids and thus possess a good nutritional value
  • Reduce the severity of skin skin-related diseases viz., eczema and dermatitis
  • Improves cardiovascular health
  • Secondary metabolites like terpenes, flavonoids, and  tocopherols, produced by the hemp plants act as antioxidants prevent the risk of developing tumors
  • Treating osteoporosis by increasing bone density
  • Other than medicinal purposes it is also widely employed in other industries, including textiles, paper, biofuel, dietary supplements, rope making, to name a few.
  • Convenient to grow and take care of owing to its ability to grow in a variety of environments

Top brands of hemp-basedproducts

Although there is a long list of companies building upon efficient hemp brands but only a few have the ability to do justice with quality of product and acquirecustomers’ satisfaction. Both full spectra, as well as broad-spectrum hemp products,are made available in the market. Some companies specialize in synthesizing a specific type of hemp product. Well the transparency in publishing their third-party laboratory testing results and quality certifications, are most important to build the trust of the buyer in the specific brand. It becomes all the more important as many of these hemp-based products that have flooded the market, especially in recent, are not approved by FDA (Food and Drug Administration). Though a few brands have received the GRAS status (Generally RecognizedAs Safe). Some also takes up organic farming besides making the data of testing available to the public. Nevertheless, the customers might face issues like delayed deliveries, problems in refunding, to determine the dosage of topical, etc. In addition, these products are very expensive and suffer certain side effects like nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, anxiety, etc. Therefore, only  the brand which has followed a decent manufacturing process and undertaken third-party studies, must be preferred for buying any hemp-based product.